Real Estate & Property

Contract Manager (Commercial Cleaning)

Not Specified

My client was formed over twenty five years ago and provide a range of professional cleaning services at over 200 customer sites across the East and West Midlands serviced by a team of over 700 people. I am currently working in partnership with them to find a Contracts Manager to oversee a portfolio of client sites in the Nottingham/Derby area delivering a high-quality service to all customers.

As Contracts Manager you will be responsible for:

* Ensure employees are properly trained and equipped to perform their role

* Oversee all escalations and performance management developments

* Frequent meetings with customers to ensure there are no problems on site

* Support in maintaining a highly trained and motivated staff that constantly strives for excellence in cleanliness and service

* Supervise all employee work on assigned site, to make sure it meets the company and customer standards

* Demonstrate a positive attitude and show an example for other employees to emulate

* Make sure all employees follow company standards by constantly coaching and redirecting performance

* Conduct stock management of consumables and chemicals

* Collate Timesheets and wages monthly ensuring sites do not go over budget

* Ensure Health & Safety and compliance across the contract

* Must have full driving licence and use of your own car

Candidates for this role DO NOT have to have experience in contract management in cleaning management, previous successful applicants have come from travel service department and cash collection backgrounds. The industry knowledge can be taught but the key skills for this role are transferable from other industries. Good prioritisation of work, time management and organisational planning techniques are the key to success in this role. Other skills required are

* A flexible working and positive outlook

* Proactive performance management skills

* A strong Team working ethos

* Excellent communication skills – able to communicate effectively with all levels from client’s senior management to operational staff

* IT literate, MS office, other IT systems

* A hands on approach

* A willingness to learn

Salary £26,000, generous mileage allowance performance bonus (after 12 months), IT equipment, NEST pension, 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays (rising to 25 days after 5 years service)

We do try to reply to each application personally, however as you can appreciate we receive a high number of applications for each role we handle and it is not always possible to do this. Therefore if we do not contact you within seven days your application for this particular role has not been successful. However we have retained your CV and we will advise you of future roles that may be of interest. Fairford Associates operates as an Employment Agency introducing work-seekers to client employers for direct employment by those employers

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency