Monthly Archives: January 2015

Newly Qualified Solicitor – one yr PQE Property

Newly Qualified Solicitor, Belfast, £Neg.  Our client is a medium sized, professional, Commercial law firm who wishes to recruit an ambitious and hardworking individual to work in their busy commercial property department.  This role would suit a newly qualified solicitor or a solicitor with up to one years PQE.  Landlord tenant experience is advantageous.  For more details please contact Orla Milligan at Energis recruitment on 07526839030 or email your cv to the address above. 

Defence Litigation secretary

Defence Litigation Secretary, Belfast, Up to £23k + benefits.  Large commercial law firm wishes to recruit an experienced litigation secretary to work for one of the firms very busy Partners.  This is an excellent opportunity for a career minded individual to join a progressive firm. For more details on this role please contact Orla Milligan at Energis Recruitment on 07526839030

IT Support Analyst – Up to 24k

Our client is an International law firm based in Belfast City Centre.  They are currently wishing to recruit an IT anaylst.  The suitable candidate will be able to build and maintain strong relationships with partners, fee earners, office managers and everyone in IT.  It is essential that  the candidate has the following: 

  • Experience of Interwoven Worksite or other similar document management technology, VMware, RSA, Mitel console
  • Industry knowledge – Experience of a law firm, or of working in a professional services environment (e.g. consulting or accounting) would be a distinct advantage, although not essential
  • Proficiency in Windows 7, MS Office 2010, Exchange 2010, Active Directory, DMS,litigations review tools an advantage
  • Good understanding of server and network hardware configuration and administration, orability to achieve these skills quickly
  • A minimum of two-three years’ generalist experience
  • Good influencing and negotiating skills
  • Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent, (ideally 2:1 or above) or a post-graduate qualification with a minimum of 2 A levels
  • Must be able to demonstrate success in a similar role.
  • Candidate must demonstrate ability to deliver outstanding service in a high-pressure environment working in a relatively small office of a medium to large organisation.  

For more details please call Orla Milligan at Energis Global on 07526839030 or email

Senior Web Developer – New Team

MCS Group are working with one of NI’s most successful and ambitious companies. They have a footprint world-wide with over 100 countries using their products and have been growing steadily for years.

With over 500 employees they have road-mapped an extensive growth plan for their technology team and are fast underway with creating a ‘centre of excellence’ in NI. They are now seeking an ambitious and talented web developer to now come aboard and spearhead new projects. If you consider yourself a hard-core coder and are keen to become involved in one of the most lucrative areas in modern technology then this is the role for you!
Our client are going places and this is a critical role for their growing technology team! No other company in Northern Ireland will be able to afford you the technologies and projects as this role will!
The Role​
Our client are seeking a pure coder – someone that considers themselves an expert with front-end technologies like HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
You will take direction from and collaborate with UX designers to produce high performance web pages.
There is a huge amount of UI work on the horizon; you will take a lead role in the architecture of sites on one of the most exciting areas in the NI tech scene.
You will work with the other software engineers in the team to reach long-term goals.
The Person
You will be an expert coder – we’re keen to see candidates who have worked at enterprise level and built sites that perform under lots of traffic.
HTML, CSS and JavaScript will be your key technologies.
You will be a master of responsive design.
You will be a team player, but prepared to lead by example as your team grows around you.
£35-40k depending upon experience.

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. 

Call Centre Advisors Evening Shift

Our client  require Call Centre advisors for an evening shift.

Location east belfast.  Holywood exchange

Permanent job

Start Date 16th Feb

Duties making outbound calls to existing customers in the American Market

Salary: £15000 rising to 15.5k after 6 months  plus (Bonus Potential)

Campaign Hours: Mon – Fri 6pm – 2am

6 months sales experience required

Training 5 days 10am -6pm training

Recruitment Direct are acting as an employment agency and offer a free and confidential service to all candidates

Please click on the apply button below and upload your cv

Mobile Phone Advisors – Immediate starts

Recruitment Direct is a leading Call Centre and Multilingual Recruitment Agency.

We are currently recruiting Call Centre/ Mobile phone Sales Advisors for our client a state of the art call centre based in East Belfast

All outbound positions are fulltime (38.5hrs) and permanent with a starting salary of £14k plus commission OTE £21K . You will be employed directly by our client and paid monthly.

Duties will include calling existing customers of a leading UK Mobile phone network.

Our client has a management academy so career prospects are excellent within this call centre. They also offer free car parking and many other benefits.

1 -2 weeks of training will be provided.

Our client does not recruit for part-time or temporary roles.

Hours of work : Monday to friday 10am – 6pm

No weekends for all outbound positions.


To be considered for this position you must have a minimum of 6 months sales or customer service experience ideally from a Call Centre, retail , telesales , Customer Service , senior hospitality or insurance background.

Please apply online by clicking on the apply button below. One of our consultants will be in touch to discuss the role in more detail, if you meet the minimum criteria as outlined above.  Please upload your up to date cv.

Recruitment Direct is acting as an employment agency and offer a free and confidential service to all candidates

Site Material And Production Planner

Site Materials & Production Planner Job Co Tyrone.

Are you a materials/production planner based in the Co Tyrone area that would consider a fantastic opportunity with a leading food producer in the Omagh area? As materials planner you will develop material & production plans for each area which will meet optimised levels at the lowest cost.
You will also be required to develop schedules for each area which will optimise labour minimise impact of changeovers and meet customer requirements.

