Contact Us

Head of Motorsport/Automotive

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Leah Cook

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Vacancy Title: Head of Motorsport/Automotive

Employer: TXM Recruit Ltd

Hours: 8.30am-5.30pm Monday-Friday

Location: TXM Recruit, Walnut House, Blackhill Drive, Wolverton Mill, Milton Keynes, MK12 5TS

Who we are:

TXM Recruit are a global enterprise built on the back of delivering for customers, providing bespoke solutions and going the Xtra Mile.

Based in headquarters within Milton Keynes, TXM Recruit is an established Engineering Recruitment Consultancy that offers specialist services across Rail (Infrastructure & Rolling Stock) and Engineering (Aerospace, Automotive, Motorsport, Facilities, M&E).

Vacancy Description:

Are you an experienced and ambitious biller looking for the next step in your career? We are looking for a Head of Motorsport/Automotive to build a team around them and service our existing clients as well as using their business development experience to bring on new clients and candidates. The below experience is desirable to apply: 

  • Building and developing positive relationships with their clients
  • Have a good understanding of client companies, what they do, the work culture and environment in the Automotive/ Motorsport industry
  • Use social media to market themselves, attract candidates and build relationships
  • Work towards and exceed targets that relate to number of candidates placed, a value to bill or clients/business leads generated on a monthly basis
  • Using sales, business development and networking to attract business from client companies
  • Offer advice to both clients and candidates on pay rates, legislation, training and career progression

The Person:

We’re looking for a hardworking, innovative & motivated Head of motorsport/ automotive who has experience delivering high quality candidates and business development on a warm desk.

This opportunity falls within our Engineering team which specialises in blue- and white-collar vacancies for high profile motorsports clients in the UK and across Europe. You will manage recruitment campaigns within a skill-short market so being articulate and having attention to detail will help in candidate attraction.

Being involved in a small team presents opportunity to receive support and development as well as getting noticed for achievements.

We offer a flexible & innovative environment; we also provide access to leading resourcing tools and technical recruitment specialist mentors.



Your Development

Keeping our staff at the top of their game is an essential part of our company strategy - we are committed to maintaining their loyalty through their development and creating a work environment and culture that inspires everyone to realise personal and professional growth.

We encourage everyone to continually learn and enhance their ability by offering a variety of learning opportunities and methods.  We have created proven programmes for people at all levels, from Trainee to Director so if you have passion and hunger to succeed, you could be part of a progressive, dynamic, career-led team, here at TXM Recruit.

We like to mix up our training to suit everyone’s needs and pride ourselves on making content engaging and fun.  From online modular learning to appointing mentors which underpins on the job training, to providing in-depth 1:1 coaching sessions or even delivering traditional classroom courses, you are given the knowledge, tools, opportunity and guidance you need to grow both personally and professionally, all with the support of an award-winning leadership team with in-depth recruitment, training and engineering expertise and knowledge.

Your Progression

At TXM Recruit, we are passionate about your progression both personally and professionally. We take a proactive view on advancing your career and offer multiple routes depending on your preference and strengths. You can win and develop your own business or work exclusively in a recruitment partnership with one client. You can choose whether you want to manage people and run a business unit or progress your specialist expertise through our “Consulting” route. You are in control of your own destiny and success with our encouragement; everyone has the chance to advance!

Please be assured that all applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

TXM Recruit Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and provides reasonable adjustment or assistance for qualified individuals during the application process. We work hard to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.