Regional Director (North)

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  • Vacancy Title
  • Regional Director (North)
  • Company
  • Andrews Sykes
  • Location
  • North of England and the Midlands
  • Closing Date
  • 01/03/2021
  • Job Description
  • Being in business for more than 160 years doesn’t just occur by accident. A tangible commitment to customers, upgrading our hire fleet and around-the-clock service ensure we go from strength to strength, year-on-year.

    Do you empower people to drive a business forward and help deliver the levels of success that you desire? Are you keen to share your vision and knowledge in a productive manner that encourages your staff to go the extra mile for you? Can you lead from the front?

    Due to expansion and growth as a business, we are looking for a Regional Director to join us taking responsibility for our operations in the North of England to include the North of England and the Midlands.

    Purpose & Role Responsibilities:

    • To lead the development and ensure the implementation of a strategy to deliver long- term profitable growth for Andrews Sykes Hire Ltd (ASH) within the region.
    • To provide strong leadership and direction for management and depot teams, developing a work culture which delivers optimum customer service standards, meets profit and revenue targets and engages, develops and retains employees.
    • Responsible for the strategic deployment of all assets through managers within the region including premises, people, vehicles, stock and hire fleet assets.
    • Overall responsibility for the budget and P&L performance of each depot in the region, managed via the Depot Managers.   

    Key Competencies, Skills, Experience and Knowledge:

    • Strong leadership skills, able to lead by example and role model appropriate behaviours.
    • Highly motivated likes to work to demanding goals and targets themselves and to motivate others to high levels of achievement.
    • Highly competent at involving others, with the ability to coach and develop individuals.
    • Entrepreneurial, pragmatic, tough and resilient with the ability to use initiative.
    • Able to act as an agent of change and to encourage and implement change and best practice. 

    Essential:

    • An experienced Director with a proven track record of implementing strategy to create sustainable sales and profit growth within relevant market sectors.
    • Prior experience of multi-site operations management at regional or national level.
    • Strong focus on Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental issues.
    • Experience of leading key business initiatives.
    • Excellent leadership and people management skills.
    • Commercial, financial and project management skills.
    • Strong presentation and communication skills.
    • Highly influential, with strong negotiation skills.
    • Personally, well organised, a good planner with structured problem-solving and decision-making ability. 

    Desirable:

    • Knowledge of pumping, heating, and climate control equipment.
    • Knowledge of relevant markets and competitors.
    • Experience within the Rental Sector.

    If you have the key skills and background required for this role then apply today.

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