Job Details

Job Ref :
Job Title :
General Manager 
Job Category :
Posted :
4/12/2018 4:13:08 PM 
Company Name :
Forces Recruitment Services 
Location :
Hampshire, England 
Benefits :
Car, Benefits 
Salary :
£35k - 40k per year + Car, Benefits 
Security :
Description :

BS5219:        General Manager

Salary:            £40,000+, depending on experience plus 4x4 Car and Phone

Location:        Hampshire

Job Type:       Permanent


A company hiring out luxury portable loo trailers and designer washrooms is now looking for a General Manager with a specialty in logistics and plumbing. The General Manager will be working for a company that has one of the largest fleets in the industry and provides toilet solutions for some very large and prestigious events, as well as smaller private parties and weddings. The candidate will be mostly office based, but will occasionally go on site during the summer months to meet clients and help set up events. The candidate will be working alongside the foreman and members of the driving and office staff to ensure everything runs smoothly.  The General Manager will also be driving from time to time for the first year, so will need to be able to drive trailers


This role would suit ex-military candidates and applications from ex-service personnel are strongly encouraged.


Key Responsibilities

  • Trailer Delivery schedule planning

  • Trailer Cleaning schedule planning

  • Large event logistics planning

  • Ordering Supplies

  • Maintaining client relationships

  • Pricing new quotes for customers

  • Staff recruitment and HR management

  • Health and Safety management

  • Sales and Marketing

  • Stock Takes

Key Qualifications and Experience

  • People Management skills
  • Project Management skills
  • Customer facing skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and email

  • Licence to tow a trailer

  • Good team player with leadership skills

  • Lives near Winchester/Basingstoke.

  • Very reliable and diligent


Desirable but not essential

  • Any experience in event management.
  • Health and safety knowledge, first aid certification

  • Experience in managing a business

  • Fully qualified plumber

  • HGV licence

  • Experience in manufacturing project management

  • Experience in other aspects of manufacture including electrics and carpentry.



  • Salary negotiable

  • 4x4 car and petrol card provided for summer months.

  • 25 days paid holiday


Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.  Please state your salary expectations.

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