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Business Improvement Manager

  • Edinburgh
  • £30000 - £36000 per annum
  • Permanent

Our client, a renowned environmental conulstancy is seeking a Business Improvemnet Manager to join their team on a 12 month fixed term contract

Edinburgh, Inverness or Mold (Wales)

Hybrid working

12 month contract

Are you searching for a career that allows you to contribute to the delivery of the next generation of sustainable infrastructure in the low-carbon economy? As a result of ongoing growth, our client is seeking a dedicated and motivated Business Improvement Manager on an initial 12-month contract. This role will support growth and to drive change across the company by developing, managing and supporting a portfolio of cross-functional strategic projects that drive the business strategy forward.

At the heart of our clients culture is our commitment to growing and developing our people by offering an inspiring and supportive place to work. Our purpose is simple - "to enable sustainable development that realises our clients' vision, protects the environment, and enhances the world we live in."

About this Job:

Based in Edinburgh and reporting to the Operations Director, the successful candidate will have a role in day to day operations across our offices in Inverness, Edinburgh, and Mold (North Wales), as well as a key part in our strategic projects.

You will be responsible for:

  • Driving delivery of a portfolio of business improvement projects.

  • Develop and contribute to comprehensive project plans, including timelines, resource allocation, and risk management strategies.

  • Successful delivery of business improvement projects to time, budget, scope that can realise expected benefits.

  • Managing the development and delivery of the processes to ensure that we are delivering our customer contracts in an effective and profitable way and have adequate and appropriate quality resources to meet our order book.

  • Manage the company's accreditation schemes including ISO 9001 to ensure that we continually stay ahead of the market baseline and deliver competitive advantage.

  • Support the Operations Director in all aspects of Health and Safety across the business, including assisting in setting policy and procedures and monitoring activities to ensure the highest standards of health and safety are practised across the company.

  • Take the lead for all IT related matters, working with the consulting team to identify the essential needs of Atmos and working with the Operations Director to implement contracts to deliver this.

  • Interface directly with cross functional and group staff (Business development, Marketing, IT, Finance) to optimise the internal operational infrastructure.

The Person

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Educated to degree level in a Business related subject, or demonstrable experience working in a similar environment.

  • Recent experience of working in a similar role within an SME or consultancy.

  • Working knowledge of ISO 9001:2015.

  • A proven track record in operations.

  • Proven track record of delivering efficient business processes within a consulting environment.

  • Experience of managing internal projects, to time and budget.

  • Experience of change management or business improvement.

  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office.

  • Ability to work to tight schedules and manage multiple priorities.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.

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