Discipline: Construction, Design, Management
Speciality: Construction, Design, Facilities Management
UK Residency Required: Yes
Salary: £19 - £22 per hour
Apply by: 21/07/2017
Min Experience: years
We are currently recruiting for a Facilities Manager for a 6-month contract on behalf of a local authority in the Lancashire area..
This is a hands-on role and you will be leading a small team responsible for implementing a wide range of accommodation transition projects. You will be experienced in delivering facilities, property and organisational change projects where you have developed and implemented strategic change and managed all aspects of transition; you will be experienced in the intelligent client function as the lead client to accommodation design and construction projects, move planning/relocation mobilisation projects and have a good grasp of the operational impact of design changes on accommodation in use. Demonstrable experience in applying the principles of PRINCE project and programme management methods are essential to the role.
Working closely with senior stakeholders this is a key role in leading the FM responsibilities in delivering the County Council’s property strategy. A high level of independent working using professional judgement and advanced management and leadership skills is required in designing and delivering multiple projects with conflicting deadlines.
It will be essential to have advanced knowledge and skills in project management and well-developed communication skills to give clear direction and work across multiple service teams at a senior and operational level and in regular dialogue with other lead officers across the property strategy work streams and wider operational services.
You will be required to visit numerous sites across Lancashire and will be required to have your own vehicle for use at work and be classified as an essential car user.
The post involves a number of key areas of responsibility including the following: