Simon Roberts

Associate Director : Search & SelectionSpecialising in Transport & Future Mobility, Automotive, Aerospace & Aviation, Manufacturing & Materials

About Simon: I’m a fully indentured EITB Apprentice serving my time as a Precision Engineer within the Machine Tool Industry, I went on to complete a degree in Design and Technology with Education at Brunel University and a Masters in Advanced Manufacturing at Cranfield University.

I have always enjoyed learning so pushed myself to become a Chartered Engineer with the IET and also with the CIPD. Working on executive level appointments I have taken a keen interest in management and leadership and love reading books and attending conferences around this subject.

Away from work: I am a fully qualified Secondary School Teacher and completed my teacher training in inner London teaching at Quintin Kynaston, the same school that “Suggsy” from Madness attended. I lived and worked in Naples for two years which coincided with the 1990 World Cup (won by Germany).

I am skilled in recruiting for the following:

Key markets: Machine Tools , Robotics & Automation , Special Purpose Equipment , Management Consultancy , Automotive , Aerospace , Electronics , Industrial Heat Exchangers.

Key Skill Sets: Managing Directors , Technical Directors / Managers, Operations Directors / Managers , Plant Directors / Managers , Manufacturing Engineering Managers , Manufacturing Managers , Maintenance Managers , CI Managers , Lean & Six Sigma Consultants , OPEX Managers , HSE Directors / Managers , HR Directors / Managers.

Jobs by Simon

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Export Co-ordinator
LlandudnoSalary £25,000 - £28,000 + benefits

Export Coordinator Salary £25,000 - £28,000 + benefits Location: Llandudno, North Wales As an Export Coordinator you will be joining an SME engineering and manufacturing business part of a much lar...

Procurement Manager
WorcestershireSalary range £55k - £60k DOE + excellent benefits

Procurement Manager Salary range £55k - £60k (DOE) + excellent benefits Location: Worcester A Procurement Manager is required for an engineering/manufacturing business that produces high value, com...

Materials Controller
WorcestershireCompetitive Salary

Material Controller Competitive salary + benefits Location: Worcester A Materials Controller is required for a family-owned global engineering business that manufactures high value, complex capital...


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