General Manager

Ace Recruitment (UK) Ltd
£55k - 60k per year
14 Feb 2017
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About Us
At Ace Recruitment we specialise in the Waste Management and Recycling Sector. We offer bespoke waste management recruitment solutions and provide an excellent service for our candidates. Ace Recruitment offers a range of Waste management jobs and positions all the way up to Director level, not only for permanent positions but also for temporary waste management and contract jobs too.

Our Client

A leading national waste and environmental services company is looking for a General Manager to deliver the highest level of operational efficacy and productivity in the running of their fleet and treatment operations.

Main Responsibilities

  • To ensure they are delivering differentiated customer service to customers and stakeholders both internal and external whilst maintaining a legislatively compliant and safe business.

  • To lead the operational and administrative teams creating a culture of achievement, service excellence and continuous improvement.

  • To deliver organic growth working closely through the sales function and delivery of budgeted performance in terms of revenue and profit growth.

  • To be responsible for the management, training and development of the teams, the focus on the business values and culture and to ensure they maintain a value for money and service differentiated service delivery.

  • To be responsible for circa 75 employees across two locations utilising 25-30 HGV vehicles delivering direct waste/recycling collection services to over 1200 customers.

  • To control administrative teams, operational management and supervisors, MRF managers and operatives and a driver workforce.

  • To be accountable for a budgeted £9m turnover with responsibility for operational and strategic delivery of business growth and performance improvement

    Essential skill/experience



    Leadership skills

    Communication skills

    Process implementation skills

    Project Management

    Change Management

    Written skills

    Financial understanding

    Commercial acumen

    Recycling industry knowledge

    Knowledge of Key Process

    Good analytic skills

    Spreadsheet proficiency


Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

By applying for this position, the job seeker, authorise Ace Recruitment to represent you to clients and seek work on your behalf

Due to a high volume of applications we can only make contact with successful applicants.