Operations / Contracts Manager

  • Reference: GJ47014
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Clare, Galway, Galway City
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Operations / Contracts Manager with at least 5 years plus management experience, also remote management across various sites.   Based in Galway.


  • Manage the day-to-day running of the operational team.
  • Monitor Sales and EBITDA performance, review and action P&L data on a monthly basis
  • All aspects of personnel management, including recruitment and selection, performance management and ongoing learning and development
  • Act as key client point of contact, dealing with client queries in a professional and efficient manner
  • Attend client meetings and presentations, work with and manage suppliers and subcontractors
  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement and efficiency within the organisation
  • Identify opportunities to maximise revenue, reduce cost and/or improve operating procedures
  • Drive corrective action where service levels are not being met
  • Set and maintain standards of performance for all operational activities
  • Ensure ongoing informal feedback is gathered from client representatives
  • Ensure adherence to corporate guidelines especially regarding but not limited to Health & Safety, Quality Systems, planning guidelines, government regulations etc.


  • Proven multi-disciplinary experience in operational, contract, commercial and project management
  • Management exposure in a client facing role – minimum of 5 years contract management experience
  • Experienced in setting and managing budgets and KPIs performance
  • Strong leadership and people management skills; able to challenge, coach, motivate and train staff to produce positive results
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at individual, team and group level and equally comfortable and effective in communicating with front line staff, managers, directors and members of the public
  • A working knowledge of Contract and Employment Law and Health and Safety
  • P+L and EBITDA is essential
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office software suite (or equivalent)



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  • Noeleen Stewart
  • Principal Recruitment Consultant
  • 091 706712
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