We have an exciting role available for a talented SGTS Services Manager to join our Saint-Gobain Technical Support team in Huddersfield. The primary role of the Service Manager is to run all aspects of financial charging associated with SGTS from budgeting, through procurement and contract management to invoicing. The Service Manager is responsible for the overall administration of all contracts and for ensuring an accurate and timely recharge process for all services or equipment provided to the businesses in the UK and Ireland.
The SGTS team are uniquely working across to support all Saint-Gobain businesses in the UK and Ireland with their IT Infrastructure requirements. They're very collaborative, customer focused with a lot of variety and new workstreams that keeps the role fresh and interesting.
What you'll be doing as an SGTS Services Manager:
Manage the CAPEX process in association with all project managers including the asset creation, transaction log updates, hardware fund review and depreciation process.
Exercise financial control over the order process for all capexes to ensure we stay within budget.
Reconciliation of all purchase orders including ensuring receipting and invoice payment is completed.
Report on CAPEX and Revenue spend to the finance team
In conjunction with the SGTS Managers and Business Infrastructure Managers, complete the proposed annual recharge budget for each business.
Manage the matrix for calculating the services used by each business and therefore any annual adjustments.
Work with the finance team to ensure the SGTS budget structure is accurately created, with reporting available.
Co-ordinate regular reviews with the finance teams to monitor, track and manage the SGTS budget, including completing the various quarterly and annual budget reports for Saint-Gobain.
Own and manage the commercial relationship with all SGTS suppliers.
Manage the contract consolidation process and track all cost savings.
Ensure all renewals and cancellations are handled in a timely manner.
Ensure all relevant equipment have adequate support contracts in place.
What we're looking for in an SGTS Services Manager:
Great communication skills, both written and verbal
Sound understanding of finance principles
Demonstrable experience of contract management, including negotiating existing contracts and starting service agreements from scratch.
Demonstrated leadership and personnel management skills.
The ability to design and implement new processes and procedures.
Experience in a finance role may be advantageous
Full, clean driving licenseFor your hard work as an SGTS Services Manager, you'll have access to some great benefits...
Competitive salary plus a bonus
33 days holiday (including 8 bank holidays)
A defined contribution pension scheme
Access to 100's of high street and leisure discounts, as well as access to a state of the art rewards system
As a SGTS colleague, you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance scheme