Morson’s Top Jobs for the New Year

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  • 1 in 4 people will look for new employment opportunities in 2020. So, what better way to kick off the first ‘hump day’ of the new decade than with Morson’s top jobs for the New Year?

  • Check out our top jobs and start your career journey today!

1 in 4 people will look for new employment opportunities in 2020. So, what better way to kick off the first ‘hump day’ of the new decade than with Morson’s top jobs for the New Year?

Below we have listed an array of our latest opportunities in sectors ranging from Rail right through to Professional Services. Take a look at the jobs below and start your search at

Choose your sector or browse them all below!


Senior Mechanical Engineer 
£28,000 - £34,000 pa

Reporting into the Principal Officer, the Senior Mechanical Engineer will assist in delivering an integrated mechanical engineering services maintenance function for existing and refurbished assets via a team within a matrix structure. The post holder will ensure the functions are delivered on time, within budget and conform to any client objectives. Want to know more? Click here…

HSEA Specialist 

We’re recruiting for an HSEA Specialist to join a growing team in supporting Health, Safety, Environmental and Assurance matters.

The successful applicant will provide workforce health, safety and environmental advice along with guidance and support to all locally based functional teams, worksites and functional sites of work. Ready to start your application? Click here…

Senior Design Engineer 
East Midlands
£400 - £600 per day

We’re recruiting for a CRE & CEM in the Derby team who will also be leading a small team. Must be experienced in signaling design and development design - CRE and competent in CEM for the design produced in the team.

The successful applicant will be able to travel to York for meetings. Find out more here…

IT and Digital

Data Analyst - Geospatial/GIS/Data Capture
£200 - £220 per day

We’re seeking to recruit a Data Analyst with a GIS/Geospatial experience for a contract role with one of our high-profile clients based in York. The successful applicant will work using Geospatial tools and techniques and so a background of Geospatial/ GIS is required, used to visualize data using engineering-type drawings and maps. Click here to apply now!

IT Technician - Windows OS/AD/Troubleshooting/ITIL 
Contract - 3 months/Part-time
£130 per day

Morson International is actively seeking to recruit an on-site IT Technician to work part-time for a contract role with one of our high-profile clients based in Birmingham.

Please note that this is a part-time position working 2.5 days per week.

Ideal technical skills:

  • Windows Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Office Packages
  • Active Directory
  • Software and hardware troubleshooting
  • General PC hardware maintenance
  • Apple Mac troubleshooting
  • Mobile device management
  • ITIL Service Desk operations

Ready to progress your career? Apply for this role here!


Configuration Engineer 
Contract – 7 months
£30.00 - £45.00 per hour

The Systems Engineer (Configuration) role will primarily provide support to the Configuration Lead to manage the configured 'supportable submarine' including the configuration of supportability analysis and support products.

The successful applicant will ensure control across the project in accordance with the configuration management plan, provide guidance to achieve the aforementioned, act on behalf of the Configuration Lead when necessary, assist in document control when required and to take ownership of aspects of configuration management as directed by the Configuration Lead. Sound interesting? Click here to view the job in more detail…

Lead Design Engineer 
Contract – 8 months
£38.00 per hour

Morson is recruiting for a Lead Design Engineer to join a growing team in Chester. The successful applicant will carry out the Design Authorisation of technical documents and draw sets, validate technical inputs to TRS and complete MOD closure activities. They will support identification, management and delivery of change through Mod opening, DFM release and Stage 3 Closure of Mods on time, to cost and quality. To find out more about this role, click here…

Airworthiness Engineer
Contract – 6 months
£43 per hour

Our client is seeking an Airworthiness Engineer - Continued Airworthiness (Post Design Services) to discharge project tasks within a fast jet projects team.

  • Knowledge and proven ability in undertaking fault and incident investigations in the aviation environment with good aircraft and system design knowledge
  • Knowledge in the production of Special Instructions (Technical)
  • Proven ability of the military aviation environment, including customer's management systems, maintenance and operations
  • Ability to work with multi-disciplined teams, partner organisations, Original Equipment Manufacturers and customer organisations
  • Awareness of UK Military Aviation Regulatory Requirements

Find out more here!