To be successful in this role you will have relevant experience in production planning and or scheduling activities within a manufacturing environment. You will also ideally be degree qualified in a supply chain or accountancy discipline.

You must have a robust working knowledge / experience in working with ERP based systems, planning systems and an understanding and ability to apply in live situations the principles and tools of lean manufacturing.
SAP experience would be an advantage or experience of Infor AP / AS or similar scheduling tools. Knowledge and understanding of Lean Methodology in this area would also be desirable considering impacts of planning methods on OEE / Operational Efficiencies.

You will have the opportunity to work with a leading food group and gain exposure to permanent opportunities within this group through this time. You will also be offered an excellent salary and benefits package with a salary up to £25,000 depending on experience.

If this job is of interest please forward your CV to Michael Smith via the link provided, and call 028 38445800 and application form and for more information. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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Part-Qual – INTERNAL AUDIT opportunity

Part qualified accountant looking for an opportunity with one of Belfast’s most successful mid tier practices? Are you looking for a challenging role offering study support and the opportunity to broaden your skill set to include Public Sector Internal Audit?


My Client, a major Belfast based practice, is actively recruiting for two part qualified accountants to join their market leading Public Sector Internal Audit team. My Client has a reputation for excellence in this field and continues to win significant contracts in this sector.

The Role

- Gaining business and process understanding of our clients through interviews, process mapping and data analysis.
- Support Managers in Development and executing risk-based test programmes for key business processes.
- Support team in the preparation of project documentation for review in accordance with relevant methodologies and the firm’s quality control standards
- Supporting the team in the identification and presentation of relevant business and control issues to client management
- Preparing draft reports in compliance with the Firm’s quality standards
- Prepare documentation for review on a timely basis
- Present a professional and positive impression of the firm with clients at all times

The Person

- Part qualified accountant – ACA, ACCA
- Some internal audit experience would be advantageous though not essential

For further information on this vacancy, or any other practice based Accountancy job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Rachel Hutchinson in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250

(IF YOU HAVE FORWARDED YOUR CV TO VANRATH WITHIN THE LAST 3 MONTHS please do not apply as our specialist consultants are aware of your availability. If you would like to contact VanRath for an update please call our consultants directly on 02890 330 250.)

Global Parts Manager

Are you a Senior Buyer / Supply Chain Manager looking for a new opportunity or change of direction in the Co Tyrone area? Here at Hays we are working with a global engineering company based on the Co Tyrone area who is recruiting for Spares Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. This is a new role as a result of continuous growth and expansion.

As Spares Manager, you’ll form part of the aftersales team and hold responsibility for the development of their spares parts service to their customers. This will involve purchasing from approved suppliers as well as sourcing and negotiating with potential new suppliers. You will also maximise spare part sales revenue through excellent service and enjoy meeting with your customers.
On any given day, you will manage global stock levels in accordance with customer requirements. You will develop new supply chain opportunities to gain best prices for spare parts in each region and manage third party relationships associated to the supply of spare parts such as in country distribution networks

Buying, purchasing, logistics or aftersales experience. Not all essential
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Previous experience in sourcing and dealing with global suppliers, as well as developing and maintaining strong supplier relationships
Degree educated in an engineering or business related subject
Must have experience of operating within an MRP process
In return you will be offered a fantastic salary & benefits package and an opportunity to progress towards CIPS. You will enjoy the career benefits of working with one of Northern Irelands most progressive employers.
If this job is of interest please forward your CV to Michael Smith via the link provided, or call 028 38445800 for more information. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C’s, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at

Procurement Manager

Procurement Manager
£40,000 – £50,000
Job Title: Procurement Manager
Reference: MD11434

Client Summary:
Our client, a family owned company has grown to become a world leader in the construction and fit out sector.

Reporting to:
This is a key role within the team and the Procurement Manager will report to the Contracts Director


  • Lead the purchasing department by establishing key performance measures develop sourcing strategies & lead & develop the process to manage suppliers with the support of the collective resources of contracts and surveying under the guidance of the Contracts Director.
  • Main Duties/Activities:
  • Develop Sourcing strategies – for global/local, bulk/individual projects, unique design & bespoke
  • Lead the process to manage suppliers, including selection, negotiation process, rebates and quarterly supplier reviews
  • Drive annual productivity improvements in each of the spend categories and monitor budgets
  • Establish Key Performance measures for each buyer and incorporate into operational savings plans and use for each buyer appraisal
  • Monitor orders and delivery of same to ship or factory in compliance with dry dock / shipping dates and communicate to the contracts & production departments
  • Monitor business satisfaction with procurement department ensuring the support/ responsiveness of the procurement department meets all other department needs
  • Remain up-to-date with market trends and supplier status through relationships with suppliers and attending trade shows
  • Keep all accreditation paperwork up to date and internal audits carried out based on SHEQ requirements

Skills, Experience and Knowledge Requirements:

  • Previous experience in managing a purchasing team in the construction sector
  • Have a working technical knowledge of all materials to be ordered.
  • Excellent communication, negotiating and influencing skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent planning and organizing skills.
  • Good computer literacy including Microsoft Office
  • Good numeracy including the ability to measure quantities from drawings

Reference: MD11434
Contact: Michael Donaghy