Head of Operations - South

South East
06 Dec 2017
03 Jan 2018
Mr Nathan Rackham-Wood
Job Function
Operations Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Would you be interested in joining a successful FTSE 100 organisation, who are recognised as market leaders within their sectors. An organisation, which operates in over 50 countries in 50,000 client locations, but still retains a local presence within the community

A company that prides itself on not standing still and always seeking to innovate. We’re obsessed with the details and we’re always raising the bar higher so we can make our clients’ businesses better.

Who are we?

We are the Compass Group.

We’re 60,000 talented people bringing you all of the great tasting food, memorable experiences and vital support services that can transform every day into a great day.

From outstanding restaurant experiences, enhancing sporting events and feeding thousands of school children, patients, workers and military personnel, to delivering warm welcomes, clean buildings and safe environments. We’re here to inspire, protect, nourish and energise.

Here at Chartwells – we are the market leaders in the provision of catering, retail, leisure and support services within the education sector. This allows us to work in some of the most historical and iconic academic locations within the UK 

We are looking at bringing onboard a talented Head of Operations to manage our independent business across the South of the UK.

Main responsibilities

You will lead operational execution for both catering and housekeeping across c.50 independent schools.  And to support your 10 Regional Managers and General Managers in operating their contracts and providing a” best in class service”

Ideal candidate

What we are looking for in applications;

•             Senior management experience leading and inspiring operational teams to deliver results

•             Led the implementation of change programmes to deliver operational benefits

•             Experience of working within brand guidelines to deliver results

•             Experience in highly commercial and price sensitive markets

•             Excellent communication and presentation skills

•             Managed senior level clients

Sound interesting?

For more information on working for the Compass Group, and in particular this position please contact Nathan Rackham-Wood either by email – Nathan.rackhamwood@compass-group.co.uk or phone 07917 587109