Professional Services

Solution Architect 
£50,000 - £75,000 pa

Working for a global software company with a strong local presence, this is a role that will see you working on a brand-new suite of products and delivering a new platform for the modernisation of existing ones.

Due to significant growth over the last 12 months and a large increase in product demand, you'll need to have a flexible mindset as the scope of work grows and new opportunities present themselves. Sound like the job for you? Apply now!

HR Manager
£45,000-£50,000 pa

Our client is an award-winning high technology manufacturing company who, due to continued success are looking to recruit an HR Manager to work from their site in Manchester.

As the HR Manager, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of the people management agenda which will support the operational and strategic objectives of the business.

This is a standalone position responsible for the delivery of all human resources activities across two sites in the UK. This includes delivering a full human resources service to the company including employee engagement recruitment and selection employee relations and retention performance management learning & development flexible working & family-friendly policies diversity & equality reward and talent & capability management. Want to find out more? Click here!


Project Manager 
Salford Quays
Contract – 2 years
£50,000 - £55,000 pa

This is a fixed-term contract of 2 years for a Project Manager with a good background in Infrastructure.

You'll be joining a project team of around 7/8 and be running a variety of projects, usually 6 or 7 concurrently. This is working for a large organisation and you'll need to have this in your background. There's a huge amount of work in the pipeline including major initiatives such as full WAN / LAN replacement and system upgrades as well as the usual ongoing projects with software applications, bespoke initiatives and other systems requirements. Does this sound perfect for you? Apply here.

Coach Builder 
Contract – 3 months
Up to £15.00 per hour + Competitive

Morson International are currently looking to recruit a Coach Builder to work for one of our clients based in Walsall. This position is a fixed-term contract initially for 3 months.

The purpose of this role is to conduct coach building and the conversion of new and used vehicles. Complexity will vary from basic lining to full vehicle conversion. Duties include but are not limited to the stripping and fitting of all types of commercial vehicles. Want to find out more? Click here!

If any of the above roles sound perfect for you, apply today! Alternatively, you can search all of our current vacancies here.

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Cx Jobs

Commercial Manager

Assessing the existing commercial landscape and looking at the impact on programme delivery. Designing and implementing approaches which ensure effective delivery of the right outcome for the department. Leading on supplier integration with regards to relationship and cost impact upon the department. Clarifying the ability to terminate current contracts, working with programme finance leads to understand impact and realisation of any potential benefits. The ability to renegotiate existing contracts. Managing the impact of existing commercial financial models. Acting as primary point of contact between the incumbent supplier(s) and the department. Manage the sourcing activities for medium cost and business risk opportunities and work collaboratively with relevant customers and stakeholders to create and deliver commercial and contractual value

System Integration Project Manager (SiteTracker)

System Integration Project Manager (SiteTracker) Location: Bristol or Manchester Duration: 3 month rolling contract inside IR35 - Will take you to at least end of the financial year Our global Telecom client require an IT Project Manager who will be responsible for creating and leading an integrated team to deliver end-to-end projects ensuring they have a valid business benefit, deliver on time, within budget and to agreed quality criteria from conception through to market launch and transition into operations. Youll have the following skills & experience * Good knowledge of and experience with Sitetracker * Professional experience delivering medium to large projects (<£5m) within a Gated Project Governance process, focussed on: o Integration with supporting / adjoining systems, principally SiteTracker o Underpinning and interlocking wider business change and process re-engineering * Excellent track record in project delivery within a fast paced, Technology environment in the telecoms business using a range of internal and external suppliers to deliver. * Experience working with a range of stakeholders, up to 'Director of' levels If you are interested in hearing more about the position and the company then please apply directly or get in touch for more information -


