Facilities Operations Manager


  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Business Solutions

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Bowles

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  • Job Published:

    20 days ago

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Facilities Operations Manager- Reading/London- Up to £50k
I am currently working with a global real estate services company who are looking for an experienced Facilities Operations Manager to work onsite for one of their largest end clients in either Reading or London for a permanent opportunity.

Role Summary:
As a Maintenance Operations Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing UK lease administration, real estate transaction management, facilities operations, design & construction, building management, moves planning and any other real estate activities required to offer a great customer experience that inspires and energies their employees, partners, and visitors.

Some of your daily activities will include:
*Ensuring that the real estate portfolio is maintained within compliance with local regulations
*Supporting the Regional Manager to enable real estate transactions and ensure long term planning is implemented to acquire / dispose assets
*Supporting financial metrics for the region and proactively identify / deliver opportunities
*Developing robust business cases to support proposed recommendations
*Ensuring that the services delivered are customer-centric and aim to enhance the workplace customer experience across the entire UK region.
*Supporting the global / regional teams in project implementations
*Managing project delivery (workplace improvements, capital replacement, repairs, technology deployment, etc.)
*Driving Change Management of workplace activities
*Assisting the Regional Manager in long-term plan budget requirements (capital and expense) and short-term adjustments based on business imperatives
*Partnering with key departments to deliver the promise of a reliable and integrated workplace
*Ensuring portfolio metrics are represented via visual dashboard
*Inspiring the team to deliver a "best-in-class" customer experience

*Strong and energetic leadership
*Strategic critical thinker
*Skilled negotiator / influencer
*Ability to manage challenging situations and influence business decisions
*Sharp analytical ability
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills
*Able to build credibility and trust
*Excellent planning skills
*Quick thinker / problem solver / trouble-shooter
*Excellent time-management skills
*Adaptable - familiar with fast-paced, matrix structure and capable of dealing with ambiguity
*Self-starter / reliable / dependable / output-focused

Experience needed:
*BA/BS degree in in Finance, Business, Engineering or another analytical discipline, or equivalent practical experience
*Hospitality exposure
*Strategic Planning

*Proven track record in similar position / environment
*Office consolidations / D&C / Project delivery
*Change Management
*Workplace Strategy