An employee-owned business, UMi, based in a beautiful office space in Seaham, is on a mission to make it easier for businesses to get more done and go further.

They do this by connecting businesses with the right information, resources, expertise and inspiration to attract more customers, funding, talent and economic success.

Since 2007, UMi has helped more than 350,000 businesses across the UK by providing the right support packages and services to make better business decisions.

The team of savvy business experts translate the most complex information in a way that is easy to digest and understand and they are always looking to innovate this process and delivery. By taking advantage of new data and technology, UMi are looking to expand their digital capabilities by bringing in a range of digital experts, adding to their already fantastic teams.

We at Zenith People are hugely excited to be working in partnership with UMi to achieve this goal and by entering in a partnership with ourselves they have demonstrated how serious they are in attracting the right talent for the following roles: Front-End Developer, Junior Developer, Platform Tech Lead, Data Analyst, Dev Ops Engineer and UX Designer. These positions represent extremely exciting opportunities for qualified candidates to not only develop UMi’s infrastructure, build new systems, build new applications, improve website UI and more. But also, to learn new technologies and develop their own skills, with opportunities to grow with a prospering employee-owned business that offers a wealth of employee benefits.

As an employer of choice, UMi have a fantastic track record with employee satisfaction and they’re proud of it. They understand a business is more than just bricks and mortar or numbers on a spreadsheet; they’re powered by people. With that in mind, as well as being an employee-owned company, employees have access to a plentiful benefit scheme including but not limited to; a healthcare cash plan, access to a discount app, 25 days holiday, the day off to enjoy your birthday, professional fee cost covered, cycle scheme, employee assistance programme and much more.

UMi have set out an ambitious plan to deliver by 2022 and beyond a digital business to deliver greater growth. They feel innovation in this sector is vital and with the demand from their stakeholders and clients, and through the success of the business, investment and plans have been allocated to bolster their digital technology and data offering. With new infrastructure, website development, mobile and tablet applications, data science, new platforms already under development and more projects in the pipeline, adding talent to their Tech and Data teams is a priority to help deliver on these adventurous and bespoke projects.

The key areas which UMi focus on and which you will help to deliver are:
• Business Enablement
• Project Delivery
• Direct Products UMi
• Data and Insights
• Infrastructure

Being able to do this will allow the business to reach its digital goal of:
• A shared service provision
• Develop their own solutions to support delivery
• Enhance technology and products, directly delivering business and value creation

If you are ambitious and driven by innovation UMi’s new roles could help you launch the next chapter of your career. Join a business where talented people thrive and where your personal long-term value is respected.

Want to know more about these data and technology opportunities?

Give Scott a call today on 0191 490 6447 or if you prefer email reach out to scottmcgowan@zenithpeople.com

A word from Scott:
From my perspective and overseeing the market in the position I am in; this is a very forward thinking and exciting aim for the business. It is an opportunity within the sector and region for those who are looking for a chance to join a digitally forward-thinking company, to be involved in new and innovative projects that will make a huge difference not only to the company themselves but more importantly to the clients who rely on their services. If you are looking to be involved in a long-term strategic plan to change the digital scope of a business, if you want to work with a diverse team, with new and exciting technology and have a career path that will enhance your career professionally and personally then I would urge you to have a conversation with me to find out more.