Head of Facilities

Posted 26 February by Ryder Reid Legal Ltd

Our client is a highly successful and forward thinking global law firm based in state-of-the-art offices in a stunning City location. They are now looking to recruit a Head of Facilities to join their dynamic team

As the Head of Facilities, the role requires the successful candidate to be responsible for the delivery of a cost-effective, client-focused service. The Head of Facilities will manage and develop a total facilities management service, provide strategic leadership to the team, and become a trusted advisor to the Partners.

  • Reviewing in-house resource utilisation and productivity to achieve the most cost-effective service solution
  • Strategic premises activities such as location, amount of space, lease negotiations, rate negotiations, and service charge negotiations
  • Managing and developing all mechanical and electrical services to ensure they comply with current legislation
  • Be fully conversant with statutory requirements of relevant legislation applicable to global office premises
  • Implanting a policy of continuous improvement and development, presenting and implementing new ideas
  • Preparing annual budgets and exercising proper financial control, ensuring expenditure remains within agreed limits
  • Preparing specifications of service requirements, tender/contract negotiation and manage tender process
  • Leading on a wide range of other projects as they arise

The ideal candidate for the Head of Facilities role will have strong facilities management experience at a similar level within a corporate environment. You must have excellent people management, project management, and budget management skills. You will have strategic vision and be solution-focused in your approach. Experience of managing a team and outsourced services is a must. This is a really exciting role with some great projects coming up, so please do contact Ryder Reid Legal for immediate consideration.

Reference: 34556898

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