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REED Maidstone
4 Earl Street
Maidstone
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ME14 1PP
01622 608 290 maidstone.businesssupport@reedglobal.com
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REED Maidstone
4 Earl Street
Maidstone
UK
ME14 1PP

REED Maidstone opening hours

REED Maidstone operates on the following opening times
Monday 08.00-18.00
Tuesday 08.00-18.00
Wednesday 08.00-18.00
Thursday 08.00-18.00
Friday 08.00-18.00
Saturday Closed*
Sunday Closed*
Reed Education operates on the following opening times
To cover Supply Teaching requirements of our candidates and clients, Reed Education have extended opening hours as follows
Monday 07.00-18.00
Tuesday 07.00-18.00
Wednesday 07.00-18.00
Thursday 07.00-18.00
Friday 07.00-18.00
Saturday Closed*
Sunday Closed*

 

About REED Maidstone

At REED Maidstone we cover the following sectors:

Accountancy

A wide variety of non- and part-qualified positions, including PQ accountants, finance managers, payroll managers, credit managers & controllers, and accounts assistants.

Business Support

All manner of business support roles, including administration, customer services, contact centre, and management, as well as entry-level roles in fields such as sales and marketing.

Education

All education roles, including management & leadership, teaching and support staff, across nurseries, schools, academies, PRUs, and colleges & FE establishments.

Finance

Roles include FD, financial controller, commercial analyst, management, financial or systems accountant, finance manager, business partner, analyst, FP&A, project manager, and more.

HR

Qualified and non-qualified HR roles across the whole spectrum in both generalist and specialist HR markets, ranging from assistant to director.

Management

Management roles for those looking to take the next step or gain a first management job, spanning sectors including sales, procurement, marketing and the rest of our industry sectors.

Social Care

Social care jobs in areas such as QSW, domiciliary, children & families, mental health, adult services, hospitals, mentoring, fostering & adoption, care homes, and drug & alcohol services.

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Financial Planner Accountancy Practice

  • TUNBRIDGE WELLS, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 6 days ago

£45,000 to £50,000 Per annum

This firm advise predominantly on complex pension and investment business, but being an accountants there is a great deal of tax planning to be considered too. Cash flow modelling is a big part of the service that they provide to their clients as they find it helps them understand more about the financial trajectory that they're on. If you want to work for a firm that will always put the client at the heart of the service that they provide and encourage their advisers to do the same, without imposing a strict target on their new business figures, I would strongly suggest a conversation with this forward thinking practice.

Customer Service Associate

  • MAIDSTONE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£17,000 to £18,500 Per annum

Here’s to providing a personal service that’s second to none. As a Customer Service Associate in our Maidstone branch, you’ll be there for every customer who walks through our doors giving advice. offering support, being there when it matters. You’ll do it all. And we’ll be there to help you every step of the way – however far you want to go in your career with the nation’s biggest insurance retailer.

You’ll be the first person our customers see when they come into branch. After saying hello and making them feel welcome, you’ll answer their queries, share your knowledge and introduce them to the policies that might be right for them. Talking insurance with all sorts of different customers, you’ll deliver a personal service every time, and, with lots of training to get you up to speed, we’ll help you to do just that.

Experience in a similar job would be a big advantage, but it isn’t essential. We’re looking for hands-on kind of people. People who are ready to roll their sleeves up, learn, and become the best they can be. Friendliness, enthusiasm and a genuine interest in people’s needs will go a long way too. Most importantly, we look for go-getters, people with lots of initiative, and those who know what it means to put the customer first. And in return, we’ll do everything we can to look after you too.

All we ask in return is that you’re determined to work hard, be part of a team, and learn new things every day – and with all the training and support you’ll get throughout your career here, we’ll give you everything you need to succeed.

Claims advisor

  • KINGS HILL, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£16,000 to £18,000 Per annum

A leading insurance company based in Kings Hill, are currently looking for Claims Advisors to join their growing and friendly team. This is an exciting opportunity to join an excellent and expanding organisation, with plenty of progression opportunities.

Your main duties will include:

- Handling sensitive Claims
- General administration duties
- Making decision on individual Claims
- Escalating Claims to management where required
- Handling Claims payments via an in-house system
- Dealing with general policy queries through incoming calls and web interaction

Experience required:

- Previous customer service or call centre experience would be an advantage
- Ability to empathise with customers when dealing with sensitive claims queries
- Able to manage your own time effectively
- Motivated individual with a positive approach
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Benefits include:

- Full training provided
- 20 days holiday plus the bank holidays, rising with service
- Private medical insurance
- Pension
- Car parking on a rota basis

Marketing Assistant

  • TONBRIDGE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

Negotiable

My client, a thriving engineering business, based in Tonbridge is recruiting for a Marketing Assistant to take ownership for the delivery of marketing materials, events and PR campaigns.

