Due to an exciting internal move a great opportunity has become available for an experienced Facilities Manager to join our team in Cambridge looking after one main site and 4 satellite sites.
It would be essential for you to have a good track record in managing Soft Services – especially front of house and cleaning. Catering is also a prominent service on this account.
We offer a salary up to £40,000, a bonus and excellent development and progression opportunities.
To ensure that the Company’s accountancy documentation and administration procedures are carried out to Sodexo’s Compliance Standards
Accountability of costs and expenditure keeping within the budgeted levels agreed between client and Sodexo. Costs such as expenses and cash purchases as agreed with client
Maintain levels of stock and cash to the agreed establishment targets
Achieve agreed Sodexo budgets to include profitability, debt management, purchasing disciplines and other specified financial targets
Obtain prior approval for expenditure to be committed on behalf of client that falls outside the agreed delegated powers
Ensure the prompt provision and efficient delivery of all services at the specified time to the standards laid down in the contract KPI's
Comply with all relevant sections of the Quality Manual and to complete routine audits at required frequency. To be proactive with services
Comply with all Sodexo & client policies, site rules and statutory regulations relating to Health & Safety, safe working practices, hygiene, cleanliness, fire and COSHH
Ensure that all Sodexo employees project a positive, approachable, friendly and professional image
To identify Talent within areas of responsibility and to build robust succession plans to prepare for the future stability of the areas of responsibility
Ensure daily huddles and weekly team briefing meetings take place
Maintain excellent client relationships and communication
The Ideal Candidate
IOSH Certificate in Managing Safely
Demonstrable evidence of the required manager behaviours
Proven experience of successfully managing and delivering budgets
Highly experienced manager with proven experience of leading and developing motivated and engaged teams
High level of practical knowledge of relevant employment, hygiene, Health and Safety and general legislative requirements
Competency in Sodexo accountancy systems and processes
Excellent communication skills and customer service experience
About The Company
In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.
We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process