Recycling Team Manager

Waste Recruit
South Wales
19 Apr 2018
19 May 2018
Public Sector
Full Time
Contract Type
We are working with a City Council in South Wales to source a Recycling Team Manager. This is an exciting time to join their newly formed Waste and Cleansing Services team as one of 4 team managers. About the role: As the Recycling Manager, you will lead on managing and developing all the recycling activities and services, including the Council’s Household Waste Recycling Centres, and oversee all recycling related contracts, working closely with the Procurement team and a range of contractors, partners and suppliers. You will also contribute to the implementation of the Council’s waste and recycling strategy, and other key initiatives such as reviewing the waste services and processes on an ongoing basis and making recommendations for improvement or development. You will report directly to the Waste and Cleansing Service Manager and work closely with and provide support as needed to other managers across the Streetscene and City Services team, as part of the service area Wider Management Team. About the person: Enthusiastic and confident, you will have a relevant technical qualification or equivalent experience and have the ability to lead and motivate a diverse workforce. You will have experience managing waste services and high value contracts and proven success of leading service delivery improvements. You will be open-minded and business focused, with an organised and analytical approach to your work. You will also be self-motivated and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and appreciate the importance of customer care. You will have strong financial management skills and a creative approach to problem solving with excellent IT and data analysis/management skills. Ref: J8174