Business Support Manager

Business Support Manager

  • Permanent
  • South East
    Location: South East
    Sector: MOD
    Job type: Permanent
    Salary: £50049.00 - £52500.00 per annum + car package, health, pension GBP / Year
    Contact: Kirsty Lockyear 
    Contact email: [email protected]
    Contact phone: 01489888472
    Job ref: BBBH22718_1715265315
    Expiry Date: 2024-May-23
    Startdate: ASAP

    Business Support Manager
    South East Region -base is Longmore Camp, Liss
    £50-52,500k + generous car allowance, pension and more

    The Company
    Our client has worked in partnership with the Ministry of Defence for nearly two decades, providing the support services that enable our Armed Forces to live, work and train on the UK Defence Training Estate.
    Their primary responsibility is to provide the support services that enable the Armed Forces to better deploy on frontline operations and return home safely.
    They have a team of around 1,300 skilled and experienced employees working across the length and breadth of the UK, in a wide variety of roles. These include estate managers, project managers, operatives, military training area and range specialists, IT specialists, administrators, foresters, nature conservationists, targetry technicians and maintenance technicians to name but a few.

    The role
    An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Business Support Manager to join our professional management team in the South East region. We are looking for an ambitious individual to be part of a dynamic team, focused on improving delivery of regional services, business opportunities and customer experience.

    • Support the regional teams with all aspects of business management, including customer service and H&S
    • Be first point of contact for customer escalations
    • Manage the team of 15 support staff
    • Proactively plan and co-ordinate the booking and site service teams across all sites within the South East region
    • Manage Auditing and investigations
    • Work in collaboration with the team and our client

    Could this be for you
    The perfect candidate will have a proven record in a Business Support role, including experience managing others, ideally within a maintenance or facilities management environment.
    Highly organised and able to work autonomously
    Motivated with a passion to succeed.
    Able to identify opportunities for advancing the organisation’s mission while maintaining an awareness of the business areas and associated risk

    Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications
    * Business Support experience within a Planned maintenance environment
    * Excel & Microsoft packages
    * Experience of working accurately to deadlines in a pressurised environment

    Why apply?
    Newly awarded, government funded contract
    Ongoing development opportunities -including NEBOSH qualification
    Generous package and benefits
    Some hybrid working is available

    Your Consultant

    Kirsty Lockyear

    Principal Resourcing Consultant

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