Depending on your age and where you live, you might well associate Rochdale with Gracie Fields, Cyril Smith or Lisa Stansfield, all of whom have drawn attention to the town of the last century. Staff at Cast UK might well associate it with managing director Wayne Brophy - hopefully for all the right reasons! But for anyone in or around this town, it’s a fairly typical north-western market town that boomed during the milling and textile-making revolution of the 19th century. However, this industry did decline in the 20th century.
The town remains a large and thriving place, close enough to Manchester to be a commuter residence and trading partner, but far enough away to maintain its identity. It has excellent road and rail links with Manchester, with the M62 passing by Rochdale as is courses from the city to Leeds. The Metrolink tram line is due for completion in 2014. The town of Rochdale is home to about 100,000 people, but taking in all the settlements in the borough, the figure is over 200,000.
As with any large town, the population itself requires a large logistical effort to keep it fed, watered, clothed and stocked with life’s creature comforts. There’s a busy shopping area and a few trading estates dotted around the town. Many of the mill buildings are now used by small businesses or have been converted to living accommodation. Rochdale and Manchester do create positions, and both have important logistics, procurement and supply chain industries.
If you’re on the lookout for more information on the positions available in Rochdale or anywhere else in the UK, please get in touch so we can talk about what’s on offer. Cast UK’s regional specialists can provide detailed information about the potential employers, the available job types and the average expected salary.
We never stop working with procurement, logistics and supply chain clients and applicants from across the country, and are dedicated to filling each position with the best talent possible.
With a wealth of experience in the fields covered, Cast UK’s team of recruitment consultants understands what it takes to be a successful candidate for every vacancy.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Rochdale or source a new job in Rochdale then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
£20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
My client, an established and growing online retailer, is looking to appoint an Assistant Merchandiser to join their head office team based in Burnley.
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car
Cast UK are supporting a market leading 3PL business with the recruitment of a Transport Operations Manager for their operations based in Greater Manchester.
£30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Our Manchester based client is looking to appoint a Supplier Contracts Manager to join their existing supply chain team.
Up to £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Our client, who is a growing Logistics business with sites across the UK, are looking to recruit a Senior HR Advisor to be based at their Head Office in Warrington.
Up to £22500.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are supporting a market leading 3PL business with the recruitment of a Warehouse Supervisor for their fast paced operation based in Greater Manchester.
Cast UK are currently supporting one of our prestigious clients with the recruitment process of a Shift Manager for their fast paced operation based in Lancashire.
My client is an Engineering business in the Stockport area and due to continued growth they are looking to appoint a Supplier Development Engineer to further develop the capabilities and capacities of their supplier base.
£20000 - £22000 per annum + bonus
Our client, an established supplier based in West Yorkshire, is looking to appoint an E-commerce Co-ordinator to a newly created position due to business growth.
£23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are supporting a growing Logistics business with the recruitment process of an Export Controller for their operation based in Greater Manchester.
£28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are supporting our client, who is a growing 3PL with the recruitment process of a Transport Manager based at their operation in Greater Manchester.
£38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Our client is a leading business with a site in Stockport and they are looking to appoint a Procurement Manager to lead their current procurement team.
£24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Our client is looking to appoint a talented Procurement Analyst to join their Procurement team.