General Manager

The SmartList
29323.00 GBP Annual
12 Jul 2017
27 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE: General Manager

SALARY & BENEFITS: GBP27,668 - GBP29,323 per annum

WORKING HOURS: 39 hours per week.

THE COMPANY: Our client is a well established company in Leeds, who provide transport to a private Grammar School who offer education to children aged 3 - 18 years. Due to continuous success an exciting opportunity has arisen for General Manager to join their team.

THE ROLE: The role of the General Manager will be to work closely with the School's Management Team in relation to all the school's transport requirements.

Key Responsibilities of the General Manager role:-

• Support the company in service planning and making sure the business is adequately resourced.
• Identifying any skills gaps in the organisation and undertaking a recruitment programme to support this.
• Managing budgets and costs effectively in respect of the planning process.
• Ensuring key performance indicators are in place and production targets are met.
• Plan and/or implement improvements to internal and external transport systems and processes.
• Ensure school vehicles are driven in accordance with the legal requirements
• Ensure that all fleet vehicles are roadworthy, clean and tidy at all times.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate for the General Manager must show commitment to providing excellent customer service. You will have the ability to work alone and part of a team. You will have excellent communication skills, be friendly, approachable and polite. The successful candidate will live within a commutable distance of Leeds.

Key skills and experience of the General Manager role:-

• Full CPC/Traffic Management qualification (not essential but would be advantageous)
• Full clean driving licence, (Category D would be advantageous)
• Extensive experience of managing staff in a way that builds a strong team ethic.

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