Our client a leading oil and gas operator is looking for an accountant to join their team on a temporary 3 month contract until September.Position OverviewThe role is responsible for preparing accurate month end accounts in Gross GBP, preparing partner reporting and issuing billings for recovery of partner share of costs. The JV accountant will ensure costs are accounted for correctly and charged to JV partners in a timely and efficient manner and in accordance to the relevant JOAs. The JV Accountant acts as a key focal point for JV partners and is responsible for billings, resolving queries, partner budget approval etc. The JVA & Reporting Lead will also manage the reporting in Gross GBP costs to the COO and asset teams to provide an overview of the operational performance of the assets. Accountabilities * Key focal point for JV partners in resolving queries, partner budget approval etc * Attend Partner OCMs and TCMs as required, delivering Finance messages and responding to Finance questions * Responsible for issuing billings and resolving late payment queries * Support the Business Planning and Reforecast process through data collection, analysis and preparation of presentation material * Develop and foster close working relationship with the our clients, Tax, Treasury, Commercial and Business Planning teams * Assist Field Managers and their teams to deliver the annual Work plan and budget, annual partner budgets and quarterly re-forecast submissions. Highlight any issues from a financial perspective to Management prior to submission to UK Planning and partners * Provide input to COO monthly presentations for the Asset team on Production, Opex, Capex and Free Cash Flow plus performance against budget/plan and re-forecast * Month end reporting requirements Key Duties * Represent our client in Opcom meetings * Creation of Annual Work Plan and Budget, Reforecast, Life of Field Plan and annual partner budgets with input from cost control and optimisation team to reflect functional plans. Provide oversight, review and assurance during the preparation of the financial (opex and capex) and production * Prepare accurate month end accounts * Understanding the actuals compared to forecast/budget with reporting of variance analysis for key measures through PRS commentary * Prepare and issue Joint Venture monthly partner billings and ensuring timely receipt of cash call / invoice funds from partners. * Perform review and control procedures, ensuring appropriate and accurate operational shared cost allocations are aligned with JOA obligations * Monthly review and update of forecasts in SAP Analytics Cloud * Review and update of month end costs not managed within the cost optimisation team i.e studies, production operations, licence costs et. * Review and post journals to record tariff, transportation costs and any cost shares correctly * Assist with the Joint Venture external audit and work to resolve audit findings in a timely manner * Preparation of JV partner reports and facilitation of partner budget and AFE approvals * Representative at OCM meetings * Key reconciliations for area of responsibility including accrual reviews * Ensure compliance with our clients Capital Governance process and policies as prescribed in Joint Operating Agreements * Preparation of Finance slides for the Monthly COO pack * Preparation of Early Warning Report * PRT support for tax team * Update and submission of Indeva template for budget and reforecast purposes * Preparation of gross to net reconciliations Education Attainment & Accreditation * Qualified accountant or experienced accountant with oil and gas industry experience in a financial/commercial environment(SAP experience needed)Professional Skills & Experience * Experience in an oil and gas environment strongly preferred * Strong aptitude for numbers and analysis combined with strong excel skills * Strong PowerPoint and effective presentation skills Interpersonal Skills & Qualities * Commitment * Teamwork * Reliability * Positive Attitude * Initiative * Drive / Motivation * Ownership * Professionalism * Embraces Change and Continual Improvement * Actively demonstrates our clients core values of Leadership, Excellence, Accountability and Positivity I & D Statement We are an equal opportunity employer, aiming to recruit, retain and develop our people based on merit. Recognising the value of a diverse workforce, all applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of race, gender, nationality, age, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or any other characteristics protected by law.

Naval Architect - Weights

Role DescriptionThis role will centre on the production of a full complied and reconciled Weights database.A key element of the role is the assessment of system Third Party Information (TPI) to identify structures, equipment and systems and check against the ShipWeight database.The Weights Engineer will be required to translate weights information into a purpose-made tool, which allows and configured against the project Master Equipment List.Regular reporting of progress against Weight Management Plan. ExperienceExperience of weight engineering processes (weight, centre of gravity, weight distribution, etc)Knowledge of ship structures, routed systems and/or outfit and arrangementAbility to understand and interpret Classification Society (Lloyd's Register) requirements in the context of cable selection and routing.Experience of assessing system and equipment data.Experience of interpretation and manipulation of large amounts of data. SkillsGood attention to detail with the ability to identify inconsistencies across complex datasets and design information.Ability to work independently and solve problems via liaison with other functions across the project.Strong interpersonal skills, adept at communicating at various levels across technical and commercial settings.Ability to clearly articulate progress and report key issues and risks to team management, and proactively work to minimise technical and schedule impacts.Good knowledge of Weights, AutoCAD and Rhino highly desirable.Basic knowledge of ShipWeight desirable.To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.Location can either be Rosyth or Devonport.

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