Materials Handling & Automation

We have many years experience and an extensive network of talent within the materials handling sector

Expertise in powder handling, mechanical conveying, warehouse automation, intralogistics and pallet and fork lift truck providers

Newman Stewart took the time to learn about our business, where it had come from and where it was going to. They have placed a number of key people into our business, and remain my recruitment partner of choice. Director of Heavy International, Schenck Process

UK Manufacturing and materials handling have gone through a lot of change in recent years but continue to show signs of robustness as the economy goes through an uncertain time.  In order to stimulate growth, companies must adapt, change and recruit personnel with the required skill sets and experience to fully embrace the prospects that are presented to them. We work across a number of materials handling sectors ranging from powder handling, mechanical conveying, to warehouse automation and intralogistics and pallet and fork life truck providers.

Our clients include

Schenck Process, Buhler, Matcon, Camfil, Zeppelin, Spiroflow, Clyde Bergmann, Swisslog, Dematic, Rema Tip Top, Canning Conveyors, Spirotech, Spiroflow, Samson, Saxlund, SSI Schafer, Still Materials Handling and many more.

Through our experience we have gained an excellent understanding of the materials handling sector and the challenges it faces, delivering high performing talent through our carefully developed and nurtured network of industry experts, on time and to budget. Our areas of specialism include:

Automation & Materials Handling Systems

  • Warehouse Automation
  • Robotics
  • Conveying
  • Automated Guided Vehicles
  • Vision Systems
  • X-Ray Systems
  • Process Control
  • Weighing
  • End of Line Packaging Machinery
  • Intralogistics
  • Pallets and fork lift trucks

Bulk Materials Handling/ Solids Handling & Processing/ Process Engineering

  • Solids handling and processing
  • Food Powder processing
  • Second line automation
  • Process control
  • Milling, drying & feeding
  • Weighing
  • Conveying
  • Mixing
  • Dosing
  • Strapping and wrapping
  • Industrial weighing
  • Retail weighing
  • Retail slicing
  • Flour milling
  • Rice milling
  • Silos
  • Colour sortation
  • Turnkey process plant
  • Mechanical conveying
  • Grain handling & conveying
  • Belt conveying
  • Air bed conveying
  • Pneumatic conveying
  • Conveyor belting
  • Conveyor rollers
  • Screw conveyors
  • Mining and minerals handling
  • Sugar handling
  • Sugar processing
  • Wear lining
  • Measurement and sensors
  • Diesel engines
  • Powder containment
  • Vacuum packing
  • Crushing
  • Screening
  • Air pollution and control
  • Animal Feed Processing Plant & Machinery

Liquid Handling & Process Plant Engineering

  • Turnkey Process Plant
  • Liquid Handling & Storage
  • Liquid conveying

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Area Sales Manager EMEA

Area Sales Manager - EMEA
Salary to attract the best bonus benefits
UK based

Are you seeking an excellent opportunity in a growing, yet established business? Do you have the determination and desire to travel globally in pursuit of new markets and sales opportunities? Do you have experience of selling complex capital equipment?

Our client, an exceptional business is seeking a determined, driven and successful Sales professional with experience of selling complex capital equipment globally. They sell capital equipment to process engineering environments, ports, terminals & mines both directly and through dealers / distributors. Part of a large privately owned group they are well established and positioned ideally for growth.

This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced and ambitious individual looking to further their sales career. Looking to strengthen their position in the market, as Area Sales Manager you will proactively develop and build new markets within Europe, the Middle East and Africa. You will build and acquire long lasting relationships with new customers within the bulk materials handling industry, as well as maintaining relationships with existing customers. Developing high efficient technical and commercial solutions in collaboration with the team as well as supporting order processing with internal and external orders is a key part to this role.

If you are a proactive, independent & hardworking person looking to achieve excellent results then this is an exciting opportunity for you. To be successful for this role you should hold a degree in mechanical engineering, process engineering, and industrial plant engineering, or equivalent by experience. It is also preferable that you can demonstrate international sales experience of major plant engineering orders.
This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact John Tilbrook in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.
About Us
Newman Stewart is a privately owned, leading provider of Executive Search, Management Selection, Executive Outplacement, Salary Benchmarking and Psychometric Assessment services.
With offices in Wetherby, Leeds and London we identify excellent people for our excellent clients, nationally and internationally and we are proud of the results that we deliver.

Area Sales Manager - South East Asia

Area Sales Manager - South East Asia
Salary to attract the best bonus benefits
UK based

Are you seeking an excellent opportunity in a growing, yet established business? Do you have the determination and desire to travel globally in pursuit of new markets and sales opportunities? Do you have experience of selling complex capital equipment?

Our client, an exceptional business is seeking a determined, driven and successful Sales professional with experience of selling complex capital equipment globally. They sell capital equipment to process engineering environments, ports, terminals & mines both directly and through dealers / distributors. Part of a large privately owned group they are well established and positioned ideally for growth.

This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced and ambitious individual looking to further their sales career. Looking to strengthen their position in the market, as Area Sales Manager you will proactively develop and build new markets within South East Asia. You will build and acquire long lasting relationships with new customers within the bulk materials handling industry, as well as maintaining relationships with existing customers. Developing high efficient technical and commercial solutions in collaboration with the team as well as supporting order processing with internal and external orders is a key part to this role.

If you are a proactive, independent & hardworking person looking to achieve excellent results then this is an exciting opportunity for you. To be successful for this role you should hold a degree in mechanical engineering, process engineering, and industrial plant engineering, or equivalent by experience. It is also preferable that you can demonstrate international sales experience of major plant engineering orders.
This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact John Tilbrook in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.
About Us
Newman Stewart is a privately owned, leading provider of Executive Search, Management Selection, Executive Outplacement, Salary Benchmarking and Psychometric Assessment services.
With offices in Wetherby, Leeds and London we identify excellent people for our excellent clients, nationally and internationally and we are proud of the results that we deliver.