Careers

Our People Vision is to stretch, support and develop people within a safe and rewarding environment so we can be successful, happy and make a difference.

That’s what happens at VIDA- our employees have the opportunity to make a real difference and provide help for disabled children every day they come to work. Our teams provide practical solutions to meet the considerable daily challenges faced by some, because we believe that life for all should be about going, enjoying, participating and doing.

We can only make a difference by creating the best team of people, focusing on their learning and development, providing opportunities for achievement and rewarding them for a job well done. We really do invest in our people and we are committed to retaining and further developing our Investors in People accreditation.

We have a diverse range of people working all across the UK, NI, Ireland and Germany and we are committed to a fair deal and fair employment for our whole team. Our equal opportunities policy recognises that the promotion of equal opportunities in the workplace is not only good management practice, it also makes sound business sense.

Our people live our values, show care and understanding, solve problems with innovation and fun, face challenges with the courage and determination to succeed. In turn they source and supply only the best user focused solutions. Please look at our People Profiles which tell the real stories of life at VIDA.

 

PRODUCT SPECIALIST (Ref: PS1017)

Location: Hampshire, Sussex, Kent & Surrey

Leckey work closely with therapists, parents, carers and our business partners around the world to research, develop and supply innovative postural support and therapy equipment that improves the lives of children and adults with disabilities. We are committed to our vision to be the fastest growing company in our industry sectors with a brand recognised for integrity, innovation, quality, service and value. We are the UK and Ireland market leader in our field and export our products worldwide through our international distribution partners.

With Head Office based in Lisburn, Northern Ireland, we are a profitable and growing business employing over 180 people and selling directly in the UK and Ireland to Occupational therapists, Physiotherapists and other healthcare professionals, mainly within NHS structures.

VIDA UK is the sales distribution company for the Leckey products in the UK & ROI. The VIDA brand represents the best in market products, advice and customer care that Leckey can deliver to its customers. To offer choice VIDA UK not only distributes the Leckey products but also products from other internationally recognized brands such as Kidwalk, Easystand, Ki Mobility, Made for Movement and Patron Mobility. To offer advice VIDA UK has a large dedicated highly qualified team of product specialists who are available to advise Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists on the right products to meet the child’s needs.

A number of therapy professionals have joined our team over recent years, which provides a great mix of talented sales & therapy professionals who benefit from each other’s experience & expertise and they have the opportunity to develop their unique skills and freedom to manage their working roles.

We wish to invite applications from experienced Sales or Therapy professionals to work within our Product Specialist teams. This is an exciting career development opportunity for the right candidate who can demonstrate they share our values and have the necessary skills, knowledge, experience, commitment and attitude to join our team.

As a Product Specialist you will report to the National Sales Manager and will be responsible for the proactive development of VIDA UK sales and for targeted campaigns around product promotion to our existing and new customers.

Key responsibilities will include:

 

It is essential that the successful candidate can demonstrate the following:

 

If you believe you can make a difference and you are ready to join our team please send your CV with a Covering Letter outlining your current salary details to: Emmanuel Gorman HR Administrator, James Leckey Design Ltd, 19c Ballinderry Road, Lisburn, Co. Antrim, BT28 2SA. Alternatively you can email recruitment@leckey.com. Closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Friday 10th November 2017.

                                                 We are an Equal Opportunities Employer