National Operations Manager

Kemp Recruitment Ltd
£40000 - £50000/annum
11 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
National Operations Manager
Location: Avonmouth
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Bonus & Benefits

My Client, A well established vehicle rental organisation is currently seeking to employ an experienced National Operations Manager for their site network.

Purpose of the National Operations Manager role:

- The National Operations Manager is responsible for the management of all workshop based employees and ensuring vehicle maintenance and compliance is managed in a professional, proactive manner. Optimising vehicle availability, minimising maintenance spend with a primary objective of legislative compliance.

Duties and responsibilities:

- Responsible for management of multi-skilled technicians across multiple workshops throughout the UK
- Ensure all sites and employees are Health and Safety compliant and meet with company and legislative requirements
- The management responsibilities will include but is not limited to recruitment, inductions, ongoing monitoring, holiday management and training
- Fully responsible for overseeing the maintenance in line with manufacturers recommendations, legislation and contractual obligations
- Negotiate, monitor, measure and recommend third party suppliers to support the in-house maintenance facilities in ensuring the contractual requirements for the customer are delivered
- Liaising with customer to build and keep relationships, ensuring the requirements of the customer are in line with the contracts and the workshop is able to support the requirements. Maximising customer satisfaction
- To ensure the fleet management system is used in accordance with company and legal requirements, which further enable accurate reporting and financial cost control
- Responsible for monitoring and management of maintenance and equipment spend, dealing with supplier invoice dispute and resolution


- Ability to effectively implement and control Health and Safety management in all workshop operations
- Presentable, proactive person with the ability to be professional focused on seeking to resolve any problems
- Experience in management of multi-site workshops
- An ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Ability to influence change at all levels
- Excellent organisational skills, with high levels of attention to detail and be able to multi-task and prioritise deadlines

Qualifications and experience

- Must hold a recognised vehicle engineering qualification, Certificate of Professional competence (CPC) National and a membership of IRTE or similar.
- A full clean driving license is essential. LGV category C driving license and a recognised IOSH health and safety management qualification desired.

To apply for this National Operations Manager role please reply to this advert with an up to date CV or call Jamie at Kemp Recruitment on (Apply online only) for more information