Samuel Knight Careers – Team Work Makes The Dream Work!

Why Join Us?

If you want to join a fast-growing international company that’ll equip you with the tools to take your career to the next level then Samuel Knight could be the place for you! The growth that we’ve experienced over the last few years means that there has never been a better time to join and whether you become part of Energy, Rail or another area of the company you’ll be made to feel part of the Samuel Knight family.

Competitive Salary

Competitive Salary

Regular Incentives

Regular Incentives

Training & Development

Training & Development

Company Pension

Company Pension

25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Fun Working Environment

Fun Working Environment

What do we look for?

We’re on an exciting journey here at Samuel Knight and you could be a part of it! We want people who are….

  • Ambitious and want to be the best.
  • Able to think outside of the box and be creative.
  • Passionate and respectable.
  • Honest and act with integrity.
The SKI Team

How can you apply?

In line with our rapid growth we’re always looking to strengthen our team by adding the best available talent. Apply to our current opportunities below or alternatively send your CV to info@samuel-knight.com.

Current Positions

Marketing Executive

Location: Newcastle City Centre

Salary: Circa £18-22k dependent on experience

Purpose: To increase brand awareness, client and candidate traffic

Background:

Fancy playing a key role in taking a fast growing business to the next level? Samuel Knight International is a rapidly expanding engineering recruitment specialist. Our business is focussed in the Energy and Rail industries operating internationally with offices in Newcastle, London and Bristol and plans to expand internationally.

We provide search, selection, permanent recruitment services and interim recruitment services and solutions to the energy and rail industries globally.

Opportunity:

From initial start up in 2014 we have grown to, in 2018, a circa £20 million turnover company within four years. We are ambitious to continue our dramatic growth!

Marketing is a green field, which means that this role is high profile and makes it a real opportunity to fast track your marketing career. Marketing’s contributions will have real impact in developing our brand presence internationally and therefore be integral to our business’ success.


This role will help you develop and grow marketing skills. You’ll work at all levels in the business, whilst being involved in a fast-paced and high-collaborative business environment. You will get to work independently as well as with teams and be encouraged to own projects and suggest creative ways to develop campaigns.

Samuel Knight has set a target of being in the Top 100 companies to work for by 2020 – we champion those that work hard and we recognise and reward dedication, passion, ambition and initiative within the business. Come and work for a company that is going places and will take you and your career with it!

Responsibilities:

Will include, but not be limited to:

  • Helping create SKI’s marketing strategy to include both on and offline activities
Manage website day-to-day and ensure it is regularly updated.
  • Run, track and continually improve Social Media activities
  • Create email marketing campaigns to send regularly to our marketing database.
  • Organising events, meet-ups, conferences
  • Create newsletter, email and video content, blogging strategies and other content localisation
  • Working with talent team to facilitate recruitment marketing
  • Coordinating branding and merchandise
  • PR & Press Releases
  • Design and distribute new marketing materials
  • Use analytics to track results and ROI.

Competencies:

  • Work to deadlines
  • Able to deal with and work under pressure
  • Stakeholder management – across Recruitment teams, Board, Operations and external partners.
  • Creative
  • Assertive
  • Commercial – focussed on return on investment
  • Able to deal with uncertainty and change
  • Good Communicator and able to build effective working relationships

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Apply to this position

Samuel Knight International are currently hiring in Newcastle – we are looking for ambitious, money driven & entrepreneurial recruitment consultants.

Our company has experienced tremendous growth in a short space of time, we are one of the fastest growing recruitment companies in the UK, and have received both national and regional recognition for our rise to date.

From beginning in Newcastle, to opening offices in Bristol & London. In 2018, we will be celebrating opening offices in Europe and America.

Our Rail team is one of Samuel Knight’s two recruitment sectors. The team currently have a very buoyant market with jobs to fill from day 1 in both the Middle East and the UK. We have an excellent team spirit, and in the coming months will be supporting major UK & international Rail projects.

 

In an experienced hire, we are seeking:

  • 3 years “360” recruitment experience
  • Entrepreneurial attitude to their daily work
  • Ingenuity in tapping into new markets and projects
  • A demonstrable sales & business development background
  • Individually aware , while supportive of a team spirit
  • Ideally Rail or Engineering market knowledge, but not essential

In return, you’ll be given:

  • Full access to an premium network of senior contacts
  • An excellent brand across the UK Rail sector
  • License to be creative and think outside the box
  • Support of an established team of billers

Our company lives by the motto “Team work makes the dream work” – and we see that everyday in our cohesive working between offices and our regular company celebrations. As part of our culture, our Newcastle office has breakout areas for table tennis, PlayStation and TV.

We’re on the look out now, so welcome speaking in confidence with any experienced recruiters. Get in touch today and we will shortly come back to you.

Apply to this position

Samuel Knight International are currently hiring in Newcastle – we are looking for ambitious, money driven & entrepreneurial trainee recruitment consultants.

Our company has experienced tremendous growth in a short space of time, we are one of the fastest growing recruitment companies in the UK, and have received both national and regional recognition for our rise to date.

From beginning in Newcastle, to opening offices in Bristol & London. In 2018, we will be celebrating opening offices in Europe and America.

Our Rail team is one of Samuel Knight’s two recruitment sectors. The team currently have a very buoyant market with jobs to fill from day 1 in both the Middle East and the UK. We have an excellent team spirit, and in the coming months will be supporting major UK & international Rail projects.

As a trainee, you will benefit from full training, and have the opportunity to earn significant commission in the first year. As you progress and develop, it’s realistic to expect earnings over £50k in year two, although the we don’t cap this – your talent can take you much further.

 

In an trainee hire, we are seeking:

  • A degree education
  • Sales experience
  • Entrepreneurial attitude to daily work
  • Quick learner with desire to learn as much as possible
  • Confident and able to speak in front of others
  • Good day planning & organisational skills

 

In return, you’ll be given:

  • Full sales & recruitment training
  • A great working environment and culture
  • Regular staff incentives and multi-office get togethers
  • Unrivalled career development opportunities with our growth plans
  • License to be creative and think outside the box
  • Support of an established team of experienced consultants

 

Our company lives by the motto “Team work makes the dream work” – and we see that everyday in our cohesive working between offices and our regular company celebrations. As part of our culture, our Newcastle office has breakout areas for table tennis, PlayStation and TV.

We’re on the look out now, so welcome speaking in confidence with any experienced recruiters. Get in touch today and we will shortly come back to you.

Apply to this position