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Traffic management operative (Watford)

We are RTS and a fantastic opportunity has arisen at our expanding Rickmansworth Depot.  We are looking to recruit a further 8 Traffic Management Operatives.  Are you looking to take the next step up the career ladder?

Road Traffic Solutions are a cutting-edge traffic management company with their Head Office based in Scunthorpe and a network of depots across the UK.  We deliver high quality traffic management solutions nationwide and have depots in Essex, Scunthorpe, Birmingham, Mildenhall and Scotland.

Due to the increasing expansion of our business and specifically due to the increased requirements in the Watford area, we are seeking fully qualified Operatives.  We are very proud that we have achieved and continued to maintain our Investors in People Award to a gold standard.

We pride ourselves on our investment in our team and the terms and conditions which our Operatives have access to;

  • Competitive sector rate of pay
  • A recruitment incentive scheme for employees who introduce qualified operatives to our business
  • Access to training opportunities
  • A bonus scheme linked to company performance
  • Paid travel time
  • London pay waiting
  • Opportunity for overtime
  • Opportunity to work on the UK’s most prestigious road closure events including the Marathon, Ride London, Birmingham Velothon.
  • Opportunities for internal progression within this forward thinking company

People first is a key principle for us, therefore you will be; hardworking, committed, enthusiastic, flexible and have a real passion for working within traffic management, understanding the importance of our relationships with our customers and someone who takes exceptional pride in the work you do. We do require applicants to hold a full driving licence with no more than 3 penalty points.

Working within traffic management provides some individual challenges in relation to work pattern which is very often customer driven, however we also believe that in acknowledging what may at times be long hours with additional travel we have invested in highly competitive rates of pay which remain under review. Operatives who undertake additional sector qualifications will be rewarded via enhanced hourly rates of pay. We are passionate about delivering an exceptional service to our customers, investing in our staff and ensuring that in everything we do we maintain a focus on transparency, fairness, honesty and integrity.

In addition we have invested considerably in our transport fleet and the equipment we provide to front line personnel to ensure our staff can meet sector legislation and customer requirements in a professional manner.

As a responsible employer we do undertake at point of induction a drug test and we continue through the period of employment further random testing.

In addition we have invested considerably in our transport fleet and the equipment we provide to front line personnel to ensure our staff can meet sector legislation and customer requirements in a professional manner.

Successful applicants will work a 6 on 3 off shift rota (12 hour shifts)

Remuneration

£107.50-£145.00 per shift, depending on qualification’s (London Rate)

To apply for this post please email frances@roadtrafficsolutions.com to request an application form and job description. . We strongly advise you to refer to our website roadtrafficsolutions.com to learn more about who we are and what we do. When you return your application form please enclose your up to date CV which should detail your contact number, home email address and availability for interview. In addition please attach a covering letter which makes reference to the job description and identifies where you believe you meet the skills we are seeking.

Please contact Jeff Cox Operations Manager on 01724-848246 if you require any further details

Business Development Executive (Sales).

Job Description – Road Traffic Solutions – Business Development.

Title: Business Development Executive (Sales).

Reports to: Head of Business Development; Head office, Scunthorpe  Lincolnshire.

Based at: Cumbernauld  Scotland.

Salary: Negotiable dependent upon experience, primarily commission based.

Job purpose:

Road Traffic Solutions are an established name within the traffic management industry. We have an exciting opportunity within the company to appoint a sales executive to be based at our Scottish depot in Cumbernauld. Due to business requirements and demands we are seeking someone to plan and carry out direct marketing and sales activities, so as to maintain and develop sales of Road Traffic Solutions traffic management services to clients across the Scottish region.

 

A Company vehicle would be provided along with mobile phone and laptop.

Bonus will be paid based on company performance.

 

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  1. Maintain and develop a computerised customer and prospect database.
  2. Plan and carry out direct sales activities.
  3. Develop ideas and create offers to present to external companies and Road Traffic Solutions colleagues.
  4. Respond and follow up sales enquiries by email, telephone, and personal visits.
  5. Maintain and develop existing and new customers.
  6. Monitor and report on activities and provide relevant information to the Head of Business Development at agreed intervals.
  7. Carry out market research and understand the market you are targeting.
  8. Arrange and attend meetings with existing and potential clients as and when necessary to aid business development; to present Road Traffic Solutions services in these meetings.
  9. Attend training and to develop relevant knowledge and skills.
  10. To develop a vast knowledge of Road Traffic Solutions and its available infrastructure.
  11. To works towards set sales targets.
  12. Launch and implementation of innovative methods of obtaining new work and sustaining existing works and clients.

 

 

 

 

We urge you to carefully read and consider the below personal profile for this job role.

 

Person profile – Business Development Executive (Sales).

It is important that your personality and skillset match the below requirements for this available position.

Personality: Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook, and a clear focus on high quality and business profit and gain. A natural people’s person. Mature, credible, and comfortable in dealing with clients and people of seniority. Reliable, tolerant, determined and well presented. Sufficiently mobile and flexible to travel as and when required. Keen for new experience, responsibility and accountability. To have the ability to get on with others and be a good team player.

Personal Situation:  Able to spend, when necessary, nights away from home (accommodation will be provided). Able to commute reliably to office base –. Must have clean or near clean driving license.  To be able to work extended hours on occasions when required.

Computer skills: Must be adept in use of MS Office 2000 or later, particularly Excel and Word, and training will be provided on how to navigate and use our bespoke computing system REPS.

Business Skills and Background: Must be an excellent face-to-face and telephone communicator. Ideal background would be in business development services; experience in the traffic management sector would be welcomed. Experience of tenders would also be useful.

 

Applicants should submit an up to date CV, along with a cover letter by e-mail or post to 60-64 Oswald Road Scunthorpe DN15 7PQ by the closing date of 5th November 2017

frances@roadtrafficsolutions.com

RTS / @RoadTraffSol