Team Manager – Junior Project Manager – Project Manager – Team Leader (12 Month Fixed Term)

Job Ref: DJJM1201
Job Title: Team Manager – Junior Project Manager – Project Manager – Team Leader (12 Month Fixed Term)
Location: Birmingham – Midlands
Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 plus bens
Job Type: Temporary

An opportunity for a Junior Project Manager or a Team Manager level individual looking to develop their career, the role is to work within a wider project team for a multi-channel, digitally aligned Customer, change and transformation project managing a number of different strands within a change and transformation project.

The Junior Project Manager will be able to bring passion, rigor and the ability to learn and develop their key skills within a scaling change and transformation project. Working within a regulated environment, but aiming to deliver a more individual, personalised service, which continues to set this brand apart from the competition.

As the Junior Project Manager within the customer service department, you will work with the Senior Project Managers as well as heads of department and other project specialists to identify and develop, a large-scale change and transformation project, driving the project whilst making sure that the project is running efficiently, on time and within budget.

You will take ownership and responsibility for certain criteria essential to the running of a change and transformation project, developing skills and taking on coaching from within the existing team to deliver a positive, engaging and efficient programme. Building for the future you and your team will be continuously enhancing your skills, experience and performance levels.

The ability to prioritise and set daily tasks, meet deadlines and manage a project against budget is essential, you will be heavily involved with stakeholders so stakeholder management and the ability to communicate with all streams within the business is a must.

Responsibilities:
• To act as an authority in the particular topic or area.
• Be responsible for sharing knowledge and information and communicating it clearly and concisely to relevant stakeholders in order to contribute to the programme’s overall objectives / deliverables.
• Highlight relevant information to stake holders in order to influence decision making within the programme team.
• Ensure any issues identified regarding process and policy is escalated to the relevant people.
• Take responsibility for deliverables by ensuring they are technically sound by utilising your expert knowledge.

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need a proven track record in a customer operation within a contact centre environment at a Team Manager level. A passion to learn and develop Project Management skills, having experience of managing to deadline and budget to develop an improved customer service offering. Experience within a regulated environment will be a distinct advantage, however the ability to think differently, challenge the status quo and encouraging those around you to do the same will be key to this exciting role.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

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Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organizations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Service, Planning, Data, Programmes, Change Transformation, Digital and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Customer Service Project Manager – Senior Project Manager – Project Manager – Customer Project Manager (18 Month Fixed Term)

Job Ref: DJJM1195
Job Title: Customer Service Project Manager – Senior Project Manager – Project Manager – Customer Project Manager (18 Month Fixed Term)
Location: Birmingham – Midlands
Salary: £40,000 – £60,000 plus bens
Job Type: Contract

An opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to take responsibility for a multi-channel, digitally aligned Customer, change and transformation project managing a number of different strands within a wider change and transformation project.

The Senior Project Manager will be able to bring passion, rigor and the ability to develop a scaling change and transformation project. Working within a regulated environment, but aiming to deliver a more individual, personalised service, which continues to set this brand apart from the competition.

As the Senior Project Manager within the customer service department, you will work with the heads of department and other project specialists to identify and develop, a large-scale change and transformation project, driving the project whilst making sure that the project is running efficiently, on time and within budget.

You will take full ownership and responsibility for the overall running of the change and transformation project, coaching and developing skills within the existing team to deliver a positive, engaging and efficient programme. Building for the future you and your team will be continuously enhancing your skills, experience and performance levels.

The ability to prioritise and set daily tasks, meet deadlines and manage a project against budget is essential, you will be heavily involved with stakeholders so stakeholder management and the ability to communicate with all streams within the business is a must.

Responsibilities:

• Manage cross-functional change and transformation project
• Hands on management with active participation to help accelerate projects
• Establish and define project plans
• Identify all technical and project issues then develop procedures to track performance against objectives to make corrections where necessary.

Required attributes:

• Excellent relationship building skills and credible in front of stakeholders at all levels
• Effectively and clearly communicate at all levels in any given scenario
• Understanding of contact centre technologies and processes
• Experience of analysing large scale data
• Prince2 qualified

If you are interested in applying for this position, you will need a proven track record as a Project Manager, having experience of managing to deadline and budget to develop an improved customer service offering. Experience within a regulated environment will be a distinct advantage, however the ability to think differently, challenge the status quo and encouraging those around you to do the same will be key to this exciting role.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organizations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Service, Planning, Data, Programmes, Change Transformation, Digital and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.
All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Contact Centre Manager (6 Month Contract)

Job Ref: DJJM1192
Job Title: Contact Centre Manager (6 Month Contract)
Job Location: London
Salary: Up to £55,000+ bens
Job Type: Contract – 6 months

Reporting to the Head of B2B, this role is within a highly regarded organisation operating within an evolving and competitive market sector. The post-holder will play a pivotal role in the service delivery across the business.

