Interim Head of Estates and Facilities

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  • Job Reference: PR/000253
  • Job Title: Interim Head of Estates and Facilities
  • Location: London
  • Basic Salary Range: £50,546 OR Equivalent Rate
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Posted 1 year ago
  • This position has been filled

Maxwell Stephens have been asked to recruit on behalf of a charity for a Head of Estates and Facilities role on an initial interim basis.

You will need to be able to commence the role by Monday 21st February 2022.

The Head of Estates and Facilities will be strategically focused supporting the achievement of the charity by developing estates and facilities management.

Your Role

You provide a safe working environment that reduces risk and mitigates any potential liabilities to the organisation.

You will provide strategic leadership and effective management of the Estates and Facilities Department as well as managing and being accountable for the efficient and effective provision of comprehensive client centred services for estates planning, management and facility support activities.

You will be involved in a high level of autonomy and judgement whilst reporting to the Director of Finance and Central Services.

You will set up and manage contracts with suppliers for cleaning, security and building maintenance as well as project manage any building related projects.

Skills and Experience

You will have an advanced background in and knowledge of the fields of Estates, Facilities Management and major project development. You will be able to demonstrate working at this level.

You will have a membership of Institution of Occupational Health and Safety.

You will have very strong IT skills and the ability to respond appropriately to user demands and expectations.

You will have significant experience of having the ability to carry out high level strategic planning, leading and managing hard and soft services within a fixed budget in a complex building. You will also have experience of managing complex multi-sited organisations.

You will have a proven record of having a very strong focus on proactivity, positive solutions and continuous improvement.

You will have knowledge and understanding of charitable and volunteering organisations.

To Apply

Maxwell Stephens is expecting a large volume of applications for this role. We’re keen to place the correct person with our client as soon as possible. Therefore, we encourage all interested FM professionals with the experience to successful expedite this role to contact us without delay.

Please call 0207 118 48 48 to speak to one of the Maxwell Stephens team or alternatively you can email your cv to to apply.