Operational Manager

Ref No. EMP399225
Salary £50,000 - £55,000/annum
Location Horsham, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

Southern Water is recuriting for 2 operational managers with a proven track record working within utilities, ideally from a water netowkrs background.

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Important

Water networks experience

The Job

The successful candidate will have strong performance management skills and from a water networks background, with experience in water districution and leakage.

Each position would have 3 direct reports and be accountable for a budget in the region of £5-8million. Strong leadership skills and ability to work autonomously essential.


There are 2 positions being recruited for, we are currently seeking candidates to be based in Horsham, Sussex and Otterbourne, Hampshire. Please note that you must be local to these areas to be considered.

As an Operations Manager you will be responsible for delivering operational excellence across your geographical area to ensure that all public health and strategic targets are met. As a senior leader, you will be expected to show leadership in creating and leading business change and work collaboratively across the whole of Southern Water.

The primary purpose is to ensure exceptional delivery of water storage and distribution, customer compliance, service and value targets. You will have responsibility for capex and opex financial plans. You will work collaboratively with internal and external stake holders, including service partners.

To be successful, you will ideally come from a water networks background or have strong experience within a Utility, Maintenance or Operations environment. You will have strong Managerial knowledge, leading a team of direct repots, with excellent financial acumen and understanding of financial management and looking after large budgets for your area. Knowledge of routine and complex water operations would be advantageous. Day to day problem solving, using incomplete data sets with the ability to provide effective conclusions. You will have a strong work ethic and resilience to succeed within a pressurised environment.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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