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Waste Contract Manager

Berkshire, Permanent, Negotiable on Experience
Reference: AJ0881

The Client

A well respected family owned Waste Management and Recycling Company.


Purpose and Responsibilities

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Waste Contract Manager to join our clients leading waste management and recycling company. The Waste Contract Manager will be responsible for the efficient and continuous management of the contract development of our clients Total Waste Management Solutions contract. Whilst ensuring that all KPI’s and SLA’s are met, you'll also need to keep a close eye on the financial budgets as well as looking for creative ways to develop the contract.

Specific tasks/ responsibilities:


  • Manage performance of Contract to customer specifications/targets, KPI’s & SLA’s.
  • Lead, manage, motivate and develop a team a small team to achieve and maintain high standards of performance against their role requirements.
  • Maintain regular visible contact with key stakeholders and other contractors across the contract.
  • Update customers on new technology, innovations and legislation.
  • Research any changes, or impending amendments to legislation, or guidelines, that may impact on the business. Disseminate this knowledge to the Team and where relevant, wider within the Company, as well as externally.
  • Carry out regular reviews of the services across the contract, type of service, best value and profitability, continually looking to boost contract turnover and profitability.
  • Manage and review the contract pricing strategy, taking into account the cost of working, overall profitability and current market rates for all services across the contract.
  • Organise and carry out presentations, waste awareness seminars, customer engagement activities and facility tours / audits.
  • Prepare and submit regular contract development and financial reports, as requested by Head of Contract Management and General Manager.
  • Deliver company “Tool Box” talks (TBTs).
  • Continually look to boost contract turnover and profitability.
  • Drive and manage change within the contract, be that internal and external customers/suppliers.


Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to demonstrate a strong commercial understanding, with an aptitude to analysing statistical information.
  • Proven written communication and presentation skills
  • IT Literate
  • Proven managerial/supervisory skills
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Sound judgement, persuasiveness, influencing and negotiation skills.

Required Experience & Qualifications:

  • Commercial/Contract Management Experience: 5 years
  • Waste Management Experience: 3 Years Minimum
  • Clean UK Driving License



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

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