Onsite Contract Manager

Location: Bedford
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Reference: INT-OCM

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A bit about us

Founded in 1997, we’re a national recruitment business, predominantly within the industrial marketplace, but with increasing presence in the professional, technical, multi-lingual and healthcare sectors.

2018 was an exciting time for gap personnel group – we are now a part of the Trust Tech Group, a Japanese stock exchange listed business with over £500m turnover, whose focus is to achieve fast, sustainable growth, both organically and through acquisition.

People are at the core of our business – our candidates, our clients, and our colleagues; we offer real solutions through consultative relationships, demonstrating accountability, and executing ethical practices.

Role overview

  • As an Onsite Contract Manager, you will hold overall responsibility for the day to day management of a flexible workforce of 100 – 350 workers, within a Warehouse/Logistics environment.
  • Working closely with the client and our temporary team leaders you will demonstrate best practice through strong daily management skills and a service level that is second to none.
  • Supported by two Account Coordinators, you will ensure the smooth running of the onsite operation, from the recruitment and onboarding of temporary workers, through to managing absence & performance and reporting/presenting key MI to stakeholders.

Hours of work

8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.

This role will require the successful candidate to offer a degree of flexibility, as you will support a business that runs a 24/7 operation and there may be occasions that you need to be on site outside of your standard hours.

Skills and experience sought

  • Recent, successful experience in a similar position within the Logistics/Distribution industry
  • Proven ability to effectively recruit, lead & manage a high volume of employees
  • A strong sense of accountability and commitment to your role, temporary workforce, customers and the business
  • The ability to forge robust relationships at all levels and exceptional communication skills
  • Driven & tenacious, adept at working to multiple targets in a fast-paced & demanding environment.
  • Strong I.T skills
  • The confidence and ability to interpret, report & present data accurately
  • Experience of managing disciplinary processes


Up to £35k per annum (depending on experience)


  • Mobile phone and laptop
  • 26 days annual leave, plus statutory
  • Company pension scheme
  • Additional flexible benefits
  • Comprehensive training


If you feel you have the relevant experience & attributes and would like to hear more about the position, please contact the onsite team on: 0333 344 6977 or alternatively please send your up to date C.V to gapjobsonsite@gap-personnel.com