The county town of Oxford and famous throughout the world for its university, Oxford is actually a thriving, self-contained city with a diversity of industries not directly related to its county status or education sector. It has been a successful city for so long that its architecture spans the millennia, and since much of the most important buildings were churches, it got the name “city of dreaming spires”.
Without doubt the university and its related activities (bars, cafes, hotels, shops, theatres etc.) is the key single employer of the city, and the university heritage also plays into its thriving tourism industry. All this contributes to the thriving nature of the city, which is busy all the year round.
But a major industry just to the south east of the city centre is car manufacturing, at the Cowley BMW plant, home of the new Mini. The plant used to be the Morris Motors plant during the First World War, and this attracted a railway and other communications to serve it. During World War Two the plant made training planes for the RAF. After the war mergers and acquisitions changed the company to BMC, then British Leyland, Austin Rover, the Rover Group and finally BMW (but locals still call the factory Morris’s).
With a thriving, ever changing population and various high-tech and heavy industries, Oxford often throws up positions to help oil the wheels of commerce. It’s certainly an exciting place to live and work.
Cast UK work with clients and applicants from across the country, and are committed to filling each position with the best talent possible.
If you’re looking for more information on the positions available in Oxford or anywhere else in the UK, please get in touch so we can talk about what’s on offer.
With many years’ experience in the procurement, logistics and supply chain fields, our team of recruitment consultants understands what it takes to be a successful candidate for every vacancy.
Our regional specialists can provide detailed information about the potential employers, the available job types and the average expected salary.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Oxford or source a new job in Oxford then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Our client, an leading FMCG business based in Berkshire, are currently looking for a passionate and experienced Demand Planner with FMCG / Food experience.
£50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
A highly pro-active, investagitive, healthcare/pharmaceutical procurement professional is urgently required for a particularly unique and exciting sourcing role.
£27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Our client, a successful and growing business in the Chester area, is looking to appoint an HR Officer on a 6 month basis to support the team during a busy period.
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join an excellent, growing company who have a brilliant reputation in their industry.
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Our client, an established retailer based in the North West, is looking to appoint a Senior Assistant Merchandiser and a Junior Merchandiser to join their growing team.
Up to €100000.00 per annum + benefits
eneral ManagerDublin €100k + Benefits The Role Responsible for the effective management of the Musgrave Wholesale Partners (MWP) Warehouse operations to provide excellent service to our customers at lowest cost.
Up to £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Our client, who is a market leading business based in Manchester, are looking to recruit a Warehouse Controller for their growing operation based in Manchester.
£17000 - £18000 per annum
Our client, a leading retailer is looking to recruit a Buyer's Admin Assistant to join their head office team based in the North West.
£50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Our client, a leading retailer, is looking to appoint a Senior Buyer to join their growing head office team based in the North West.
£25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Exciting new opportunity to join this multinational engineering/ manufacturing organisation at their UK headquarters in the West Midlands.