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Operations Manager – Demolition

  • £90,000 - £110,000 + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • London

About the opportunity:

My client is recruiting permanently for an experienced Operations Manager who will be responsible for supporting the Operations Director and Managing Director in leading and managing complex inner city centre demolition projects with values up to £30M within time, budget and with health and safety at the forefront.

As an Operations Manager you will be responsible for the complete life cycle production of several projects, from pre-construction phase through to completion, meaning overall accountability for project team management and delegation; programme delivery; client and contractor relationship; financial control and resource planning.

About the company:

Our privately owned client is a leading name within the demolition industry that prides themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver projects within budget and to programme, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality. They are a professional, technically minded and modern outfit who have proven success of operating primarily as principle contractor on their projects throughout the City. Much of their work is secured due to repeat business and package values generally range from £7M up to £30M. As a multifaceted contractor, their core areas of expertise include dismantling, temporary works, façade retention, structural alterations and substructure packages and current turnover stands in excess of £55M.

Our client recruits only the best professionals, who are motivated, dedicated and can work with a professional outlook. Having worked closely with this client for over 7 years, I would highly recommend them due to the fact they offer an excellent working environment where they encourage their employees to develop throughout their career.

With a high staff retention rate, strong, structured teams and a great reputation within the market, this specialist contractor rarely recruits and therefore this opportunity has arisen purely due to company expansion and a healthy pipeline of work.

About the rewards / benefits:

This company makes personal development, career progression and long-term stability a priority. Suitable professionals will be working for a company who encourage internal promotion and want to see their employee’s progress up the career ladder. You will also be part of a fun and energetic working environment.

This opportunity offers a salary between £90,000 – £110,000 per annum although there may flexibility on this due to individual backgrounds. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered which will include private health care, pension, car allowance and travel expenses will be covered.

About the requirements:

In order to the considered for this senior opportunity, it is vital you have proven experience of working within the demolition sector, whilst employed by a subcontractor / principal contractor in the South East. Professional experience must demonstrate success in managing complex inner city centre projects with minimum values of £7M and you must be able to demonstrate a stable career history, holding each previous appointment for a minimum of 3 years.

Ideally, you will degree qualified in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar and whilst it is preferable to have worked at Operations Management level previously, my client is open to considering a proven Senior Project Manager who is keen to step up this this level in the not to distant future.

If you’re interested in finding out more, please apply to or call 01923 750 095 / 07876 864 945 to discuss this senior opportunity further on a confidential basis