Senior Regional Manager

Compass Group
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a results driven and dedicated Senior Regional Manager to oversee a variety of contracts within and around the Midlands area. The successful candidate will provide exceptional service to our clients, along with developing and leading a team of managers focusing on delivering high level catering and hospitality requirements to their customers.

Package description

£50,000 - £55,000

Monday - Friday

Mobile working 

Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and develop great talent.  That's why we offer a number of courses and qualifications for our talented Managers.  For our future stars, we have The Academy and Accelerate programmes which will equip you for a career in Catering Management.  For established managers, we have our Evolve programme which will hone your existing skills and add to your managerial capabilities. We’re also Edexcel approved, so you can be sure you are getting the best training available to you.  So whether you are a Future Star with big aspirations or an established High Performer with a proven track record – there is a development plan for you.  If this isn’t enough, we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and life assurance, sick pay, and company discounts. And because life isn't only about work, we offer a good annual leave entitlement too.

Main responsibilities
  • Develop strategic and operational plans for regional client needs, managing execution and measuring results
  • Consistently develop the customer experience and understand customer requirements
  • You will be responsible for managing client and contractual relationships in a commercial manner ensuring compliance and company policies are adhered to
  • Encourage and inspire teams to achieve targets and enhance performance which drives results
  • Conduct regular performance reviews to set objectives and provide coaching and support to deliver results
  • Identify and proactively support the development of talented individuals to support area succession plans
  • Drive cutting edge customer solutions and innovative behaviour
  • Build outstanding client relationships
Ideal candidate
  • Experience in managing multi-site locations and multiple clients
  • Confidence and experience in managing multi-million pound turnovers
  • Have managed senior level third party relationships
  • Understanding of contract catering
  • Be happy with expected and consistent travel (Luton - Liverpool)
  • Be a senior manager with experience of leading and inspiring teams to deliver results
  • Have led the implementation of change programmes to deliver operational benefits
  • Be commercially and financially astute having held full P&L responsibility
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Must have a full clean driving licence due to the nature of the role
About the company

Compass Group UK & Ireland is part of Compass Group PLC, a world-leading food and support services company. We specialise in providing food and a range of support services across the core sectors of Business & Industry, Healthcare & Seniors, Education, Defence, Offshore & Remote, Sports & Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.

Our Company vision is Great People, Great Service, Great Results and we believe your contribution is crucial to the success of the business. To achieve our vision we live by the values of Integrity, Team work, Passion, Can-Do and Responsibility