FUTURE ECONOMY RECRUITMENT
Frustrated in your current role?, looking for a change and to expand your skill set?
Dial A Geek is an established IT service provider in Bristol. Our mission is to support small businesses by simplifying their IT and providing the solutions they need to reach their full potential.
We’re looking for a new Geek to join our team.
You will be working in our small and hands-on team, so you should be comfortable working with a high degree of autonomy (don’t worry though, support will be available as and when you need it). The ideal candidate is organised, self-motivated, and looking for a role they can grow into.
Our technicians are the main point of contact between Dial A Geek and our clients, so it is essential they are effective and confident communicators and enjoy working with people as much (or almost as much) as they enjoy working with computers.
We expect our technicians to hit the ground jogging, if not running, so the successful candidate will probably have at least 2 years previous experience of providing 1st or 2nd Line IT Support in a business environment.
Ideally, the successful candidate will be experienced in account management and commercials, they will also be able to demonstrate their ability to learn quickly, to follow processes, and to document their work.
Your days will be varied, but will usually involve:
· Providing remote desktop support to businesses.
· Pick up escalated issues from our 1st Line
· Following our process to create and send quotes to commercial clients.
· Maintaining communication with key clients.
· Keeping accurate records of work completed and ongoing jobs.
If you find yourself nodding along to most of these statements, you might be exactly who we’re looking for:
· You have a knack for technical problem solving and thinking on your feet.
· You have been complimented on your patience when dealing with non-technical folk.
· You have experience solving issues on multiple platforms; Apple Mac, PC, Microsoft server platforms, etc.
· You have a good understanding of cloud platform management in Office 365.
· You have an understanding of: Servers, NAS drives, Wired/Wireless networks, Printers etc.
· You have experience troubleshooting and installing wireless/wired networks and broadband connections.
· You are knowledgeable and confident in your ability to give advice on what is best for a client’s individual needs.
· You can adapt instructions to different levels of understanding to ensure any client is comfortable with new equipment, software or work undertaken.
· You have a confident phone manner.
· You can explain technical issues in an accessible way.
· You have experience as a Helpdesk Dispatcher/Manager
· You have at least 2 years of experience providing 1st or 2nd Line IT support for business.
· You have a full driving licence with own reliable clean transport (mileage expenses paid).[Plus]
And if you can provide examples from your work or home life that demonstrate the following skills, we definitely want to hear from you:
· Technical problem solver
· Excellent time-management skills
· Detail orientated
· Confident communicator
· Able to multitask
The benefits of working for Dial A Geek:
· 20 days holiday + bank holidays
· Great office snacks
· We close the office over Christmas (in addition to your holiday)
· Quarterly office hangout/activity
· If there’s a local training event or workshop you want to attend or you wish to obtain any IT qualifications, we’ll do our best to make that happen
Send your CV and a covering letter to Nina Sawicka Geek Wrangler at email@example.com
We’ll start interviewing candidates immediately and keep searching until we find the right person, so send in your C.V and covering letter as soon as possible.
No recruitment agencies, please. (We’re serious about this, we like recruiting in-house and we do not use recruitment agencies. Ever.)
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £20,000.00 to £25,000.00 /year
£28,000 - £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Full time (37.5 hours per week), Permanent
About Resource Futures
Resource Futures is committed to a vision of everybody using resources sustainably. We are a purpose-driven company which contributes to the communities we work and live in. Our core values of integrity, independence and commitment are what make us different.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading sustainable resource management consultancy in the UK. We are contributing to research behind policy and operational resource and waste issues that are shaping the future of the UK and beyond.
Founded in 2006, we are employee-owned with a 30-year heritage in the waste and resources industry. Our brand is built around being forward-thinking and looking for continuous improvement in the services we provide. We are part of the B Corp movement and take an ethical approach to business to make a positive difference in the world.
About the role
Resource Futures is growing, and we have a great opportunity to join our expanding consultancy team to work with public, private and third sector clients. This is an opportunity for an experienced consultant looking to take the next step and become a senior consultant, or a senior consultant looking for their next career challenge to contribute to the growth of a purpose driven environmental consultancy. We are looking to build on our strengths in the areas of waste and resources policy development, in particular, around Extended Producer Responsibility, circular economy, carbon and materials (such as plastics, textiles, glass, paper, metals). We have teams in Bristol and Scotland working on circular economy projects, please see our website for more details.
You will be responsible for managing and delivering consultant support to clients. This will include business development and initial lead generation, tender writing and submission through to project management and technical delivery. The work will involve supporting organisations to make decisions and changes to the way they do business and operate, to reduce costs, improve profits and reduce their environmental impacts.