Main Duties:


*Analysing market sectors and customers
*Preparing internal and external communication material
*Researching key clients and contacts
*Maintaining the company website
*Building and maintaining relationships with events organisers and attending events
*Carrying out competitor analysis

The ideal candidate:


*Educated to Degree level or equivalent in Marketing
*Previous experience within a similar role, including market research
*Excellent communication skills and writing style
*Analytical and numerate
*Competent with Microsoft Office

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to work in a fast paced environment. If this looks like the type of role suited to you, then do not delay in applying.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience

Legal Secretary

  • MEDWAY CITY ESTATE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

Negotiable

Currently looking for an experienced Legal Secretary with a property background to work in this well regarded Law Firm based in Medway. The successful candidate will be offering support of an administrative and secretarial nature to fee earning staff to allow for them to work at maximum output.
The duties of the Legal Secretary will include but not be limited to:

• Prepare correspondence and documents through audio typing
• Producing documents (using digital dictation)
• Prepare mail and enclosures for dispatch
• Make appointments, arrange meetings and maintain an up-to-date diary for the fee earner(s).
• Ensure that conference rooms are booked as necessary.
• Attend to client needs in person and on the telephone
• Ensure the confidentiality of all the firm's files documentation

Skills required;

• Relevant practice and knowledge of the Legal sector including residential property experience
• Fast and accurate audio typing and inputting skills
• Highly competent IT skills
• Strong planning, organisation and prioritisations skills
• Team work ethic
• Proactive approach with the ability to multi task

Salary is negotiable depending on experience. If you have experience in a similar role please apply below 

PROCUREMENT ADMINISTRATOR

  • MEDWAY CITY ESTATE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£18,000 to £20,000 Per annum

A need for a Procurement Administrator within a manufacturing company has arisen. You will provide administrative resource to the purchasing team in the generation and expedition of purchase orders, maintenance of supplier price lists and approved supplier records.

Knowledge & Understanding:

• Good understanding of internal purchasing system
• Understands contract requirements
• Good level of product knowledge
• Understands business plan
• Understands principles of Vendor management programme
• Understands commercial activity of purchasing and wider external commercial forces
• Deals with day to day issues and routes more complex problems as appropriate

Skills:

• Excellent ability to prioritise tasks and manage own time
• Clear attention to details
• Can present clear, concise data both written and verbally
• Is proactive in approach to engagement with external part
• Communicates relevant and accurate information when asked
• Is pro-active in approach to process efficiencies and improvements
• Ability to problem solve
• Experience of working within a business administration or procurement administration position
• It is beneficial if you have experience of working in a manufacturing industry 

If you have experience of working in a similar environment, please do not hesitate in applying. 

Sales Coordinator

  • SITTINGBOURNE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£15,000 to £19,000 Per annum

The Sales Coordinator will work directly with team management to ensure that all the administrative and support functions of the sales department are operating effectively, and that active client files are available to the sales group. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment and have prior sales experience, we want to hear from you.

The Role:

• Coordinate the sales team by managing schedules
• Filing important documents and communicating relevant information
• Ensure the adequacy of sales-related equipment
• Respond to complaints from customers and give after-sales
• Storing and sorting financial and non-financial data in electronic form and present reports.
• Handle the processing of all orders with accuracy and timeliness
• Informing clients of unforeseen delays or problems
• Monitoring the team’s progress, identifying any shortcomings and propose improvements

The Candidate:

• You must be fluent in English to a very high standard and possess strong communication skills, as liaison with clients and colleagues is a large focus within the job.
• A Sales Coordinator must be organised and possess a high level of administration ability to effectively manage paperwork.
• Due to the volume of communication that will be required with the client, the Sales Coordinator must possess excellent customer service skills.
• You must be proficient in Microsoft Office and any other software related to the Sales or Domestic Removals industries.

HR ADMINISTRATOR

  • MEDWAY CITY ESTATE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£17,000 to £18,500 Per annum

My client is looking to bring an HR Administrator into their HR team to help provide administrative support. This is an ideal opportunity for a candidate who is looking to develop a career within HR.

Responsibilities of the HR Administrator will include: 

• Assisting the HR Director, HR Managers and Business Partners with Recruitment Administration
• Providing general administration support around areas such as planning inductions, updating training records, maintaining employee files and processing leavers
• Communicating relevant updates through the business and updating organisational charts
• Working closely with the HR team and providing additional support as and when required around special events, projects and business changes.

