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Business Manager

London, Permanent, 48K - 52K DOE + Car & Company Benefits
Reference: AJ0937

Our Client

A nationwide leading Waste and Resource Management Services Supplier.

Purpose and Responsibilities

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a commercial astute Depot/Operations Manager to join our clients leading Waste and Recycling Company. As Business Manager you will work closely with the Operations Manager in controlling all production and commercial matters in order to ensure quality and standards are met. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing Staff, Machinery, Plant and Transport.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the depot operates within the company defined safety policies and minimum requirements
  • Production of a high quality Recycled product meeting UK and international export quality standards
  • Regularly reviewing depot performance, including action plans which have been prepared to meet the company requirements
  • Working closely with the Operations Manager and EQHS department to ensure all depots comply with current and changing legislation
  • Ensuring a business plan and budget is prepared by each depot to the required standard and timescale
  • Presenting business plans and other relevant information to the Operations Director for discussion and approval
  • Adhering to all aspects of performance management for individuals, including setting and agreeing standards of performance, preparing individual plans for improved performance, monitoring and regularly reviewing performance
  • Maximising production and profitability from the depots commensurate with agreed volumes
  • Managing and Controlling the installation, operation and maintenance of all plant, equipment and transport in order to maximise effectiveness
  • Remaining knowledgeable of all legislation relevant to the business and ensuring compliance
  • Maximising profit through an awareness of the market place
  • Seeking to expand presence by identifying suitable additional or alternative waste paper sources

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • Demonstrated background in Waste Management, Recycling or Production
  • Strong understanding of Lean processes in production, supply chain and customers
  • Strong understanding and ability to ensure standards and processes of Quality Health, Safety and Environment are upheld
  • Ability to effectively lead and manage a team
  • Proven track record in financial management
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Waste Management, Recycling Or Production Sector Experience: 3 years
  • Operations/Business/Depot Management Experience: 3 Years Minimum
  • IOSH: Required
  • Driving Licence: Required
  • CPC Operator Licence: Advantageous



Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

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