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ASA are currently recruiting for a Senior Procurement Officer to develop and implement commodity strategies that support business requirements. The successful candidate will undertake strategic / high risk procurement activity including strategic supplier management and will provide instruction and guidance to the team of Procurement Officers.

Candidates must have:
- Proven track record in a procurement role within a regulated environment.
- Experience in developing and implementing commodity strategies
- Experience of supporting the delivery of Change.
- Experience of carrying out an end to end procurement process.
- Experience of preparing and managing tender documentation for both high value, complex and medium / high risk procurement requirements.
- Excellent relationship management skills
- Sound communication skills, able to effectively influence, persuade and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders
- Ability to critically analyse and evaluate a broad range of data
- Ability to lead and motivate project teams

This role will be based in Dumbarton on a 3 month contract.

Posted: 03/08/2015
RefNo: 144048

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Our Edinburgh-based client is looking for an HR Administrator to join their team on a 3 - 6 month basis. This is an excellent opportunity for you to develop your career within the Human Resources profession.

In this role, you will provide support to managers and staff within the organisation carrying out tasks and activities relating to HR processes, procedures and general payroll administration.

You must have experience within an HR function. Experience of working within a payroll team would be desirable but it is not essential.
You must also have the following:

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Good organisational skills and be able to prioritise your workload
- Work with minimal supervision
- Good knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel

You will need to have a Basic Disclosure for this role, so please only submit an application if you are prepared to apply for this.

If you meet the criteria and are interested in this role, please apply today.

Posted: 31/07/2015
RefNo: 144034

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ASA Recruitment are currently recruiting for an Project Manager based in Lanarkshire to manage ICT projects to deliver new and improved capabilities.

Qualified to degree level coupled with extensive experience in the management of ICT projects including relevant experience in IT systems design and implementation projects management, you will also have experience in business case development and benefits identification, management and realisation.

It would be desirable to have ITIL and Prince2 qualifications.

Additional responsibilities would include defining and agreeing tender evaluation criteria and preparation of tender documentation, producing effective leadership to project teams and provide regular and accurate reports to stakeholders

The post will be initially for 6 months.

Posted: 31/07/2015
RefNo: 144038

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Our client based in East Lothian is looking for an Estates Surveyor on a part-time basis to cover maternity leave. The contract would start at the end of August and run until November 2016. In this role, you will be assisting the Senior Estates Officer and it is an excellent opportunity for you to be a part of a great team.

Main responsibilities:
- Assisting and managing the Estates function within the Housing and Environment department
- Negotiating new leases, rent reviews and lease extensions
- Valuation of land and property for client departments
- Liaising with Financial and Legal services regarding rent debts
- Dealing with inquiries from public and other departments regarding property maintenance

Experience / qualifications required:
- Previous experience in a similar role is essential
- Registered Valuer Status as member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
- Must be an excellent communicator and able to manage your workload effectively

If you meet the criteria and are interested in this role, please apply today.

Posted: 31/07/2015
RefNo: 144037

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Role: Junior Full Stack Developer (.NET MVC)
Location: Glasgow
Salary: £25 000 - £35 000

ASA Recruitment have an excellent new opportunity for a graduate or junior full stack developer (.Net MVC) to join a multi-award winning software company based in Glasgow.

Computing Science Degree
Commercial Experience with .Net MVC and related technologies to build maintainable and scalable web applications (ie: EF)
Front End Web Technologies (CSS,SASS, jQueri)
Experience with databases- SQL
Comfortable working with languages ie: ASP,PHP

This position would only be suitable for an extremely competent graduate or a software developer with 3-4 years professional experience looking for a new challenge.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a entrepreneurial company with an excellent team spirit.

ASA Recruitment kindly ask interested candidates to send updated CVs to or phone 0141 221 4166 for more information.

