Contract Manager

Date 24/05/21

Location Colnbrook, near Slough

Keen to progress your contract management career and have three years’ experience behind you, ideally in the waste industry? As a Contract Manager at Grundon, you will be part of a dedicated team and can expect a rewarding, interesting and varied role managing a portfolio of commercial, NHS and subcontract/broker customers. You will be based at our Colnbrook office, near Slough, on a permanent full-time contract and earn a competitive salary and good benefits, including:

- Company car (you’ll need to live or be willing to relocate to within 40 miles of Colnbrook)
- Pension scheme – you contribute 5% of pay (true cost is less due to Income Tax and NI relief) and Grundon matches this 
- Life assurance cover as a member of our pension scheme (twice your annual salary from day one)
- Option to buy additional holiday and join cycle to work scheme (after a qualifying period) 
- Perks at Work reward and discount scheme
- Discounted gym membership (at participating gyms)

What you'll be doing as Contract Manager
-  Managing a range of contracts across an exciting variety of sectors, including leisure and hospitality, retail, transport and education, growing the accounts and building solid relationships with your customers.
- You will be the main point of contact for escalations, financial queries and general management relating to each contract.
- Carrying out regular reviews of each contract, covering price, type of service, value and profitability.
- Assisting customers with their recycling goals and updating them on new technology, innovations and legislation.
- Organising and carrying out regular presentations, waste awareness seminars and facility tours.

What we’re looking for in our Contract Manager
-    At least three years’ contract management experience, ideally in the waste industry 
-    Minimum A-level (or equivalent) education
-    Full UK driving licence 
-    Fluency in spoken and written English, including report-writing
-    You pride yourself on your customer care 
-    Competent computer skills, including databases

Working hours: 35 per week: 9am-5pm, Mon-Fri (flexibility required).

Grow with Grundon
Grundon is an innovative waste management business ranked in the prestigious Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250 league table of top-performing private companies, and we are growing! This is a fantastic opportunity to join our success story and strengthen our Contract Management team. No agencies please.

Please note: We interview as soon as we have applications that look like a good match, so do apply as soon as possible. We advertised the role of Contract Manager on 20.05.21

What is it like working at Grundon?

We are committed to achieving diversity by employing the right people to deliver a high quality service based on equality of opportunity, skills, qualifications and relevant experience. We are the largest family-owned waste management company in the UK and we care as much about our employees as we do the environment. We aim to attract and retain high-quality, committed, enthusiastic, customer-focused individuals.

what we offer

Pension Scheme

Pension Scheme

Life Insurance

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme

Health Cash Plan

Health Cash Plan

Discounted Gym Membership

Discounted Gym Membership

Cycle to Work Scheme

Cycle to Work Scheme

Mobile Phone Discounts

Mobile Phone Discounts

Holiday Plus

Holiday Plus

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Long Service Benefits

Long Service Benefits

Come and join our team

Contact us today to find out how Grundon can provide you with a challenging and stimulating working environment, where you can fulfil your potential