You will be expected to take responsibility for:
· Undertaking new business development and marketing activities to build client relationships
· Writing successful bids and proposals
· Taking the lead on specified work areas
· Delivering high quality consultancy work to agreed timelines and budgets
· Managing colleague’s delivery on projects
The role requires excellent technical and project management skills to deliver high quality consultancy for private, public and third sector clients.
The role holder will be analytical and credible and should be commercially minded with a natural ability to perform well under pressure.
How to apply
Resource Futures is striving to be an inclusive employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
To apply, please download forms from our Careers page here: https://www.resourcefutures.co.uk/senior-consultant-2/
If you have any difficulty downloading the forms please contact Yeshim Longhorn on 07827932268 or email Yeshim.Longhorn@resourcefutures.co.uk
Application deadline: 2 September 2019, 9.00 am
Interviews: 5 September 2019, to be held at The Create Centre, Smeaton Road, Bristol BS1 6XN.
If you have not heard from us by the date of the interviews, your application has not been successful on this occasion.
For any Job Description related queries about this vacancy please contact Emma Burlow on 07789 956201 or email Emma.Burlow@resourcefutures.co.uk
Certification Officer Processors-BEauty & Wellbeing
Contract: full time, permanent
Salary: £22,854 p/a
We are the UK's largest organic certification body, responsible for certifying over 70% of all organic products sold in the country. We certify organic food and farming, organic textiles and organic beauty products aswell as running the rapidly growing Food for Life Catering Mark improving food served outside the home. A commercial business; we work to grow the market for the certified products alongside the businesses we certify and we work to increase the number of businesses looking for certification with us.
About the opportunity
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to work in our beauty and wellbeing team, supporting businesses through their certification process and providing ongoing customer support. This fast-paced analytical role will see you working with a range of businesses right across the supply chain from importing, manufacturing, wholesaling, storage and retail.
The role is focused on managing the organic certification of our clients – reviewing inspection outcomes, product information and labelling, and answering any general queries. There is scope to manage internal relationships with key stakeholders within the organisation and across the industry, supporting the growth of the organic and natural beauty & wellbeing market.
This roles will suit someone with experience in a quality or technical role within chemical formulations. This person will have excellent organizational and administrative skills, and the ability to provide solutions within tight deadlines, whilst prioritising their own workload. A passion for providing good customer service is essential, and a can do attitude with a flexible, adaptable desire to succeed is key. Experience of the health & beauty industry would be an advantage.
The role is based in the Soil Association offices in Bristol, with some travel expected to conduct account visits, accompany inspections and attend events.
We offer a range of financial and lifestyle benefits to all our employees, including:
27 days annual holiday plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days
Pension scheme with ethical investment options and employer contribution
Free membership of the Soil Association and discounts on organic produce
Volunteer days to give back to the local community or support green initiatives
Family friendly policies, flexible working and childcare vouchers
Cycle to work, Bristol Pound scheme
Sociable and engaging workplace of professionals that share a passion for healthy, sustainable lifestyle and produce
Closing date for applications: 9am, Thursday 22nd August 2019
Interviews are expected to take place: 28th/29th August 2019, in Bristol
Please visit our website www.soilassociation.org to apply or for more details about this opportunity please contact Georgia Barnes, Senior Business Development Manager (Beauty & Wellbeing,) on firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for your interest in the Soil Association and our job opportunities.
Waste & Resources Manager, UWE
Job title: Waste & Resources Manager
Application closing date: 21/08/2019
Location: Frenchay Campus, Bristol
Salary: Grade F - £29,515-£33,199
Job Type: Administrative, Specialist/Professional
This exciting role is pivotal in transforming the university's material consumption towards circularity, finding ways to eliminate and reduce waste and helping to deliver an environmentally sustainable UWE.
The position is held within the university's Sustainability Team, a motivated and supportive team on a mission to implement and embed sustainability across the university and beyond.
The waste and resources manager will work across the whole university, facilitating continuous improvement in our waste & recycling system. As well as performance managing our waste removal contractors, the role holder will manage a small friendly team of waste operatives, and engage and inspire a wide range of internal and external stakeholders to deliver awareness raising and behaviour change campaigns.
You will be meticulous with data, with an ability to work with large complex datasets to report on waste quantities and trends, benchmark performance and as part of our commitment to become carbon neutral you will convert waste data into a carbon equivalence.
This is an opportunity for you to bring together your technical waste and resource management expertise and your passion for driving sustainability into practice within a large and complex organisation.
This is a permanent, full time vacancy. This post is not available on a job share basis.
