Connecting to Linkedin

W1siziisijiwmtcvmtevmzavmtyvmjuvmzqvmtayl2nvbnn1bhrhbnqtymfubmvylmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjawmhg0ndujil1d

Jonathan Webb

Jonathan has a sound knowledge of the automotive industry and works credibly with professionals at all levels of seniority. His experience includes managing large accounts for OEMs, supporting clients on individual recruitment projects and working with highly skilled candidates.

Honest, professional and respectful, he is organised and thorough and his natural positivity tends to rub off on those he works with. He combines strong attention to detail with proactive communication, and as such has the ability to make the hiring process feel seamless for all involved.

Background

In his younger days Jonathan travelled extensively and his wide experience of working with people includes time spent supporting children within care. He began his recruitment career in 2010, hiring within the renewable energy sector whilst gaining his REC accreditation, before joining us in 2012.

Role at Gerrell & Hard

Jonathan manages some of our key accounts within the Automotive Engineering market. He provides full-process contract and permanent recruitment for OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers and consultancies, hiring for skillsets including design and manufacture.

Free time

Jonathan loves his spare time and is passionate about travel (he lived in New Zealand in 2008), sport (he’s a keen runner), natural history and gardening. He is a season ticket holder with Portsmouth Football Club and a bit of a whiz in the kitchen.

Jonathan, what do you most enjoy about your role? 

“Like everyone here I enjoy the relationships that I get to build when hiring – at both ends of the customer chain. I also really enjoy being a part of the team here; the way we’re set up to support each other so we can provide the best possible service is amazing. I talk about it quite a lot to my friends and family, actually…”

Tell us something we don’t know about you…

“I love plants - although my garden’s pretty small, I currently have 79 different species of plant in my house and garden!”

Tell me about an achievement you’re proud of...

“I’m proud to have delivered a number of senior candidates to a prestigious account that I worked hard to help win. Those candidates have proven to be very successful. A client shouldn’t have to pay until they get the right individual, and I’m committed to that, so I’m really happy with that achievement”. 

 

 

Jonathan Webb's

Latest Vacancies

Thermal Climate Development Engineer

Warwickshire £competitive

Thermal Climate Development Engineer Warwickshire Permanent Our high performance electric vehicle client is seeking a Thermal Climate Development Engineer to join the business on a permanent basis. Key Objectives & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Chief Engineer Vehicle Development you will lead the Thermal / Climate System Calibration within the Vehicle Attributes team. The Role • Development and calibration of vehicle systems including o Battery thermal management and strategy. o Powertrain thermal management o Climate systems including refrigeration system and cabin airflow. • Run and support rig and vehicle testing for thermal and climate systems • Work cross-functionally with Thermal, Climate,...

Learn more Apply now

Senior Engineer - Braking

Midlands £50 - £60,000 + Benefits

Senior Engineer - Braking Midlands - Perm - £50/£60k Personal attributes: In order to succeed you will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the ability to build effective working relationships across multiple disciples is paramount. Attitude is everything, we are always pushing boundaries and in order to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities. Key Objectives & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Chief Engineer Vehicle Development you will lead the Braking Attribute within the Vehicle Attributes team. The Braking Attribute Leader will lead the brake cooling, performance, pedal feel...

Learn more Apply now

Senior Project Engineer - Exterior Lighting

Warwickshire Fixed term contract - competitive salary

Senior Project Engineer - Exterior Lighting Permanent Midlands Our automotive client is an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Due to aggressive growth plans they are currently looking to recruit a Senior Project Engineer - Exterior Lighting. Personal attributes In order to succeed you will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the ability to build effective working relationships across multiple disciplines is paramount. Attitude is everything, we are always pushing boundaries and in order to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities. Key...

Learn more Apply now

Senior Project Engineer – Exterior Trim

Midlands FTC + Benefits

Senior Project Engineer – Exterior Trim Midlands - FTC We are looking for a Senior Project Engineer – Exterior Trim Our electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. We constantly redefine the norm and challenge ourselves to shine. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. There is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive performance. Personal attributes : In order to succeed...

Learn more Apply now