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At the heart of Ipswich's economic success is its geographical location. The Suffolk county town is situated at the point the River Orwell joins the estuary leading to the North Sea. So it's not too surprising that its role as a distribution centre has led to the myriad of jobs employing the city's 130,000 residents. The port handles three million tonnes of cargo each year and the goods are distributed around the UK via the rail network or the key transport links of the A12 and A14. The other major port of Felixstowe is a short distance up the coast and London is just an hour away. It's estimated that one in four people in Ipswich are employed in the distribution industry - and many of the others are employed in support industries such as admin, finance and IT.

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    ...My client is based in Suffolk, Ipswich and currently requires sales representatives with great customer service and sales skills to represent their Clients for immediate start due to expansion and client demand. The successful sales applicants... more details

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    ...Temporary Purchase Ledger Clerk Accountancy Vacancies Ipswich - Temporary Purchase Ledger Clerk Ref No: VAC-11078 Location: Ipswich Industry: Accountancy Type: Temporary Working Hours: Full Time Immediate requirement for an experienced purchase... more details

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    ...OSR Recruitment are delighted to be offering the chance for an Conference & Events Telesales Executive to work for our client, a major corporation within Ipswich. CONFERENCE & EVENTS TELESALES EXECUTIVE Responsible For: Promoting and selling... more details

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    ...Immediate Starts Start a fresh new career in Ipswich with this fantastic sales opportunity. Would you enjoy representing clients with a fully motivated, well established, fun and lively sales and customer service team with a great social calendar... more details

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    ...Secretary/PA Commercial Vacancies Ipswich - Secretary/PA Ref No: VAC-11064 Location: Ipswich Industry: Commercial Skills: Excel, Word Type: Temporary Working Hours: Full Time Experienced Secretary/PA is required for temp for approximately 6 weeks... more details

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Ipswich Essential Jobseeker Information


Farming has always been a key industry and the landscape that inspired artists such as Constable attracts thousands of tourists each year, not least to the annual Suffolk Agricultural Show.


The area has a growing sector of new technology. This was spearheaded by the world famous BT Research Laboratory which opened there in 1975. Adastral Science Park is now home to dozens of companies including Arqiva, Fujitsu, Ericsson and Cognisys.

Service Sector

Ipswich's workforce need 'down time' and the leisure industry in the town also provides many opportunities for employment. The shopping centres of Buttermarket, Tower Ramparts and Tavern Street's 'Golden Mile'. Theatres, cinema, restaurants, pubs and other service sectors all make tempting job opportunities for either part-time workers or those seeking a career in leisure.