General Manager

Location: Swindon
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Salary: Up to £32,000
Reference: SWICRGM
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Gap Personnel acting as an employment business are seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic General Manager to oversee the daily running of a well-established, family-run business based in Swindon.


Our client are looking for a highly motivated and resourceful General Manager, who will help the company to grow from strength to strength by ensuring strategic development and commercial success of the site.

First class interpersonal skills are essential, as the General Manager will be responsible for creating new partnerships with clients and suppliers, maintaining relationships with customers, and most importantly leading an established team who will look to you for guidance and motivation.


Naturally, the role itself is varied but typical responsibilities include:

Day-to-day running of the business

Leading and motivating the team

Liaising with clients and building rapports with suppliers

Constantly striving to improve processes within the company

Acting as an escalation point for queries

Maximising sales and growth across the business



The ideal candidate:


Minimum 3 years of previous experience in a similar role in the UK

A strong background of revenue generation and yield management is essential

A leader with a hands-on approach

Commercially astute

Able to deliver accurate sales and labour forecasting, reporting figures as requested in a timely manner; Able to see the big picture and respond to adapt resources appropriately.

Highly customer focused

Our client are offering sociable working hours, a highly competitive bonus scheme and a starting salary of up to £32,000pa.