Senior Operations Manager - Membership & Contracts - London

Location
London
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
29 Mar 2017
Closes
26 Apr 2017
Ref
00066728
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Operations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are hiring at Management level on behalf of a well-established specialist trade association and advisory body.

This senior level Operations role ultimately manages and delivers key commercial and operational activities for a business whose members and customers are its most important asset.

About The Organisation:

This organisation is the sole trade association for the lift and escalator industry, and represents over 85% of specialist contractors in this sector. Highly regarded, they are a single voice for the sector.

They provide the following support and services for their members: Provision of advice on health and safety, technical standards and regulations, contracts and legal matters; promotion of education and training; co-operation within the sector and between the sector and its customers and suppliers; development of the commercial environment and helping members to maintain the best standards of quality and workmanship.

About the Role:

Based in Central London, and working closely with the Managing Director, this role acts as a key strategic contact within the organisation, supporting the Contracts and Legal Committee and being accountable for the smooth running of the organisation from an administration and operations perspective.

Membership & Customers

- Manage membership database and communication channels
- Effective Member/Client liaison
- Plan and coordinate Industry renown LIFTEX Exhibition, with full budgetary responsibility
- Manage website content and message
- Market data collection including monthly indices

Contracts and Legal

- Manage, organise, support and provide Secretariat for Contracts & Legal Committee meetings
- Organise Contract and Legal seminars for Members

IT & Quality Management

- Manage internal IT systems and website
- Quality Management to ensure ISO 9001 is retained

About You:

- You have 10+ years of progressive corporate experience, either in a complimentary industry - engineering/construction OR a proven track record in a successful and relevant Trade or Membership associations.
- You are fully committed to the Association's vision and strategy and enthusiastic and keen to contribute to its development going forward.
- Happy to work within a small but highly skilled and professional team
- Any general contractual knowledge of construction contract suites would be desirable but are not essential e.g. JCT, NEC3, GC/Works
- Good commercial and financial acumen
- Degree preferable, but not essential

Competitive market rate and benefits.