|Job Ref:||204704073||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||Croydon||Address:||Post Code:||CR0||Post Date:||21/10/2016 02:19|
The Chubb brand is one of the most recognised fire and security brands in the world. From digital CCTV surveillance and intruder alarms to fire detection and suppression systems, we provide a full range of innovative products and services to customers, including most FTSE 100 companies. |
Chubb, a United Technologies Corporation business, is a truly international, talent driven company focused on performance and results. We have a big commitment to the continuing development of everyone who works for us and therefore we encourage and strongly support career progression, with opportunities for promotion within our organisation and throughout the wider UTC global group.
We are now seeking a commercially driven General Manager for our Croydon based operation. This high profile opportunity will report to the Regional Director and will entail leading the commercial and operational activities of an integrated Fire & Security Business Unit whilst growing market share and profitability across this South London, Surrey and Middlesex region.
This will require a relentless focus on sales, operational delivery and continuous improvement of business processes and people revolving around the following functional areas Security Install, Security Service, Fire Detection (Alarms Servicing & Small Works) and Fire Portables. Key responsibilities will be the delivery of financial performance, operational effectiveness, customer service, people management, working capital management, EHS and ethics & compliance.
You will possess strong people and operational management experience with at least 5 years proven track record of delivering results with P&L accountability. You will be commercially astute and ideally with a security and/or fire industry market understanding. You will at least have come from a technical service sector and have a proven track record of operating at a senior level in a large complex organisation.
As a strong, credible and charismatic leader you will be a results orientated completer who possesses excellent influencing abilities. You will also be highly numerate and IT literate, with proven analytical capabilities.
In order to meet the demands of our fast changing, corporate business, you will need to be able to adjust to high pressure, changing business conditions and uncertain business environments.
Snapshot duties would entail ensuring the service portfolio increases year on year for all core revenue streams, ensuring business unit achieves monthly, quarterly and long term revenue targets, maximising cross-selling, developing accurate plans & forecasts, taking P&L responsibility for the region, ensuring costs are tightly controlled, monitoring business unit stock levels and working effectively with central shared services, reducing disputes and minimising aged debtors, enhancing the people talent in the business, motivating and coaching teams & individuals, improving productivity through areas such as engineer efficiency, accurate estimation, net recovered margin, ensuring service levels meet contractual and regulatory standards, ensuring all staff comply with UTC's Code of Ethics and that all EH&S matters are adhered to.
In return for your talent and commitment we are able to offer excellent career prospects and a competitive remuneration package. We welcome applications from talented General Managers, Operations Managers/ Directors, Branch Managers, Managing Directors, Head of Operations, Head of Install & Service Delivery, Service Managers and Installation Managers from the Fire & Security Industry or Allied Technical Services.
Chubb is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities across the UK, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful