Assistant Manager

  • Location
    Washington, Tyne And Wear
  • Category
    Manufacturing - Other Manager
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • OrganizationType
    Office

Office Angels are currently recruiting for an Assistant Manager, to join our client who are based in Washington, on a permanent contact basis.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very successful company, who are a leading provider in their field and who continue to provide exceptional service to their valued customers.


We are seeking an individual who has experience of working in a similar role. We are keen to talk to you if you have an abundance of energy and personality, with the ability to set exceptional standards and ensure that the customer is central to every decision you make, whilst empowering a small team.



  • Location: Washington

  • Hours: Full-time Monday - Friday, 8:30AM - 5:30PM, willing to be flexible in respect to hours worked.

  • Salary: £25K - £30K, depending on experience

  • Permanent contract to start ASAP


The Role


The role of Assistant Manager, reports to the Depot Manager in all aspects of this thriving small business from day to day operations.


Principal accountabilities of the role include:



  • Support the Depot Manager with the day to day running of the operations including business development

  • Provide clear direction to those working within the company regarding their responsibilities and targets

  • Assist management and implementation of health and safety procedures

  • Work closely with customer and employees to ensure that that all aspects of health and safety are followed and adhered too

  • Motivate, support and manage directly employed staff, providing training, coaching, and support as required to improve performance, from sales through to administration

  • Support the Depot Manager to deliver all aspects of business requirements in accordance with relevant industry standards

  • Assist the Depot Manager with increasing productivity, sales and business development

  • Ensure that adequate records are maintained


Experience, Qualifications and Skills



  • Experience of working as an Assistant Manager

  • Experience of effectively managing teams

  • Up to date knowledge of health and safety legislation

  • Effective communication and listening skills

  • Good administration skills

  • Works effectively to deadlines and competently works on multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Ability to work on own as well as part of a team

  • Proficient IT skills along with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)

  • Committed to diversity and inclusion



In return we can offer you:



  • Competitive salary

  • 20 days holiday, plus bank holidays

  • Contributory pension scheme


If your skills and experience match this position, please send your application today!


You will be required to register with Office Angels via video in order to be considered for this recruit, with the view to the successful candidate starting ASAP with our client thereafter, a notice period will be considered.


Due to the high volume of applicants, we are unable to provide individual feedback. If you are not contacted directly, please assume you have been unsuccessful.

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Lori Holtham