Skip to content

Contract Manager

This job is no longer available

Michael Page Logistics
30 March 2012
06 April 2012
Kim Lewis
Specialist Area
Contract Type
£35000 per annum

Further information

Principle Accountabilities/Tasks
General Management
Man Management and customer relationship focused
Regular management information and accurate reporting.
Communication with all departments internally
Query investigation and resolution.
Close analysis, promotion and identification of areas for improvement within my clients quality management system.

Team briefing and staff communication
Implementation and strict adherence to company procedures.
Planning, booking and routing orders. . Liaising closely all departments.
.Monitoring performance levels through KPI's

Budget Responsibility
Specific variance analysis of both costs and revenues
Budgetary responsibility for the contract.
Implementation of profit enhancing initiatives.
Managing financial data flows to strict deadlines to ensure accurate production of monthly management accounts I.e. accruals, prepayments, cross charges.
New Business Development
Liaise with other sites within the business to maximise opportunities and provide support for other business units as required.
People Management
Maintain and build excellent employee relations, through leadership and motivation of the team.
Ensure headcount is effectively managed and planned for in peaks / shutdowns or down turns.
To participate in and support the process of Company Disciplinary / Appeal hearings.
Customer Service
Regular visits
Quality communication at all levels


Who we're looking for
- Strong Man management skills
- Good customer liaison skills
- Attention to detail
- Experience of budget responsibility and cost control
- Good knowledge of transport operations
- Good communication skills
- Enthusiasm, ability to work on own initiative.
- Computer Literate.
- Flexibility with regard to working times

A leading FMCG Distributor


Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents.

Please quote Michael Page reference when applying Job ref:MPYC13229539

Michael Page International is a world leading recruitment consultancy.

Michael Page Logistics

Michael Page Procurement and Supply Chain is a specialist division dedicated to the recruitment of supply chain professionals across all industries.