This post does not qualify for sponsorship under the UK Visas and Immigration Tier 2 points based system therefore we would not be able to obtain a tier 2 Biometric Residence Permit and would be unable to sponsor anyone who does not have their own right to work in the UK. Please refer to the Home Office Right to Work Checklistwhich provides details of which documents are acceptable. Should you be shortlisted you will be asked to bring your right to work documents with you to your interview so they can be copied and verified at that stage.
In addition to progressive pay rates, UWE Bristol offers a wide range of staff benefits including:
- a generous holiday allowance of 27 Days;
- up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year in addition;
- flexible working;
- excellent defined benefit pension schemes;
- option to participate in the cycle to work scheme;
- family friendly policies;
- onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus;
This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give our students and staff access to everything they need to succeed - with GBP 300m having been spent recently on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation to enhance our offer even further. Frenchay campus is within close proximity to excellent motorway links and within walking distance of two train stations, making UWE Frenchay Campus the ideal place to work for those wishing to commute to Bristol.
Interviews will be held on the 10th and 11th September.
If you have any queries or would like an informal discussion, please contact Eddy Piper on 07972 659432 or email: email@example.com.
Temporary Marketing Assistant, Soil Association
Job Title: Temporary Marketing Assistant
Contract: Fixed term (September & October + 1 week either side)
Hours: Full time 37.5 hours per week
Soil Association Certification is the UK's largest organic certification body, responsible for certifying over 70% of all organic products sold in the country. We certify organic food and farming, organic textiles and organic beauty products. Since 1973 our team has built up extensive practical experience and provide unrivalled support before, during and after certification.
About the opportunity
Assist the Certification Marketing team on the delivery of key marketing projects including web & print marketing materials for our food & drink and textiles schemes.
· Manage and maintain key webpages
· Write and optimise content for web
· Write and optimise content for social media
· Create social media toolkits and assets for sharing
· Edit and post content using social media scheduling tools
· Write copy for printed material
· Brief and liaise with designers to create printed materials
· Convert copy/content from printed materials for web & social
· Proof read key materials
· Monitor social media activity for specific campaigns and topics
· Support with financial, administrative and marketing tasks as required
· Excellent copywriting ability
· Experience of marketing projects and campaigns (digital and offline)
· Experience using content management systems
· Great communication skills
· Experience of working in a busy office environment
· Experience of using Umbraco CMS
· Experience of the fashion & textiles sector
· Awareness of or understanding of environmental issues
· Experience of working with agencies
· Experience using social media scheduling tools
· Accurate and good attention to detail and organised and efficient
· Able to prioritise and keep to tight deadlines
· Flexible and adaptable
· Creative flair and a strong visual sense
· Empathy with the aims and objectives of Soil Association
· Excellent copywriting skills
· Good communication skills
· Good web and social media skills
· Computer literate, MS Office
Our employee benefits
Working with us you will have a range of financial and lifestyle benefits, including:
• 27 days annual holiday plus bank holidays, increasing to 30 days with service
• A defined contribution pension scheme
• Free membership of the Soil Association Charity
• Discounts on organic produce, farm visits
• Volunteer days to give back to the local community or support green initiatives
• Family friendly policies, flexible working and childcare vouchers
• Cycle to work, Bristol Pound scheme
Closing date for applications: 9AM Thursday 4th July
Interviews are expected to take place: w/c 08 July
Please submit your CV with a covering letter, outlining your relevant skills and experience for the role, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make sure that the file names of the documents you attach contain your name (first name and surname) and you clearly indicate which location you are applying for.
Thank you for your interest in the Soil Association and our job opportunities
Marketing Manager, Bristol Energy
Salary: c.£40,000 - £45,000
Hours: Full Time, 37.5 Hrs
About the role
This is an exciting position within our marketing team to drive forward the integrated sales and marketing strategy, lead our marketing team and liaise with marketing agencies to execute multi-channel campaigns. The focus of the role will be to drive leads to support the overall sales growth of Bristol Energy for both domestic and business customers.
