Your Career At Nimlok
We believe a successful business depends upon having motivated and happy employees with clear direction and goals. We employ some of the best people in the industry and provide a stimulating work environment that provides fun, recognition and personal development.
We have a great track record of promotion and progression and the work we have done with our Apprenticeship Programme has led to us being nominated for several local and national awards.
As an equal opportunities employer we recognise and adopt employment policies based on principles of equality and diversity. This helps us to attract and retain staff from the widest possible pool of skills and experience.
Even when we are not actively recruiting, we are always pleased to hear from high calibre, talented individuals who feel they may have something to offer. Please feel free to email us with your CV and we will keep your details on record in case something suitable become available.
Please feel free to email us with your CV and we will keep your details on record in case something suitable become available.
Are you an experienced project manager with a proven track record of delivery in the events industry? Due to an internal move, we now have a rare opportunity for a driven individual to join our PM team.
At Nimlok we create engaging exhibition stands helping our clients achieve enhanced results from exhibiting at trade exhibitions across Europe and increasingly further afield. This is an exciting, creative and dynamic business with a 80 strong team and purpose-built facility with fantastic equipment and resources.
Nimlok’s unique formula uses a clever blend of modular hired architecture with bespoke features and graphics to deliver custom stands more efficiently. With a focus on visitor engagement, we also lead the way in pioneering exciting new ways for our clients to tell their story with investment in technology and digital content creation skills, setting us apart from our traditional rivals.
Based at our purpose-built premises in Northamptonshire, you will form part of an experienced project management team, coordinating a wide range of processes on each assigned project.
Projects are predominantly delivered in the UK, with some delivered in the EU and further afield. You will be responsible for the physical delivery and financial performance of each project.
Normal activities include:
- developing the sold CAD design through to the final deliverable design
- coordinating technical details with clients (all post sale)
- creating bills of materials and fabrication instructions
- arranging subcontract activities & technical show services
- Client liaison
- Oversight of onsite build.
- Coordinating of a wide variety of internal activities*
*Internal activities include manufacture of joinery and engineered components, graphics printing and finishing, logistics, on-site installation and dismantle, and integration of our in-house developed engagement offerings.
The Ideal Project Manager:
Our Project Managers play a pivotal role in coordinating our resources and delivering both an exceptional result and great experience for our customers working with our in-house design, fabrication, graphics, AV, installation and content teams. With enviable resources at your fingertips, this is an environment in which an experienced project manager can excel and join a business with serious plans for growth and innovation.
With over 150 active clients and more than 300 projects a year, the ability to work flexibly to seasonal demands is a must; in peak periods additional hours will be required. You will also need to be able to travel to venues, so holding a full UK driving licence and passport are essential. Exhibition or event industry experience is desirable along with experience operating CAD software. Candidates from construction, retail fitout or other similar industries are also invited to apply.
In return we can offer a competitive salary + benefits including: Paid Overtime, Pension with employer contribution, Health Care scheme and Death in Service. Core working hours are Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00.
If you are looking for your next challenge as a Project Manager then we want to hear from you.
We’re experts in design, printing, graphics, project management, audio visual, joinery and much more.
We offer a competitive salary, 23 days holiday plus all public holidays and two extra holiday days can be earned for full attendance in any year. After a qualifying service period you will also benefit from:
- Company pension plan that is fully auto enrolment compliant
- 4x salary Death in Service insurance cover
- Non contributory Private Medical Insurance
- Healthshield Cash Benefit for Dental, Optical and Complementary therapies
- Our ‘Employee of the Month’ scheme rewards individual members of staff who go the extra mile. We also award individual departments and employees who have excelled throughout the year at our end of year celebrations.
Supporting charities and the community
Over the years we have raised thousands of pounds for charities – Breast Cancer Campaign, Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance, Macmillan Cancer Care, British Heart Foundation, The Stroke Association and Great Ormond Street Hospital have been just a few of the causes we have supported.
For the past few years our nominated charity has been the Andrew Grene Foundation which supports education, finance and building projects in Haiti.
Be warned though if you are watching calories! Our fundraising activities usually revolve around staff cake bakes and other gastronomic events, including our very popular Sizzling Sausage Fridays!
We regularly visit schools, colleges and universities in the area to help students with CV writing and interview skills, or to attend careers events. We offer internships and work placements for local students whenever possible.