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Your Career at Captec

We are committed to seeking and recruiting from across the board. Whether you are fresh out of education or with years of experience, we welcome hard working professional individuals with a great can-do attitude. We are fully committed to equal opportunities and giving all our employees the best career development prospects we can.

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Our people make up a talented, professional and diverse workforce. Unlocking the full potential of each individual is fundamental to our collective success. Please click below to view all of our current job opportunities below.

Current Vacancies

We have a number of exciting opportunities for roles in our company. If you are excited by the prospect of working with an ambitious team, get a buzz from collective success and believe you can add value with your skills, experience and expertise, we want to hear from you. If you are interested in a career with us, but cannot see a role advertised at the moment, please don’t be discouraged from making us aware of you.

There are positions in planning long before they are advertised. There are also opportunities that arise as a result of continued growth. We recruit regularly, so knowing about you and having your CV on file may benefit us in the future. Send us your CV with a covering letter to our HR Department and we’ll take a look.

Here, you will find a list of all current vacancies within the Captec Group:

Account Manager – North

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a field based Account Manager position for specialised computing equipment.

In this role you will work alongside an experienced business development director supporting with the management and development of a small number of existing key accounts. You will get the opportunity to learn and develop key account management skills as well as undertake new business development of your own to create your own future accounts.

The key accounts are centred around the Nottingham area so a candidate within a 30 mile radius of this area would be preferred.  Working predominantly out of a home office with regular monthly visits to the company’s offices in Fareham (Hampshire).

Key Responsibilities:

• Support with the management of key major accounts through regular contact and understanding their business, products and competitors. Expect this to be 60-75% of your working week.
• Engage in own business development work to identify new opportunities leading to own future key accounts. Expect this to be 25-40% of your working week.
• Identify and capture new business opportunities within existing key accounts.
• Harvest business intelligence to share within the sales organisation and feeder material for marketing.
• Participate with the resolution of account issues or problems in an efficient and cost effective way.
• Attend customer QBR and business meetings where appropriate and document accordingly.
• Manage reporting of activities and pipeline/key account sales revenue forecasts, with appropriate risk analysis to mitigate potential slippage.
• Contribute towards the achievement of sales and margin targets.
• Preparation of professional sales quotations/proposals with customer engagement to deliver winning outcomes.

Required Experience & Skillset:

Prior experience of customer facing account management and Business Development skills.
• Commercially aware with a good understanding of business processes and an abundance of common sense.
• Enterprise/B2B market sector experience with preferably a business, computing, electronics, IT/technology related background.
• Ability to extract information through structured questions and offer data driven opportunity recommendations.
• Excellent organisational, time management and work scheduling/prioritisation skills.
• Effective communicator with proven ability to engage customers and internal stakeholders at all organisational levels.
• Confident presenter of information to small or large audiences, able to deliver a persuasive customer context value proposition specific to the needs of individual customers.
• Good problem solving skills, utilising data/statistical and analytical methods to resolve commercial issues.
• Knowledgeable and competent user of current day office automation packages.

Personal Attributes:

• Full and clean driving licence required for a Field Based Role
• Positive, self-motivated, team player with professional appearance and behaviour.
• Strives to consistently hit targets and maintain high standards.
• Able to handle pressure to meet difficult customers and their deadlines.

Job Type:

Full-time, based in or around the Nottingham area – reporting office in Fareham, Hampshire.

Basic Salary:

£27k – £33k per annum (subject to relevant experience)

Commission:

Uncapped, Performance Related Based on Commission Structure

Holidays:

28 days Personal & Public Holidays, Additional Holidays accrued tenure proportionate.

Pension:

Auto Enrollment Company Contribution Pension Scheme.

If you would like to find out more about this excellent opportunity, working for an employer where your efforts are appreciated, recognised and well rewarded, then please contact us with via HR@uk.captec-group.com a copy of your CV and a covering introductory letter. We run a flexi-time system, a cycle to work scheme, free parking, and various other benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a dynamic, progressive and friendly work environment. If you think you have what it takes for this role don’t waste another minute and get in touch with us.

External Sales Manager

To support company growth, a new senior position has arisen for an External Sales Manager to manage the external sales team driving sales growth on our range of Specialised Computing Platforms.

What will make you a success in this role? That will no doubt be your strong background in people management, new business development and proven track record in delivering sales target in excess of £20million plus. Your experience in solution orientated selling in computing, electronics or technology related background will also be desirable. With your team you will be expected to develop a strong pipeline of new accounts which are rewarded with a high rate of commission as well as account manage existing customers.

This position calls for a candidate that has a proven track record in leading and developing a team for sustained sales performance. Experience in completing and executing sector and customers sales strategies with innovation and enthusiasm.

Working predominantly in the field with your team with regular monthly visits to the company’s offices in Fareham (Hampshire).

Required Experience & Skillset:

• Currently in a field sales management role with a minimum of 5+ years track record.
• Proven experience in delivering own sales and team target in excess of £20million+.
• Mature leadership style able to coach and mentor high performance teams.
• Consultative/solution orientated B2B selling experience ideally with computing equipment.
• Well established and polished customer facing sales skills with excellent problem solving skills
• Commercially astute with a sound understanding of business processes and an abundance of common sense.
• Excellent organisational skills in the areas of time management and work scheduling/prioritisation.
• Competent communicator and negotiator with proven ability to engage customers and internal stakeholders at all organisational levels.
• Confident presenter, able to communicate and deliver a persuasive customer context value proposition.
• Knowledgeable and competent user of current day office automation packages.

