Senior Operations Manager

  • Job Reference: 278013/1/LT/ED
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Metzger Search & Selection
  • Location: Croydon, London
  • Salary: £70,000 to £90,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits
  • Sector: Building
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Operations Manager
Location: London/South East
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 plus benefits

Our client provides a complete range of roofing services across the South East of England, specialising in new build and refurbishment projects and working with some of the industry's largest developers and main contractors.

The business is growing and has exciting plans to continue developing and expanding over the next few years and it is now looking for a Senior Operations Manager who can take the business forward.

This is a new role and the successful candidate will have responsibility for leading the Operations team to:

*Ensure that all work is completed to the highest standard, meeting deadlines and with zero defects
*Manage and develop relationships with clients and ensure an excellent standard of customer service, ensuring all contractual obligations are met
*Ensure that staff understand and carry out their roles to the best of their ability
*Manage plant, assets and improve stock control processes
*Be proactive, plan ahead and source the best, qualified labour
*Take responsibility for compliance with health and safety and ISO
*Challenge existing practices and processes, and introduce improvements and more efficient ways of working
*Facilitate collaborative working and effective communication through regular meetings with staff, peers and senior management

To be considered for this role you will need the following skills, experience and attributes:

*Experience of managing a multi-disciplined team in a fast-paced environment within the construction/building sector
*Well-developed commercial acumen and current knowledge of HR, Finance, Health & Safety
*Excellent communication skills at all levels both within the business and externally
*Have a desire and passion to make the role your own
*Have a strong focus on service delivery, to agreed timescales and budgets
*Have the ability to operate at a strategic and tactical level and contribute as part of the senior leadership team

If you are a seasoned Operations Manager within this field, we would like to hear from you. Please send your CV in a Word format, quoting reference 278013/1/LT/ED. Please give details of your current remuneration package and availability and if your application is of interest, one of our Consultants will be in touch. We regret we cannot take telephone enquiries relating to this vacancy, due to the high level of responses expected.