Materials Planning Manager, Basingstoke, £45,000

The purpose of this role:

This Materials Planning Manager opportunity will involve the accurate and precise scheduling of materials. You’ll work in collaboration with other departments to ensure a consistent and smooth flow of production.

This unique opportunity as Materials Planning Manager offers a benefits package including a private pension, 32 days holiday (inc BH), free parking, early finish on a Fridays and a modern working environment.

As Materials Planning Manager your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the production flow, ensuring supplies are accurate and available
  • Ensuring stock is maintained and schedules are kept up to date
  • Establishing production schedules and identifying any bottlenecks to ensure they aren’t regularly occurring
  • Scheduling materials using MRP systems

Skills & experience:

  • Knowledge of electronic components is essential
  • Good excel skills with experience using MRP
  • Experience in material planning within a fast-paced environment
  • Working with frequently changing production schedules
  • Strong communication and planning skills


Rubicon’s client is a well-established manufacturer of products specifically designed to meet the varied demands of various sectors. Through constantly improving their processes and products they produce high quality products to the best standard possible, while adhering to legislation and quality standards.


For more information on this Materials Planning Manager opportunity contact Jess or Amber on 01202 688542. If you are not available during office hours, please feel free to apply via the link or directly through our website.

Please ensure your CV is submitted in Microsoft Word so that we can upload your details more easily to our system. If sent as a PDF it will cause delays.


Internal Account Manager, Poole, £30,000

The purpose of this role

As Internal Account Manager you’ll be an integral member of the Inside Sales team, proactively driving the growth and development of the business. You’ll be building and maintaining relationships with customers, ensuring the best customer experience.

As Internal Account Manager you’ll be responsible for:

  • Monitoring inbound and outbound phone calls and emails
  • Managing and building relationships with existing accounts
  • Accurately recording and regularly updating the CRM system to ensure excellent customer experience
  • Analysing data to ensure customers are provided with accurate information

Skills & Experience

  • B2B Account Management experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work to targets and maintain high levels of customer service

Background & Benefits

With over 35 years’ experience supplying critical products to a variety of Blue-Chip companies, the company are experts in their industry. They are committed to their company mission by providing solutions that work, with a focus on ethical values. As a fair and flexible employer, they offer a rewarding, exciting place to work and have recently invested in newly refurbished offices – some of the best we’ve seen in the South!

As Internal Account Manager you’ll based at their newly refurbished offices with an on-site restaurant and games room. You’ll benefit from free parking, regular team building events and the opportunity to progress within a growing, family run business.


If you are interested in this Internal Account Manager vacancy please apply via this advert, or for more information call Lily or Dominika on 01202 688542 at Rubicon.

Our team reviews every application. Please ensure your CV is submitted in Microsoft Word so that we can upload your details more easily to our system. If sent as a PDF, it will cause delays.


Trainee Electrical Assembler, Bournemouth, PERMANENT, £400 per week + overtime!

Do you have an interest in electronics? Do you have experience building computers as a hobby? If either of these questions apply to you, then we have the role for you! We are looking for people who live within a commutable distance to Bournemouth and are eager to work for a company that provides an immediate start and a good hourly rate in a role that is a step up from assembly.

Rubicon People Partnership is currently recruiting for a Trainee Electrical Assembler involved in working on units that consist of not just electro-mechanical assembly, but also inspecting your own work. This Trainee Electrical Assembler position involves working day shifts Monday to Friday. This is an opportunity to work for a world leading, global company, within their field! Our client provides full training to all employees however any previous assembly experience is a bonus!

As a Trainee Electrical Assembler, your responsibilities will include:

  • Manufacturing and assembling bespoke products
  • Basic inspection of assembled parts
  • Learning how to solder
  • Using hand and power tools
  • Reading from diagrams

Information on the company:

  • State of the art facilities (less than 10 years old!)
  • 25 holiday days!
  • A standard overtime rate of X1.5
  • Plenty of on site parking

To be the first to receive information on either this position or our Trainee Electrical Assembler roles, please submit your CV via the advert/directly on our website.

Key words: trainee, computer, manufacturing, assembly, assembler, assembling, technician, electronics, soldering


Assembler| Poole| £10ph

Role Purpose

As an Assembler, working within an established and successful manufacturing business, you’ll play a key role in the production and quality assurance process. This position is long-term, with a great opportunity to gain a foot in the door and provides an IMMEDIATE START.


