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Area Cleaning Manager

Job Title: Area Cleaning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Somerset
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SDX/TP/387156/48695
Job Published: August 07, 2019 10:38

Job Description

Area Cleaning Manager
Job Introduction
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Area Cleaning Manager to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

Role Responsibility
Direct the work of the Cleaning Supervisors ensuring all areas are cleaned to the required standard
Support the Support Area Cleaning Manager
Recruit, induct and develop Cleaning Supervisors. This will include conducting annual performance and development reviews; conducting weekly team briefs and fortnightly 1:1 meetings as well as performance management
Monitor the cleaning budget and identify efficiency savings
Take responsibility for commercial contract compliance through conducting monthly audits and providing monthly updates to the General Manager and client on performance
Establish a strong working relationship with the client to raise Sodexo’s profile and develop new business opportunities
Enforce relevant statutory and company health and safety compliance on site, including maintenance of cleaning equipment, in order to develop a safety conscious culture
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate for this role will have:

Essential

Previous experience of managing and leading a team
Ability to solve problems and implement appropriate
Previous experience of working in standards driven/compliance environment
Strong knowledge of health and safety and COSHH regulations
Ability to prioritise and deploy resources effectively
Previous experience of conducting audits and undertaking risk assessments
Previous cleaning experience
Client relationship experience
Desirable

Awareness of quality management systems e.g. ISO
IOSH / NEBOSH qualification
British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICS) qualified
Knowledge of external cleaning developments and innovations
Package Description
Competitive salary of £28,000 plus benefits including pension, option to 'buy' additional flexible benefits such as holidays, healthcare and also included is a company car

We also offer Sodexo Discounts site promoting discounted mobile phone tariffs, savings across restaurant chains and days out, where you and your family can save money on everything from your weekly food shop to the latest cinema blockbuster

About the Company
Sodexo and our clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young persons and vulnerable adults. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and/ or Disclosure Scotland (Scotland).

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors.

With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.