Area Manager

Job Title: Area Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits: Company Car OR Car Allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 92247
Contact Name: Ryan Willey
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 05, 2019 11:25

Job Description

Role - Area Manager
Location - Plymouth/East Cornwall
Salary - £35,000 - £38,000
Reporting to - Regional Manager
Interview Date - TBC
Start Date - ASAP

Are you in a managerial position looking for your next challenge? 

I am currently looking for a Area Manager with experience of encompassing several sites and operational staff within the Commercial Sector? 

A company who I am working closely with have a new opportunity for an Area Manager reporting to the Regional Manager. The successful candidate will be expected to travel to different sites covering their region that they will be looking after. 

Main Responsibilities of the successful Area Manager -

• Ensuring the outputs for the core contract services and additional works are delivered in line with plan and using the appropriate inputs. 
• Direct management responsibility for operational activities on defined MOD sites and commercial contracts within their area. 
• Implementing and delivering on continuous improvement initiatives and reduction of sub-contract spend and increased self-delivery. 
• Responsible for managing all people related developments and issues arising within the area. 
• Ensuring site-based and commercial activities within the Area are being operated in line with health and safety legislation, method statements and risk assessments. 
• Reporting to the Regional Manager on site performance versus KPIs and implementing any necessary corrective action. 

Essential Technical Experience and Qualifications -

• Minimum Level 5 NVQ or equivalent work experience in a management and/or technical discipline. 
• Previous management experience within a facilities management environment across multiple sites. 
• Completed or willing to undertake IOSH Managing Safely and management development qualifications. 

Desirable -

• Completed or willing to work towards a lean management qualification. 
• Previous experience of working in a MoD environment. 

Skills Profile - 

• Ability to manage, programme and monitor core activities and additional works against requirements, budget and ensuring KPIs are achieved. 
• Ability to communicate work tasks and win the commitment of others to achieve high levels of operational performance. 
• Ability to demonstrate strong commercial awareness by understanding strategic/operational needs of the business and key drivers. 
• Can demonstrate track record of effectively managing and motivating individuals and teams. 
• Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. 
• Ability to challenge and have awkward conversations. 
• Competent with standard MS office applications, SharePoint and ERP management information systems.
• Experienced at analysing data, understanding the outcomes and transposing the information to make key business decisions. 
• Sound decision making based on information available and ability to react to changing demands and prioritise activities according to available resources. 
• Ability to manage expectations of all stakeholders.

If you would like to learn more about this Area Manager position or are interested in a confidential chat then please don't hesitate to contact Ryan @ RGB Or APPLY now or submit your CV for consideration.