The UP story
Ultimate Products has evolved from a local business into a global success with a turnover now exceeding £100 million. We are a major supplier of branded consumer goods and work alongside over 300 world-class retailers to bring quality goods to market. We have offices around the world including the UK, China, Hong Kong, Germany, Holland and Belgium. Our brand portfolio has grown extensively across our 12 product divisions and our prominent brands include Beldray, Russell Hobbs, Progress and Salter.
An international PLC business, we’re committed to providing the latest trends on the consumer market and delivering an end to end service to our customers. Our retail partners include UK and international retailers such as B&M, Asda, Tesco, Sainsburys, Argos, B&Q, and TKMaxx.
At UP we pride ourselves on delivering tomorrow’s products today.
Our Roles and Development Programmes
UP provide the right candidates with multiple opportunities to develop a long standing career in a very successful company. This isn’t just a job, it’s a chance for a long term career. We have individual development programmes and training sessions to enable people to build on their existing skills in order to take on more responsibility and take that next important step within their career.
We are currently looking for people to join our Graduate Scheme with degrees in Business Related subjects to start a career development scheme to build a successful career working in a fast paced, dynamic and team orientated environment.
Within these roles you will learn and be involved in many areas including;
Project Management & Supply Chain
Product Testing, Compliance and Risk Management
What we look for
Our ideal candidate should possess excellent academics and be extremely ambitious with a desire to learn and take on responsibility. Application requirements:
Recent degree essential in any Business related subject at 2:1 or above
At least 12 months employment experience full or part time, ideally within an office-based environment
Strong IT skills, particularly in Microsoft Excel.
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Strong numeracy and analytical skills
Excellent organisational skills with a keen eye for detail
Assertive and confident with a proactive approach to work
Local to Oldham area – Work from site position
Benefits & Perks
Competitive salary structure leading to £23k
Staff discounts on our own and branded products
25 days holiday plus bank holidays after your first 12 months with the Company
Company contribution pension scheme
Bonus for 100 % attendance
Free eye test and contribution to lenses of up to £100
Annual Christmas parties and celebrations throughout the year
Team social events
Funded external training
The role offers a very competitive salary package, additional benefits and fantastic career progression whilst working with some of the biggest retail consumer goods brands and retailers across the World.
Please send your CV and covering letter to our recruitment team by 10th April 2021 to be considered for these roles.
This last year has been our biggest and best year yet with over 100 jobs being offered. Ultimate Products’ have now progressed to a PLC business after floating on the London Stock Exchange and we have now opened a state of the art showroom in Germany to compliment our expansion plans into Europe. The business continues to expand globally and as such there are numerous job and career opportunities available. It is a fantastic time to join a fast paced, growing and dynamic business that puts people and product at the heart of everything that it does.