Salary: £40400 per annum

Shift hours: Full Time

We have a great opportunity for a talented individual to join us at Compass Group as part our Healthcare team. We are looking for someone to step into the role of Regional Manager in the Kent area where you will responsible for driving business forward whilst expertly managing our catering and cleaning contract at a number of Care Home sites.

You will develop and lead a team of Managers across the Kent area to provide exceptional service to our client and their residents.  You will manage the client and contractual relationships in a commercial manner ensuring compliance and company policies are adhered to.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Leadership of a health & safety culture across the operation
  • Managing the finance and accounts for all the homes
  • Overseeing recruitment and HR activity
  • Leading the team through effective communication and performance management
  • Supporting the sales team to develop financially sound bids and proposals and sign off final agreements to ensure we deliver operationally sound contracts
  • Development of strategic client relationships
  • Delivery of the profit for the region through leading the Managers in delivery of their financial targets
  • Implementation of strategies to develop, train, maintain and motivate workforce to deliver business requirements
  • Ensuring succession and manpower planning policies are in place and actively encouraged
  • Ensuring that management continually develop, implement and monitor activities that will enhance team development and engagement and loyalty

Our ideal Regional Manager will have:

  • Senior management experience leading and inspiring operational teams to deliver results
  • You will have led the implementation of change programmes to deliver operational benefits
  • You’ll have experience of working within brand guidelines to deliver results
  • You’ll be experienced in highly commercial and price sensitive markets
  • You have excellent communication and presentation skills
  • You have influential leadership skills and are able to inspire others
  • You must hold a Personal Alcohol Licence or be willing to hold one and be the licence holder for several of the care homes

We ensure you’re rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • To help with the cost of living crisis throughout this winter, Compass will be providing a free meal or equivalent Subsidy while working
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and many more
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive Wow Points every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes

Part of Compass Group UK&I, Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

Job Reference: com/1801/74721001/52542025/MEDWJ

Compass Group UK&I is an equal opportunities employer, committed to cultivating diverse and inclusive environments for every employee.

Reference: com/1801/74721001/52542025/MEDWJ

Location: Maidstone

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