Commercial Manager

Competitive Salary, Southampton
We’re proud of our local brands First Hampshire, Dorset and Berkshire is a major provider of bus services, with over 900 employees and 340 buses, we operate a diverse range of products in several exciting markets across the South.

We are looking for a Commercial Manager to drive our business forward and develop opportunities in both existing and new markets. Safe, reliable, high quality and customer focused services is what we do but we can always do more. We want to keep pace with technology and the evolving needs of our passengers and this is where you come in.

We are looking for an exceptional individual – a natural leader with an eye for detail as well as the ability to work closely with a variety of stakeholders to influence and encourage more people to travel by bus.

Who are we looking for?

  • You’ll need experience of working at a senior level with suitable experience in the Planning/Commercial function within a bus or transport environment where you have contributed towards the strategy and delivery of business plans.
  • The ability to engage at Board level would be advantageous as would being familiar with transport/commercial legal compliance preferably gained in a unionised environment.
  • Building internal and external relationships based on employee engagement and partnership working will come naturally to you as will being a team player.
  • You’ll need to be a strong leader with the ability to communicate at all levels.
  • You will also be able to demonstrate previous improvement delivery and change in a commercial environment and experience of leading teams to deliver outstanding results.

Sounds like you have what it takes? Do you want to roll your sleeves up, feel part of a great team and gain great satisfaction from a job well done? It would be great to hear from you.

Apply online today at: uk.firstgroupcareers.com

 
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