Some of the responsibilities will include:
• To ensure a first-class customer experience in all interactions
• Performance management of team members, including driving a coaching culture and planning training programmes
• Driving engagement and loyalty of employees, through development of reward schemes and recognition
• To consistently review people and process to deliver operational efficiencies and customer excellence
• Develop and maintain effective working relationships will all internal / external stakeholders

The ideal candidate will have a passion for coaching and developing staff, have a very hands on attitude, understand customer needs and be able to evidence first-hand experience of developing & delivering customer engagement programmes. Individuals with excellent communication skills, who can cite significant experience of managing people, change and making commercial decisions, in conjunction with multiple stakeholder groups, may have an advantage.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Customer Service, Resource Planning, Data, Analytics, Programmes, Change, Transformation, Digital, Contact Centre and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Asset Manager

Ref: DJRL1037
Role: Asset Manager
Type: FTC until April 2020
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire, East Midlands
Salary: Up to £47,500 + Benefits

Our client is looking to recruit a dynamic and innovative corporate Asset Manager to lead and advise as part of a new team delivering major multi £million development projects and enterprise support in Northampton.

The Asset Manager will provide a high quality and comprehensive strategic and operational commercial Asset Management service to the public body. The role will include all aspects of property valuation, property management, leasing, property review and appraisal, whether related to operational, investment or surplus property holdings.

As Asset Manager you will manage a diverse range of commercial investment property to maximise rental income and investment value. You will provide strategic support in terms of formulation and implementation of policy, working with other strategic partners as necessary. For example: HCA, DCLG, NCC, LEP’s and so on.

You will be required to drive delivery of the commercial assets work in order to maximise the benefits to the public body. You will need to lead on the valuation of the property for a wide range of purposes including: insurance, fixed asset register, feasibility studies, options appraisal, acquisition and disposal, RTB and letting purposes. You will need to undertake property reviews and evaluation work to be able to identify scope for alternatives uses of property, enhanced asset values, disposal or transfer options. You will also coordinate the disposal of surplus property to maximise the generation of capital receipts.

Part of your role will be to manage the building maintenance function to ensure adherence to statutory and regulatory frameworks.

The successful candidate will:
• Have at least 5 years relevant broad estate management experience post entry into professional membership of RICS.
• Have experience of managing a multi-disciplinary team, including professionally qualified staff.
• Have strong knowledge and experience of property valuation for wide range of purposes, strong understanding of statue and regulations related to the ownership of land and property and ability to accurately interpret complex legal documents.
• Have experience or knowledge of working within a local authority estate management role.
• Have experience of contract negotiation and management.
• Have strong problem solving and analytical skills.
• Have IT skills including knowledge of the GVAS system.

In return, our client will provide you with an excellent benefits package with a fantastic pension, 30 days holiday plus bank holidays and flexible working.

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Customer Service, Resource Planning, Data, Analytics, Programmes, Change, Transformation, Digital, Contact Centre and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.

Resource Planning Manager

Job Ref: DJPF1222
Job Title: Resource Planning Manager
Location: East Midlands, Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £45,000
Employment Type: 12 Month FTC

This is a 12 month FTC for an experienced Resource Planning Manager to manage a team of Analysts to deliver end to end Resource Planning within a multi-channel Contact Centre operation.

Some of the Responsibilities include:
• Leading the team to ensure resources are effectively deployed across all business areas through the delivery of the planning cycle for telephony, back office and retail activities within a multi-skilled & multi-site operation
• Anticipating business needs and requirements through monitoring and analysis of trends and data, in order to provide mitigation options to the Operation
• Driving continuous improvement in all processes and systems used within Scheduling & Forecasting.

If you are interested to apply:
• Ability to translate & implement plans
• Be able to work with all teams across the group to promote the benefits of effective planning and display the appropriate leadership qualities while doing so
• Extensive knowledge of Workforce Management systems and working knowledge of telephony applications
• Ability to analyse complex situations and data and take rapid remedial action
• Extensive knowledge of Verint Workforce Management systems and working knowledge of Avaya telephony applications

To apply for this position please forward a copy of your CV to: mail@douglas-jackson.com or visit us at: http://www.douglas-jackson.com. We will acknowledge receipt of your CV and if we are able to progress your application then a consultant will be back in touch with you to discuss your application and interest in more detail.

Follow us on Twitter @callcentrejobs1

Douglas Jackson are a specialist recruitment consultancy and executive search company, working to hire exceptional talent for Executive, Managerial and skilled practitioner level appointments. Working in partnership with customer focused organisations, we offer a professional, trusted and quality service, to identify, attract and hire talented professionals within Operations, Strategy, Customer Experience, Intelligence, Customer Insight, Sales, Customer Service, Resource Planning, Data, Analytics, Programmes, Change, Transformation, Digital, Contact Centre and Customer Contact.

Douglas Jackson are working as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK and or territory/location specified. We will not be able to enter into any discussions or offer any assistance regarding sponsorship.