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Leviat is a world leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. 

Below are details of the various open positions we have. You can either apply online here or contact the member of our HR team listed.

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

For open positions in the USA, please click here. 

Order Processor

Closing date: 31/01/2022

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

There is a new and exciting opportunity to join our sales team as a Sales Order Processor. The purpose of this role is to enter sales orders onto the computer system (Movex) to produce a legible and understandable works instruction, delivery note and customers invoice.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities includes:-

1.Contract Review

  • Thoroughly examine the customers purchase order documents in an attempt to fully appreciate their exact requirements and to ensure that this is what has been quoted and agreed by the both parties
  • Examine products, prices and discounts on the order.
  • Check the account status of the customer.
  • Confirm lead times for specials and stock availability of standard items.
  • Consult with production staff, regarding any special items.
  • Accurately calculate new selling prices for additional items that are deemed to be revisions to the original order.
  • Maximise commercial opportunities whilst taking into account any pricing issues effecting the customer.
  • Contact the customer and iron out any anomalies that there may be, prior to processing the order.
  • Instruct Deeside staff to set up item codes for any specials that may be required. Enter details onto the business computer system in order to create a Company Sales Order / Works instruction to manufacture
  • Process the details of the order onto the Movex system in a clear and explicable manner.
  • Produce simple drawings or sketches where necessary in order to better describe the goods required
  • Process any applicable ‘Outwork’ purchase orders that may be necessary to complete the sales order.
  • Produce any relevant Pro-forma invoices and forward to the customer for payment.
  • Collate a production pack for Sheffield jobs in order to forward to the works. This pack must incorporate, the works instructions, any necessary drawings or schedules, a ‘Test certificate requisition form’ if required and the standard BSI inspection form.
  • Collate a file pack for all sales orders; that contains all relevant customer paperwork, any appropriate further correspondence, hard copies of quotations and all applicable drawings or sketches.
  • E-mail through any relevant drawings for special ties to Deeside.

2. Amending Sales Orders

  • Alter live sales orders to accommodate customer or design amendments.
  • Retrieve all paperwork and drawings from shop floor.
  • Delete Manufacturing orders where necessary.
  • Amend Movex to reflect the new requirements.
  • Re-issue new paperwork and drawings back to the shop floor.
  • Issue revision sheets to Deeside to highlight the relevant amendments that are required.

3. Customer Relationship Management

  • Deal with customer complaints and queries
  • Enter applicable complaint details onto the CSM database.
  • Chase up deliveries for the customer with the relevant sub contract carrier.
  • Arrange any necessary collections from site for unwanted or incorrect goods.
  • Create new works instructions for any necessary re-work that may be required
  • Initiate any credits that may be required in order to appease the customer.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills and a positive can do attitude are of paramount importance to this customer service role.
  • Experience in a busy sales office
  • GCSE (or equivalent) Maths and English grades A-C
  • An enthusiastic person with the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Methodical, organised with ability to prioritise.
  • Computer literate
  • Accurate with good attention to detail.
  • Able to manage and respond to multiple issues at once whilst meeting deadlines

Desirable skills and attributes:

  • Experience of working in a construction or manufacturing business.
  • Proven track record of account management and converting quotes to orders.
  • Able to read and understand drawings

What Leviat offers you:

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Competitive secondary benefits
  • Health and wellness programs

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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Marketing Executive

Closing date: 28/02/2022

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

Position Overview

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career in Marketing Communications?

Are you creative and enthusiastic, with an exacting eye for detail?

This is a genuine opportunity to add real value and impact to the Leviat brand, a business with internationally-known and trusted product brands.

As a Marketing Executive in our growing team, you will execute marketing strategies to highlight the best of Leviat and our products. This position plays a significant role in positioning some of our 10 product brands within their respective markets, including UK, Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia. Working locally as part of a team of four but as part of a much larger Global Marketing Communications team, this role requires you to liaise and network with a broad range of stakeholders.

This is an exciting and varied role involving the delivery of external brand and product marketing communications, from concept to execution and analysis, including sales/technical literature, web content, email newsletters, blogs, PR, social media, exhibitions, advertising including PPC, packaging etc.

