AAT Practice Accountant

AAT Practice Accountant

We have exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, bright, motivated and hard-working individual to join a growing practice in Tunbridge Wells.

The role will include accounts preparation and drafting of business tax computations and also with the opportunity to carry out some personal tax work.

Successful candidates will have excellent communication skills, work well within a team environment and have the drive and determination to succeed.

In return for hard work and dedication to the company you will receive a competitive salary, excellent pension scheme and 25 days holiday + bank holidays.

Experience:
*Previous experience in a practice
*AAT qualified would be preferred
*Accounts preparation experience essential
*Business and personal tax knowledge advantageous
*IRIS knowledge would be preferred
*Exposure to Sage, Xero and Quickbooks would be beneficial

Working hours are Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm.

There is limited parking on site. There are locations near the office you can park if there is no space available at the office, so living locally to travel by public transport may be easier for the individual but not essential.

Due to the pandemic this will initially be working from home, but they are looking to revert back to being office based full time within a month or 2.

Send your details to express interest in this role.

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RPG Programmer

RPG Programmer

We are working with a growing logistics business based in the Kent countryside.

The client work with a number of prestigious clients. Due to developments in the company they are looking for 2 x experienced RPG programmers to join them on a permanent basis to work on their bespoke system.

This will be to work as part of a small but expanding IT team. They require self-starters who need little guidance within their roles.

Aside from a competitive salary they also offer a good pension and holiday allowance and further benefits around the festive period.

The individual must live locally and be office based Monday-Friday

Experience
*Minimum of 2 years’ experience using RPG
*Good knowledge of AS400
*Self-starter who can work on their own but also take direction from senior management
*Able to explain technical aspects to non-technical contacts
*Experience with Java would be preferred but not essential
*PHP knowledge would be advantageous
*Drivers would be preferred due to rural location
*Must be available for occasional travel to client sites as and when needed

Job Type: Full-time, permanent
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm
Salary is dependent on experience

Please send your CV for review.

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Agronomist

Agronomist

We are working with a leading FMCG business who are seeking and Agronomist to work in the Dundee area. This position will be to promote agronomic best practice in order that the grower members may become the most technically competent, profitable and aware in the UK industry.

Duties
*Undertake regular visits to members’ farms to a schedule agreed with each individual member prior to the commencement of each season.
*To assist in the provision of agronomic support required by each member selected from the Advisory Service menu:
oPerformance and production benchmarking
oCrop production planning
oFertiliser and Fertigation recommendations
oEnvironmental management recommendations
oCrop Husbandry recommendations
oFlower mapping interpretation
oLabour profiling
oSupporting research programmes
oIrrigation recommendations
oPest and disease monitoring and control recommendations
oPlant health testing
oSubstrate analysis and management recommendations
oTaking soil or substrate, plant, leaf or sap samples and providing interpretation and advice from the analysis results returned or plant clinic report.
*The above should be recorded and advised in a manner agreed upon by the grower and all remedial applications recommended using the Farmade GateKeeper software provided.
*To write weekly technical notes for inclusion in a regular in house bulletin, circulated to all grower members via the Extranet website. This should cover the most relevant current cultural topics for crops, highlighting particular areas of attention in that relevant period.
*To take part in farm walks, meetings and any other such events held to support members and information sharing.

Experience
*Experience as an Agronomist
*Have gained full accreditation and qualification in BASIS and FACTS certification schemes
*Happy to travel within a 30-mile radius of Dundee
*Skilled at managing relationships with Growers
*Full driving licence and own transport

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Operations Manager with Customs Clearance Knowledge

Customs Manager

We are working with a leading European business who have been operating for over 150 years. They are seeking an experienced Customs Manager to join them.

As well as a competitive salary the company offer medical cover and a good pension scheme. This post will also give the individual an opportunity to regularly travel to a few locations in Northern France.

Duties
*Overall responsibility for customs services
*Lead and develop customs organisation and people in line with group policies
*Ensure transparency, collaboration and coordination between sales, clerks, local declarants in both UK and Europe, and in the finance shared service centre.
*Support with mapping customer flows, SOP creation for declarants and level 2 support on customs issues
*Support customs experts across the business with training, supervision and mentoring of declarants and clerks
*Follow-up on and improve upon performance, quality, service and company profit from customs services
*Support the launch of new services by identifying new opportunities whilst maintaining and improving existing products and service.
*Sharing best practice to deliver strong customs execution across the entire organisation
*Liaison with HMRC and other relevant UK Government departments
*Define, anchor, and follow up on customs budget as part of global budget
*Monitor compliance state in cooperation with customs experts

Essential Knowledge & Qualifications:
*Leadership skills and ability to organise, direct and supervise respective departments
*Ability to prioritise, work under pressure and to meet strict deadlines
*Ability to build strong relationships with both customs and internal stakeholders
*Strong analytical skills and ability to understand and simplify complex processes
*Excellent IT skills, including word-processing, PowerPoint, and spreadsheets
*Bachelor’s degree
*Degree in relevant subject such as Transport and Logistics, Supply Chain Management, International Business, Business Administration

This is a full-time position, Monday – Friday. Due to location a driver would be preferred.

Please send your CV if you would like to discuss further

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Injection Moulding Process Technician

Injection Moulding Process Technician

We are working with a leading manufacturing business who are seeking an experienced Injection Moulding Process Technician to join their established business.