This position will be exciting, fast-paced and varied – so you will need to be able to turn your hand to a number of activities. These duties will include:
Own the implementation of our multi-channel campaigns focused on driving growth for Bristol Energy (both B2C and B2B customers)
Own our event strategy with a view to generating leads to support the direct sales team
Work with the team to continue to develop integrated sales and marketing strategy and detailed execution plan
Own the brand and key design and content elements in partnership with sales, PR, communications, marketing and digital colleagues
Manage relationships with agencies as appropriate for campaigns
Measure impact and drive for continuous improvement in our campaigns
You must have
Experience in a B2C marketing role
An ambitious attitude and love a challenge
A commercial mindset and be target driven
Experience of working with and managing creative agencies
A strong understanding of current online marketing concepts, strategy and best practices
A proactive and hands on approach
Experience in developing detailed marketing plans across media and sales channels
Commercial and analysis skills to inform relevant marketing strategies
Knowledge of and passion for the city and community of Bristol
You will ideally have
Experience with events and events management
Experience in the energy industry or other regulated environment
Experience in working within a company in its early stages of growth, where you have supported building best practice
Experience with managing and developing a small team of marketing and communication professionals
Please submit your CV with a short covering letter to email@example.com with the job title in the subject field
Business Development Manager, Bristol Energy
Hours: Full Time 37.5 Hours
Location: Bristol (Temple Meads)
About the role
We have a new and exciting opportunity for a business development manager to be the driving force behind generating new sales leads and introducing new energy services and products to business, portfolio, and residential customers. This is a key role in driving the next phase of growth for Bristol Energy.
Some of your key accountabilities will be:
Generating new leads and researching and developing new opportunities with business, portfolio and residential customers to sell Bristol Energy’s value added energy services
Working with residential and business customers of all shapes and sizes to better understand needs and feed this insight into our proposition development process
Working with our operational teams to develop new products and services to enhance our core retail activity
Trialling and selling new and innovative products direct to our customers
Planning and preparing presentations and pitches for our business, portfolio and residential customers
Assisting with the development and prioritisation of business wide sales targets, managing sales pipelines and delivering sustainable growth
Delivering supporting propositions and operational readiness through working closely with internal and external stakeholders within our partners and other third parties
Informing contract development
You must have:
A demonstrable track record of success within business development or sales roles
Drive and motivation to get out and about and show that people and customers are at the heart of what we do
Experience in creating new win-win relationships and seeing deals through to completion
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively influence at all levels of the organisation
Experience in dealing with internal and external stakeholders and an ability to build and maintain effective relationships
The ability to adapt to the changing nature of the business and industry with an innovative approach
You will ideally have:
Experience gained within the energy or wider utilities industry with an understanding of the future energy landscape
Existing relationships with the Bristol or South West business community
Miller Heiman Blue/Gold sheet experience
Please submit your CV with a short covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the job title in the subject field
Bristol, United Kingdom
£30,000 to £45,000 per annum
NO RECRUITERS - any CV’s submitted by recruiters will be treated as gifts :)
TL;DR - We know you are busy so here is the short version
- We’re Wriggle, an exciting Bristol based startup (https://www.getawriggleon.com )
- You will be part of our development team and help us build the next generation of our applications and help us grow our backend systems
- The next 12 months at Wriggle will see some huge projects taken from idea stage to deployment. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a team of talented people who are transforming Wriggle into the go-to application for Food & Drinks discovery across the UK
If you’re looking for a new opportunity where you have a huge impact on the company as an early member of the team then please get in touch, we’re super excited to hear from you.
We're Wriggle - an award-winning app and website based in the heart of Bristol. We're on a mission to transform cities into thriving independent hubs of amazing food & drink venues that people can't wait to discover - in the process, changing the way that food & drink businesses operate.
It's an exciting time at Wriggle as we embark on a journey across the country. We're currently operating in 3 cities - Bristol, Brighton and Cardiff, and will expand into cities across the country from late 2019. Technology is at the forefront of our expansion and we have big projects in the pipeline that will dramatically extend the impact of Wriggle. These are ambitious plans - and we want fantastic people to deliver them.
As a result, we’re excited to build-out the skill sets of our technology team, alongside our CTO, Clement, and developer, Jon. If you love food, tech and Wriggle, this is an amazing opportunity to apply your skills in doing something you love, that has an impact on the cities around you.
You will have plenty of responsibility, in an engaging fast-moving environment - and have a direct impact on the products and the decisions that direct it. It will be hands-on and rewarding - and you will play a key part in developing a Bristol-based consumer champion.
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR
Our tech stack is built upon: Node.js, express, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Redis, AWS...
Our backend infrastructure already has challenges that will interest a keen engineer, including: activity spikes of up to 2000 users, a white-label Stripe Accounts integration, a robust payment system able to sustain hundreds of customers at once. We’ve now got a series of groundbreaking projects in the second half of 2019 that will be integrated alongside these… This is hugely rewarding and your work will have a direct influence as we continue to scale Wriggle. In short, there will be plenty of opportunity to apply your skills and play an exciting role in the development of a champion of local food & drink - in an enjoyable and fast-moving culture.