Reporting to Leviat’s Regional Marketing Manager, Europe West & APAC, this role has an international remit. You should possess:

  • A track record with minimum 2 years’ experience in a fully integrated B2B marketing role. You will be comfortable working closely with sales and technical functions in an organisation with a focus on product development.
  • A combination of creative skills and digital expertise to bring to the team, developing visual and written advertising and communications for a wide range of digital platforms including email, website and social media.
  • A confident self-starter with excellent attention-to-detail and project-management skills, who enjoys the challenge of working with technical product information.
  • Personable and outgoing, you will relish opportunities to collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders such as working with design, web development and external agencies to manage platforms and produce engaging content.

Job Description

The role includes:

  • Plan and launch new products and services. Working with subject matter experts, as required, to develop professional and engaging media rich content.
  • Maintaining and analysing the effectiveness of technically accurate, market-specific and integrated marketing communications and customer campaigns.
  • Manage marketing objectives, develop plans and analysing marketing activity against agreed KPIs.
  • Content planning and creation for digital platforms such as videos, website copy, blog posts,
    e-newsletters and engaging case studies.
  • Production of marketing materials including brochures, technical datasheets, leaflets etc
  • Organising and attending events e.g. exhibitions, conferences, webinars
  • CMS system management for global websites
  • Agency and supplier management to deliver results within budget, including graphic design, copywriting, translations, print, SEO, web development, exhibition build etc.
  • Creation of internal communications materials such as posters and videos

Essential Requirements

  • Marketing degree or similar equivalent higher education qualification
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a B2B marketing communications role, supporting both offline and online multi-channel marketing activities, ideally in an international Marketing Communications role.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Cloud (Indesign, Photoshop, Premiere Pro), email marketing platforms (e.g. Mailchimp, Dotdigital), Google Analytics and website CMS systems
  • A proven record of transforming complex technical details into tangible selling points and relatable marketing content.
  • Ability to analyse marketing data and activities to translate into insight-based reports.
  • Strong project management, organisational, analytical and administrative skills.
  • Excellent proofreading abilities and an interest in the creative side of marketing that ensures a high standard of work is maintained.

Desirable Requirements:

  • CIM/CAM qualification or similar professional marketing qualification
  • Experience of marketing in the Construction/Engineering Industry
  • A flair for writing engaging marketing copy
  • Experience of SEO
  • Experience of social media and video marketing
  • Driving license

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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Join us as an Apprentice through the AMRC

Closing date: 20/02/2022

Location: Sheffield, UK

Are you interested in starting a career through an apprenticeship?

We work alongside the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in order to offer a number of apprenticeship opportunities across our teams.

The following vacancies are currently available:

Mechatronics Maintenance Manager

Metal Fabricator Apprentice

CNC and Wickman Machinist

Toolmaker

 

 

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Continuous Improvement Manager Leviat (COMEX)

Closing date: 01/02/2022

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

Position Overview

This exciting new role will be focused on supporting all Leviat regions in Commercial Excellence. You will use your skills and experience to focus, using detailed analytics and digital tools to raise the capability in the business and ensure consistent high standards and continuous improvement for the commercial teams. You’ll be required to work closely with the regional sales management teams and COMEX specialists, as well as Leviat management and CRH Commercial Leadership Team.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities 

  • Promote continuous improvement by working within countries’ commercial teams to evaluate and improve commercial processes
  • Carry out annual capability review of commercial capabilities across Leviat, using the CRH COMEX hub. This will require working closely with Regional Commercial and Management teams
  • Identify and agree commercial improvement projects with regional teams
  • Governance and support of improvement projects from the Regional Performance Improvement Roadmaps
  • Share best practice examples from other countries as well as from Building Products and CRH
  • Measuring and reporting improvements – Financial and non-financial – arising from Performance and Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Developing, using and training in a range of digital tools and dashboards to support commercial excellence initiatives and capability building in the business

Key Functional Competencies and Relevant Experience

  • Ideally educated to degree level in Business or Marketing or relevant equivalent experience
  • Fluency in English. Additional capability in French or German is essential.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Data analytics expertise using PowerBI or similar
  • Green / Black Belt certified

Ideally you will have demonstrable experience of working in a full time commercial excellence role and have previous experience with pricing management or CRM or sales performance management (highly desirable). A significant amount of travel will be required.

This role is a strong development role that will provide significant opportunity for career advancement for the right person.

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community

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Area Sales Manager - Reinforcement

Closing date: 06/02/2022

Location: Northern (Sheffield – North – Scotland)

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Area Sales Manager to strengthen our existing external sales team. The role will be home based. You will be joining a successful team selling products for structural concrete to Major Projects within the region.