The company have been operational for over 70 years and supply leading brands with high quality products, both standardised and bespoke. They invest heavily in R&D for new product ranges, new markets, new machinery and materials which can offer a range of additional benefits to the company and their end users.

The position will be to provide technical expertise on Injection Moulding by recommending tooling configurations, completing SMED exercises on toolset changes and to optimise product processing conditions. This individual will also visit customers as required to secure new business and to troubleshoot quality concerns. They will be managing the injection moulding area and escalate issues to the Operations Lead.

They are quite open to exploring different shift patterns to suit the individual but must include some night work. Examples include:
*Continued 10pm – 6am
*Rotating shifts every 2 weeks of 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm – 6am

This will be Monday-Friday. There could be sporadic weekend work available on an overtime basis, but this is not part of your contracted hours.

The salary will be £25-30K dependent on experience.

Duties
*To improve injection moulding efficiency and effectiveness.
*To lead product changeovers and facilitate improvements to speed up the process.
*To maintain tooling and develop metrology procedures to ensure product compliance.
*To recommend and implement improvements to ensure production runs beat standard cost.
*To start up machines and ensure press standard is available before passing on to production.
*To complete the correct documentation, and maintain records in accordance with IATF16949
*To work with toolmaker on machine, jig and tool repairs/maintenance.
*To lead new products introduction trials.
*To develop trouble-shooting procedures and train the team to assist in resolution.
*To ensure all safety procedures are observed and that PPE is worn.
*To lead the improvement of housekeeping standards.
*To facilitate and implement ways to capitalise on continuous improvement opportunities.
*To ensure customer requirements are fulfilled and take root cause preventative action as needed.

Qualifications & Experience
*8 years’ experience in injection moulding processes or blow moulding
*Recognised engineering qualification would be preferred
*IATF 16949 knowledge
*Forklift Truck License
*Experience in a client-facing role/managing relationship
*Knowledge of H&S
*Knowledge of Lean principles – efficiency and improvement would be advantageous
*Able-bodied and able to do heavy lifting where required

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Project Manager (Prince2 or SixSigma) – Internal change

Project Manager / Business Analyst / Business Improvement (6 Sigma or Prince2)

Our client based near the Kent coast are seeking a Project Manager with good business analytical skills to join their team. The company are going through an interesting period of change and it is an excellent and exciting time to join their team.

The organisation is delving further into the eCommerce field and expanding its services and solutions. As part of this, they require an experienced Project Manager to oversee a number of these potential new developments.

This is a new role for the company due to growth. We are looking for someone experienced who can take this position and make it their own and add value to the organisation.

This will be working across a range of smaller projects (£100-200K) in different business disciplines (IT, Telephony, Culture, Finance, Business Processes, Marketing etc).

As well as a competitive salary the company also offer a pension, holiday allowance, Christmas shut down and an element of flexible working.

Job role
The Project Managers central role is to plan, execute, and finalise projects according to strict deadlines. This role will be accountable for acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members, third-party contractors, and consultants to deliver projects according to plan. This person will have the ability to influence and shape the future environment for the business as the priorities are based on opportunities for growth and also managing any risk. As a Project Manager, you’re responsible for completing the project work in line with the plan and will report progress to Senior Managers.

Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments, and goals. This person will have strong analytical skills and be able to handle multiple projects at any one time.

Duties
*Create and deliver project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
*Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders, and ensuring technical feasibility.
*Identify resources and assign responsibilities.
*Manage day-to-day operational aspects of the project(s)
*Follow a standard process, as defined by CAPM or PMI
*Ensures project documents are complete, current, and appropriately stored
*Works closely with relevant stakeholders to ensure effective and efficient implementation of the project(s).
*Understands basic revenue models and P/L meets financial objectives by forecasting requirements; analysing variances, and initiating corrective actions
*Tracks the financial aspects of the project ensuring projects run to both timeline and cost.
*Submit project status reports to stakeholders, anticipates and reacts to change. Provides written documentation and reports to all people and departments involved in the progress being made against the deadline.
*Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress.
*Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
*Report and escalate queries to management as needed.
*Successfully manage the relationships both internally and externally. Meets with other departments involved in the progress being made against the deadline.
*Perform risk management to minimise project risks.
*Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/suppliers where necessary.

Skills
*Prince2 or Six Sigma essential
*Degree in Business, Computer Science or equivalent
*Minimum of 5 years Project Management experience in a variety of sectors – experience in Retail/E-Commerce advantageous
*Experience in end-to-end Project Management. Including identification of projects, scoping and analysis (including commercials, risk and ROI) and complete delivery.
*Good analytical skills (knowledge of an analytical tool would be preferred)
*Excellent Leadership skills
*Experience managing projects across multiple business disciplines
*Experience managing multiple smaller projects (£100-200K).
*Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Strong working knowledge of Microsoft office
*Experience of Agile environment
*Excellent organisation skills, to plan the use of people and resources to meet deadlines.
*Strong interpersonal skills to motivate and lead the stakeholders involved in the project(s)
*Excellent communication and negotiation skills to manage expectations
*Excellent commercial acumen and the ability to monitor and control spend/costs
*Ability to use initiative and make decisions under pressure
*Technical knowledge related to the project may also be required.

Due to the pandemic, the team are doing a blend of office and home working. This individual needs to live within a commutable distance to the office for when things return to normal, but they also need to be a self-starter who has experience successfully working remotely.

This is a permanent full-time position Monday-Friday.

If you are interested in discussing further please send your CV

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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