Monthly Archives: October 2014

Food and Beverage Team Member -Christmas Cover

Food and Beverage Team Members
Holiday Inn Belfast
Fixed Term Contract
Part Time 32 Hours over 4 Weeks
What’s your passion? Whether you’re into swimming, travelling or readingat IHG we’re interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the sameamount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies – people whoput our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we’re looking for morepeople like this to join our friendly and professional team.
We currently have few vacancy for a Food and Beverage TeamMember at Holiday Inn Belfast 
The Holiday Inn Belfast is a modern contemporary 4 star property locatedin the heart of the city. This 170 bed roomed hotel has conference andbanqueting facilities for up to 600 people,  restaurant and bar offeringdishes from around the world and a Spirit Health and Leisure Club whichincludes a swimming pool.
As a member of the Food and Beverage team, you will ensure that allguests are served to the company brand standards in our Restaurant,Bar and Lounge areas. You will ensure that the highest standards ofhospitality and welcome are demonstrated at all times within all food andbeverage areas. You must also maintain high standards ofcleanliness in the food and beverage areas and you may also assist inconference and banqueting if required.
The successful Food and Beverage Team Member must be able to demonstratethat they can communicate effectively, carry out instructions and be able topay close attention to detail. The successful candidate will also ideally haveprevious experience of working in a restaurant or bar environment. Hotelexperience is advantageous, as is a Basic Food Hygiene Certificate.
In return we’ll give you a generous financial and benefits packageincluding uniform, free meals on duty, pension scheme, fitness club membership,hotel discounts worldwide, access to a wide variety of discount schemes and thechance to work with a great team of people.
Most importantly, we’ll give you the room to be yourself.

Head Chef

Small Country Hotel in Co. L/Derry weeks Head Chef and Senior Chef De Partie, this busy well-established hotel ideally located near major motorways and has on site parking.


Our client has a range of different business and needs key people who can produce the good and works well within a team environment and could like to bring their own creativity to the table using fresh local produce were possible


These roles are for chefs who have a real talent for details, love food and wine and want to work in a team environment and be able enhance the customers experience by using different technics and ongoing menu changes.

Infrastructure Specialist – Enterprise Level

MCS Group are working with one of Ireland’s most successful Service Companies in their search for an experience Infrastructure Support Specialist. Headquartered in Dublin, their Belfast office has been open for just over a year and they have a staff of over 45 currently.

This role will allow an experienced Support Professional access to enterprise level projects for an exclusive range of clients along with the latest technologies. In return for your dedication you will be rewarded with a top salary and competitive package.

A lot of our clients’ customer base is to be found in Dublin – this role will be ideal from those around the border counties. There is a work-from-home policy also.

The Role

  • The successful candidate will play a senior role in project work for enterprise level clients.
  • Working on-site or either remotely at home or in the Belfast office you will take ownership of projects and showcase your skills with Microsoft technologies.
  • Working as part of an experienced team you will take escalations from the NOC Team and deliver on multiple projects across numerous sites.

The Person

  • You should have a solid background in providing support from end-to-end including implementations of enterprise level projects.
  • Microsoft Technologies are a must – Active Directory, Exchange, VMware!
  • You’ll be open to travel, while you will be based either in Belfast or at home travel to Dublin will be required.


  • £35-50k with a solid benefits package.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Chris Busby Consultant at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are.  Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us on 028 9023 5456.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Graduate QA Engineer – Strong Scripting Skills

Want to work for a real technology company?

A company that promotes new ideas, genuine engineering and has already been established in Belfast for the last 10 years?

MCS group are excited to be recruiting for a Software Company working at the very cutting edge of their industry.  Thus company has been shaped by some of the most well-known players in the software market in Belfast, it has a reputation for developing the best engineers as well as promoting a fun working environment – Pool and Tennis Table tournaments are par for the course.

We are currently looking for a Junior QA Engineer with the desire and skill to work in some of the most cutting edge systems developed across the world.  This role is also open to technical graduates who can demonstrate strong programming skills in Python, Perl or Ruby along with and understanding of how complex software is developed.

Candidates can expect to be mentored but some of the best engineers in this space and work in a a challenging but rewarding environment.