You will develop, build and maintain strong relationships with all key stakeholders such as major contracts, sub-contractors, Architects and Engineers, as well as supporting our product sales via our network of distributors. In house training at our Sheffield HQ will form a good proportion of the first 6 months within the role.

Key Responsibilities

A successful internal candidate will be trained up to be able to complete the following tasks:

  • Account management of major contractors, specialist subcontractors and Leviat distributors within the territory. Building good relationships with all.
  • Secure product sales in line with area targets and business strategy by presenting our product proposal and service in a structured and professional manner.
  • Defend our brand by specification of Leviat product components.
  • Advising on suitability and selection of Leviat products for specific situations.
  • Provide general advice on the performance, applications of Leviat components.
  • Increasing business opportunities through various routes to market.
  • Attend industry events as necessary.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Commercially led individual
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good personal organisation
  • Be able to work as part of a team
  • IT Literate
  • High degree of self-motivation
  • Willingness for business travel
  • Full UK driving licence

It is desirable that the Candidate has the following:

  • Experience selling in a related construction environment
  • Ability to read construction drawings
  • Understanding of basic structural design principles/ Technical background
  • HNC qualification or equivalent in a building or engineering discipline

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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Credit Controller/Sales Ledger

Closing date: 10/02/2022

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

There is a new and exciting opportunity to join our team as a Credit Controller. The Credit Controller is responsible for collecting the debts of the business. The Credit Controller works with the Credit Manager to collect all outstanding debts each month, send all Proof of Deliveries (POD’s), check if new accounts are required and deal with queries as and when required. The Credit Controller reports and liaises with the Credit Manager to deliver an accurate and efficient service internally and externally.

The day to day duties of the Credit Controller are varied and include managing the debts of creditors, ensuring timely payments are made. Resolving and sending all POD’s/queries and processing of credit notes.

A Credit Controller is also involved in new credit account requests, including checking credit rating for the Credit Manager to okay credit limit or decline for proforma.

The role will involve:

  • Taking a proactive role in managing and collecting debts, working closely with the Credit Manager.
  • Evaluating new credit requests and reviewing customer credit accounts.
  • Emailing invoices daily.
  • Sending POD’s.
  • Dealing with customer queries.
  • Processing of credit notes.
  • Ensuring timely payments of debts.
  • Following up payments as needed.
  • Responding to relevant client enquiries.
  • Sending letters for overdue accounts.
  • Sending statements monthly.
  • Other duties include post and reception cover.

Essential Requirements

It is essential that the candidate has the following key functional competencies and relevant experience:-

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Good personal organisation.
  • Be able to work as part of a team.
  • IT Literate.
  • High degree of self-motivation.

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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Operations Manager SEA

Closing date: 11/02/2022

Location: Shah Alam, Malaysia

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

Position Overview

Managing the Leviat Production and Warehouse Teams across South East Asia to ensure safety and quality are a priority, production lead times are communicated and met, customer service is prioritized, and machinery issues are dealt with quickly to reduce downtime. Ensuring all staff understand their roles and responsibilities, and are motivated and engaged in the continuous improvement of themselves, their workplace, and their work systems

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for site safety performance and attitude, ensuring all staff and visitors are safe.
  • Support of the factory production teams in all SEA locations, ensuring quality and output is measured and recorded. All documentation is filed properly for future reference.
  • Supporting the warehouse management teams in all SEA locations, to ensure stock is accurate and controlled. Turning stock on FIFO using principles. Processes are uniform in each location.
  • Prepare budgets for operational overheads, including capex project management.
  • Monitoring Operational overhead costs incl. labour, scrap and R&M.
  • Sourcing of machinery and relevant raw materials to meet sales forecasts.
  • Ensuring any machinery safety/breakdown issues are reported quickly to minimise downtime, and maintenance programmes are in place for all machinery.
  • Identify industry best practice and recommend production techniques that will improve safety and output.
  • Helping to perform risk assessments on new and existing machinery and processes.
  • Training, coaching and mentoring staff to promote safety and quality.
  • Applying Lean principles to improve output and quality. Particularly 5S principles to keep workplaces clean and organised.
  • Gathering and analysing accurate information to facilitate effective decision-making and KPIs.
  • Ensuring and promoting compliance with all EH&S systems and procedures.
  • Always promoting customer service excellence.
  • Identify human resource requirements for all operational areas and make recommendations to the management team. Assist with recruitment process.
  • Work with HR to develop a training structure that will help staff develop professionally throughout the business.
  • Ensure operational personnel comply fully with company policies and procedures.
  • Control of site security and maintenance.
  • Help with product costing and ‘make or buy’ decisions, to enhance profitability.
  • Planning the factory layouts to best utilise the space available safely.
  • Ensuring all building and production statutory requirements are always in order (e.g. relevant licenses).

