Situated in the East of England, Essex is bordered by Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Suffolk and Kent. It's also a Home County and is considered part of the London commuter belt, making it a great location for those seeking vacancies.
Largely an agricultural area, for most of Essex's past, it comprised farmland and market towns. Significant development occurred during the Victorian era when the railways arrived.
After the second world war, two new towns - Harlow and Basildon - were created. These were built mainly to provide housing for the growing London population.
These days, the region is still predominantly agricultural, although places like Harlow are known for scientific innovation, technology and pharmaceuticals. Marconi - the world's first wireless factory - had a factory in Chelmsford. Part of the facility is now used by BAE Systems.
Companies based in Essex include Britvic, e2V Technologies, M&G Group and ebm-papst UK. Ford's European headquarters is located in Brentwood, while banknotes are manufactured in Loughton.
Stansted Airport is located in Essex, and it is served by airlines like Ryanair and EasyJet. It also processes cargo from a variety of companies including FedEx, British Airways World Cargo and UPS.
What's more, Lakeside Shopping Centre is one of Europe's largest retail areas. It's located a stone's throw from the north side of the River Thames and includes an indoor mall, as well as an IKEA, B&Q and outlets for Next and Marks & Spencer.
Whether you're seeking vacancies in Essex, or elsewhere in the country, contact Cast UK today.
Our team specialises in recruitment for the logistics, procurement and supply chain fields and we are dedicated to finding the right person for every job.
In addition, our long-standing relationships with the leading employers in each region means we understand exactly what each employer is looking for and we can provide the advice and assistance you need for a successful job hunt.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Essex or source a new job in Essex then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
Up to £18000.00 per annum
My client, a leading high street fashion retailer, is looking to appoint an enthusiastic Trainee Merchandiser to join their head office team based in London.
Up to £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Our client, a leading Manufacturing Distribution business who are currently witnessing a period of sustained growth across their UK operations.
£25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Our client, a well known FMCG business based in Basildon, are currently within a period of growth and hence looking to expand their supply chain team with the addition of a Supply Chain Analyst.
We are currently recruiting for an Interim Procurement Officer to be based in Montserrat on a 3 month contract.
Our client, an established retail / wholesale business based in Hertfordshire, are looking for an experienced end - end supply chain manager, ideally coming from a retail / wholesale background.
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Our client, who are a specialist distributor with global coverage, are looking to recruit a Commercial Logistics Manager for their site in South Yorkshire.
£35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
My client, a Homeware and Lifestyle online retailer is looking to recruit a Buyer into their team.
£35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Our client, a growing FMCG business based in Watford, are currently looking for an experienced Demand Planning specialist whom can come into an every changing and growing environment and develop forecasting models.
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a thriving business based in the Bolton area as a Procurement Manager.
£21500.00 - £24500.00 per annum
Our client, a manufacturing business based in the Wrexham / Chester area, is looking to appoint a new Buyer / Expediter in to their Supply Chain team.