Area Manager (VN2459)


Area Manager (VN2459)

Business Area: Operational Management

Vacancy Base: Sandy

County: Bedfordshire

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: 40

Ringway is a market leader in the Highways Term Maintenance Industry, responsible for looking after over 50,000 kms of the UK’s highways network. We take pride in offering a dedicated, flexible approach which supports our clients, underpinned by the recruitment, development and retention of a locally based workforce. We want you to grow your career in a way that suits you, whether that is making the best of your skills in a role you enjoy, or developing new skills as you progress with our company.

The Schemes manager will be responsible for and expected to 

• To manage the day to day operations on the Highways England East Maintenance and Response Contract. To plan, control, manage and co-ordinate all operational activities in line with company policy including costs Vs value, processes and procedures.  Provide a safe and environmentally friendly operation that delivers efficient and effective service delivery and customer satisfaction.

•Personnel safety and safety of all personnel under your authority including others who may be affected by operational activities

•To direct resources of people, vehicle, plant, materials, sub-contractors and premises, to achieve the aims and objectives of the contract business plan

•Ensure that operations are carried out in a commercially astute manner ensuring best value

•Carry out investigations or report writing as required and as requested by direct line management

•Produce draft business cases to assist with safety and operational improvements

•Undertake operational site audits to ensure compliance with safety and quality standards and in line with company policies

•Front line responsibility for service delivery of winter maintenance and emergency response activities including standby duties as required.

•Ensure that site measurements/valuations are recorded and promptly processed, good commercial and financial processes are followed.

•Previous experience in a similar role

•Financial control including annual and periodic budgets and forecasting is maintained and reporting on the operational and financial aspects of the Contract at management reviews.

•Planning and programming to ensure effective service delivery

The Schemes Manager will have and be accountable for 

•Use of Kheops, Papyrus, CONFIRM, and Microsoft Office suite

•Degree/HND (or similar) level qualification in related subject

•SMSTS 5 Day Course

•Traffic Management Qualification
•Experience of managing cyclical maintenance works and revenue budgets to ensure •delivery remains on track with programme and to a high standard.

•Technical knowledge highway construction and of traffic management

•Ideally experience working on a strategic network

Awarded Investors in People Silver, a member of the 5% Club and recognised as an Investor in Diversity. Providing opportunity and growth for all our employees is the bedrock of our business, ensuring a safe, happy and productive workforce.
Read more about working for Ringway on our careers website
We have a dedicated recruitment team and politely request that agencies refrain from contacting anyone across our businesses with regards to speculative CV’s or offering to assist with our vacancies, thank you.

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