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    Business Support

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  • Salary:

    £17.00 - £20.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Greg Martin

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  • Duration:

    3 months

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  • Consultant:

    Greg Martin

Operations Manager
Edinburgh based | office based role
Temp role for minimum 3 months | strong potential for the role to be extended
Up to £20.00 per hour depending on experience

Search Consultancy are currently working exclusively with an Edinburgh based client in the Education sector to recruit an experienced Operations Manager on a Full-Time temporary basis.

The purpose of this role will be to oversee the operations of one of the key teams within the business, ensuring processes are followed correctly and providing coaching & guidance to the team when required.

Duties involved in this role will include:
* Operations management of the department, ensuring processes are followed correctly and SLA's are achieved
* Analysis of current processes, suggesting improvements where appropriate to streamline department operations
* Oversight of all work done on the company's internal systems
* Management of submitted examinations & paperwork, ensuring all information is keyed in accurately
* Providing coaching & guidance to the team
* Budget & spend management for the department
* Attendance at Senior Management meetings
* Overseeing the implementation of new systems in conjunction with IT & support teams
* Various other Operations & Management duties as required

In order to be considered for this role your skills and experience should include:
* Previous, recent and relevant experience in an Operations, Administration or Office Management role carrying out the above duties - this experience is essential
* Previous line management experience, providing support & guidance to team members
* Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise a very busy workload effectively, ensuring all tasks are completed on time
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

If this is the role for you, apply now!

Please note that only applicants who have the required skills and experience detailed above will be considered for this role.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age