Building Operations Manager

Recruiter
Harvey Nash Plc
Location
North Lanarkshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Jun 2019
Closes
02 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Harvey Nash are now recruiting for a Building Operations Manager for a public sector client in the Glasgow location, this will be on a fixed term arrangement of two years.

The role

  • You will be responsible for the overall line management of our client's operations team that are responsible for a centre that provides a space for collaboration between industry and academia work, across a diverse range of faculties.
  • The Operations team will include the reception, stores and shared facilities

Responsibilities

  • To be the main point of contact in terms of operational business-as-usual to ensure that the operation of the building provides a high quality working environment and Conferencing and Events venue
  • Work closely with research groups and industry partners to foster, develop and maintain a fully functional open innovation environment by regularly reviewing and addressing current and anticipated stakeholder requirements
  • Take a lead role in resolving complaints, problems, and requests from building occupants and tenants liaising
  • Work with Operations colleagues to ensure an appropriate operational budget is set, provide advice and support on annual budget planning for operational and wider departmental strategic planning
  • Work with colleagues to ensure that all Planned Preventative Maintenance programmes and service contracts are implemented and delivered within the building
  • Work closely with the Health & Safety Manager to ensure that the H&S arrangements for the building are implemented. Report issues/escalate, attend and participate TIC Health & Safety Committee Meetings

Essential Skills

  • Applicants will require minimum relevant degree or professional qualification/equivalent in Facilities/Engineering/Building Surveying alongside significant relevant experience in a similar Building Operations/Facilities Management role.
  • Membership of a relevant professional body eg IWFM, RICS, CIBSE
  • Health and Safety qualification such as NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Demonstrable experience within a public sector organisation
  • Previous relevant experience in a front of house/customer service role experience of developing short, medium and long term plans in line with wider targets and objectives
  • Experience of developing and managing operational budgets and resources
  • Experience of managing operations within a potentially hazardous scientific/research facility

Benefits:

Fantastic pension with an employer contribution of 18%, holiday entitlement of 31 days and an additional entitlement to 11 public holidays, Childcare Voucher Scheme Policy (operates as a salary sacrifice scheme allowing you to make savings on tax and national insurance contributions), onsite campus nursery, cycle to work scheme, access to a wide number of Health & Wellbeing events that take place regularly across the campus.

Please submit your CV today for consideration