Waste Management

We work with clients across several disciplines within the growing waste management sector

Helping the UK's waste management sector to scale efficiently and effectively through people

We would recommend Newman Stewart and will definitely look to use them again when hiring any senior and/or challenging positions. Their expertise in our industry means we can leave them alone and trust them to fulfil our brief and to deliver exceptional candidates time after time. Managing Director, Total Recycling

Depressed prices for recycling material and the devaluation of the pound have increased margin pressure in the waste industry. With landfill in the UK in steep structural decline and the build out of alternative waste treatment infrastructure continuing to progress, the market environment remains challenging. With Brexit looming, further sector consolidation and continual policy changes, the medium-term outlook remains uncertain.

Since 2011 Newman Stewart has been sourcing and selecting talent for the waste management sector. With an extensive network of waste management professionals, our specialist consultants are ideally positioned to find the skills your business needs to thrive in these challenging times. Clients include Augean, Harpers Environmental, Total recycling, and Tradebe.

Key disciplines: Hazardous waste, clinical waste, chemical services, minerals, radioactive waste, Waste oil

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Fleet Manager

Fleet Manager
£50,000 Benefits
Derbyshire

Our Client

Our client was established in the 1940's, specialising in the recycling of ferrous metals in Woodville near Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Today they have an annual turnover in excess of £120m, employing over 250 people and operates a fleet of over 70 vehicles. The company is now managed by third and fourth generation family members who continue their commitment to developing waste management and recycling techniques, saving their customers money and helping them to meet and exceed their recycling targets.

The Role

Our client is looking for a Fleet Manager to effectively manage all aspects of fleet compliance and ensure cost efficient fleet maintenance through direct liaison with service providers, suppliers, workshop activities and driver trainers. To ensure all areas of the company O licence are fully complied with.
The Fleet Manager will work closely the operational teams to ensure that at all times all vehicles meet the required standard as stated by the Department of Transport and support the operations team with driver and vehicle legal compliance (tachographs, WTD, on time servicing, insurance claims etc).
The successful candidate should have waste management industry knowledge or logistics background, managing large fleets of vehicles. You should have strong communication skills and be able to create effective working relationships. You should be a results focused individual with a strong can do attitude.
To Apply

This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Samantha Pickard in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.

About Us

Newman Stewart is a leading executive search firm, delivering high performing candidates to high profile and difficult to fulfil assignments. With a vast proven track record of success both nationally and internationally, we are the recruitment partner of choice to many blue chip, medium and small organisations.

BDM North

Business Development Manager
£45,000 - £55,000 bonus benefits
North UK

Our Client
Our client is a market leader providing bespoke waste management solutions across the UK and Ireland. As a result of their continuing success, they are seeking to recruit an experienced Business Development Manager to join their growing team.

The Role
As Business Development Manager your main responsibility will be to maximise the growth in the English market by building on current contract wins, maximising the company's reputation for exceptional customer service and innovative processing technology, specifically targeting the public sector.

You will Investigate and develop a deep understanding of target markets as well as building a strong key business introducer network. You will partake in in-depth market research and competitor analysis to identify gaps in the market and opportunities to capitalise on competitor weakness.

To be successful in this role the ideal candidate should have significant experience in business development of a product or service with public sector clients. You should also have a track record in winning high value local government contracts by tender process. If you are an individual with strong leadership skills, who is a self-starter and is driven by results then this could be the opportunity for you.

To Apply
This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Samantha Pickard in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.

About Us

Newman Stewart is a leading executive search firm, delivering high performing candidates to high profile and difficult to fulfil assignments. With a vast proven track record of success both nationally and internationally, we are the recruitment partner of choice to many blue chip, medium and small organisations.