As an Assembler you’ll benefit from:

  • working on a day shift, with an early Friday finish and no weekend work required
  • guaranteed weekly hours
  • training to gain new skills
  • internal employee well-being support


As an Assembler you’ll be responsible for:

  • Using hand and power tools to assemble and install electro-mechanical components
  • Ensuring accuracy of work against product specifications
  • Conducting quality checks and ensuring any faults are reported appropriately
  • Assisting with final product assembly
  • Assembling high quality products

Over the past year, despite COVID-19, this company has seen increased demand for their specialist products. Located in Poole, our client is looking for an Assembler with an eager attitude to work and keen eye for detail. You’ll learn new skills and have the opportunity to develop within your role.


For more information or to apply to this Assembler role, apply to this advert directly or call Ollie on 01202688553 and he’ll talk you through the details.

Our team reviews every application. Please ensure your CV is submitted in Microsoft Word so that we can upload your details more easily to our system. If sent as a PDF it will cause delays.


Support Engineer, Ferndown, £30,000 package

As Support Engineer, within a local business recognised as leaders for software solutions, you’ll be primarily responsible for investigating and resolving issues within the service team to ensure a high level of service is maintained.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing end user support through a ticket-based system
  • Monitoring AMS consistently, creating monthly reports
  • Investigating and troubleshooting issues, escalating where needed
  • Providing responsive customer service support, updating them on progress
  • On-site support (occasionally international)

As Support Engineer you’ll have:

  • Experience working within a service/desk support role
  • Advanced skills using MS Office applications
  • Good technical/analytical skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload under pressure, managing own time efficiently
  • Experience with Jira/Zendesk (desirable)

Background and Benefits:

Rubicon’s client has nearly 20 years of software solutions experience, successfully supporting well-established clients in the public and private sector.

This company fosters a relaxed, friendly working environment. As Support Engineer you’ll be an integral part of the business and have the opportunity to: work flexibly, attend regular social events and access to a healthcare plan.

If this Role is for You

To avoid missing out on this Support Engineer opportunity, call Ben on 01202 688542 for more information about this permanent vacancy or apply to this advert directly.

Our team reviews every application. Please ensure your CV is submitted in Microsoft Word so that we can upload your details more easily to our system. If sent as a PDF it will cause delays.


Purchasing Administrator, Ferndown, £23,000

Rubicon are working exclusively with this successful Dorset-based company offering a range of services across the globe! Due to their continued growth and succession, they are looking for a Purchasing Administrator to play an essential role in supporting the Buying function.

As a Purchasing Administrator, your duties will include:

  • Negotiating with suppliers to agree pricing, quantities, and deliveries
  • Processing purchase orders on Sage 50
  • Build supplier relationships and negotiate terms of contract and pricing
  • Assisting with daily tasks to ensure projects are delivered on time

As a Purchasing Administrator, you’ll have:

  • The ability to build relationships with suppliers
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management
  • Organisation and good administrative skill set


  • 34 days holiday! (incl BH)
  • Flexible working options with offices in Dorset and London
  • Free snacks & drinks
  • Regular paid for social events
  • Regular team building activities
  • Training budgets for personal development
  • Opportunity for travel across the UK & Europe


Apply direct to the advert with your CV today! Or call Ellie or Ben at Rubicon for more information.

Our team reviews every application. Please ensure your CV is submitted in Microsoft Word so that we can upload your details more easily to our system. If sent as a PDF it will cause delays.


Trainee, Blandford, £420 per week


In this trainee packer role, you will work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment to fulfil our client’s full and growing order book. The position would possibly suit either students or those on Furlough looking for work, or if you’re looking to secure a full-time dayshift in the Blandford area.

You will be joining a small and friendly team, within a family run business. Full training will be provided on the equipment and machinery, all you need to bring to the party is a positive attitude and the willingness to work at a consistent pace.


Full training will be provided for this role. As a trainee packer, your duties will include:

  • Working on a production line and monitoring equipment whilst running
  • Packing the products into the boxes pre-shipping
  • Operating automated machinery
  • Checking the quality of the product to ensure things are perfect


As a trainee packer, you’ll:

  • Have a reliable and positive work ethic
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Have your own transport or live locally
  • Be keen to earn some money

Warehouse Operative | Poole | £10ph

Role Purpose:

Are you living close to Poole and available immediately? As Warehouse Operative, you’ll work within a close-knit team for a manufacturing company in Poole.

