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Job Title Area Manager Commercial Retail Contract

Job Type

Employer Type Permanent

Location Berkshire

Job Description
This opportunity is for an Operations Manager that has a strong personality, is quite resistant and is up for a challenge. The role is looking after 20-25 commercial contracts for one of the major contract caterers. Your region will cover Wiltshire, Hampshire, Berkshire, Surrey and West Sussex. The sites are predominantly retail and cafes. The role will require the Operations Manager to manage and oversee the region and be responsible to continually improve the food offering, service and standards at the sites. The client is seeking an Operations Manager that is passionate about food and service standards and will continue to deliver for this demanding contract.

Experience required for the Operations Manager:

Experience of multi-sited management in a similar challenging commercial contract looking after retail and cafes
Proven experience with raising the level of food service at the flagships sites and improving the service and standards at there other sites
Ability to think outside of the box, be creative, innovative and not afraid to take a risk while ensuring the success of the business
Strong commercial and financial acumen and the ability to support all managers to ensure positive change within the sites
Good organisational and management skills with a proactive attitude to support management when and where required
Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills at all levels

Qualifications and Requirements for the Operations Manager:

1-2 years experience in a similar position running a busy multi-site commercial operation
Relevant professional management qualifications
Ensure compliance with all Health & Safety and Hygiene procedures and standards
Supporting with mobisations of new sites in your region
To ensure all company targets are achieved whilst ensuring client retention
To be tenacious with running this contract, thinking on your feet, problem solving and find solutions
Excellent IT skills, communication and presentation are essential for this high profile position
This role requires that the Operations Manager travel throughout the region to each location as often as required to ensure the highest level of food and standards are achieved

If you have the necessary qualifications and skills for this position, send your CV to deborah@rockfordrecruitment.com

Salary £40,000+car

Reference DNarmgr

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