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Bath

Permanent Salary - 12-month Contract

Contract

Commercial Officer - 12-month Fixed Term Contract

Do you have commercial officer experience, and are you looking for a new fixed term 12-month contract opportunity in Bath? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is supporting a global defence company recruit a Commercial Officer on a Maternity Cover basis, and this role comes with an attractive salary and benefits.

As a Commercial Officer, you will support and participate in business strategy, liaise with customers and provide proactive commercial support in the winning of bids and the delivery of contracts. You will also prepare detailed cost estimates and commercial proposals for prospective, new and existing customers.

In this Commercial Relationships role, you can expect to:

  • Support the Business Development function in both business winning activities and commercial proposal development.
  • Prepare detailed cost estimates and commercial proposals for prospective, new and existing customers.
  • Ensure all costing and bidding activities are compliant with business and governance procedures, preparing documentation to obtain internal approvals in line with delegated authorities.
  • Negotiate and finalise bids and contracts in line with business and governance procedures, with the support of the Commercial Manager and Head of Commercial.
  • Process customer purchase orders and contracts in line with business and governance procedures, preparing documentation to obtain internal approvals in line with delegated authorities.
  • Prepare formal communications to external parties such as commercial letters and proposals.
  • Support the Programme Management function during the delivery phase of contracts with any contract and commercial matters.
  • Work collaboratively with other functional stakeholders (e.g., Purchasing, Engineering, Operations, Finance) to solve any bid and / or project related issues.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of good customer relationships.
  • Review, draft and negotiate bids and commercial agreements such as NDA's, terms and conditions, MOUs in line with business and governance policies, with the support of the Commercial Manager.
  • Ensure all relevant export paperwork is obtained and correct i.e. licences, undertakings, export invoices.
  • Ensure compliance with US and UK export control requirements, with the support of the Commercial Manager and Head of Commercial.
  • Work within an assigned portfolio, managing workload, highlighting areas of conflict or priority.
  • Prepare and maintain Commercial Management Plans relevant to the assigned portfolio.
  • Provide data, input and / or support to meetings relevant to the assigned portfolio.
  • Actively support continuous improvement activities throughout the business
  • Undertake any other duties which may be required from time to time to meet the needs of the business.

To apply for this Commercial Officer - Maternity Cover role, your expertise and experience should include:

  • A degree or equivalent experience in an appropriate discipline
  • Proven experience within a commercial orientated role
  • The resilience and tenacity to deal with periods of high-intensity work notably during bid activity
  • A good understanding of the various contracting environments in which the business operates, e.g., UK MoD, US DoD, UK and US export control regulations.

As a vital member of the team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, you'll receive a favourable salary and benefits package.

If this fixed term Commercial Officers role in Bath is of interest, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

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.

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Bath

Market related

Permanent

Do you have CNC Turning experience, and are you seeking a new job in Bath? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is looking for a skilled and collaborative CNC Operator, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package including a generous shift allowance.

As a CNC Operator, you will set and operate a defined machine resource producing a product portfolio to meet design criteria. You will also report to the team leader and be responsible for the machine resource during operation and the tooling and fixtures specified for the process activities undertaken.

In your first few weeks in this CNC role, you can expect to:

  • Set tooling and fixtures within a defined manufacturing process
  • Work on a shift pattern - earlies, lates and nights
  • Liaise with the quality team to close any defined gap between submitted work and design or stage drawing requirement
  • Carry out any data capture required to improve process capability and control
  • Ensure work is moved on to the next work centre on completion of current operation.

To apply for this CNC Operator role, your soft skills, expertise and experience should include:

  • Demonstrable experience in CNC machining of high precision products from a variety of materials and forms, i.e., solid, castings or forgings
  • Demonstrated experience in a high value, low volume mechanical manufacturing environment
  • In-depth knowledge of Fanuc controls.

As a vital member of the team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, you'll receive a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team.

We'd love you to apply for this full-time CNC Operator position in Bath, and we're waiting to hear from you. Please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today.

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.

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Portsmouth

Attractive + Extensive Benefits

Permanent

Do you have sheet metal fabrication experience, and are you seeking a new job in Portsmouth? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a defence company recruit a Sheet Metal Worker, and the role comes with an excellent salary and benefits package including overtime.

The work will be completed in various workshops throughout the dockyard. Within this role, you will demonstrate your skills in plate work and be able to demonstrate the various techniques used in the ship repair industry.

In your first few weeks in this Sheet Metal Worker role, you can expect to:

  • Use guillotines, rolling machines, drilling machines and folding machines, including CNC operation
  • handle tack welding (training/qualification can be provided)
  • Perform accurate marking off using measuring tools
  • Accurately mark out sheet plate extrusions.

To apply for this Sheet Metal Worker role, you will need basic hand skills, i.e. burning and chamfering of various gauges and types of plate and extrusions. You will also need the following:

  • The ability to understand and follow written and/or oral instructions
  • Accurate marking off skills using measuring tools, being familiar with the use use of straight edges, sprit levels, set squares, chalk/string lines, plumb bobs, etc.
  • Experience using sheet metal working equipment

 

You will also need to meet UK Security Clearance requirements including the last 5 years continuous residency in the UK.

 

In return for your dedication and commitment, you'll receive a generous salary and benefits package including overtime, flexible working and staff discount schemes.

 

Please reach out to Chris Mead, 01384 446128 , chris.mead@jonlee.co.uk to apply for this full-time Sheet Metal Worker position in Portsmouth. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions.

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.

