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Neil Cayley

Managing Consultant
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Neil is a former RAF aeronautical mechanical engineer with first-hand experience of aircraft mechanical engineering disciplines within the maintenance, repair and overhaul sector.

He now leads a team of specialist consultants, supporting aerospace, defence & aviation businesses both in the UK and globally to source candidates across the spectrum of engineering disciplines; from product development to production.

His aeronautical engineering background has provided him with the technical insight to deliver high calibre candidates to some of the world’s leading manufacturers, with a proven track record in the recruitment of specialist engineers, senior management and director level appointments.

Neil is a focused, highly driven individual, dedicated to supporting his clients and candidates. His consultative and partnership approach allows him to form long-term, productive relationships.

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Sales Manager

Sales Manager - Middlesex - Permanent - Aerospace & Defence Industry A Sales Manager is required with knowledge of Surface Treatments whereby candidates with experience of working in the Aerospace & Defence sector would highly desirable. Due to the continued success and growth this company, an Engineering and Metal Treatment organisation with 10 sites spanning across the globe requires a motivated and proactive Sales Manager for a new permanent role. As the Sales Manager, you will be responsible for: Directing and coordinating Sales & Business Development activities of businesses or departments concerned with the production, pricing, sales, and/or distribution of products Tracking new business Development and implementing LTA's with Customers Review financial statements, sales and activity reports, and other performance data to measure productivity and goal achievement and to determine areas requiring improvement Establish and implement departmental policies, goals, objectives, and procedures, conferring with board members, organization officials, and staff members as necessary. Oversee activities directly related to making products or providing services. Determine goods and services to be sold, and set prices and credit terms, based on forecasts of customer demand. Perform sales floor work such as greeting and assisting customers on the premises. Develop and implement product marketing strategies including advertising campaigns and sales promotions. Monthly Management reports to the Managing Director and Group Board of Directors. Identify and grow the supply base. Develop and deliver robust regional plan allowing us to have clear forecasting in place to support changing business priorities Contribute to the development of the UK strategy to support the future business requirements The Sales Manager must have the following: A strong background and understanding within Surface Treatment processes Knowledge of AS9100, 14001 and NADCAP would be highly desirable An in-depth knowledge of plating principles and NDT would also be advantageous Experience of auditing within a plating environment Must be able to communicate with all levels of management and board level members Willing to travel globally when required Strong customer engagement skills combined with a natural ability to build long lasting working relationships Lead and develop a dynamic team Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge surface treatments within a sales capacity and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Sales Manager role, please contact Neil Cayley at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446114. Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Middlesex

Sales Manager

Sales Manager - Nottingham - Permanent - Aerospace & Defence Industry A Sales Manager is required with knowledge of Surface Treatments whereby candidates with experience of working in the Aerospace & Defence sector would highly desirable. Due to the continued success and growth this company, an Engineering and Metal Treatment organisation with 10 sites spanning across the globe requires a motivated and proactive Sales Manager for a new permanent role. As the Sales Manager, you will be responsible for: Directing and coordinating Sales & Business Development activities of businesses or departments concerned with the production, pricing, sales, and/or distribution of products Tracking new business Development and implementing LTA's with Customers Review financial statements, sales and activity reports, and other performance data to measure productivity and goal achievement and to determine areas requiring improvement Establish and implement departmental policies, goals, objectives, and procedures, conferring with board members, organization officials, and staff members as necessary. Oversee activities directly related to making products or providing services. Determine goods and services to be sold, and set prices and credit terms, based on forecasts of customer demand. Perform sales floor work such as greeting and assisting customers on the premises. Develop and implement product marketing strategies including advertising campaigns and sales promotions. Monthly Management reports to the Managing Director and Group Board of Directors. Identify and grow the supply base. Develop and deliver robust regional plan allowing us to have clear forecasting in place to support changing business priorities Contribute to the development of the UK strategy to support the future business requirements The Sales Manager must have the following: A strong background and understanding within Surface Treatment processes Knowledge of AS9100, 14001 and NADCAP would be highly desirable An in-depth knowledge of plating principles and NDT would also be advantageous Experience of auditing within a plating environment Must be able to communicate with all levels of management and board level members Willing to travel globally when required Strong customer engagement skills combined with a natural ability to build long lasting working relationships Lead and develop a dynamic team Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge surface treatments within a sales capacity and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Sales Manager role, please contact Neil Cayley at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446114. Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Nottingham

Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer - Gloucester - Permanent - Aerospace/Defence Industry A Manufacturing Engineer is required with experience of EDM (Sinker & Wire) manufacturing processes. Experience of operating in the Aerospace or Defence industries would be well received. Due to the continued success and growth this company, a globally recognised manufacturer of complex aerospace components and systems based in the Gloucester area requires a motivated and proactive Manufacturing Engineer for a new permanent role. As the Manufacturing Engineer, you will Provide: Support to the operations team with regards to continuous improvement of new and existing processes Responsible for the fabrication of complex machined parts and also sub-assemblies through the delivery of timely and accurate CNC Programs and Work Instructions from 3D models Provide support for New Product Introduction to ensure new designs align with the business's strategy Offer up support and guidance with design changes to aid the manufacturability of components Support the creation, review and approval of gauging, tooling and fixtures Provide "Practical Problem Solving" skills to tackle process or yield issue The Manufacturing Engineer must have the following: A BSc Degree in the field of mechanical/production engineering is preferred HNC/HND in the in the field of mechanical/production engineering An in-depth understanding of EDM manufacturing processes particularly in Sinker & Wire Strong understanding of manufacturing processes Proven background in CNC Programming usind 3D CAD/CAM where Siemens NX10 would be advantageous nut not essential Vericut, Partmarker or FeatureCAM experience would be desirable Knowledge Honing, EDM, Lapping, Grinding, Deburring, Anodising or Heat Treatment would be a distinct advantageous Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of EDM manufacturing processes within a CNC environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about Manufacturing Engineer role, please contact Neil Cayley at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446114. Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Gloucestershire

Scrum Master - Project Manager

Scrum Master - Project Manager - Gloucester - Permanent - Aerospace/Defence Industry A Scrum Master is required with experience of operating within the Manufacturing Industry Due to the continued success and growth this company, a globally recognised manufacturer of complex aerospace components and systems based in the Gloucester area requires a motivated and proactive Scrum Master - Project Manager for a new permanent role. As the Scrum Master - Project Manager, you will be responsible for: Planning, organizing, and leading the CRM "Agile" team Deliver solutions/improvements for the CRM programme The individual will be the "Champion" of the Lean-Agile Principles and will act as protector of the "Development Team" Act as the facilitator between the CRM Agile & Development Team and coaching to adopt Lean-Agile mindsets The incumbent shall provide the right balance of guidance, planning and coaching to support the CRM Development Team to achieve and deliver with agility and predictability The Scrum Master will also act as a servant Leader & Coach for the CRM "Development Team" The Scrum Master Project - Manager must have the following: A Bachelor's Degree is preferred within either Computer Science or Engineering but will also consider applicable experience Must have experience operating in an Agile or Scrum environment and familiar with Software Development Life-cycle would be highly desirable A familiarity with Microsoft Dynamics CRM (365E) would be advantageous Operated as part of a remote team working with complex projects that span across the globe including managing virtual teams Hold a recognised Project Management qualification/certification Experienced with change management Strong communication skills are a must given the remoteness of teams Familiarity with programs such as Project, SharePoint Azure Dev-Ops and the Microsoft Office Suite is a plus Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of Scrum/Agile practices within a manufacturing environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Scrum Master Project Manager role, please contact Neil Cayley at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446114. Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

Permanent / Gloucester

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