Commercial

Compliance Officer

Bluestones staffing has a new and exciting role for a Compliance officer for based in South Manchester.

Position:  Compliance Officer

Duration:  Permanent

Salary:  £25 – £30k

Location:  South Manchester

 

About the Role:

As the sole compliance officer you will be responsible for shaping and building the compliance framework within the business.

You will be the the go to person for Data Protection, information security and compliance and you will work with all aspects of the business, including HR, infrastructure, business management, finance, procurement and commercial.

Duties:

  • Identify and improve controls
  • Build and audit to support evidence and conformity to information security and governance of controls.
  • Maintain data protection & GDPR compliance
  • Be point person for Data protection / GDPR queries
  • Own and maintain an operations risk log relating to aspects of compliance.
  • Educate the company with better practice opportunities using appropriate methods such as discussions, newsfeed and presentations.
  • Execute audits, planned and ad-hoc, present the findings with recommended solutions.
  • Support continuous improvement of information security (ISO 27001:2013)
  • Execute the ASE ISO processes, such as Risk Assessments, Risk treatment & incident reporting.
  • Educate employees on the impacts of, and be willing to challenge non-compliance
  • Be able to travel
  • Perform general admin duties in relation to the role
  • Record, track and close non conformity
  • Maintenance of an information security objectives and measures framework.

Personal specification:

  • Personal interests in compliance, information security and technology
  • Experience in internal auditing
  • Ability to be impartial to an area under review
  • Good communication (written and vocal) capabilities
  • Experience in problem solving
  • Experience in multi-tasking
  • Experience of creating compliance or similar frameworks
  • Experience in organisation within a dynamic work environment

You might also have: 

  • ISO 27001 / ISMS Experience
  • Internal Audit Training
  • Motor Industry Experience
  • Business Analysis Experience

For more information please contact Debbie on 02895219313.

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Programmes Officer

Bluestones staffing has an immediate start for the right candidate within the Lisburn and Castlereagh council.

Position:  Programmes Officer

Duration:   Temporary ongoing

Salary:       £15.81

Location:   Lisburn

Key Purpose:

As a member of the Economic Development Team the post holder will be required to secure Government and EU funding for the economic development programmes within the council area.

The post holder will also be responsible to assist the Programme Manager to manage the implement the Rural Development Strategy and action plan across the areas.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To assist the programmes manager to apply for and secure government development programmes within the council area.  To assist in the management and implementation of secured Government and EU funded economic development programmes and the NI rural development programme 2014 – 2020.
  • To assist in the marketing and promotion of both National and EU funded economic development programmes and the Rural Development Strategy.
  • To provide assistance and advice for prospective applicants under any relevant Council led Government & EU Funded programme and the NI Rural Development Programme 2014 – 2020.
  • To undertake economic appraisals of project applications requesting grant expenditure.
  • To undertake research to inform the development of projects and programmes of work.
  • To represent the council, development committee or local action group at external groups, agencies and networks.

Essential Criteria:

  • Third level qualification, HNC, HND, NVQ Level 4, a degree or equivalent.

Experience :

  • 3 years employment experience within the following areas:
  • Assisting in the delivery of local economic development programmes or rural development involving Government or EU funding.
  • Completing economic appraisals for projects requesting grant of up to £250,00
  • Project assessment of projects requesting grant of up to £250,000.

 

Knowledge:

  • A clear understanding of the workings of local government and wider environment and political context in which it operates.

For full JD please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or email your cv via the link below:

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Cleansing Operatives

Bluestones staffing is working with the Belfast city council who require a Temporary casual  Cleansing operatives for their Belfast site.