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Cumbria

Attractive + Benefits + Share Options

Permanent

Systems Design Engineers  - Attractive - Northern England

Remote/Hybrid - Permanent - Military and Defence Systems

Systems Design Engineers  are required for an international Defence and Weapons Systems Company that is expanding their team. Remote/ Hybrid and flexible working arrangements are available for these positions. Salary and Seniority will depend on skills and experience. The Systems Design Engineers will be part of the delivery team within the organisation and the Systems Design Engineers will be working on design solutions and be working closely with the customers and suppliers.

Relocation support packages are available across for the Systems Design Engineers at this site, subject to meeting eligibility criteria.

Key Duties and Responsibilities for the Systems Design Engineers

  • Lead a small team of engineers from a technical perspective, delegating tasks and checking and approving technical systems documentation.
  • Heading designs and manufacturing tactical and strategic solutions to support new defence systems.
  • Manage internal and external design reviews and meetings with the customer, paying attention to the complex picture and the finer details of the designs and safety elements
  • Acting as the key point of contact with customers, suppliers and stakeholders on engineering solutions.
  • Innovating new ways to streamline and deliver systems quicker while maintaining cost, quality and safety.

Key Skills, Experience and Qualifications Required for the Systems Design Engineers

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline, or a high level of experience within an engineering environment, whilst having experience writing and reviewing technical reports and systems specifications.
  • Experience leading design orientated tasks across a product life-cycle in a production and/or a prototype environment.
  • Experience presenting design concepts, technical reports and specifications to stakeholders.
  • Experience working in a hands-on mechanical or systems background.
  • Experience interpreting design plans.
  • CEng or ability to attain this.
  • Defence systems experience or working within this experience.

Benefits:

  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Enhanced Annual Leave Allowance
  • Share Incentives Plans
  • Flexible Working
  • Professional Development
  • Career Diversification
  • Academic and Mentoring Support
  • Annual Incentives Maybe Also Available

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Leicestershire

£23k - 25k per year + Hybrid working, 3% bonus 9 day working fortnight, 25 days hols +++

Permanent

Do you have HR experience, and are you seeking a new job? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a collaborative company recruit a People Operations Assistant for the HR department and the hybrid role comes with a salary of £23-£25,000 p/a and excellent benefits.

To give you an idea of how this HR role would look and feel, here are some of the things you could expect to do:

  • Manage the People Operations Inbox providing first-line support on all queries, referring to People Operations Advisor and/or Head of People Operations where necessary
  • Manage organisation chart, updating and issuing on a quarterly basis
  • Assist People Operations Adviser in maintaining the range of People policies that make us a desirable place to work
  • Maintain accurate data held within the HR Management System at all times
  • Assist in the monitoring of all key metrics including recruitment, training and absence

To apply for this HR role, your soft skills, expertise and experience should include:

  • Effective verbal and written communication, delivering messages in a clear and concise manner
  • Time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to process casework to accurate and quality standards
  • Thorough knowledge of human resource best practice and current UK employment legislation
  • CIPD Level 3 and a desire to work towards Level 5
  • Knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Publisher), Visio package and Human Resource Management Software

You'll receive an excellent salary of £23-£25,000 p/a and benefits package for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility.

To apply for this inclusive and collaborative remote full-time HR role, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today.

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Stuttgart

Attractive + Benefits

Permanent

Senior Systems Engineers - Aerospace, Defence and Military Systems

Permanent - Attractive - Germany - Stuttgart Area

Systems Engineers are required to join an International Aerospace and Defence Systems company that specialises in the development of high-performance drive and control technology The Company service and repair mechatronic systems, hydraulic systems, electromechanical/hybrid products and systems for many countries worldwide.

**Candidates must have a good level of German Language skills (B1 and above) and ideally live local to the Stuttgart area or in Germany already**

**Candidates from or born in a non-NATO Country will not be considered**

The Systems Engineers will be involved in the systems development and design of high performance and complex electromechanical control and drive systems for an international market.

The Systems Engineers roles are open to profiles with a degree (Bachelors, Master's, PhD) in Mechatronics Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Similar Engineering Qualification.

The Systems Engineers will be responsible for the following:

  • Technical systems development projects, i.e. contact person for the customer, internal departments (e.g. design, power electronics development, software development, production)
  • Work with internal and external suppliers
  • Design of suitable drive concepts, control concepts, actuators, sensors, and software functions.
  • Preparation of technical concepts and reports and present internally and externally.
  • Commissioning of the drive systems internally and at the customer.
  • Support systems during qualification and field testing with systems technical support.
  • Dimensioning of electromechanical drive solutions from the motor to the mechanical drive train.
  • Development of control concepts including suitable sensors relevant to the products.
  • Selection of suitable communication interfaces to the sensors and to the higher-level system

The Systems Engineers should have the following Qualifications Skills or Experience:

  • Experience of technical systems and electrical drive technology, control engineering, mechatronics, automation technology, or similar.
  • Professional experience in the development of servo drive technology, sensor technology or mechatronics.
  • Sound knowledge of stabilisation technology and mechatronic systems
  • Knowledge of industrial systems or power electronics
  • Knowledge of MATLAB/SIMULINK, MathCAD, or other CAE tools
  • Background in the field of defence systems technology
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and customer orientation
  • German and English fluent (spoken and written)
  • Willingness for some travel as required.

**Security Clearance (SC) may be required due to the Aerospace and Defence products involved**

**Candidates from or born in a non-NATO Country will not be considered**

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience of Systems Engineering and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Systems Engineers roles, please contact Peter Heap at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446127 or send suitable CV's to peter.heap@jonlee.co.uk

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