Posted: 31/07/2015
RefNo: 144030

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Our Edinburgh based client is looking for a Helpdesk Administrator to join their team on a year long contract. In this role, you will need to provide an excellent service to people within the organisation. This is a great opportunity for you to be a part of an interesting organisation.

The role:
- Communication via telephone, email and radio system
- Operation of internal computer system
- Request management, involving dealing with the request yourself or passing to relevant team within organisation and following up to ensure request is dealt with
- Booking meeting room and event spaces and processing catering requests
- Setting up and distributing various reports and internal signage for building

Experience / skills required:
- Good computer skills are essential for this role. You must be proficient in Microsoft office
- Experience in a customer service role is essential
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to work well in a team

If you meet the criteria and are interested in this role, please apply today.

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144018

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Customer Service Advisor - Part Time

21 hrs per week, Mon, Wed, Thu

ASA's client an expanding supplier of Food and Drink require an experienced Customer Service Advisor to join their team based in Glasgow.

Working as part of a team you will:

Process orders via phone calls, faxes, e-mails and database requests.
Provide Excellent Levels of Customer Service.
Complete all necessary administration

You will possess an excellent telephone manner, comfortable using a range of software system and enjoy working in a busy environment.

Salary £7.69 per hour

Please apply today by attaching your CV

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144027

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Role: Data Analyst
Location: Stirling
Salary: DOE

ASA Recruitment have an excellent new opportunity for a Data analyst to join our client based in Stirling.

Candidates must be available to work on a contract basis.

Candidates must have strong data analyst skills and a fleet background is preferred

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144013

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Our Edinburgh based client is looking for a Data Entry Administrator to join their team on a 3 month basis. This is a interesting and varied role and is an excellent opportunity for you to gain experience in the public sector.

In this role, you will be involved in the initial booking in stage of work as well as maintaining registers and documents for a variety of projects. You will be responsible for:
- Ensuring all relevant documentation is supplied
- Reviewing drawings, ensuring they have been checked and approved and that they include measurements and coordinates and adhere to standards and specs
- Updating the project tracker, ensuring all information is up-to-date

Requirements / Skills:
- Confidence in using Microsoft office suite is essential and experience using Microsoft Access would be desirable
- High level of attention to detail and excellent organisational skills is essential for this role
- You must have an interest in data

If you meet the criteria and are interested in this role, please apply today.

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144015

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Experienced Ground workers required for immediate start for site in Carlisle
Long term contract of 3-6 months
Skills required
Slabbing and kerbing
Plot work
Hard and soft landscaping (CIVIL projects)
Plant tickets are desirable but not essential.
Must hold valid CSCS Card
£12 per hour
Immediate start on Monday.

Call Jenna on 0141 221 4166

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144011

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We are now recruiting for a Marine Logistics Coordinator for our client in Dyce on a staff basis.
Duties and responsibilities
Coordinate and attend to all requests or requirements from Client and Vessels in Africa with our local agencies
Ensuring smooth running of vessel agency calls mainly in Africa.
Preparation of quotes and invoices
Updating cost trackers, Issuance of Pro - Forma (PFDA)
Co-ordinating movement of people and equipment to and from vessels
Obtaining quotes from contractors
Coordination with overseas agencies
Ensuring accurate billing and profitable files
Undertake tasks and projects as agreed in line with job delivery requirements.

Skills and experience
Experience Shipping Coordinator or other similar role 2-3 years
Strong communication skills.
Attention to detail.
Positive attitude
Ability to work under pressure
Problem solving
Ability to develop excellent customer relations
Confidence in dealing with customers and internal staff at all levels.
Driven attitude towards achieving deadlines.
IT literate. MS Office, Excel
Good commercial acumen.

2 + Years’ experience in shipping or logistics environment
understanding of Customs compliance and shipping
experience in dealing with remote overseas locations

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144012

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ASA are currently recruiting for an experienced operations manager for a prestigious venue in Glasgow City Centre. The client, a leader in the hospitality and events market, is looking for a manager with a strong retail, event and stadium management background to oversee the day to day running of the full operation

This role is ideal for a flexible and driven candidate who is looking to take the next step in their management career and is looking to learn and grow with the company.