If you see yourself as a true engineer – this could be the place to call home.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Sean Devlin, Head of IT Recruitment at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are.  Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Unix Support Analyst – (Linux/Solaris)

MCS Group are working with an international Technology company based in Belfast as they add a number of key hires to their Systems Support team.  At this stage they have a desire to hire strong Unix Systems Support Professionals with an appetite to work in a world class technical company.

The company are looking for Support Professionals with exposure to monitoring and supporting Unix/Linux or Solaris based systems.  Enterprise level experience would be an advantage but by no means a barrier for the right candidates.

You will be dealing with strong technical and non-technical candidates and so good communication skills and a natural ability to troubleshoot are key for this role.

The successful candidate will benefit from working in one of the most technically gifted teams in NI as well as joining a company that is among the highest payers in Belfast for these skills.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Sean Devlin, Head of IT Recruitment at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are.  Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Production Manager – Mid Ulster

Production Manager – Mid Ulster

Due to promotion an excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Production Manager  to join a successful heavy manufacturing company based in Mid Ulster.

Our client is well established, having developed an enviable reputation for quality of service and innovative, reliable product ranges.

As Production Manager you will take full responsibility for all aspects of production, directly managing a team of up to 50 Production Operatives. 

Ideal candidates will come from a similar production environment, with experience of working within a modern manufacturing environment, operating to stringent quality standards.  Excellent interpersonal skills are essential.

A full job description is available.

To apply please forward your CV – in WORD format – using the link provided.

TechMet is a dedicated Engineering and Technical Recruitment Consultancy.  

The consultant managing your application will be an MEng or MSc qualified Engineer with experience in industry.  They are professionally qualified to advise on your technical suitability for this role or other vacancies.

To apply please forward your CV (in Word format) using the link provided, or for a confidential conversation on this or any other roles in the pipeline please telephone Jim Morrison on 028 9448 3987 (Direct)  or 07712 305359.

UK Accounts Receivable Manager

UK Accounts Receivable and Credit Manager


VanRath are proud to be recruiting on behalf of a Global Manufacturing Organisation for a senior role within their Shared Service Centre. They are actively searching for an experienced UK Credit and Accounts receivable Manager to assume responsibility for the end to end Customer to Cash process and provide management and leadership to the team.


- Provide leadership in administration of all components of Customer to Cash (C2C) processing to ensure completeness, accuracy and timeliness of the entire process
- Coach and develop team on Credit to Cash best practices
- Plan, organise and define roles for team to ensure customer service expectations are met or exceeded
- Accountable for team member training & development.
- Set process and team member goals and objectives, review and provide feedback to team members throughout the year and during annual performance evaluation process
- Work to communicate resource needs and gaps and fill any openings on a timely basis such that service levels are maintained.
- Assist team in identifying, defining and implementing process and IT improvements
- Form strong partnerships with business unit / segment / functional / Corporate leaders and team members to resolve issues, understand one’s business and short and long-term vision to work more closely in meeting or exceeding mutual goals and objectives
- Handle customer and business unit disputes/misunderstanding on a timely basis to a win-win resolution for all involved. Communicate and elevate disputes which require involvement of others
- Define performance metrics (for process, customer, team member and financial value profiles)
- Participate in monthly management reporting as related to functional area
- Work toward establishing a common understanding and common process (where feasible) across groups in other geographies
- Responsible for month end reconciliation of Accounts Receivable ledger to the General Ledger
- Partner with Accounting on cash forecasting
- Open to additional responsibilities / activities related to the Customer to Cash process as continues to grow and becomes broader in its support to the business units
- Work as a team with other UK managers regarding authorizations and signoffs.

The Ideal Person:

Significant experience in leading overall customer to cash process
- Proven track record as effective leader of implementation and/or production teams
- Experience in people and team management is essential
- Proven track record in developing and maintaining robust control governance procedures
- Educated to degree level or equivalent.


Salary for this opportunity will be in the region of £36,000 -£44,000 with a 10% bonus and additional benefits.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Senior Accountancy jobs in Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Joanne Bloomer in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250.


We currently have a vacancy for a Receptionist at Holiday Inn Belfast As a Front Office Team Member, you will ensure that the highest standards of hospitality and welcome are demonstrated at all times on front desk in the hotel. Your key responsibilities will include check in and check out of guests, billing,messaging and guest relations. You will have a good knowledge of the hotel’sfacilities and services and will pass this information on to the guest wheneverthe possibility arises, in order to maximise hotel sales.

