Operations Team Leader - 39053

5 days left

£35,000 DOE
20 Dec 2018
20 Jan 2019
Management Jobs
Full Time
Contract Type

Operations Team Leader

Our Client are recognised as project partners for planting schemes for several of the largest design & build firms in the UK.  Specialising in office and commercial areas, they offer a UK-wide coverage, harnessing the power of biophilia in urban spaces.

They are now looking to recruit an Operations Team Leader to join the team


  • Overall responsibility for the production, procurement and planning of daily operations
  • Manage current team of 8 no. field technicians as well as potentially 1 office-based assistant, including training and performance evaluations. This will include spending days out with the team on the road, as well as visiting client’s sites to carry out quality inspections
  • Overseeing of inventory and distribution of goods
  • Plan, schedule, and review workloads and manpower to make sure targets are being met on a cost-effective basis
  • Create and monitor maintenance KPI’s for the team
  • Provide regular reporting on performance to the management team
  • Negotiating with suppliers for regular goods, and also capital items required for ongoing operations, including the actual purchasing
  • Monitor that health and safety regulations are always followed
  • Maintain all aspects of the running of the site
  • Work closely with Sales to ensure a smooth transition from order to actual fulfilment


  • Brilliant communication and interpersonal skills to build effective working relationships with internal and external customer
  • Previous management experience essential
  • Strong leadership
  • Effective time management
  • Coaching and management skills, with ability to motivate the team
  • Problem solving – ready to adapt to the ever changing environment
  • Excellent IT skills across several different programs, with the ability to quickly pick up new systems

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