A Facilities Manager is required to join an employer of choice on the outskirts of Canterbury.
The role sees the incoming candidate responsible for two large-scale buildings, responsible for 17 direct reports.
The Facilities Manager will lead, manage and develop the FM team, ensuring that staff receive appropriate training and are fully supported to provide excellence in both service delivery and the physical environment including those staff provided through an external contract to cover overnight hours.
The team encompasses Front of House staff, contractors (mainly external), Post Room, cleaning, security, and is accountable for all furniture and office moves, as well as every aspect of Hard and Soft FM - developing robust strategies to ensure the buildings remain fit for purpose at all times.
The successful applicant will be an experience Facilities/Estates/Buildings Manager with a strong, customer-focused approach to Facilities Management. Strong communication skills are imperative - as you will work closely with internal and external stakeholders in order to achieve shared goals for the organisation. Prior exposure to both Hard and Soft FM will be required in order to make a successful application.
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