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Life at Glen Callum Associates: The journey from Trainee to Recruitment Consultant


Why is it so great at Glen Callum Associates?

Glen, Kerrie and the rest of the Glen Callum team really make training fun and effective. While the work can be difficult, we really are a team in every sense, we support one another and push each other to do better. There is a real “hands on” approach to learning here and you will be taught skills and given the freedom to use them. You’re never abandoned or just left to get on with it however you will find that as your skills and confidence grow, so does the freedom you are given to become a fully-fledged Recruitment Consultant.

What happens day to day?

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Glen Callum Associates on the search for a Sales Manager for Amethyst Automotive Components Ltd.

Are you currently a Sales Manager in the Automotive Aftermarket?

Do you want to be close to the decision making?

Are you ready for a role where YOU report into the Managing Director?

Glen Callum Associates are working with a leading aftermarket supplier of automotive components, Amethyst Automotive Components Ltd. Following their success, the company have recently relocated to impressive new premises enabling them to cater for bigger volumes and increased demand. Now they need an experienced Sales Manager to join them on the next step of their journey.

We are looking for a Sales Manager who wants to report directly to the Managing Director and see the business grow as a result of their efforts, a Sales Manager with the drive and enthusiasm to keep this company moving forward at their current pace. In truth, we want a Sales professional looking for a challenge.

Do you have:

  • Strong Automotive Aftermarket Experience?
  • Knowledge and understanding of the various Automotive aftermarket distribution channels?
  • Drive and enthusiasm?

If YES, then we want to hear from you…

If you have experience of trading with aftermarket suppliers or within automotive remanufacturing, we would be particularly interested in speaking with you. 

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If this is the role you have been searching for then send your CV to Jenny Harris at jobs@glencallum.co.uk or call her on 01384 485274.

Unemployment rate at it’s lowest since the 70’s!


REC Agency Member

 

As members of the Recruitment Employment Confederation (REC), not only do Glen Callum Associates adhere to their strict code of conduct and recruitment ethics, we are also privy to their latest news and information with regards to the UK job market.

The REC has just published a report on the UK Labour market, noting that permanent placements are still on the rise, which is obviously great news for candidates.

The flip side to this is as demand for staff across the UK remains strong,  candidate availability drops, thus pushing the average starting salaries to their reported highest since April 2015!

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Glen Callum working exclusively with Introcar

Glen Callum working exclusively with IntroCar the home of Prestige Parts…..


The home of…

If you’re an automotive QA professional or have a background in automotive Component Engineering, automotive R&D or automotive Product Development within mechanical automotive components then this could be just the job for you… Continue reading full article

Partnering up with PowaKaddy……

Partnering up with PowaKaddy……

We are delighted to be working once again with the leading electric golf trolley brand PowaKaddy. We have 2 new exciting appointments to help bolster the senior management team and aid the company’s continual growth trend. First up is to secure a Senior Sales & Marketing Manager to head up their sales & marketing team…  Click the advert below to find out more!

 

We are also talent scouting for a top Senior Operations Management professional to drive operational excellence throughout their business from supplier, quality, processes, sub-assembly through to finished goods. Click the advert below to find out more…..

 

 

Language and its value in your career.

What Second language is the most valuable for a native English speaker?

Having a second language is not only useful for when you go on holiday, it also opens up a whole host of new business and career opportunities.

Research from Euro London has shown that learning a second language can add 10-15% to you wage, that’s a pretty wise investment, but how much will it add?

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Automotive Management Live 2017 Round-up

The Event

Automotive Management Live is the UK’s leading event for retailers in the motor trade.

Hosted at the NEC on 9th November this is only the second ever AML but visitor numbers were already up 50% on last year!

As specialist automotive recruiters, we at Glen Callum feel it’s important to stay one step ahead in industry developments and innovations so we’re best placed for both clients and candidates, so Kerrie and Jenny went along to gather some intel!

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Glen Callum at Mechanex Coventry 2017

As automotive industry recruitment experts we feel it’s always important to make sure we know the latest ‘what’s what’ in the industry, it’s also beneficial to speak to, in person, the companies who might benefit from our services, so we sent our very own Claire and Julian to Mechanex at the Ricoh Arena on the 11th, but what did they get up to? Continue reading full article