My client a specialist cleaning contractor is seeking an experienced cleaning operations manager to join the team.
Managing 4-5 teams of cleaners across 15 sites from Bristol up to East Anglia and including areas in between you are required to ensure the cleaning services are maintained to agreed specification and quality.
These contracts would range from Healthcare, Offices, Education and Third sector organisations.
The role is very much a 360 position in that you would be required to manage, retain and train all staff as well as monitor client costs and budgets, generate KPI reports, conduct site audits and be the first point of contact for all of your clients.
This is very much a hands on position so you would need to lead by example in that you would need to where necessary carry out cleaning tasks yourself, attend sites at all different times and be called out on an out of hours basis.
This position would require someone to very much manage their own week and have full accountability over your staff and clients.
To apply for this position you will need to have previous management experience at a similar level, excellent interpersonal skills and be able to influence at all levels.
Demonstrate leadership skills and the ability to contribute as an effective team member within
the Management Team.
Demonstrate a positive client focused approach and the ability to build and maintain effective
The ability to organise your workload, juggle priorities and meet deadlines.
Self motivated and enthusiastic.
Demonstrate a good knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety and HR legal
The ability to work flexibly where required.
Have an understanding and experience of managing budgets and strict wage control.
A full UK driving licence
In return you will be paid a salary of £30 -32k (dependant on experience) a company car, mobile phone, laptop/tablet, and a generous annual leave /benefits package