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The Company employs 700 staff, ships 2 million orders a year and
generates annual sales of £140m. We are growing quickly and sales are forecast to reach £200m within three years.

Jobs

AX2012 Developer - Brecon/Ipswich -
£45,000 to £60,000 per annum

We are looking for a Dynamics AX 2012 R3 Developer to join our team (this exciting opportunity could be based at either office though the strong preference is Brecon).

The business is in the process of implementing an upgrade from AX3 to AX2012 R3 and is growing rapidly by organic growth and acquisition which will entail further 2012 roll outs. You will be required to analyse and create high quality developments and reports which deliver the companies requirements in the most efficient and effective way.

It is unlikely that the successful candidate will have less than 4/5 years X++ , C# and SSRS analysis and development experience and should ideally hold MSCD/MCSE certifications.

Essential Skills:

  • Experience of X++ and C# programming in AX2012 R3
  • Power BI experience.
  • X++, C# and .NET, SSRS.
  • AX analysis of requirements and customisations.
  • Proficient in Microsoft SQL Server 2014.
  • Query performance tuning, dynamic management views and table partitioning skills.
  • Ability to build reports using SSRS reporting technologies such as Visual Studio.
  • Experience working with large volumes of data and transactions.
  • Functional knowledge of any of the Sales/Stock/Finance modules would be advantageous.
  • Any technical knowledge/awareness of environment management/deployments etc would be advantageous.

To apply for this position, please email your CV & covering letter to Iain Burgess: iain.burgess@bvg-group.co.uk.

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Web Developer - £28,000 to £30,000

Due to phenomenal growth, we are recruiting another experienced Web Developer to join the fastest growing department within the company. We're a big company with a family feel. By joining our web development team, you won't just be another body at a desk. Ideas and suggestions are valued. Decisions are made instantly. We want you to use your skills to build websites to join our innovative portfolio of ecommerce brands, all developed in-house. We get the resources we need; our CEO recognises the importance of the department and sits 30 seconds away from the team.

We're looking for an experienced web developer who has a mix of back-end and front-end skills. Our sites are developed in HTML, CSS, ColdFusion and JavaScript. Whilst ColdFusion experience is a bonus, if you have knowledge and demonstrable skills in the other areas we'll provide the on-the-job training you need in ColdFusion.

The successful candidate will have a good eye for design, experience in querying databases (preferably Microsoft SQL), and experience of working in a friendly but busy, often demanding environment. You'll be working on our existing portfolio to keep the sites fresh and technologically current, adding in new features and improving existing ones. We're not going to stop growing, and you'll also be working on integrating new sites into our existing platform, often starting from scratch with your input respected and valued.

Essential Skills:

  • Excellent HTML, CSS, JavaScript/jQuery.
  • Experience of working in a busy web production environment.
  • Experience of content management systems.
  • Experience of secure coding techniques.
  • Microsoft SQL / MySQL experience.
  • Good communication skills.

Desirable Skills:

  • ColdFusion

To apply for this position, please email your CV & covering letter and any URLS to previous work or your online portfolio to Simon Croppier: simon.croppier@bvg-group.co.uk.

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Sales Support Agents, £7.65 per hour.

BVG Group is known locally as a fishing tackle business; the reality is that this is a small part of our group. We sell over 25,000 exciting products across Home and Garden, Shoe and Clothing, Sports Nutrition and Home Electrical sectors. We generate 4 million orders a year marketing our products through catalogues, national press advertisements, eBay, Amazon, Groupon and supplying high street retailers such as Aldi.

We already generate sales of £140m per annum which will increase to £200m over the next three years increasing our workforce from 750 to 1000 strong in the process.

We are going places and so could you by joining our team. We are looking for driven individuals to join our fast-paced Customer Contact Centre.

The Sales Support Agent will be responsible for every aspect of our customers' experience, from the initial processing of their order to dealing with any enquiries, by phone, post or via the web.