Hours of work: 08:00am to 16:00pm

Location: Belfast

Salary: £9.55 phr

Duties:

Ad hearing to company policy’s and procedures
General Cleansing duties
Litter picking
Manual sweeping and collection
Removal of house hold and commercial waste
Any other duties requested

Essential Criteria

  • Good Attitude
  • Experience in a similar role would be an advantage
  • Must have a valid driving license and transportation

For more information please contact Tina on 02895219313 or email a cv to christina.wroot@bluestones-staffing.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HR Administrator / Officer

Bluestones staffing is working exclusively with a leading financial company in Manchester.  Due to restructuring our client is seeking a HR administrator to join our team.  Key responsibilities will be to provide support to all HR areas which cover the full employee life cycle with a focus on recruitment, maintenance of HR records and HR reporting.

Principal Accountabilities.

  • Forming and maintaining employee records
  • Updating databases internally, such as sick and maternity leave
  • Supporting the recruitment activity such as drafting, job descriptions, screening candidates, organising interviews, checking proof of right to work and qualification documents and representing the Company at careers events.
  • Preparing and amending where necessary HR documents, ie: employment contracts and recruitment guidelines.
  • Support with management of sickness absence, disciplines and grievance process
  • Reviewing and renewing company policies and legal compliance
  • Communicating with external partners
  • Reporting regularly on HR metrics, such as company turnover
  • Being the first point of contact for employees on any HR related queries.
  • Assisting with payroll by providing the department with relevant employee information, ie:  holidays and sickness
  • Support the HR team and managers upload information on People HR management, including training, analysing and creating data reports.

Knowledge, qualifications and experience.

  • Degree in HRM or CIPD level 3 Diploma with min GCSE’s at grade C or above (including English and Maths)
  • Experience within HR/Recruitment
  • Strong experience on Microsoft word, excel and outlook and preferably experience on People HR and SharePoint and using video conferencing such a Skype
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Willingness to learn and be involved
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Professional approach with our internal customers, candidates and third party vendors
  • Work within confidential data professionally
  • Innovative recruiting and sourcing skills
  • Highly organised a refined level of time management, ability to work on own initiative

For full JD please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or forward your cv via link below.

 

PPC (Biddable) Manager

Bluestones staffing commercial division is working with one of NI fastest growing integrated digital brand agency.  Whether working with a large sporting event, a global educator or a regional retailer, they provide creative solutions at scale.

With over 50+ people based in their Belfast office, including content creators, digital designers, media strategists, digital experts and more.

The successful applicant will be joining at an exciting time for our client, as a growing agency with an increased footprint across the UK, Ireland and further a field.  As a new distinct arm of the business, Performance marketing encompasses Biddable Media.

Job Description:

I am requiring a highly capable PPC (Biddable) manager to support our clients Digital Performance Director in managing the increasing number of client accounts that we winning.  The successful candidate can expect to have responsibility from the start, in managing the end to end PPC and Biddable requirements.

Key responsibilities:

You will be responsible for the end-to-end management of campaigns for clients. This entails:

  • Thorough initial research:
  • using relevant tools & resources (Google Ad Planners, Think With Google, etc) to understand industry trends & context;
  • engaging stakeholders in order to better understand brands, audiences, etc.
  • analysing historic performance.
  • Comprehensive campaign planning:
    • providing strategic channel recommendations, with the input of the Director or otherwise where required;
    • outlining clear tactics and targeting, showing how they support campaign objectives;
    • developing Key Performance Indicators.
  • Creation & upkeep of marketing plans, often in co-ordination with other teams;
  • Booking and reconciling budgets on our financial system;
  • Building & executing campaigns (Search, Display, etc.) using the latest best practice:
    • including smart bidding, responsive ads, campaign segmentation & structure, match type strategy, negative keywords, extensions, audiences and more;
    • briefing creative teams to ensure excellent asset & advert development.
    • Developing a clear & consistent tracking process:Implementing tracking where needed, e.g. utm tracking;
    • Assisting the Director in rolling out Tag Management solutions.
      Continuous monitoring & optimisation of live campaigns:budget management across multiple clients and campaigns using our proprietary software,
    • ensuring they deliver within budget;
    • continuous monitoring of KPIs & metrics to ensure they deliver as planned, across Ad platforms and Web/App Analytics;
      developing & actioning optimisation plans.
    • Proactive evolution of campaign strategy & tactics, as appropriate;
    • Regular client reports & engagement:ensuring clients are kept abreast of significant changes & developments;
    • keeping clients up-to-date on campaign performance, ongoing optimisation, learnings & future actions.
    • End-of-campaign reports that provides deep-dive analysis, learnings & future recommendations, “closing the loop” by providing insights for future campaigns;
    • In addition to the above, you will be responsible for:
  • Management & co-ordination of junior executives alongside the Director:weekly management of tasks, ensuring timely project delivery;
  • ensuring team output is of satisfactory quality;
    training as required.
  • Supporting the Director in prospective project development as required:industry & audience research, plus campaign audits;
    compiling presentations and written reports;
  • presenting in person or over video calls.
  • Developing relationships with external parties (such as platform reps).
  • You will be asked to complete a series of Google Ads exams within the first few months of joining & are expected to keep these continuously up to date.

