Commercial Facilities Manager

  • Location

    Salisbury, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Facilities Management

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits

  • Contact:

    Danny Harding

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Are you experienced in Facilities Management for Commercial buildings? Do you have a passion for driving and implementing continuous improvement? Then I want to hear from you!

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to take ownership of the business facilities. I am looking for a Commercial Facilities Manager, based in Salisbury.

The role:

You will be responsible for the delivery of forward thinking hard and soft Facilities Management services, driving excellent customer service.

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • Ensure facilities and processes are properly embedded, managing the maintenance, of business areas including reception, post room and canteen teams.
  • Identify and implement improvements in service quality, performance, delivery and pricing
  • Responding to issues and queries daily, resolving any problems with creative solutions
  • Ensure the business is fully compliant with health and safety legislation and best practice
  • Managing the relationships and contracts with third parties, ensuring quality of delivery and cost effectiveness, current suppliers include the building landlord, cleaning and security providers
  • You will be responsible for the management of the facilities budget, and in control of small revenue works
  • Work with procurement on any new tenders, raising POs and onboard new suppliers as required.
  • Driving and implementing continuous improvement of processes and procedures using innovative thinking
  • Ensuring the facilities agenda is in line with business strategy

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in working in an Office or a Commercial building
  • Excellent knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
  • Experience of project management and dealing with sub-contractors and supply chains
  • Knowledge of facilities management software packages is ideal
  • Ability to negotiate, persuade and influence at all levels of the business
  • Flexibility to travel to other locations

This is a full time position offering circa £40,000 - £50,000 (depending on experience) and offers fantastic benefits and a forward thinking environment.

Please contact Gemma at Meridian on 01722 328 038 / 07876 250 477 to apply and find out more.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.