Previous experience is beneficial but not essential. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate good communication skills, IT literacy, be solution orientated and have excellent attention to detail.

SALES ADMINISTRATOR

  • SOUTHFLEET, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£18,000 to £27,000 Per annum

Are you an experienced Sales Assistant/ Administrator?
Do you want to work in a fun environment?
Looking to work for a family run business?

Key Responsibilities;

• Responsible for the day to day administration
• Assisting the sales team by taking and processing orders
• Dealing mainly with a selected group of customers and providing support to our sales office when required
• Providing customers support with their orders
• Picking and packaging goods
• Raising purchase orders with suppliers
• Completing relevant paperwork and managing the administration effectively
• Developing relationships with internal business areas and suppliers

Person Specification;

• Provide excellent support to customers
• Strong computer and organisational skills
• Professional telephone manner
• Personable
• Self-motivated and a focused individual
• Knowledge of building industry ideal but not necessary

This role attracts a salary range of £18000 - £27000 depending on experience. Fantastic benefits package to include 28 days holiday

Marketing Assistant

  • MEDWAY CITY ESTATE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£18,000 to £21,000 Per annum

I have currently working with a client over in the Medway area who are looking to recruit a Marketing Assistant. You will mainly assist the communications team with administrative duties and marketing campaigns.


The role:

• Assist in the organisation of the companies exhibitions and events
• Writing content for external communications
• Creative social media content creation
• Assist in the organisation and production of marketing campaigns
• Proof-reading marketing communications

The Candidate:

• Preferably a degree in Marketing or valid experience as part of a marketing team
• Organised with a creative mind
• A creative flair and love of design
• Excellent attention to detail
• A proven track record of delivering successful campaigns
• Drive with own car

If you have the skills and experience required to take this role on, then do not delay in applying.

RECEPTIONIST

  • TONBRIDGE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£16,000 to £19,000 Per annum

Are you a passionate receptionist with exceptional customer service skills?
Are you flexible and organised?
Able to work under pressure?
Do you have previous experience working for a hotel?

The role is over in Tonbridge working for a top rated hotel. 

The Role:

• To liaise between the guest and ensure complete guest satisfaction
• Checking in and checking out guests
• Responsible for switchboard operation and transferring phone calls to correct extension or taking accurate messages
• Responsible for all guest reservations 
• To communicate and liaise with all departments on a daily basis
• Handling payments and carry out banking procedures

The Candidate:

• Standards driven and detail-orientated
• To have the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
• Fluent in English
• Flexible
• Presentable

Previous experience working in a hotel would be desirable but not essential as full training will be given. Free parking and staff canteen as part of the benefits package.

1ST LINE SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

  • MAIDSTONE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£19,000 to £22,000 Per annum

I am currently recruiting for an experienced 1st Line (First Line) IT Support professional to work for my client in Maidstone.

This role will involve providing mainly telephone and email based IT support to internal clients on Microsoft based issues including active directory, Microsoft office, email issues

The Role:

• Taking support calls from internal customers and finding solutions
• Ensuring queries are dealt with in a timely manner
• Working as part of a team
• Escalating complicated issues to 2nd line support where necessary

The Candidate:

• Experience of 1st Line IT Support
• Experience of Active Directory - granting access, creating permissions etc
• Excellent customer service skills
• Experience of working in a SLA focused environment

This position is full time Monday to Friday working 9 – 5. So if you have experience in a similar role then do not hesitate in applying.

PERSONAL ASSISTANT TO THE MD

  • TUNBRIDGE WELLS, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£20,000 to £25,000 Per annum

A rare opportunity has arisen for a Personal Assistant to the MD to join a friendly Business. This is a great opportunity to add value and join a supportive team. The MD needs someone he can trust and work well with.

As part of the team you will have a vital role in supporting the MD with Admin and PA related tasks. This is not your typical Personal Assistant role as it’s not necessarily a huge amount of Admin support.

The Role:

• Extensive diary and itinerary management
• Email correspondence ensuring all emails are dealt with promptly and professionally
• Preparing presentations, agendas, minute taking and follow up for action points
• Maintaining close working relationship with business contacts
• Managing the smooth functioning of the office
• Monitoring and processing of professional and personal expenses
• Planning private, business away days, parties, conferences and meetings etc.
• Recruitment of support staff as required

The Candidate:

• Experience as a Personal Assistant to the MD
• Polished, professional with excellent organisation skills
• Attention to detail and time management
• Strong communication skills and excellent telephone manner
• MS office proficient
• Touch typing would be an advantage
• High level of professionalism and confidentiality


This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to step into a small business and grow with the business. The role attracts a competitive salary package and benefits package.
If interested, then do not hesitate in applying.

