Operations and Project Manager

Operations and Project Manager

Job Title: Operations and Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £35,000
REF: 897354
Contact Name: Sophie Rice
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to work within an interesting, established and rapidly growing establishment based in Market Harborough. Our client is looking for a professional, enthusiastic, commercially driven and focused individual to take on a new role as Operations and Project Manager. The role will give operational support to the Chief Executive in the delivery of business strategy, team management and the delivery of projects and events on a day-to-day basis.

The successful candidate will have experience in project management and presenting to board level. You will be able to work within a fast moving and changing environment on multiple projects. Some travel will be required in this role.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Provision of operational support to the Chief Executive
  • Delivery of management information
  • Oversight, management and reporting of budgets
  • Supervision of team projects and events in line with the associations objectives and KPIs
  • Delivery of own key projects
  • Day to day management of the organisation
  • Development of improvements to efficiencies in the organisation's costs
  • Proposal of new business strategies to assist in the growth of the business
  • Any other reasonable request from the Chief Executive and Operations Board

Skills and experience required:

  • Proven business management skills ideally within a SME environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage own workload effectively
  • Solid understanding of budget management
  • Experience of delivering first class management reports
  • Ability to deliver and manage multiple projects and effectively
  • Competent with MS Office packages and systems in general
  • Strong attention to detail

Salary and benefits:

  • £35,000
  • Free parking
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holiday - increasing every year up to a maximum of 29 days holiday
  • Private healthcare

Working hours:

  • Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm