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Anna Willis

Recruitment Consultant Phone: 0121 236 1662

Sector Focus: Supply Chain & Procurement
Disciplines: Supply Chain | Procurement | Logistics 

I recruit for temporary, permanent and contract roles for the Supply Chain and Procurement sectors. I really enjoy the ‘team’ atmosphere here at ASC Connections, it’s a happy and positive place to work. Most importantly the company allows and encourages growth of its employees.

Before recruitment....

I used to be a Dancer and Red Coat (jazz hands)

I couldn't live without....

My red lipstick! Oh and Sherlock Holmes - especially the BBC version starring Benedict Cumberbatch. Life would be dull without this!

 
 
 
 

ANNA WILLIS JOBS

 
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Key Account Manager

£45000 - £50000 per annum

Are you a passionate sales professional with experience of selling within the manufacturing sector?

Are you looking to work for a vibrant, dynamic company who are a world renowned brand?

Then we want to hear from you!

 

This is field based role with a base in Droitwich.

 

You will be responsible for:

  • Managing existing key accounts as well as developing new business
  • Managing new and existing customers
  • Maximise sales and converting leads
  • Offering customer support and advice
  • Negotiation

We would love to hear from you if you have had the following experience:

  • Sales and negotiation skills
  • Previous role as an Key Account Manager, Sales Executive, Field Sales Person or an Account Manager

Benefits:

  • Salary - £45000 up to £50000 depending on experience
  • Company car
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Bupa Health Care
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities.

 

If you're interested hearing more about the role then please apply online today!

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Anna Willis

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Purchasing Assistant

£9 - £10 per hour

Are you a purchasing professional looking for the next step in your career?

Are you looking to work for an innovative and inspiring company?

Then we want to hear from you immediately, do not miss out!!

You will be responsible for:

  • Assisting the purchasing manager and team
  • Purchasing and forecasting duties
  • Managing direct and indirect materials
  • Managing inventory levels
  • Assisting in identifying new suppliers
  • Stock control
  • Negotiation
  • General administrative duties

We would love to hear from you if you have had the following experience:

  • Negotiation and experience of working within a purchasing team
  • Previous role as a Purchasing Assistant, Assistant Buyer or Purchasing Administrator

Benefits:

  • This will be a temporary to permanent position paying £9.50 - £10.50 per hour
  • Pension and annual leave
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities.

If you're interested hearing more about the role then please apply online today!

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Anna Willis

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Senior Finance Analyst

£33000 - £35000 per annum

Are you an experienced Senior Analyst looking for a fantastic opportunity?

Do you have manufacturing industry experience?

Then we'd love to hear from you today!

The company is a successful manufacturing business growing year on year. Do not miss out on this opportunity!!!

You will be responsible for:

  • Managing cost comparisons to improve structure
  • Liaising with senior management to review financial information
  • Financial reporting
  • Identifying trends in financial performance and providing recommendations for improvement
  • Cost reporting, monitoring, tracking and analysing
  • Monthly and weekly cost analysis (asset controls, overtime and other related key cost indicators)
  • To calculate new and existing projects and to analyse
  • Assisting in month end closing
  • Develop and present cost saving calculation models

We would love to hear from you if you have had the following experience:

  • Previous experience and a Senior Financial Analyst or Senior Analyst
  • Ideally, you will have experience within the automotive industry

Benefits:

  • Salary - £35000
  • Full time, permanent position (Monday to Friday)
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities.

If you're interested hearing more about the role then please apply online today!

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Anna Willis

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Administrator

AN EXPERIENCED ADMINISTRATOR IS REQUIRED!!

Are you looking to work for a vibrant, dynamic company who are known worldwide? Then we'd love to hear from you!

The company is a successful manufacturing business that has established itself over the last fifty years.

You will be responsible for:

  • Providing administrative support to a busy training team
  • Liaising with in-house staff regarding training needs and booking courses
  • Managing and updating a database
  • Producing weekly and monthly reports for management
  • Data management
  • Customer service duties

We would love to hear from you if you have had the following experience:

  • Ideally a previous administrative role within a training role
  • You may have previously worked as an Administrator or Senior Administrator
  • Excellent IT skills: include Microsoft Excel and spreadsheets

Benefits:

  • This job is paying £23000
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities.
  • This a permanent and full time position

This job is easily commutable to anyone living in High Wycombe.

If you're interested hearing more about the role then please apply now!

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Anna Willis

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Senior Operations Manager

£47000 - £50000 per annum £4200 car allowance

A SENIOR OPERATIONS MANAGER IS REQUIRED!

Are you looking to work for a vibrant, dynamic company who work with some of the UK's biggest brands? Then we'd love to hear from you!

The company is a successful distribution business that has established itself over the last twenty years, and also are renowned for delivering the highest level of client service.

You will be responsible for:

  • Develop the on site management team
  • Improve the site and processes
  • Project management
  • Cost saving and budget management
  • Ensuring SLA's are adhered to and bettered
  • Managing all site activities
  • To ensure the site maximises profit
  • Working to targets
  • Colleague and customer relationship and rapport building
  • Negotiation
  • Analysing and reporting
  • People management - recruiting, coaching and leading
  • Ensuring Health and Safety policies are adhered to
  • Site facilities management

We would love to hear from you if you have had the following experience:

  • You may have worked as a Senior Operations Manager or Operations Manager ideally with a logistics environment
  • Previous experience of improvements of processes and people
  • Strong analytical and decision making skills
  • Knowledge of lean practices

Benefits:

  • This job is paying up to £50000 salary
  • £4200 Car Allowance
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities.
  • This a permanent and full time position

This job is easily commutable to anyone living in and around Stafford.

If you're interested hearing more about the role then please apply now!

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Anna Willis

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Purchasing Manager

£47000 - £50000 per annum

A Purchasing Manager is required for a manufacturing company based near Droitwich. Ideally, the successful candidate will be a member of CIPS and have experience of managing a purchasing team within a manufacturing or production environment.

This is a full time and permanent role.

The main requirements, duties and skills of the Purchasing Manager include:

  • Strong management skills and experience
  • Purchasing goods, services and equipment
  • Develop and lead purchasing strategies
  • Develop the commodity strategy
  • You will have a good understanding of technical drawings
  • Managing and negotiating with new and current suppliers
  • Supplier audit and quotation experience
  • Managing cost activity and cost comparison
  • Excellent communication and confident in presenting

In addition to the above duties, the successful Purchasing Manager will ideally have experience of Lean Manufacturing practice.

In return for your experience as a Purchasing Manager we can offer you:

  • Salary £47000 - £50000 (depending on experience)
  • Permanent position
  • Pension Scheme
  • Annual leave

If you are interested in the Purchasing Manager role, please do not hesitate in applying immediately.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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