Senior Business Manager

£35,000 - £38,000

Due to continued success, CarmichaelUK, the leading civil engineering recruitment agency is expanding!  We are now looking for a Senior Business Manager to lead one of our Civil engineering and Rail teams in Stratford, East London. Our East London office is one of four and is located just a stone’s throw from the London Stadium, Orbit Observation Tower and Westfield Shopping Centre. Local stations include Stratford International, Stratford and Maryland; all just a short walk away. 

As an owner-managed independent agency, we are able to do things differently, offering our staff and our candidates the very best opportunities to progress their careers. We have won and are regularly nominated for industry recognised (Recruiter & REC) awards, including “Best Construction & Civil Engineering Agency”, “Best Engineering Recruitment Agency” and “Best Company to work for”. Our MD has been nominated for “The UK Recruitment Agency Leader of the Year”.

We operate nationwide recruiting for the UK’s largest civil engineering projects including Crossrail, HS2, Thames Tideway and the Trans-Pennine Upgrade. A high proportion of our Recruitment Consultants come from the Construction industry which provides our clients with unrivalled technical expertise. Our ability to supply large teams to the most iconic civil engineering projects in the world is unique. We are known for looking after our contractors well and helping them to build their careers. Above everything else we care and are proud to be a part of the construction industry.

Working as a Senior Business Manager at CarmichaelUK you will be supported to lead and achieve. Leaders of our business are supported through industry recognised management courses and internal leadership mentoring.

To be considered for a position as a Senior Business Manager you will:

  • Possess technical recruitment experience, with continuity of employment
  • Be prepared to manage one of our P&T London businesses
  • Be prepared to recruit across white-collar engineering and rail disciplines
  • Have a proven history of professional achievement
  • Have a confident telephone manner and be comfortable with face to face meetings
  • Be located within reasonable commuting distance to our office in East London

In return you can expect:

  • A strong performance related package with visibility of career progression
  • Commission, bonus, pension, life assurance, and private health insurance
  • An inclusive social culture including team lunches and after-work events
  • Dress down Fridays and opportunities to work flexitime
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, with the option to buy or sell up to 2 days per year
  • Regular opportunities for volunteering with our chosen charities

As a company, we are aware that our staff should reflect the local communities in which we work.  We are a Level 2 Disability Confident Employer, a Champion of both Stonewall and Time to Change and have signed the Armed Forces Covenant.