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Sales and Marketing Exec

Salary:                      up to £25K depending on experience

Hours:                       40 hours a week

Location:                  Chilworth, Southampton

The Role:

Reporting to the CMO, the primary purpose of the role is to support the sales and marketing team with new business generation activity, predominantly using the BiP Solutions Lead Tracking Platform, an online tender management portal.

Key Responsibilities

-Accountable for the day to day use of the BiP Solutions Lead Tracking Platform, identifying, filtering and actioning opportunities to tender for new business.

-Preparing tender documents in conjunction with the Business Development Manager

-Updating the internal CRM system (Insightly.com) with appropriate notes

-Conducting market research using open source web tools

-Attending relevant trade exhibitions

-Writing monthly blog articles for the Kelda website

-Any other reasonable demand required by the business.


Skills/ Experience Required – Essential

-Computer literate, with experience of MS suite of products

-The ability to work within a team environment and have the ability to use individual initiative.

-Confident communicator. Able to present through all mediums effectively at all levels within the business and externally.

-Data driven and meticulous in accurate record keeping

-Capable of managing multiple sales and marketing projects simultaneously

-A second European language would be a distinct advantage

Next Steps

If you think you are suitable for this role, please send a cover letter with your application to claireh@keldatechnology.com

 

Senior Design Engineer

Salary:                      up to £40K depending on experience

Hours:                       40 hours a week

Location:                  Chilworth, Southampton

The Role:

To support the design and development of new products in line with the Kelda business plan. Reporting to the Chief Technical Officer (CTO).

Key Responsibilities

– Develop the internal processes for design, quality and manufacturing leading to ISO9001:2008 accreditation.

– Working with the CTO to build an engineering team capable of delivering the business objectives.

-Liaise with the rest of the business to develop the product road map, value improvement plans, research & development plans and co-ordination of engineering change requirements.

-Ensure both budgetary and time scale targets are adhered to on a project by project basis

-Communicate with both internal/external business partners in the implementation and execution of engineering projects.

-Identification of engineering opportunities to improve business performance.

-Collate appropriate data, analyse and determine actions necessary to improve product performance, reliability, while reducing material cost and labour.

– Any other reasonable demand required by the business.

Skills/ Experience Required – Essential

-5 years’ post-graduate experience. Some of this experience must be in a small/start-up business. Please highlight this experience in your cover letter.

-Degree qualified with several years post graduate industry experience in mechanical or electrical/electronic engineering. Ideally experienced in a high-volume consumer products or first/second tier automotive environment

-Strong engineering skill set. A thorough knowledge of several electronic/mechanical areas, plastics, metal, tooling and manufacturing processes.

-Experienced in CAD (preferably Autodesk Inventor) and associated analytical software tools.

-Experience in computer aided engineering technology/systems i.e. CFD/FEA

-Ability to manage work packages through the New Product Introduction, Design Change Control, Six-Sigma tools, either with direct input or remotely.

-Ability to control work packages through use of supplier, internal and external facilities.

-The ability to work within a team environment and have the ability to use individual initiative.

-Confident communicator. Able to present through all mediums effectively at all levels within the business and externally.

-Data driven. Looking for root-cause solutions supported with facts.

-Capable of controlling several projects.

-Quality experience, ISO9001:2008, 5 Whys, Fishbone, 8D

-Knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP).

-Able to travel, when required, both locally and overseas.

Desirable

– Previous experience within the water, shower or domestic or commercial appliance industries.

Next Steps

If you think you are suitable for this role, please send a cover letter with your application to claireh@keldatechnology.com

 

Electronics Engineer

Salary:                      £35K

Hours:                       40 hours a week

Location:                  Chilworth, Southampton

The Role:

Kelda Technology has an exciting new opportunity for an Electronics Engineer. The role will be to develop and improve current electronic capabilities within the company.

Key Responsibilities:

– Primarily working on hardware design but may also work on firmware/software or work with dedicated software engineers. Involved in new design projects as well as support to existing production and other areas of the company.

– Document design work and prepare reports, ensuring design files and information are kept up to date and stored in accordance with company procedures.

– Carry out detailed electronic circuit design, including simulation and design verification testing of the new design.

– Select new parts, taking into consideration obsolescence, availability and cost.

– Prepare and present electronic designs to other members of the design team at design reviews.

Skills/ Experience Required – Essential

– Degree in electronic engineering or similar subject

– Experience in a similar role

– Must be experienced in the development of electro/mechanical product

– From an electro/mechanical background, ideally within the appliance or installation industry

– Experience within a design / laboratory environment would be an advantage.

Desirable

– Previous experience within the water, shower or domestic or commercial appliance industries.

Next Steps

If you think you are suitable for this role, please send a cover letter with your application to claireh@keldatechnology.com