The successful Receptionist candidate must be able to demonstrate that they canmulti task effectively, be enthusiastic and positive in their nature and havean excellent telephone manner. . The successful candidate will also ideally have previous experience of working in a receptionist role ideally within ahotel environment. Previous experience of using Opera Fidelio or another HotelPMS system is advantageous.In returnwe’ll give you a generous financial and benefits package including uniform,free meals on duty, pension scheme, fitness club membership, hotel discountsworldwide, access to a wide variety of discount schemes and the chance to workwith a great team of people. Most importantly, we’ll give you the room to bey ourself. 

Deputy Nurse Manager- Dungannon- 31k- Excellent PNH

  Deputy Nurse Manager- Dungannon- £31k- Excellent salary & benefits package

Medium sized Independent Private Nursing Home with 45 Residents specialising in dementia & care of the elderly.

Black Fox Solutions is currently representing an exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic Deputy Nurse Manager based in Dungannon with an excellent independent Nursing Home. My client is provider of nursing care for the elderly/dementia, providing a high standard of care for all residents.

This is an excellent opportunity not to be missed!


  • Competitive salary
  • Educational assistance
  • Progression
  • Modern facilities
  • Management support

The ideal candidate will be a Registered Nurse (RMN/RGN) with experience working in a nursing home. You will take responsibility for a nursing team including rotas and care planning.

Duties include:

•Undertake care planning activities for clients to meet changing physical, psychological and social needs

•Act in the role of manager as allocated.

•Ensure care plans are developed in collaboration with clients, their family and friends (where appropriate) and members of the multi-disciplinary team.

The company can offer a competitive salary, excellent training and progression alongside a fantastic working environment and job satisfaction.

If this role is off interest please contact Paul at Black Fox Solutions on 02890994111 or send CV via the link.

This service is private & confidential.

Mechanical Maintenance Technician- South Down/ Newry/ Newcastle

The below role is just one of many vacancies that we presently have for Engineering/ Manufacturing Professionals. We recommend that you send us your CV today, even if this particular role isn’t of interest to you. As we specialise only in the Engineering sector; a number of our Engineering Clients work with us exclusively, therefore you won’t find such vacancies anywhere else but with us!

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Technician- South Down/ Newry/ Newcastle

Client Summary:
Our client is a leading specialist manufacturing Company seeking to recruit a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join the manufacturing function

Reporting to:
This is a key role within the business and the Mechanical Maintenance Technician will report to the Maintenance Manager. The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will focus on continuous improvement; be able to apply root cause analysis techniques to maximise equipment uptime and ensure excellent levels of customer service are maintained

The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will provide maintenance support to all site services, facilities and production processes in a dynamic manufacturing facility ensuring safety is paramount. This is a hands on role for a skilled electrician who will be responsible for the execution of planned and reactive maintenance activities and small improvement projects.

Job Duties:
*Perform both planned and reactive mechanical maintenance on all manufacturing equipment and building services on site.
*Apply root cause analysis techniques to all equipment failures and propose counter measures to eliminate repetitive faults.
*Develop & deliver process & equipment improvements to continuously drive efficiencies.
*Coordinate and quality check work performed by outside contractors including issuing & control of relevant permits to work.
*Perform minor building repairs including replacing door handles and installing notice boards etc.
*Utilise CMMS package to record both planned and reactive maintenance tasks.
*Interpret mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic drawings and sourcing and ordering of spare parts to maintain min/max stock levels.

Essential Criteria:
*Time served apprenticeship in a relevant discipline such as mechanical engineering.
*Mechanical maintenance experience gained within a CNC manufacturing environment or high volume manufacturing.
*Analytical problem solving skills on CNC equipment.
*Demonstrates the highest standards of practice in health and safety.

*ONC/HNC in a Mechanical discipline.
*3 years’ experience in a similar role within a fast moving manufacturing facility.
*IOSH managing safely qualification

Salary Range: Circa £25k
Consultant: Gareth
Ref Code: GM11242

VickerStock Recruitment is a specialist, focused on engineering roles throughout Europe. Our NI division has over 20 years of experience recruiting for the engineering sector. For additional information on this vacancy and other engineering opportunities contact us on 02890313720 or send a current updated CV in strict confidence using the link below.
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