INSTRON – Advanced Engineering Birmingham

2 & 3 November 2022 | NEC, Birmingham

The UK's leading gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals

2 & 3 November 2022 | NEC, Birmingham

The UK's leading gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals

2 & 3 November 2022
NEC, Birmingham

INSTRON

INSTRON

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Instron is a leading provider of test equipment for the material and structural testing markets. A global company providing single-source convenience, Instron manufactures and services products used to test the mechanical properties and performances of various materials, components and structures in a wide array of environments.

Instron systems evaluate materials ranging from the most fragile filament to advanced high-strength alloys, providing customers with comprehensive solutions for all their research, quality and service-life testing requirements. Additionally, Instron offers a broad range of service capabilities, including assistance with laboratory management, calibration expertise and customer training.

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Product and Marketing Manager

Product and Marketing Manager

The Dynamic Systems Product and Marketing Manager’s responsibility is to drive the entire vision and delivery of new products, executing the innovation roadmap and life cycle management of existing products, in order to keep the organization relevant and competitive.

This involves conducting market research and customer research, roadmap planning, prioritization, execution and finally, coordinating go-to-market strategies when launching a new product or feature.

Key to success in this role is with engaging stakeholders in all areas of the organization.

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Technical Author

Technical Author

This role involves writing, editing, re-formatting and maintaining operating instructions, reference manuals and online help for a wide range of testing equipment. Key responsibilities include:

– Interact with engineers and subject matter experts to acquire information.
– Plan, write, edit and re-format user manuals and online documentation.
– Support existing products by updating documentation in response to change requests.
– To be involved with the practical evaluation of company products in relation to manuals/usability.
– Proofread manuals produced by the other members of the Information Development group.
– To work to relevant design standards.

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Electrical/ Electronics Engineer – Intern

Electrical/ Electronics Engineer – Intern

This is an opportunity for an individual currently studying an Electrical, Electronics or combined study programme at an undergraduate level to join us for an internship based in our High Wycombe Site. The programme is up to one year in duration and will give you the opportunity to put your developing skills and knowledge into practice.

You will be part of various projects which will allow you to further develop your understanding of the area and will give you real world experience of Engineering in a manufacturing environment.

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Customer Experience Technical Support Engineer

Customer Experience Technical Support Engineer

The purpose of the Customer Experience Support Engineer is to provide remote technical support to Instron’s global field service teams, with some on-site visits globally as required. To represent service within new product development, and launch these new products to the field service team via remote and classroom based training. To prepare support documentation for the field service team to improve efficiency and develop new support channels.

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HR Administrator

HR Administrator

Responsible for providing comprehensive HR administration and support to the Instron Europe HR Team covering all aspects of HR and the full Employee Life Cycle.

– Act as the first point of contact for all general employee queries
– Recruitment – book in interviews, telephone screening, management of SmartRecruiters, reporting on recruitment status throughout Europe
– New Starters – manage the process for new starters including drafting and issuing all paperwork, reference and background checks, liaising with managers and recruitment agencies where appropriate, induction and probationary processes.
– Payroll and Benefits – working with the Payroll and Benefits Advisor to ensure all payroll related information is shared in a timely manner and high level of accuracy. Follow up employee queries, complete all paperwork efficiently.

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Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

This role involves developing and maintaining a wide range of software applications for Instron’s testing systems.

Instron is a global organization that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values and team focus provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.

This position is based within the Engineering department of the Dynamic Systems Business Unit located at our European headquarters in High Wycombe, UK.

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Accountant

Accountant

The successful candidate will work with members of the Finance Team to build on their previous experience to cover a variety of tasks including monthly internal and external financial reporting and analysis.

– Support Instron UK month end close tasks including creating of journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations
– Manage departmental cost centre analysis, query resolution and forecast updates
– Responsible for UK VAT return, Intrastat reporting & annual tax pack preparation
– Responsible for intercompany recharges, monthly reconciliations and foreign exchange updates
– Support management and approval of employee expense claims and purchasing card submissions
– Run monthly reports and provide analysis for inventory and product costing
– Support monthly margin analysis and business partnering
– Own quarterly bonus accrual entries, support senior management review and actual vs accrual variance analysis
– Support annual planning process

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Engineering Graduate

Engineering Graduate

If you are an individual who is passionate about designing and adapting solutions to meet the needs of our innovative customers and is results orientated, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

As a Graduate Trainee at Instron you will be part of a global brand with the opportunity to influence and define your own future within a diverse organisation. This role will provide you with opportunities to work within multiple teams through a series of placements to continue developing your skills as an engineer and allow you to contribute to current projects to improve our product portfolio.

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Channel Sales Engineer: Central, Eastern & Southern Europe

Channel Sales Engineer: Central, Eastern & Southern Europe

INSTRON are looking for an ambitious sales professional with three years or more of capital equipment sales experience into markets in Central, Eastern & Southern Europe. You will be a goals driven, self motivated and pro-active individual who will ideally have experience selling into electrification projects within automotive and its supply chain.

You will play a vital role in assisting the Agency Sales department achieve sustainable growth of Instron business by working closely with Instron partners, supporting them to sell differentiated products and services and exceed their annual sales targets.

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Applications Engineer

Applications Engineer

The Innovation and Marketing team have a significant role to play in growing this business. By the efficient application of engineering resources, we should improve and enhance our products to provide sustainable differentiation and improved customer satisfaction. Working closely with sales and marketing teams we need to effectively promote, articulate, and evidence the value proposition of choosing an Instron testing, both internally and externally to customers.

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Mechanical Fitter

Mechanical Fitter

Instron is a global organization that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values and team focus provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.
This position is based within Instron’s European High Force Operations Department and will be located at our European headquarters in High Wycombe, UK.

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Procurement and Supply Manager

Procurement and Supply Manager

Instron is a global organization that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding. You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values and team focus provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.
This role has responsibility for the strategy & the execution of all Procurement and supply chain related activities for Instron Dynamic Systems products. You will be responsible for a multi-disciplinary team ensuring growth and profitability goals of the business are met.

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