Contract Manager

St. Albans
Waste Management
02-09-2020 10:18 AM

Contract Manager

Waste Management


Competitive Salary + Package


We are currently recruiting for a commercially aware, results orientated Contract Manager to join our client who are a large global organisation within the Waste Management and Power Generation sectors. The Contract Manager will take responsibility for managing the Waste Transfer Station and Transport Operations across a number of sites in the Hertfordshire and Luton area as well as ensuring the smooth running of the contract requirements, building a strong relationship with the client.

The Job

Reporting to the Area Manager, you will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Managing all operational requirements of the contract, representing the company and working directly with the client day to day and at contract review meetings.
  • Ensure successful delivery of the contract, monitoring and reporting on transport operations and site services.
  • Ensure corporate targets are met, in terms of SHEQ, profitability, cost tracking, recycling, customer service and communication.
  • Managing existing operational facilities and creating new opportunities within both the local area and contract.
  • Ensure that any fixed plant, equipment and collection vehicles are maintained effectively and efficiently and in full compliance with legislation requirements.
  • Manage all health, safety and compliance across the contracts, monitoring, resolving and reporting any issues raised.
  • Full P&L and CAPEX responsibility, assisting in budget preparations and financial reporting.

The Candidate

To be considered for this position you must have experience as an operational Contract Manager, with a proven track record in delivering projects on time and in budget with a strong focus on health and safety.

A relevant COTC (or willing to work towards) and a valid CPC is a must along with a strong understanding of managing complex teams within a fast-paced production environment.

Knowledge of transport operations, the waste recycling sector, contract mechanisms and preventative maintenance procedures is also preferred.

What's on offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Benefits
  • A long-term career within the Waste Management sector

How to apply

For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Gemma Nixon at or call 02392 222 964.

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