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a role where PPC is the dominant day-to-day role;
  • Fluency with Google Ads and Google Analytics;
    Solid digital marketing knowledge and understanding of what makes marketing win;
  • Confident individual who can meet, manage and exceed client expectations;
  • Proven ability to measure, analyse and evaluate the success of online marketing;
  • Strong analytical skills and a data-driven mindset;
  • Impeccable communication skills;
  • Excellent written communication skills and grasp of search copywriting best practice;
  • Creative go-getter, able to generate ideas and bring them to life on digital;
  • Process orientated and driven to grow as an individual;
  • A through, diligent and pragmatic approach;
    Solid computer literacy, e.g. Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel.

Desired Criteria:

  • Google Ads qualifications;
  • Experience of non-Google PPC platforms (e.g. Microsoft Advertising);
  • Experience of Social Advertising (Facebook Ads, Twitter Ads, LinkedIn Ads, etc.);
  • Experience of Google Marketing Platform (Data Studio, Surveys, Tag Manager, 360 Suite);
  • Google Ads Scripts capability.

For further information please contact Debbie on 02895219313

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Project Support Worker

Bluestones staffing is working with the council to recruit a Project support officer, this is a temporary role starting on the 12th September.

Location:    Lisburn

Duration:   12/09/2020 – 31/03/2021

Salary:         £12.85

Duties:

1  To assist the unit staff in the effective co-ordination, administration and delivery of projects to fulfil the remit of the Council’s Economic Development Strategy. To assist in the development of consistent project standards and methodologies and to ensure that appropriate project management processes, procedures and guidelines are followed.

2   To ensure compliance with all administration of project expenditure including monitoring and reporting of same, processing of all relevant documentation, required by internal finance/audit staff and external grant awarding bodies. To undertake monitoring visits to external bodies to ensure compliance with processes and guidance.

3   To administer the collation and production of accurate financial reports relating to performance and budgetary management, in line with Council financial procedures as outlined in the Accounting Manual.

4   To assist in the development and maintenance of any required records, databases and information systems in the unit and provide reports as required for unit staff.

5   To undertake research, as directed, on economic issues to support the development of targeted projects and programmes of work.

6   To support Officers in maintaining the appropriate Council online platforms including social media and in developing promotional materials for projects.

7   To support the Economic Development team in organising and managing events appropriate to the service.

8  To provide general project administration support including preparing presentations, procuring goods and/or services.

9   To comply with Council policies and procedures and operate within the highest standards of personal behaviour, which reflect the core values and behaviours of the organisation.

10   To ensure the provision of high standards of customer care within the delivery of project support services to the unit and promote the service effectively and communicate in a way, which enhances and promotes the public image and overall reputation of the Council.

Essential Criteria:

GCSE’s:   5 grade c or above with English and Maths

For further information please contact Debbie or Tina on 02895219313.

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Stores Person

Bluestones staffing is working with the Belfast city council who require a full time Experienced  Store person/ Tractor driver for the Belfast zoo site.

