At John Guest we believe that good people make good products. In line with this, we place great importance in the career and skills development of all who work at the company. Listed below are the roles that we are currently looking for. Should you have an interest in any of the positions or would simply like more information, please contact us and our HR department will get back to you shortly.
If you are interested in putting yourself forward for any of the current vacancies, please forward your CV to [email protected] detailing the position for which you wish to apply, or alternatively, telephone 01895 425325 for an application form.
AREA SALES MANAGER
Eastern Region – which covers the following areas:
South Eastern Region – which covers the following areas:
South East & South West London & Surrey
John Guest is a multi-national company and a world leader in the manufacture of advanced design push-in fittings. Committed to growth, our objective is to expand innovative solutions for end users in the Plumbing Industry. Ambitious plans have created vacancies for dynamic people to join our sales force. Reporting to the Regional Sales Manager daily, this role involves:
- Targeting and calling upon the UK’s top plumbing contractors and developers
- Building relationships and calling upon a network of trade stockists
- Promote and develop sales of new product ranges
The ideal candidate will have a sound commercial background with proven history of new business achievements. Applicants need to be articulate, numerate and have the ability to achieve management objectives. A good knowledge of the plumbing industry would be advantageous but not essential, allied to the ability to show initiative. We offer a clean, modern, working environment, together with a competitive salary.
MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS EXECUTIVE
MONDAY TO FRIDAY (9AM TO 5.30PM)
We are looking for a Marketing Communications Executive to help re-enforce the brand leadership of its JG Speedfit plumbing brand. The role will involve active involvement in all areas of the Marketing Communications mix and also help compile Market information regarding the status of the product and system in the consumer’s mind. It is expected for the candidate to be able to project manage campaigns through idea generation to execution.
The individual will closely liaise with other members of the Marketing Communications department but also the sales and technical team. The role will involve a variety of different tasks, from the writing of new case studies, to planning an appropriate point of sale mix and the writing of product launch campaigns.
- Marketing qualifications and experience of a Marketing Communications based role would be advantageous.
- An understanding of the key markets that John Guest trades would be helpful.
- An ability to discuss projects with sales teams and other members of the John Guest group.
- Good writing skills and planning skills are essential.
- Excellent organisational skills.
Applicants with nimble fingers who can operate light, clean, small machines and also hand assemble our range of plastic components, are needed for our very modern factory. Candidates who have relevant experience are welcome to apply.
Applicants are required to have good verbal and written communication skills.
LONGSHOT LANE, BRACKNELL
MONDAY TO FRIDAY – 07.00HRS TO 15.30HRS
Playing an important part in our busy warehouse, you will pick and process customer orders quickly and accurately, whilst resolving any queries with the Supervisor and provide general assistance including heavy lifting and movement of products around the warehouse. Experience in a similar environment is essential along with an enthusiastic and flexible approach and the commitment to providing a high quality, responsive service.