Area Manager


Our client is looking for an experienced Area manager to manage the day-to-day delivery of cleaning services to multiple sites whilst leading and motivating the operational management team.

We are looking to recruit an Area Manager to cover the Dublin /Kildare areas.

Duties and Responsibilities

Responsibility for contract /cleaner performance to achieve and exceed contract SLA and KPI
Management of Health & Safety compliance any concerns are to be reported to the H&S dept
Client Relationship management with key focus on service delivery, retention, and contract growth
Management of all directly employed staff, including recruitment and selection, training, performance management and staff retention

Stock Control- Ensuring that all sites have correct stock levels and products on site within budget.
Contact point for enquiries from departments including sales, stores, administration, accounts, and payroll.
Site visits. In line with client contractual requirement, all audits to be completed in line with contractual and business requirement, corrective action plans to be managed in the event of service failure.
Arranging maintenance and repair of cleaning equipment, ensure PAT testing compliance

Pre-sale involvement before contract becomes operational, attending new client site meetings with Business Development Managers, managing TUPE transfer and recruitment of operatives as required by the contract, adhering to TUPE and HR compliance at all times.

Provision of cover cleaning operatives, often at short notice and may require the Area Manager to attend site if cover operative cannot be sourced.
Any other ad hoc duties and tasks required.

Skills Required:

  • Previous commercial cleaning experience essential.
  • Positive hands-on approach - multitasker.
  • Excellent communication skills and client facing skills.
  • Organised, methodical and ‘can do’ approach
  • Flexible in working hours
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Maintain consistency under pressure
  • Eye for detail
  • Confident people manager

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: €41,000.00-€46,000.00 per year

Salary negotiable depending on experience.

If you are interested in applying for this position please send your CV outlining your relevant experience to





Management Support Services (Ireland) Limited, The Courtyard, Hill Street, Dublin 1