Hours of work: 07:00am to 17:30pm

Location: Belfast Zoo

Salary: £10.14phr

Duties:

To be responsible for transportation of food, daily collection and removal of animal waste and other rubbish, goods and equipment.

To be responsible for the allocated tractor, dumper and all ancillary equipment driving equipment

To assist in the timely and efficient control of equipment and stock items in conjunction with other relevant staff and for the receipt, handling and safekeeping of all items of stock held within the stores.

To maintain the orderly condition of grounds, such as litter/rubbish clearance, sweeping and general tidiness and assist with associated work, for example, labouring duties, mowing.

To be responsible for the transportation and decanting of chemicals.

To comply with all Health and Safety at Work legislation.

Essential Criteria:

  • HGV class 2 license
  • CPC
  • E and F license
  • Previous experience in a similar role

For more information please contact Tina on 02895219313 or email a cv to christina.wroot@bluestones-staffing.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tractor driver

Bluestones staffing is working with the Belfast city council who require a full time Experienced  Store person/ Tractor driver for the Belfast zoo site.

Hours of work: 07:00am to 17:30pm

Location: Belfast Zoo

Salary: £10.14phr

Duties:

To be responsible for transportation of food, daily collection and removal of animal waste and other rubbish, goods and equipment.

To be responsible for the allocated tractor, dumper and all ancillary equipment driving equipment

To assist in the timely and efficient control of equipment and stock items in conjunction with other relevant staff and for the receipt, handling and safekeeping of all items of stock held within the stores.

To maintain the orderly condition of grounds, such as litter/rubbish clearance, sweeping and general tidiness and assist with associated work, for example, labouring duties, mowing.

To be responsible for the transportation and decanting of chemicals.

To comply with all Health and Safety at Work legislation.

Essential Criteria:

  • HGV class 2 license
  • CPC
  • E and F license
  • Previous experience in a similar role

For more information please contact Tina on 02895219313 or email a cv to christina.wroot@bluestones-staffing.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quantity Surveyor

Bluestones staffing is working with on of the main formwork sub-contractors across Ireland and the UK, due to a secured contract they have a requirement for an experienced Quantity Surveyor for a 3 month contract.

Duties:

  • Working with another quantity surveyor, preparing, estimating and submitting quotations.
  • Attending meetings with lead contractors and negotiating to obtain contracts.
  • Advising on a range of legal and contractual issues and identification and management of commercial risks.
  • Control costs & preparation of project costs reports.
  • Keeping accurate and organised records of files of project documentation.
  • All other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • BSc Quantity Surveying degree

Essential Criteria:

  • 2-3 years experience within reinforced concrete
  • Experience of measurement of concrete structures
  • Prep for valuations
  • Measurement of sub-contractor works.

For further information please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or email your cv advising your experience via the link below.

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Software Development Manager

Bluestones staffing is working with a new and exciting IT site in Belfast city centre.  If you are an experienced Software Development Manager and looking for a new and exciting challenge, look no further.

Location:  Belfast City Centre

Duration:  Permanent

Salary: £55 – £75k

About the Job

As a Development Manager you will be a crucial part of team who will lead by example and set the pace and tone for building a culture of high performing teams.

Providing direction and oversight through all phases of the product release cycle (design, development and quality assurance), aligning development objectives with product milestones and ultimately customer satisfaction.

Essential:

  • 5 years managing a software development team
  • Experience with agile development methodologies (Scrum/Kanban)
  • Expert Level knowledge of OOP concepts and architectural patterns (Inversion of Control, Domian Driven Design, MVC, Etc)
  • Experience with popular unit testing and mocking frameworks
  • Experience building loosley coupled applications using microservices and integration patterns
  • Experience evaluating third-party libraries/frameworks
  • Familiarity with Continuous integration, Continuous Deployment.
  • Experience iwht PaaS and Iaas cloud technologies (Azure/AWS)
  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and spoken.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience working in healthcare
  • Experience working in product based company

For further information contact Debbie today on 02895219313 or email cv via link below.

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