As Warehouse Operative, you’ll benefit from:

  • Monday – Friday shifts, no weekend working
  • No experience needed
  • Immediate start available

As Warehouse Operative you’ll be responsible for:

  • Packing items with attention to detail
  • Labelling products
  • Quality inspection
  • Preparing for dispatch
  • General health & safety
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy workplace

For more information or to apply to this Warehouse Operative role apply to this advert directly or call Ollie on 01202 688553 and he’ll talk you through the details or apply directly to this advert.

Our team reviews every application. Please ensure your CV is submitted in Microsoft Word so that we can upload your details more easily to our system. If sent as a PDF it will cause delays.


Finance Analyst, Ferndown, £30,000, Hybrid Working

Due to the location of this position, you’ll need your own form of transport.

The purpose of this role

As Finance Analyst, you’ll be proactive and use a problem-solving approach to translate plans, ensuring company sales are optimised and KPIs are adhered to.

As Finance Analyst you’ll be responsible for:

  • Ongoing reviews of performance KPIs compared with stock budgets
  • Working with the commercial finance manager & commercial team to translate plans to be used to manage & monitor performance
  • Reviewing commercial trading data to ensure consistency across all teams and reports
  • Preparing price modelling to support the commercial decisions around price actions
  • Preparing daily, weekly & monthly trading reports.

As Finance Analyst you’ll have:

  • A minimum of 6 months experience in an operational finance role
  • Started your CIMA/ACCA/SCA qualification
  • Experience presenting insights in a structured way
  • The ability to travel frequently to the distribution centre
  • Strong analytical skills whilst still being able to view the big picture with good detail and accuracy

Background & benefits:

This creative business is recognised, through an award, for their employee satisfaction and benefits. Delivering a wide range of high-quality products nationally for over 15 years, this business has grown to be one of the largest providers within their expertise.

As a Finance Analyst, you’ll benefit from: free parking, Hybrid working (1 day a week from home), 25% discount card off products, 25 days holiday, Birthday Day off, subsidised gym membership, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm (No weekends) and employee wellbeing days.


For more information or to apply to this Finance Analyst position call Chloe at Rubicon or apply directly to the advert with an up-to-date CV.

Our team reviews every application. Please ensure your CV is submitted in Microsoft Word so that we can upload your details more easily to our system. If sent as a PDF it will cause delays.


Trainee Gardening Operatives – Dorset – £22,000 per annum + Overtime


We’re supporting a Dorset based Garden Maintenance business who are looking to recruit several Trainee Gardening Operatives to support the experienced members of the team.

This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who are looking to start a career working in the great outdoors for a reputable and established business. Training will be provided to the successful candidates, all you need to have is a good work ethic, your own transport and a desire to learn.

Skills required

We would like to hear from individuals who enjoy working outside and who are able to travel to different sites (with your own transport). As this is a Trainee Gardening role you DON’T have to have been previously employed in a similar role. You’ve possibly gained relevant experience from:

  • Maintaining your own or another’s garden
  • You possibly have some experience weeding, mowing or using other gardening equipment
  • Worked in a position that involves standing and walking for extended periods of time
  • Studied agricultural or horticulture

All applicants

Applicants for this Trainee Gardening role must:

  • Be flexible with working hours to ensure the job gets done (additional hours paid for)
  • Have a passion for ensuring customer expectations are met
  • Be flexible and willing to support team members with duties beyond your own
  • Posses a full driving license and be willing to travel
  • Have good time management skills and be able to prioritise their workload
  • Will be looking for long-term secure employment with a reputable business

Employer and Package

Rubicon’s clients are looking to build a team to help them grow over the next few years. They have ambitious plans and want people who are keen to grow with them. The current workforce is friendly, long serving and have experience trainee newcomers to the business.

  • Starting salary of £22,000
  • 30 days annual leave (including paid birthday)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Overtime paid at a premium
  • Regular team building events


If you’re looking for a permanent position within a stable and established business, that are able to offer training, progression and the chance to kick start a new career then get in touch.

You can either apply directly to this Trainee Gardening advert or contact Harriet on 01202 688555.

Our team guarantees complete confidentiality and will never submit candidate’s details or share them with a third party without first obtaining their permission.

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