Facilities Manager – West Midlands

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  • Job Reference: PF/FM/EM1
  • Job Title: Facilities Manager – West Midlands
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Basic Salary Range: Up to £35,000 + Corporate Package
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Posted 7 years ago
  • This position has been filled

Facilities Manager

West Midlands

Up to £35,000 + Corporate Benefits

Our client is a leading corporate client whom are going from strength to strength. As a result of continual expansion and significant investment, our client are pleased to announce the creation of a new role within their Head Office.

They are looking to appoint an experienced Facilities Manager to manage the operational and day-to-day activities associated with a forthcoming project. The successful candidate will be an accomplished Facilities Manager with experience gained in a similar position.

This is an exciting time as there are major changes planned for our premises so we are looking for somebody who has experience of day-to-day operations in facilities management, as well as inputting into the changes to the site.

The role will include arranging reactive and planned preventative maintenance, overseeing cleaning services, managing health & safety related activities and working with external contractors and sub-contractors to ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and legislation.

Key Skills required are:

  • General Contractor Management (Property Maintenance and Facilities Management)
  • Health & Safety Knowledge ensuring compliance
  • Engineering / Technical Understanding – with full awareness of PPM processes and permit. Budget control with a full audit trail.
  • People & Customer Service Skills
  • Manage hard & soft service contractors including cleaning, security, M&E
  • Monitor contractor performance against SLA’s and KPI’s
  • Managing a team of FM staff including receptionists
  • Health & Safety

Ideal Candidate:

  • Should demonstrate extensive previous experience in Facilities Management and be driven, enthusiastic and possess a high level of attention to detail. This is very much a hands-on role leading the Facilities in house team overseeing all aspects of building services in a quality environment.
  • Will be a first class communicator, being able to demonstrate exceptional customer and client facing skills, to liaise with the building occupiers ensuring a good level of service is maintained.
  • Will be experienced in working with Project Teams and will take responsibility for delivering the new building at all stages with a particular focus at the handover and commissioning stages.
  • Should be preferably qualified in a Building or FM related discipline and ideally possess an IOSH or NEBOSH certificate and hold current membership of a relevant trade body although this is not essential.
  • Will be highly organised, flexible with sound IT skills.

In return there will be a very competitive benefits package