Contracts Manager specialising in Waste contracts



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George Ludlow

Senior Consultant | Procurement

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Are you a seasoned Waste Contracts Manager with a proven track record in managing complex waste management contracts? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to make a significant impact in a local authority based in South London. They are currently seeking a Waste Contracts Manager to join their team on a 3 months contract and oversee the efficient management of waste contracts that play a vital role in maintaining the cleanliness and sustainability of our community.


  • Contract Management: Lead the management of waste contracts, ensuring compliance, performance, and value for money.
  • Supplier Relationships: Foster strong relationships with waste management service providers to drive service improvements.
  • Contract Negotiation: Negotiate terms, conditions, and pricing to optimise contract outcomes.
  • Data Analysis: Utilise data and performance metrics to identify opportunities for cost savings and efficiency improvements.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborate with internal teams and engage with the community to address waste management concerns and needs.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure all waste management activities adhere to environmental regulations and standards.


  • Proven Experience: Extensive experience in waste management and contract management within the public sector or a related field.
  • Contract Negotiation: Strong negotiation skills with a track record of achieving favorable contract terms.
  • Data-Driven: Proficiency in data analysis and the ability to use data to drive decisions and improvements.
  • Communication: Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills.
  • Regulatory Knowledge: Familiarity with waste management regulations and environmental standards.

This is a temporary contract position within our local authority in South London, offering you a unique opportunity to manage and optimise waste contracts that directly impact the quality of life for our residents. You will work alongside a dedicated team, all committed to enhancing the sustainability and cleanliness of our community.

Senior Consultant | Procurement

George Ludlow

Having joined in Oyster in 2019, George has a flair for all things recruitment. He’s got an answer to every question, objection, and doubt, and it’s very hard to say no to that level of determination. But on top of that, he is understanding, sympathetic, and energetic, so you know he’s put the time in to work out the best possible outcome for both his clients and candidates.
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