Key Competencies and Relevant Experience

  • Possess excellent H&S awareness.
  • Ideally an engineering background, tertiary qualification, with 3-5 years experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in Lean manufacturing techniques
  • Ability to coach and train others in processes and techniques.
  • A successful track record of change and process improvement and management.
  • Experience in Operations Management

Desirable Skills

  • Knowledge of metal fabrication, welding, machining, and forming processes.
  • Experience in a fast-moving manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in product development.
  • Knowledge of SAP ERP system.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel and Word.

What Leviat offers you:

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Competitive base pay
  • Competitive secondary benefits
  • Health and wellness programs

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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Sales Co-ordinator

Closing date: 28/02/2022

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

There is a new and exciting opportunity to join our sales team as a Sales Coordinator. The purpose of this role is very customer focused, you will need to deliver excellent customer service in order to maintain and expand our customer base.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities includes:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to deliver good Customer service levels.
  • Ability to handle customer calls and emails in a timely manner with the ability to prioritise.
  • Respond to questions and queries both internally and from our customers
  • Preparing quotations.
  • Quotation follow up calls.
  • Negotiating with customers to secure orders.
  • Liaising with other departments.

Key functional competencies and relevant experience:

  • Experience in a busy sales office.
  • GCSE (or equivalent) Maths and English grades A-C.
  • An enthusiastic person with a can do attitude able to work on own initiative.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Methodical, organised with ability to prioritise.
  • Computer literate (Particularly Microsoft Office and Dynamics CRM).
  • Accurate with good attention to detail.
  • Able to manage and respond to multiple issues at once whilst meeting deadlines.

Key leadership competencies:

  • Drives Result.
  • Cultivates innovation.
  • Collaboration.
  • Courage.
  • Being resilient.
  • Decision quality.

Desirable skills and attributes:

  • Experience of working in a construction or manufacturing business.
  • Proven track record of account management and converting quotes to orders.
  • Able to read and understand drawings.

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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Sales Administrator

Closing date: 30/06/2022

Location: Ternat, Belgium

We are expanding our team and are recruiting (m/f):

Sales Administrator

The company

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke.

Job description

Within the Sales Administration Team, consisting of 5 persons and based in Ternat, you will:

  • be responsible for the order intake of customer command, and the correctness of the required data
  • coordinate with the finance department the requests for customer account creation
  • be tracking the customer affairs and coordinate with the other departments in order to meet customer commitments
  • provide insights and information to customers about the status of the orders. (ex : in case of delay in the delivery, etc.)
  • be able to quickly provide solutions to the customer in case of change in the engagement to the customer
  • be part of the pre-invoicing process (control price, quantity, item reference delivered to customers versus the sales order)
  • receive and treat customer complaints and are able to communicate the right information to the right department
  • manage the Credit Note request from a customer in coordination with sales and other departments
  • be responsible of the filing of all documents linked to sales orders

This position involves close relationships with our customers, sales people, logistics and production. You really need to be a team player and love to coordinate in a structured way.

Our current ERP system is AX (Microsoft Dynamics) but we will shortly move to SAP.

Competencies: 

  • You are fluent in Dutch and French – English is a strong asset
  • You have a Bachelor Degree or equivalent by experience
  • You have at least 5 years experience in a similar role
  • You have good communication skills, both in writing and verbally
  • You are very customer service oriented with a problem solving and reactive mindset
  • You work very punctual
  • You have to be resilient to stress
  • You have good leadership capabilities

We offer you a stable job, with flexible working hours in a constantly growing company. You will work in a young and dynamic team in an international environment at a salary that matches your skills. Because the company is constantly evolving, this offers you opportunities for development.

Interested?

Apply now, quoting the title as reference, for the attention of

Stefanie De Nys – HRBP

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