Facilities Manager

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  • Permanent
  • East Knoyle
  • 29 July 2022
  • Salary: £37,000

Website Response_direct Direct Response Employment Services

Direct Response Employment Services is your local employment agency set in the centre of Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Our client based in East Knoyle is recruiting for a Facilities Manager to join their team on a permanent basis.

Reporting to the Head of Facilities (HOF), the Facilities Manager will play an important and responsible role in helping the Wiltshire sites to function effectively by ensuring that all aspects of the Facilities Operational Activities are synchronized effectively under the direction of the HOF.

In this role, you will be expected to contribute to the day-to-day running of the Wiltshire sites as a whole. You will join a small team who are collectively responsible for providing professional, safe and appropriate space and facilities for the Wiltshire sites.

This is a busy and demanding role that requires an individual with both customer service , practical skills and a positive attitude. You need to be proactive and organised and show initiative when faced with difficult situations.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in management and delivery of contract performance targets.
  • Experience in leading operational teams.
  • Self-motivation and be able to work under own autonomy or as part of a team.
  • Understanding of the issues and challenges of operating large complex facilities.
  • Exceptional organisational and communication skills and proven leadership capabilities.
  • Will be a proactive team player with strong customer service and problem-solving skills.

Benefits include:

  • Training opportunities and career development
  • Season Ticket Loan Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 25 days (rising to 30 with length of service) annual leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme – Employer matched contributions of up to 6% in the first two years’ service and up to 9% thereafter
  • Death in Service Payment (2x annual salary)
  • Critical Illness Insurance (subject to qualifying criteria)
  • Simply Health Plan (assisting employees with their general health and wellbeing)

Salary is £37,000 per annum working 35 hours per week.

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