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Collections Business Manager - Kent

Hersden, Kent, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 3hours ago


Our People Are Our Greatest Resource
Salary: Competitive

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. We put waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy.

This is an exciting time to work with us. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and are one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. We use smart people and smart technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Collections Business Manager to join our Sales and Collections team in Kent, working 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday.

Accountable to the Head of Sales & Collections (East), you will co-ordinate and manage commercial dry waste collection operations for Kent from the Hersden & Rochester Collections Business Units. You will also ensure that Viridor Sales & Collections Kent complies with all legislative, statutory and Company requirements and that all Targets and Objectives are met if not exceeded.

Our ideal Collections Business Manager will have:

An understanding of fleet operating systems.
Full knowledge of Road Transport and Environmental legislation, Budgeting and Forecasting processes, and excellent knowledge of the Waste and Recycling market within Kent.
A proven track record in the identification of talent and delivery of Succession Plans.
Good routing, logistic, administrative and clerical skills in a transport or related environment.
Previous experience controlling fleet activities.
Proven negotiating, problem solving, customer service and communication skills.
Previous experience managing large teams.
Previous experience managing change and of exceeding Business Targets.
Knowledge of MS Office applications.
Hold a full CPC in road transport.
Full driving licence.
At Viridor, we invest in our people to reward them for their hard work. That's why we have a host of company benefits available to you when you join, including an enhanced pension scheme where we match up to 7% of your earnings, depending on how much you put in. We also offer free eye tests and safety eyewear where needed, as well as a whole range of cinema and retail discounts across stores, hotels and holidays. To keep you fit and healthy, you'll have access to discounted gym memberships, a Cycle to Work scheme and our range of health plans with Simply Health. To protect your wellbeing, we also have a 24/7 employee helpline offering emotional support and advice.

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Hersden, Kent, United Kingdom