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Area Manager - London

Posted 5 days ago by Royal Mail Featured Ended

Job reference number 85803

Area Manager - London

Competitive Salary plus Benefits

Full time


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a household-name, FTSE 100 Company.  You will motivate and inspire a team of skilled engineers to self-deliver maintenance services across our varied estate in South London and surrounding areas.

This is a great place to work if you are self-driven and want to be part of a highly respected and internationally recognised brand.

About the role

Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will lead, motivate, develop, support and manage a team of 15 BES engineers in the delivery of the Hard FM contract. This will include training identification, updating and monitoring safety performance, and ensuring key business information and messages are cascaded in a timely and accurate manner. The key customer interface for both scheduled and non-planned works, ensuring that work is delivered in a timely and profitable manner.

Responsible for ensuring cost control of circa £1.5 to £2.5 Million, you will lead on operational Health and Safety within the defined area and ensure safe systems of work are followed.

You will monitor, review and report on performance against KPI’s and SLA’s to the Operations Manager to identify areas for improvement and develop strong working relationships with customers and Union representatives to deliver business change as required.

Based in London the role covers the following postcode areas: HA, UB, TW, KT SM, CR, BR, DA. As a result extensive travel is required.

About You

You will have demonstrable experience of leading, developing and motivating a team of technical engineering professionals and be able to review and deliver a succession plan to mitigate operational risk.

Ideally holding a relevant technical qualification, or technical M&E knowledge with a good financial knowledge, including experience of effectively manging costs you will have a good working knowledge of compliance and quality legislation relating to mechanical and electrical engineering.

Good project management experience is required along with excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate engineers and to positively influence customers.

About Us

At Royal Mail we connect companies, customers and communities across the country, delivering a ‘one-price-goes-anywhere’, universal postal service to more than 30 million addresses. As a FTSE 100 Company, we are focused on being recognised as the best delivery company in the UK and across Europe.

We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values. We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all of our job applicants.

Closing Date: Tuesday 17th April 2018

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