Element has an opportunity for a Client Manager to join our growing team! This is a great opportunity to join one of the fastest growing companies in the Testing, Inspection and Certification sector.
To undertake audit activities (at client’s premises or desk-based) and other related services in accordance with BM TRADA Certification procedures
To ensure the audit schedules for defined clients are delivered to plan and in line with target objectives
To achieve planned personal utilisation levels in line with annual defined targets and objectives
To produce accurate and timely client reporting and timesheets in line with operational target objectives
To provide technical support and staff training / mentoring to all parts of the business as required
To maintain a high standard of service delivery ensuring effective customer relationships are maintained
To maintain professional status and CPD requirements in accordance with accreditation and business requirements and to develop new audit and product skills as required and requested
Conduct single and multi-discipline audits, staying away from home as necessary, with high level of detail and information gathering essential
Complete all audit reports and administration to plan and submit to BM TRADA office as required
Take responsibility for customer communication and relationships to ensure completion of audits
Maintain regular reporting and communication with the client to ensure milestones are met on time and budget and advise of any additional opportunities for cross-
selling of services and products
To undertake any other duties as assigned by Head of Audit Resources
Skills / Qualifications
Educated to at least first degree standard or equivalent preferably in a forest based or related discipline
Significant industrial experience in a timber, paper, construction or related industry
Successful completion of QMS / EMS and / or OHSAS Lead Auditor course or equivalent
Qualified 3rd party auditor undertaking Quality, Environment, Health & Safety audits
Health & Safety and / or Environmental qualification (Nebosh or equivalent)
Working knowledge of additional schemes, for example NHSS, ISO27001 and / or ISO50001
Professional and confident approach
Good IT skills and knowledge of systems
Competent with MS Office applications : in particular MS Excel to intermediate level
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both written and oral
Confident, outgoing and diplomatic, yet firm as necessary along with strong influencing skills
Ability to take ownership of clients and manage issues to a successful conclusion
Customer focused, develop strong working relationships
Ability to work to strict deadlines and under pressure, positive and effective team player
Prepared to take on additional challenges as and when they are identified
Ability and willingness to travel with frequent overnight stays possibility of overseas work in longer term
Please apply by email to Mat.Hudson element.com
We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration business in the world.
We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.
Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money;
and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.
Our mission is simple : to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.
We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.
Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers
When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY. We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.
At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner .
All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following : race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and / or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.