SALES ADVISOR

  • MEDWAY CITY ESTATE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£18,000 to £25,000 Per annum

Due to expansion my client is looking to recruit a sales advisor to join an industry leading organisation.

Your role as a Sales Advisor is to follow up on warm leads.

The role:

* Carry out sales activities to agreed targets and timescales
* Effectively manage follow up calls and emails
* Ensure the computerised database is updated and accurate at all times
* Manage diary effectively ensuring punctual contact with customers is maintained at all times
* Adhere to company standard compliance
* Follow correct procedure for collecting payment from customers
* Attend, when required; training to develop relevant knowledge and skills

Candidate requirements:

* Previous sales experience desirable (ideally telephone based)
* Experience of having worked in a sales based call centre environment desirable
* Ability to demonstrate excellent customer service skills
* Proven track record of achieving sales targets
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* A flexible team player who can demonstrate a can-do attitude and the ability to use initiative
* Have the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.


This role attracts a competitive salary and benefits package. If you would like more information regarding this role or would like to apply please submit your CV

Sales Supervisor

  • SITTINGBOURNE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£25,000 to £30,000 Per annum

Due to expansion we have a fantastic opportunity for a Telemarketing Supervisor to join an industry leading organisation.
The Telemarketing Supervisor will have the ability to motivate and inspire your team to meet company targets. You will have at least one year experience in a sales team leader role and be looking for a challenging but rewarding role in a fast paced, dynamic environment.

The Role:

• Making outbound telephone calls to book appointments for sales specialists
• Managing the telemarketing team
• Providing the telemarketing team with weekly call schedules and campaigns
• Using a CRM system to manage business calls and book appointments
• Liaising with sales managers and teams regarding new prospects
• All related sales administration
• Creating weekly/monthly reports of call logs, renewals data and appointments

The Candidate:

• Previous experience as team leader
• Experience of telemarketing or cold-calling
• Successful ability to convert new business into appointments or sales
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Professional, with a high degree of self-motivation, drive and ambition


If this role is of interest, then please apply!

Customer Service Advisor

  • CHATHAM, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

£17,000 to £19,000 Per annum

My client is looking to recruit a permanent, full-time Customer Service Advisor to be based in Chatham.

Job responsibilities:

You will be Personable, hardworking and have excellent customer service skills.
First point of resolution for all inquiries
Providing members with advice and guidance on next steps and their on-going journey with the organisation.
Developing and maintaining excellent communications with other teams and divisions
Day to day operational functions relating to the contact centre policies and procedures within agreed Service.
Respond to all inquiries from all members up to the first level resolution and refer any second resolution calls to other sections across the organisation as appropriate.

Requirements:

Have excellent customer service skills.
Have excellent communication and listening skills.
Be computer literate.
Relationship building skills
Can do attitude
Good attention to detail.
Flexible to work shifts.

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate their experience gained from a similar role and in return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package, to include 25 days holiday, parking and company pension scheme

Administrator

  • TONBRIDGE, KENT
  • Permanent
  • 1 week ago

Negotiable

An excellent opportunity has become available within a well-established company for an Administrator. You will be providing crucial support to all parts of the business.

The role includes;

To be the first point of contact for all visitors and responding to enquiries where possible or referring to the appropriate member of staff as required
To provide typing/word processing skills for the production of letters/reports as required
To provide general office skills including photocopying, filing, receipt/distribution of post
Input of data and the extraction of information as required in performing the duties of the post
Maintain the attendance records, inputting data as required and making calls
Other minor and/or non-recurring duties, appropriate to the post, as may be directed

Candidate Requirements:

Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work to tight deadlines.
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent time management and organisational skills.

The ideal candidate should be able to prove their experience gained from a similar role, have good attention to detail and work well within a team environment. If successful they will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package.


care assistant

  • SHEERNESS, KENT
  • Temporary
  • 1 week ago

£7 to £9 Per hour

Reed Social Care in Maidstone are recruiting temporary Care Assistant's/ Support Worker's in Kent for local work with housing, adults and the elderly living mainly in residential care settings. We cover the whole of Kent.

Main duties will include -
• Supporting people with a range of needs including learning disabilities and mental health problems to meet their chosen outcomes
• Provide support to enable them to access information.
• Helping Service Users meet both their health and social care needs. This includes assisting with personal hygiene, assistance with laundry and preparing meals and drinks.
• Supporting Service Users with medication.
• Enable Service Users to achieve independence in all areas of their life where possible.
• Help Service Users to identify and choose their support needs.
• Help to maintain a safe, comfortable and supportive home for the Service Users.
• Support the Service Users to actively contribute to the running of their own house.
• Assist the individuals we support to engage themselves as valued members of the local community.
• Ensure that the rights of the individuals we support are always protected and respected.

Hours.
We offer full or part time work to suit your lifestyle. Early, late, long day and night shifts are available. Work when you want and as much as you want.

Salary: Competitive hourly rate & weekly pay every Friday

Essential Criteria
• You must have the right to work with the UK.
• You must be able to communicate effectively and have the ability to understand and be understood – verbal and written.
• You need to be 100% committed to helping improve the quality of life of vulnerable people.
• You must have a kind and caring nature.
• Situations can sometimes be difficult and challenging. You will need a willingness to work with a variety of clients with differing needs and an ability to work with challenging clients and demonstrate patience and compassion.

Benefits
• Free training.
• Flexible shifts to suit your lifestyle.
• Pension Scheme
• Holiday pay on all hours accrued.

care assistant

  • HERNE BAY, KENT
  • Temporary
  • 1 week ago

£7 to £9 Per hour

Reed Social Care in Maidstone are recruiting temporary Care Assistant's/ Support Worker's in Kent for local work with housing, adults and the elderly living mainly in residential care settings. We cover the whole of Kent.

Main duties will include -
• Supporting people with a range of needs including learning disabilities and mental health problems to meet their chosen outcomes
• Provide support to enable them to access information.
• Helping Service Users meet both their health and social care needs. This includes assisting with personal hygiene, assistance with laundry and preparing meals and drinks.
• Supporting Service Users with medication.
• Enable Service Users to achieve independence in all areas of their life where possible.
• Help Service Users to identify and choose their support needs.
• Help to maintain a safe, comfortable and supportive home for the Service Users.
• Support the Service Users to actively contribute to the running of their own house.
• Assist the individuals we support to engage themselves as valued members of the local community.
• Ensure that the rights of the individuals we support are always protected and respected.

Hours.
We offer full or part time work to suit your lifestyle. Early, late, long day and night shifts are available. Work when you want and as much as you want.

Salary: Competitive hourly rate & weekly pay every Friday

Essential Criteria
• You must have the right to work with the UK.
• You must be able to communicate effectively and have the ability to understand and be understood – verbal and written.
• You need to be 100% committed to helping improve the quality of life of vulnerable people.
• You must have a kind and caring nature.
• Situations can sometimes be difficult and challenging. You will need a willingness to work with a variety of clients with differing needs and an ability to work with challenging clients and demonstrate patience and compassion.

Benefits
• Free training.
• Flexible shifts to suit your lifestyle.
• Pension Scheme
• Holiday pay on all hours accrued.

care assistant

  • TONBRIDGE, KENT
  • Temporary
  • 1 week ago

£7 to £9 Per hour

Reed Social Care in Maidstone are recruiting temporary Care Assistant's/ Support Worker's in Kent for local work with housing, adults and the elderly living mainly in residential care settings. We cover the whole of Kent.

Main duties will include -
• Supporting people with a range of needs including learning disabilities and mental health problems to meet their chosen outcomes
• Provide support to enable them to access information.
• Helping Service Users meet both their health and social care needs. This includes assisting with personal hygiene, assistance with laundry and preparing meals and drinks.
• Supporting Service Users with medication.
• Enable Service Users to achieve independence in all areas of their life where possible.
• Help Service Users to identify and choose their support needs.
• Help to maintain a safe, comfortable and supportive home for the Service Users.
• Support the Service Users to actively contribute to the running of their own house.
• Assist the individuals we support to engage themselves as valued members of the local community.
• Ensure that the rights of the individuals we support are always protected and respected.

Hours.
We offer full or part time work to suit your lifestyle. Early, late, long day and night shifts are available. Work when you want and as much as you want.

Salary: Competitive hourly rate & weekly pay every Friday

Essential Criteria
• You must have the right to work with the UK.
• You must be able to communicate effectively and have the ability to understand and be understood – verbal and written.
• You need to be 100% committed to helping improve the quality of life of vulnerable people.
• You must have a kind and caring nature.
• Situations can sometimes be difficult and challenging. You will need a willingness to work with a variety of clients with differing needs and an ability to work with challenging clients and demonstrate patience and compassion.

Benefits
• Free training.
• Flexible shifts to suit your lifestyle.
• Pension Scheme
• Holiday pay on all hours accrued.
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