If you are an established Facilities Management Operations manager with a corporate HQ background and strong Soft services bias, we want to hear from you!
We are looking for an experienced Facilities Management professional with a good feel for high standards service, exceptional customer experience in a corporate HQ setting and forward thinking with good digital awareness. You would be looking after a sizeable tam of around 80 staff with 4 direct reports.
We offer a well established team, a salary up to £53,000 + bonus and excellent progression and development opportunities within the company.
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
Ensure that all equipment, property monies and the overall establishment, is safe and secure at all times
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
Maintain excellent client relationships and communication
To lead multiple teams in delivering a consistent level of service, within Sodexo's standards, to the contract specification and agreed performance, qualitative and financial targets.
Ensure clear communication between the Client, it’s supply partners and Sodexo
The Ideal Candidate
IOSH Certificate in Managing Safely
Demonstrable evidence of the required manager behaviors
Proven experience of successfully managing and delivering budgets
Highly experienced manager with proven ability to inspire and motivate workforce to deliver world class customer service
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 36,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the energy, 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.
At Sodexo we are committed to a leading role in promoting equality opportunities and valuing diversity and inclusion. We seek to create a work environment based on mutual respect for all individuals, building a culture that appreciates and values the experiences and skills brought by each person to benefit our organisation and work hard to ensure that all people, whatever their race, colour, sex, gender identity disability, nationality, national or ethnic origin, religion or belief, marital/partnership or family status, sexual orientation, age, social class, educational background, employment status, working pattern, are welcome to and included within our organisation.
We’re a Disability Confident Leader employer. We’re committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.
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.