Join one of the UK’s fastest growing plastics recycling business
Cambridgeshire based Plastics Recycling Specialists PLASgran are looking to strengthen their commercial team with two new appointments.
We are looking for an experienced buyer of end of life and post-industrial scrap plastics. The successful candidate will have experience in the recycling sector and be a dynamic and pro-active individual, prepared to travel extensively in the UK and Europe looking for new opportunities. Commercial and negotiation skills are a must-have, as it the ability to deal with a wide range of customers, from large multi-nationals to smaller owner-managed operations. Plastics background is very much preferred.
In addition to the purchasing role we are looking to fill a Field Sales position, to extend the market for our compounded and washed and treated regrind products. The successful candidate will have some experience of the plastics industry in a commercial role, be technically competent and ideally have some experience of the conversion processes which form our customer base, specifically; injection moulding, extrusion, blow moulding, compounding and rotational moulding.
Salary for both positions will be dependent on experience and performance-based incentives will be offered.
PLASgran have been trading since 1999 and have undergone rapid expansion in recent years, with revenue increasing by 35% year on year 2016 / 2017 as a result of continued investment and expansion, including a significant increase in capacity installed in 2016, a new technical development centre with state of the art equipment and further capacity increase planned for 2018. Turnover for the business is £22 million and the business employs 70 people on its purpose built site near March.