The UK's second most populous metropolitan area, Birmingham is often called Britain's second city (although Manchester also lays claim to that title). In any case, it has been a hub of British industry and commerce for hundreds of years, and here at Cast UK, we can help you find your ideal job in Birmingham.
In 1791, Arthur Young called Birmingham the world's first manufacturing town and by the mid-1800s it was known for its metal ware. Goods ranged from toys and jewellery through to guns, tools and dishes. Brass, gold, silver, steel and tin were all used, while other products included buttons, glasswork and ceramics.
Times have changed for Birmingham, and it has since become a hub of finance and commerce.
A huge redevelopment scheme, called the Big City Plan, is aiming to make the city one of the world's most liveable locations and the Globalization and World Cities Research Network has ranked it a beta world city due to its importance as a retail, events, conference and transport centre.
Indeed, Birmingham boasts three universities, several colleges, large exhibition centres like the NEC and the International Convention Centre, as well as the Bullring, one of the largest shopping centres in the country.
Many big companies call the city home, and around ten per cent of jobs are based in manufacturing, with employers including Jaguar, Goodyear Dunlop, Cadbury Trebor Bassett and Webley & Scott.
As experts in logistics, supply chain and procurement recruitment, Cast UK is the ideal choice for anyone looking to take their career to the next level.
What's more, if you're thinking of taking a job in Birmingham, our regional specialists can provide advice on the best companies, places to live and other aspects of working and living in the City of a Thousand Trades. So get in touch today!
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Birmingham or source a new job in Birmingham then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Based in Warwickshire, Cast UK's client is looking to strengthen its senior management team with the recruitment of an experienced Logistics Manager.
£25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Our client, a multi-national FMCG business based in Birmingham, is looking to appoint a Production Planner to join their Supply Chain team.
£29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Based in Cannock, Cast UK's client is looking to strengthen its senior management team with the recruitment of an experienced Transport Supervisor.
Highly competitive salary and Excellent Benefits Package
Cast UK are working in partnership with Bunzl PLC, an established FTSE 100 business, and the its Catering Division based at the National Distribution Centre near Tamworth.
Up to £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Our client, who is a leading business in their sector, is looking to recruit an experienced and dynamic Transport Planner to join their already successful team.
£20000.00 - £30000 per annum
Our client, a market leading clothing supplier, is looking to appoint several Merchandisers to join their growing team based in South Manchester.
£23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Cast UK are looking to recruit a talented Buyer for a growing manufacturing business based in the Wrexham area.
£55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading global business based in North Yorkshire as Head of PurchasingKey responsibilities will include:Negotiating pricing and commercial termsRaising purchase orders for both direct and indirect material...
£20000 - £25000 per annum
Our client, a leading clothing supplier, is looking to appoint a Demand Planner to join their head office team based in South Manchester.
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Based in Oxfordshire, Cast UK's client is looking to strengthen its senior management team with the recruitment of an experienced Automotive Operations Manager.