BVG Group offers excellent promotion prospects and some of the most senior people in our business started work in our contact centre.

Successful candidates will need to be motivated, have excellent communication skills both written and oral and will be able to work under their own initiative. Previous experience in customer service would be a distinct advantage but not essential as full training provided.

Rate of pay is £7.65 per hour with plenty of opportunity to increase with experience.

Standard shifts are between 9am - 5.30pm (Monday to Friday) in a rotating pattern with Saturday work required once every three weeks (paid at 50p per hour premium).

Also, due to our catalogue launches in the USA we now able to offer varied shifts, which can include nightshifts to meet all requirements.

Full time hours are based on 40 hours per week but part time hours, evening/night/ weekend shifts and overtime also available.

There really is something to suit everyone!

For more information, or to apply for this position, please call Louise Williams on 01874 612635 or email your CV and covering letter to louise.williamse@bvg-group.co.uk. Apply Now

Samuel Windsor Assistant Marketing Manager
£22,000 to £26,000

An exciting opportunity exists for an Assistant Marketing Manager in our Samuel Windsor team. This is a men's shoe and clothing brand aimed at the 40+ demographic, current annual turnover of £15m.

Based at the Brecon Headquarters responsibilities include working alongside the Brand Manager on these key activities:

  • Manage the full print and design process for monthly UK and US mailing catalogues, to include comprehensive yield analysis of historical results, preparation of mailing data and detailed proofing.
  • Point of contact in charge of all aspects of the day-to-day running of the brand.
  • Schedule, book, proof and sign off all classified newspaper and magazine adverts.
  • Take full responsibility for promotional and behavioural eshot activity including design, content and managing the relationship with our external digital supplier.
  • Liaise with creative agencies to plan, organise and deliver biannual photoshoots in UK and overseas.
  • Managing relationships with all third-party suppliers, to include postage, product despatch, prospecting and catalogue data, eshots, inserts and advertising.
  • Organise and assist the seasonal shoe and apparel buying and range planning, including volumes, designs and delivering against the critical path.
  • Provide the lead on website design visuals and content.
  • Manage the design process for our newspaper inserts in the UK and Eire.
  • Monitoring sales performance against monthly and annual budgets.
  • Monitoring stock sell through against monthly and seasonal targets.
  • Oversee Google PPC and shopping campaigns, as well as web display advertising activity, eBay and Amazon stores in the UK and US markets.

The Candidate

Ideally of graduate calibre the candidate will have gained solid commercial skills working in a fast-paced business environment.

The ability to think out of the box, be organised and self-motivated, be accustomed to leading by example and taking initiative are all essential. The candidate should enjoy working under pressure, have first-rate written and oral communication skills and have excellent attention to detail.

The candidate requires strong analytical skills with data-driven thinking, and be comfortable working with numbers, metrics and spreadsheets.

Applications by email with covering letter to Dan Price, dan.price@bvg-group.co.uk

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Marketplace Administration Assistants
starting salary £15,600

An exciting opportunity exists for ebay and Amazon marketplace Administration Assistants to work in our fast-paced B2C team at our HQ in Brecon.

Tasks include:

  • Creating product listings for new products. Liaising with other team members to ensure product copy, pricing and images are correct.
  • Helping to improve and maintain existing product listings. E.g. Improving product copy, uploading new product images, changing pricing.
  • Daily administration tasks to ensure account performance metrics are maintained to a high standard.

Candidate Profile

Candidates must have excellent attention to detail, be highly organised, enjoy working to deadlines and have first-rate written and oral communication skills. Proficiency in the use of MS Office (notably Excel and Word) is also essential. A desire to learn and a 'can do' attitude is essential.

Full training will be provided and there are excellent career prospects for the right candidate in this, the fastest growing department of our business.

Hours of work are 9am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Applications by email with covering letter to Dan Price - dan.price@bvg-group.co.uk

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