The role will entail

Managing concession/retail/event operations, including recruitment and training
Working closely with HR team to manage labour spends and forecasting
Day to day management of a multi site operation
Oversee F&B concessions, adhering to regulations (Think 25 and RSA) and monitoring stock levels
Budget control and forecasting
Communicating with clients and the general public
Presenting and maintaining a professional and positive manner at all times, in all aspects of daily role.

Keys requirements

· 3-5 years experience in a operations role within a demanding food and beverage environment (essential)
· Excellent man management skills
· Retail and Brand experience
· C&B experience
· Experience of working with a client group
· Day to day main client interaction
· Computer literacy in Outlook, Excel and Word
· Previous P&L accountability
· Ability to lead others
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills
· Able to influence and operate at all stakeholder levels
· Ability to drive change with effective project and stakeholder management skills

Competitive Salary of circa £30k for the right candidate

Please email your up to date CV

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144019

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ASA's client are currently recruiting for an experienced Bar & Restaurant Manager to drive sales and manage a busy operation

The ideal candidate will bring a minimum of three years experience from a busy branded restaurant environment. They will also have a strong understanding and practical knowledge of front of house management and be able to demonstrate excellent customer service.

This opportunity would also be suited to a strong deputy/assistant manager looking to take the next step on their career path

The main requirements of the role include:

- Delivering team targets through effective operational management
- Monitoring and assessing financial performance
- Ensuring company policies and compliance issues are adhered to at all times
- Leading by example to demonstrate the highest standards in customer service

Your experience must also include:

- Management of dining room exceeding 300 covers
- Managing a team in a fast paced environment
- Proven ability to perform within brand guidelines
- Have the ability to motivate and lead a team
- Full responsibility of staff training and duty management

Salary is circa £22k + Gratuities

Please email your CV

Posted: 30/07/2015
RefNo: 144017

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Our client is looking to recruit a temporary Technical Administrator to join their existing team.

The successful candidate will:
- manage their own workload,
- give advice on general technical issues,
- investigate enquiries,
- review customer applications,
- issue customer correspondence,
- work to strict targets and deadlines

Candidates must have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), good attention to detail, and have strong admin/customer service experience within an office environment.

This role is based in Stepps and will start on an initial 3 month contract.

Posted: 29/07/2015
RefNo: 143994

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ASA's client, a world recognised Professional Services company are currently recruiting for an experienced Associate to join their corporate finance team.

All candidates MUST have relevant work experience in an Accounts role with Corporate Finance experience.
Salary: TBC

Key Responsibilities:

* Deal execution
* On the job training provided
* Preparation of key sales documentation including investment overview documents, information memoranda and pitch documents.
* Detailed financial analysis and interrogation of client data for sales processes.
* Preparing preliminary pricing assessments to be used in business development or tactical discussions using appropriate valuation tools.
* Liaising with clients and other professional advisors throughout a transaction to ensure timely delivery of project-related work streams.
* Supporting the team's objectives in identifying potential targets.
* Preparing detailed business and market summaries.
* Preparing reviews on recent industry and transaction activity.
* Liaising with other internal departments.
* Build a network of local contacts amongst the lawyers, banks and private equity community.

Key Skills:
* Strong financial background with understanding of financial statements.
* Understanding of M & A market and commercial aspects of business.
* Strong qualitative and Excel skills.
* Strong academic background.
* Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
* Good numerical, analytical and strategic thinking skills.
* Drive to deliver results within tight deadlines.
* Team player with the ability to create confidence and trust with colleagues and clients alike.

If this role is of interest, please call Jan on 01224 652 600 or send CV to

Posted: 29/07/2015
RefNo: 144008

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