Known for its towering cathedral and tiny medieval streets that weave through the centre, York may seem old-fashioned in some places, but it offers a wealth of modern-day opportunities for those seeking vacancies.
Of course, behind York's modern charm lies a city with a long history dating back thousands of years. Archaeological evidence has been found of a Mesolithic settlement from around 8000 BC, while there are also ruins of Roman and Anglo buildings.
Until the Industrial Revolution, York was a prominent trading town, although this dwindled in the 17th century as the city's main competitors, Leeds and Hull, began to take over.
However, the railway made it to York in 1839 and the city once again became a prominent location for the British economy. Indeed, companies like the North Eastern Railway, Rowntrees and Terry's were all based in the region during this time - and continued to be throughout the 20th century.
These days, much of York's business is in the service industry, including finance, IT and tourism. Some of the top employers in the region include Aviva, Shepherd Building Group and British Telecom.
Much of the confectionary industry has disappeared from York in the recent past, with a significant portion of production being moved abroad. However, Nestle still has headquarters and a large manufacturing and distribution facility in the city, making tasty treats like KitKats and Yorkie bars.
For those seeking roles in York, the recruitment consultants at Cast UK can help you find a role that suits your qualifications.
We work with clients and candidates across the country to fill vacancies in the procurement, logistics and supply chain sectors and we are committed to finding the right talent for each position.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within York or source a new job in York then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
£23000.00 - £28500.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are currently supporting a growing business in their recruitment of an Operations Supervisor, based out of their operation in Leeds.
£20000.00 - £25000 per annum + CIPS + Benefits
Our client, one of the UK leading manufacturing businesses is looking to recruit an experienced, forward thinking Assistant Buyer.
£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading business based in the Wigan area as a Buyer in their Purchasing team.
£23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a world leading manufacturing business based in Manchester as a Buyer.
£24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Our client is a successful national business based in the Cheshire area, looking to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic Buyer to support their established team.
£38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are delighted to be recruiting an Operations Manager for one of our key customer located in Mansfield.
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
My client, a trend and design led retailer is looking for a strong Online Trade Manager to join their team.
Up to £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car
A high calibre Change & Transformation specialist is sought by Cast UK's global client.
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Cast UK are supporting a growing 3PL with their recruitment process of an Operations Manager for their operation based in Greater Manchester.
Up to £50000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Our client, who is the market leader within their specialism, is looking to recruit a Transport Manager for their operation based in Middlesex.