The position for Section Manager in Battersea is no longer available
SECTION MANAGER based in Battersea
G4S is the world's leading international security solutions group. From risk assessment to delivery, we work in partnership with governments, businesses and other organisations to provide integrated solutions to security challenges. Our heritage goes back over a century and, with more than 625,000 employees, we are one of the largest private employers in the world.
Salary: £30,000 + bonus depending on company performance
Reporting to the Operations Development Manager, you will be responsible for the smooth running of one or more departments to ensure that work is completed to schedule and to company standards. Responsible for maintaining the integrity of the audit trail, ensuring that all monies processed are properly balanced and accounted for at all times and that all movements are correctly recorded. Knowledge of high speed note sorting and flow-line deposit processing is desirable as you will provide a lead in this function on a daily basis.
Actively lead and promote improvement activities to generate operational and financial benefits within a 5s culture
Carry out staff performance appraisals as per Company procedure
Manage disciplinary and grievance procedures
Control and authorise holidays, hours worked and overtime, manage absence
Plan and manage a shift rota to ensure adequate direct labour
Ensure the balancing of all cash / department work at the close of shift and that correct amounts of money are received
Ensure all contractual service levels and documentation is met
Interface with internal and external customers to resolve outstanding service issues, claims, etc.
Implement and maintain appropriate KPIs and utilise these to manage the operation
Carry out staff briefings and contribute or hold nightly service meetings to measure success
Monitor individual performance targets and coach under achievers
Ensure equipment and assets utilisation are maximised
Manage a cross functional team with a diverse skill set for all operational activities
Ensure a thorough and complete handover between shifts
Ensure a full audit trail is maintained for all funds processed; investigate breaches of system audit trails and take action within authority limits
Manages security of close down/opening procedures
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge and experience of modern manufacturing processes (i.e Lean methodologies / six sigma / process mapping)
Proven people management experience in a fast paced environment
Able to take a strategic perspective when required
Proven analytical skills
Previous experience at planning and organising projects
Ability to problem solve and make decisions under pressure
High levels of enthusiasm and drive
Proven ability to focus on the customer
Previous experience working in an environment with machinery
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