Personal Attributes:

• Full and clean driving licence required for a Field Based Role.
• Positive, self-motivated, team player with professional appearance and behaviour.
• Strives to consistently hit targets and maintain high standards from the team.
• Able to handle pressure to meet difficult customers and their deadlines.

Job Type:

Full-time, based remotely from Head Office

Commission:

Uncapped, Performance Related Based on Commission Structure

Holidays:

28 days Personal & Public Holidays, Additional Holidays accrued tenure proportionate

Pension:

Auto Enrolment Company Contribution Pension Scheme.

If you would like to find out more about this excellent opportunity, working for an employer where your efforts are appreciated, recognised and well rewarded, then please contact us with via HR@uk.captec-group.com a copy of your CV and a covering introductory letter. We run a flexi-time system, a cycle to work scheme, free parking, and various other benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a dynamic, progressive and friendly work environment. If you think you have what it takes for this role don’t waste another minute and get in touch with us.

Project Manager

We are looking for a Project Manager to take responsibility for the delivery of engineering and product development goals. If you are an ambitious professional looking to develop your career in a fast-moving and growing engineering team, this could be an excellent opportunity for you.

Reporting to the Engineering Services Group Manager, you will be responsible for planning and managing projects on a day-to-day basis on time and within budget, at an exciting time of growth for our business. You will be managing a diversity of projects, including electromechanical design, electronic hardware, integration and innovation based around computing solutions.

The successful candidate will come from an engineering environment with experience of the project management involving the development of electromechanical or electronic equipment.

Required Experience & Skillset:
  • Minimum of six years managing projects involving mechanical, electronic, electromechanical hardware.
  • Track record of successfully managing and implementing multiple projects (5-10 concurrently) to time and budget. Ability to apply principles and practices of project management.
  • Experience of managing a mix of multi-project portfolio of short duration express projects (one-four weeks) with longer duration, more complex projects (one-six months).
  • Experience of working in a matrix structure, engaging with multidisciplinary teams and negotiating with other department managers for required resource to complete projects.
  • Organise and motivate the project team by enthusiastically communicating the project plan, allocating clear responsibilities and actions.
  • Ability to independently evaluate, select and adapt standard techniques and procedures to suit project of varying complexity
  • Ability to create detailed, written project plans which reflect the key deliverables, specify the project steps/phases/milestones, lists key dependencies, identifies risks, and incorporates contingency planning.
  • Ability to ensure all project documentation is created and updated throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Ability to undertake comprehensive project reviews, driving project completion deliverables to the required timescale and budget.
  • Competent in using MS Project and MS Office products in general.
  • Graduate in engineering related subject or qualified by experience.
  • Broad range of project management approaches towards a flexible environment and reporting structure allowing for process and project team development within the existing engineering department.

Desirable Experience and Skills: 

  • Ability to apply principles and practices of project management and ability to engage multidisciplinary teams.
  • Ability to independently evaluate, select and adapt standard techniques and procedures to ensure appropriateness to projects with varying complexity.
  • Ability to create a detailed, written project plan which reflects the key deliverables, specifies the project steps/phases/milestones, lists key dependencies, identifies risks and incorporates contingency planning.
  • Ability to organise and motivate the project team by comprehensively communicating the project plan, allocating clear responsibilities and actions.
  • Ability to ensure all project documentation is created and updated throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Ability to undertake comprehensive project reviews.
  • Ability to ensure completion of project deliverables to the required timescale and budget.
  • Ability to manage successful handover to relevant recipients.
  • Competent in using MS Project and MS Office products in general.
  • Experience of working to the ISO 9001 standard or a professional and process driven methodology.
Personal Attributes:
  • Driven and able to multi-task handling multiple priorities and projects.
  • Process driven with logical, planned and structured methodology.
  • Organised, tidy with good time management.
  • Able to handle pressure to meet deadlines and deliver project outcomes.
  • Flexible and adaptable to the needs of an SME size business.
  • Has the positivity, enthusiasm and energy to overcome failures along the way and deals effectively and efficiently with project slippages and management of corrective actions with stakeholders.
  • Setter and driver of high standards. Professional appearance and behaviour.

If you would like to find out more about this excellent opportunity, working for an employer where your efforts are appreciated, recognised and well rewarded, then please contact us with via HR@uk.captec-group.com a copy of your CV and a covering introductory letter. We run a flexi-time system, a cycle to work scheme, free parking, and various other benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a dynamic, progressive and friendly work environment. If you think you have what it takes for this role don’t waste another minute and get in touch with us.

At Captec, We Have a Lot to Offer

Secure Company

We have been in business since 1985 and grown consistently year-on-year.

Ambitious and Exciting

An ambitious and exciting workplace that recognises and rewards achievement.

Competitive Rates

We offer industry-competitive rates of pay.

Flexitime

We work within flexitime arrangements.

Bonus Scheme

Annual bonus scheme – company and personal performance related.

Pension Scheme

We provide a company pension scheme.

Voucher Schemes

We offer cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes.

Parking

Free on-site parking available.

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