GBR Recruitment Ltd are working in partnership with well established progressive Plumbing & Electrical Services business, recruiting for an experienced Director to lead the business strategy, working processes & operational day to day installation services across domestic, industrial, commercial & new build industry sectors carrying out major projects & smaller works.
You will be a senior building services professional, boasting high level experience within electrical, plumbing, gas & new build works, who can strategically & operationally drive the business forward via implementing changes, restructuring the current set up, developing the current workforce (L&D, efficiencies etc.), utilising your strong commercial acumen & adopting a calm but firm approach to management / leadership.
Department/Section: Plumbing & Electrical Installations
Main purposes of the role:
Responsible for managing and leading the plumbing and electrical installations & services business, driving efficiencies, streamlining processes & developing the services team
Ensuring the business is run in line with the legal compliance obligations for both Gas & Electrical Installations, with work carried out to the highest possible standard
Competencies & Experience Required:
Experience of managing small but complex businesses
Strong customer service skills and ability to collaboratively work with all functions, Installations, Sales, HR, Health and Safety, Commercial and Finance
Experience of managing a combined services business undertaking electrical, plumbing, heating & gas services or similar (can be bias in Electrical or bias in Plumbing, but with a knowledge of both) with the understanding of legislative / compliance requirements
Ability to manage, lead and direct short-term through to long-term tasks and strategies
Strong communication skills at all levels
Previous Senior Manager, Head of Department or Directorship experience preferable
Ability to manage and lead teams through change, re-aligning & improving working processes
Strong financial acumen
Experience of house building industry is a distinct advantage