Assistant Sector Manager

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
North of England
Dates that interviews will take place
Week commencing 26th August 2019
Up to £36,338 plus car allowance, bonus, pension
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Assistant Sector Manager?

We are looking for an Assistant Sector Manager to join our team in the North region. Reporting to the Sector Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the quality of commodities into our facilities, driving innovation and profitable growth and creating and developing a culture of  ‘innovation & intrepreneurship’.

About the role

What will I be doing?

  • You will work closely with the other members of the team and contribute to developing the end markets and value chain management of the respective sectors.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Value chain co-ordination to drive efficiencies at each step of the value chain and deliver profitable growth. 
  • You will identify opportunities for new market/products and lead on the end market development. 

What are the requirements?

  • You must be able to demonstrate understanding of commodities, trading, manufacturing and production models with a financial understanding of product lifecyles.
  • You must have the ability to translate the commercial agreement with the consumer into a contractual form and take to sign off and conclusion plus be able to demonstrate innovation and the judgement required to take calculated risks.
  • Experience of working with value chain management and the ability to engage with internal and external stakeholders is essential; a track record of marketing is desirable but not essential.
  • You will require good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of applications.
  • Full UK driving licence.

This role will involve extensive travel, nationally.

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

To find out more or apply, please submit your application via our website.

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