• Posted on Nov 09, 2018
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Job Title: Operations Manager

Reference: AJ0673

Company: TCL Group

Based in: Chapel Brampton, Northampton

Contact name: James Wallett

Contact email: [email protected]


Salary: £35k to £38k plus company car or car allowance
25 days plus bank holidays
Chapel Brampton, Northampton

TCL Group is one of the fastest growing landscape services, estate management and play services providers in the UK.

We are currently recruiting for an Operations Manager within our Play department based in Chapel Brampton, Northampton, for the operational delivery of TCL’s play and safer surface projects. The successful candidate will have responsibility for delivery and operational resources for allocated play projects. There will also be responsibility for developing TCL’s Play services to new and existing clients, ensuring both financial integrity and high-quality delivery of the service.

The role will also require the candidate to manage the financial, operational and quality aspects of play projects and safer surface installations across the UK, ensuring all work undertaken is aligned to the TCL health, safety & quality standards.

Role Requirements

Operational: The OM will have operational responsibility for allocated play and safer surfacing teams as well as responsibility for project management and resource planning for their allocated projects, ensuring projects are delivered on time and in budget.

Financial Management: The OM will have responsibility for ensuring financial integrity, for their allocated projects, ensuring costs incurred are in line with price expectations.

Project Management Processes: The OM will have responsibility for ensuring agreed project management processes are consistently employed across the business.

Technical: The OM will have a strong technical understanding of the Play sector.

Team Management: The OM will have responsibility for their team members, working within Play and across the UK ensuring all operational, HR, compliance and Health & Safety processes are consistently applied across their teams and projects.

Service Development: The OM will develop the play service to new and existing clients. This will involve the securing of contracts to meet agreed sales and revenue targets, with the successful implementation. Excellent customer service is a must.

Personal Specification

  • Professional/ graduate level manager, with strong operational background in the play sector.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Reliable and committed, able and willing to go the extra mile.
  • Effective team leadership skills, with demonstratable operational management experience.
  • Good level of financial literacy, with experience of project management, resourcing and budgets.
  • Good understanding of practical, technical, financial and qualitative requirements to ensure efficient and profitable implementation of projects.
  • Strong numeric skills with a good working understanding of the Microsoft package (Excel in particular).

If you would like more information on the role please contact James Wallett on 07921 640820 or alternatively please send your cv to [email protected]