An established and growing National Manned Guarding are looking for a Contracts Manager to help manage a portfolio stretching across their Yorkshire patch. These guys are a top brand / employer looking after destination clients.
Working from a local base near you (Leeds / Sheffield) your main priority is the welfare of officers and commercial / operational viability of contracts. Reporting to the Operations Director you will assist in running contracts and helping to grow the portfolio.
What are they asking for?
You will be a fully licensed security (manned guarding) professional with operations management experience. It’s a given that you will be personable and credible in dealings with team (officers). P+Ls should be easy reading for you and you know how to interrogate them and improve.
Clients will speak highly of your professionalism and customer focus.
This is a great opportunity for an existing Manned Guarding Contracts Manager to work with a great employer and clients and to get onto a defined career path.
(any experience of working with large sporting venues will also be advantageous)
What are they offering?
Salary to £36 000 + company car / 5k car allowance
Career advancement within a growing organisation with structured training and development
Support from a hands-on manager and stable environment (no constant restructures here)
Excellent scheduling and HR teams
Manage a portfolio of circa £5m across circa 40 sites mainly in Leeds + Sheffield including: Managing Agents, Financial Institutions, Corporate, Educational and Defence clients.
Managing + recruiting including discipline, absenteeism, appraisals etc. along with supporting site managers.
Site administration to include compliance with the SIA Approved Contractor Scheme
Regular visits to sites under management including completion of site, welfare visits
Ensuring that all personnel are properly attired
Assignment instructions + ensuring risk assessments carried out (training will be given)
Providing senior management with statistics e.g. total hours worked, labour cost etc.
Client + eventual P+L management
Key Search Terms: Contracts Operations Manager Manned Guarding SIA Guard
Please only apply if you have ops management experience within manned guarding
Palmer McCarthy is a specialist recruiter to the Security Industry and acts as an agency for their client on this vacancy.