Business Manager

Business Manager

Job Title: Business Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northamptonshire, England
Salary: £47500.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11310_1510146682
Contact Name: Roxanne Wharton
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2017 13:11

Job Description

Business Manager (Waste) - Northampton - Up to £48k

Astute Technical are working on behalf of one of our most prestigious clients within the waste and recycling industry.

A brilliant opportunity has become available for a Business Manager to join a commercial team based at their site in Northampton.

Duties will be to effectively lead and manage all aspects of the business in a safe and legally compliant manner, to maximise profitability and deliver a first-class customer service. The role requires the production and agreement of financial targets, in conjunction with the General Manager, alongside delivering the depot budgeted profit & loss.

You will work in partnership with Regional Account Managers, CSD and the sales team to maintain and foster good customer relations. Further responsibilities include, but are not limited to; Ensuring all regulatory obligations and fleet compliance are adhered to, in line with operator licence requirements; Ensuring all operational key performance indicators are met and improvement plans are implemented, where appropriate; Ensuring accurate and timely month end processes are adhered to, with particular focus on disposal accruals and system accuracy (un-invoiced work and un-exported batches); Ensuring all health, safety and environmental regulations and policies are adhered to; Adherence to and implementation of Operator Licence obligations; and the investigation of insurance claims by taking the necessary action required in order to address such issues.

To be successful in your application, we require candidates that have been educated to degree standard or possess equivalent experience with substantial management experience
Good IT literacy is required alongside being a holder of a CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) in National Road Haulage. An IOSH Certificate is also required. A COTC (Transfer station operations) certificate, or working towards this, would be considered beneficial

For more information on this role please call Chris Jones on 02392 288 214 or email

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.