Posted on 21st September 2020 by Wright Solutions

Site / General Manager

Location

Swindon

Salary

£29-31,000 + Benefits

Job Type

Permanent

Starting

21st September 2020

Description

Site / General Manager (Covering Operations, Events & Sales)
This is a uniquely challenging role with responsibility for managing operations, events and sales in a small and constantly busy customer facing organisation just South of Swindon. You will have line management responsibility for a small team of 3 and will need to be hands on operationally as you strive to organise and inspire them to deliver flawless customer service and performance.

Duties will include:

  • Day to day management of all site personnel including responsibility for ensuring onsite contractors deliver the service required.
  • Responsibility for ensuring that customer driven events run flawlessly.
  • Developing relationships with suppliers and local partners in order to develop and maximise the commercial potential of the site.
  • Constantly reviewing and improving operational processes.

This is a unique and exciting opportunity and one that could attract applicants from a range of businesses and business disciplines. This is a unique and exciting opportunity and one that could attract applicants from a range of businesses and business disciplines. Individuals with a background in Hotel, Restaurant, Venue or Retail Management would be of particular relevance especially if they can bring experience of managing teams focused on high end customer service.

You will need the following experiences and behaviours

  • The ability to manage staff at all levels getting them to buy in to your passion for delivering high quality customer service and go the extra mile for your clients.
  • Experience of building relationships with local businesses, suppliers and partners and get them to support and promote your commercial ventures.
  • High quality face to face customer service and consultative sales skills.

In the short term this is a new site and team needing some stability and guidance. The business has invested heavily in the site and there is plenty of potential. In the long term you will be joining a growing and ambitious business in a highly visible role.

Operating Hours: Mon – Fri / 8.30 – 5.00. (with only occasional weekend work)
Salary: c£30000
Benefits: Bonus, 25 days’ holiday, Life Insurance, Pension

We are keen to receive CV’s via this advert in the first instance. However should you require more information than the advert provides you can call Jon Terry at Wright Solutions on 0121 222 5599 (Please quote ref BBBH180 in any correspondence). Given the current economic climate we are receiving a high volume of applications to all job roles at the moment we will endeavour to reply to all applications as speedily as possible however would ask for your patience as we work through our processes.

In compliance with the regulations (April 2004) in place under the Employment Agencies Act, Wright Solutions will require proof of identification. A current copy of a passport, driving licence, ID card or NI card will be required as part of the registration process. Email and faxed copies are acceptable.