Head of Facilities Management – London -£70,000 – £85,000 pa

Are you a passionate Head of Facilities Management, looking for an exciting new role?

Coulter Elite Resourcing are currently looking for a Head of Facilities Management who would hold the title of Partner to work with an award winning consultancy.

This role would suit a self-motivated and creative Partner– Mechanical and Electrical  Engineer and Facilities Management with relevant degree and extensive experience to join a leading multi-disciplined construction and property consultancy. The successful candidate will be working within a busy group of Mechanical, Electrical and Sustainability Engineers. The Partner should be professionally dedicated, extensively experienced in term maintenance contracts, knowledgeable of low and zero carbon engineering, innovative and enthusiastic with a flexible approach to work. 

Principle Responsibilities for the Head of Facilities Management:-

 Report to, and take direction from, the Equity Partner for M&E services. 

  • Manage and develop our M&E facilities and design team for new and exiting housing and commercial building stock.
  • Manage and develop our M&E term maintenance contract management and procurement management.
  • Manage and develop zero carbon design for retrofit building projects with our design and sustainability teams.
  • Manage and coordinate with our BIM team to develop new and inventive building management and maintenance packages for our clients.
  • Manage and develop M&E maintenance contract management.
  • Business Development, new business building and winning work. 
  • Team Development and Client management. 
  • Prepare design programmes for production deliverables. 
  • Supervise and prepare formal technical proposals and fee bids. 
  • Supervise and mentor Engineers and Technicians within the team. 
  • Financial and resource management of projects. 
  • Manage projects from inception to completion to ensure that deliverables are issued to programme, to the required quality standard and within the budget set by the Group Leader. 
  • Assist in pursuing late payments by Clients. 
  • Undertake survey inspections and produce written reports to a high standard.
  • Prepare reports, general correspondence, etc. as required in connection with the running of projects. 
  • Undertake scheme and detailed design as appropriate on individual projects, including preparation of detailed design calculations, checking drawings and other deliverables where required. 
  • When required by the Group Leader, assist other members of the Team to complete tasks, particularly in relation to meeting project deadlines. 

Person specification:-

  • A Degree specifically in M&E Engineering. 
  • Experience of leading an Engineering design team on projects with construction values in excess of £40M. 
  • Proven leadership skills, including business development, client relationship management, technical leadership, team building and motivation. 
  • Excellent communication skills including the ability to write compelling proposals and deliver engaging presentations to existing and prospective clients. 
  • Excellent knowledge of standard engineering practices, maintenance, techniques and procedures. 
  • A high level of understanding of project management principles and practices. 
  • Sound knowledge of construction contracts and professional agreements and experience in negotiating fee agreements. 
  • Familiar and empathetic with all forms of building construction. 
  • Excellent attention to detail. 
  • Able to produce written reports to a high standard.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Self-starter, motivated, personable and confident. 
  • Team worker with good communication and people management skills through a mature and professional attitude. 
  • Proactive individual with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Hold current UK driving licence

This is a full time permanent Head of Facilities Management position, 35 hours per week, offering an annual salary up to £85,000 plus annual company benefits to include a 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays, pension scheme, discount scheme on all company products and free car parking.

If this Head of Facilities Management position sounds like you, then please forward your CV to Shaquille at Coulter Elite Resourcing.

Coulter Elite Resourcing is an independent recruitment consultancy with a head office in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire supplying permanent, temporary and contract personnel from office junior through to the highest levels of management both locally and nationally. Our area of recruitment are Commercial, FMCG, Engineering, Technical and IT


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