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Assistant Operations Manager Job in Norwich


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per year

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Full time


Assistant Operations Manager





Job Description:

Our client is a well established and successful company based near Norwich. They're looking for an Assistant Operations Manager to assist in the management of existing grounds maintenance contracts.

Extensive liaison with current and future clients is a key part of the role, therefore we are looking for someone with excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as proven experience leading teams, managing budgets and horticultural knowledge.

Key responsibilities as the Assistant Operations Manager will include:

* Assisting in the management of contracts and identifying future growth opportunities
* Extensive liaison with existing and potential clients
* Identifying and resolving day to day queries from clients and operatives
* Assisting in the provision of accurate estimates
* Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety policies and procedures at all times
* Conducting audits on machinery, equipment and vehicles and arranging maintenance and repairs as required
* Managing team members - ensuring compliance with timesheet and vehicle checks processes, arranging training and sickness / absence management
* Maintaining budgets (repairs, fuel, uniform, PPE and Wages etc)
Plus more!

What we're looking for:

* Previous experience in a similar operational role within a horticultural / grounds maintenance / construction environment
* Demonstrable experience of managing / leading teams
* Proven record in supporting business growth through sales
* Confident communication and interpersonal skills
* Literacy and numeracy
* PA1 and PA6
* CS30 and 31
* Horticultural knowledge
* Customer focused
* Ability to tow trailers
* Full, clean driving licence
* Proactive, motivational, compliant and professional

If this role sounds of interest and you possess the skills and experience we're looking for, please submit your CV in Word format ASAP, quoting 'EC - Assistant Operations Manager