Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Business Manager


Job Description:

Business Manager needed in Southwark £159.98 per day  ref:5191296

This role will involve:

  • To be responsible for the identification and creation of a range of new business opportunities to maximise income generation, whilst ensuring excellent customer service.
  • To research and consult with internal and external stakeholders to ensure that service improvements across the Division are informed by and benchmarked with best local and national practice, are in line with current and emerging business needs, and add value across the division.
  • To draw up a programme of business improvement projects from their beginnings to agreed delivery points, forming and leading multi-functional teams responsible for translating agreed vision and objectives into workable solutions.
  • To contribute to and influence the development and review of the division’s strategic plans affected by the programme but not directly under its control.
  • To lead for the Environmental Services division on the interface with a range of corporate shared services, establishing and maintaining effective, streamlined quality and performance monitoring systems in partnership with colleagues, the department and where necessary third party providers.
  • To ensure that robust and resilient systems are in place to manage and mitigate risks and ensure business continuity across the division.

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Holds an appropriate degree or a relevant professional qualification to degree level
  • Demonstrable understanding of project and programme management best practice, including Prince 2 and/or MSP

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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