Researcher, Plastic Pollution, Circular Economy & Waste Management, Common Seas
Deadline: Wednesday 1st May 2019
Location: Bristol, with some remote work possible
Hours/period of work: 10 week, full-time contract (potential to extend)
Start date: Immediately
Day rate to be agreed
Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract
Contact: Ben Jack, email@example.com
About Common Seas
Common Seas mission is to reduce the amount of plastic waste produced and stop it polluting people, communities and our blue planet.
We provide the right people with the right tools to navigate the complexity of tackling plastic waste at source, deliver new ways to manage and re-use plastic and stop the leakage into our rivers, seas and ocean.
Our research and work on-the-ground harness the collective expertise of people, governments and businesses to implement action in their own communities to halt the threats of Ocean plastic.
Day rate to be agreed.
Please send an email with one-page cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please submit your application by 1 May 2019.
City Nature Challenge and Festival of Nature Event Officer, Festival of Nature, Bristol Natural History Consortium
Join the City Nature Challenge and Festival of Nature team this summer!
This role focuses on:
Supporting delivery of the City Nature Challenge event programme
Curating City Nature Challenge areas, displays and interactive activities within the Festival of Nature programme
Logistics, production and delivery of the Festival of Nature event programme, including the Festival of Nature virtual festival.
We are seeking a highly organised person with a passion for nature and wildlife, event delivery and production, live event curation and on-site management.
Download all of the details in the PDF below, including application and contact details. Come and join us for an amazing summer of wildlife!
To tender for this contract please submit a CV and 1 page covering letter in PDF format to Matt Postles at email@example.com by midnight on April 22nd 2019.
Got the energy for something new?
We're looking to fill various positions in our team, from Customer Service Advisors to Salesforce Administrators.
We're Pure Planet - a fast growing and exciting digital renewable energy supplier with great benefits and opportunities.
- Flexible working hours (we encourage part time applications)
- Unlimited holiday
- Central Bath offices
Please check our website for our current positions and apply directly at https://purepla.net/jobs
Customer Service Advisors, Pure Planet
Flexible full and part time hours available
Five mins from Bath Spa station
up to £24,000 (pro rata) + comprehensive benefits
We believe work should fit around your life, not the other way around. That’s why we offer fully flexible hours between 8am and 8pm, weekdays and weekends. Ideally we’d like you to work at least 20 hours a week, but we’re flexible. So whether you want to look after your family, go to the gym before work or you’re just not an early morning person (we relate), we’d love to hear from you.
We’re powering a cleaner, greener future. If you’re passionate about people and creating great experiences, we’ll give you everything else you need to grow your skills and knowledge.
This is us
We’re Pure Planet, the modern, digital energy supplier. The really smart bit is that our electricity is 100% renewable, and our gas is 100% carbon offset. Our team loves to do things differently, and we love to do things differently for our team. We share ideas and collaborate, celebrating success together. We’ve started to make our mark, and we’ve got lots more to achieve.
Communicating with our Members across digital channels, you’ll be the voice of Pure Planet as you advise and guide, educate and engage, support and feedback.
It’s an exciting time to join us — we continue to grow at pace. Your role will evolve and diversify, and you’ll have every opportunity to influence and develop our proposition.
This is you
So, if you’re curious, a great communicator and committed to customer service, we want you. You’ll be passionate about our sustainable, renewable purpose, and be able to work confidently, taking ownership of everything from queries to complaints. You don’t need energy industry experience to join us.
Join us and your package of benefits will include unlimited holiday (yes, really), Private Medical Insurance, contributory pension scheme, a travel season ticket loan and lots more.
Air Testing Engineer, Darren Evans Assessments
Darren Evans Assessments is a leading provider of energy efficiency and sustainability services across the built environment.
Their most valued assets are their multi-skilled staff who serve a broad client base: from the UK’s leading house builders and developers, to major blue-chip clients, to a homeowner requiring an EPC.
They are expanding their air testing team. They are looking for a qualified air tester with an air tightness testing Level 1 qualification to join their team.
The primary responsibility for this Air Testing Engineer would be to visit sites and test the air tightness standards in new residential buildings, in line with Part L regulations.
They would also expect the successful candidate to be familiar with Part L regulations, and to be able to complete Part L1A and L1B SAP Calculations, adding a broader focus to the role.
To apply please send a CV and covering letter explaining why you feel you are suitable for this role to firstname.lastname@example.org
Richard will be working closely with our trusted network to help identify and connect sustainable businesses with the talent they need to grow.
He will provide Permanent Placement and Executive Search recruitment services for all our network members and subscribers as well as the opportunity to advertise vacancies through our powerful network and social media channels.
Additionally, Richard will be available to discuss and provide careers information, advice and guidance through the Future Economy Network.