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Facilities, Engineering & Property Operations Director EUROPE, AUSTRALIA & AFRICA. £100k plus benefits

Press release   •   Feb 12, 2019 13:30 UTC

Due to continued expansion across the globe, our client, who are a very well known and respectable name have a new opening for a Facilities, Engineering & Property Operations Director to join the team to cover Europe, Australia & Africa

The Facilities, Engineering & Property Operations Director , oversees all aspects of optimisation of ongoing building operations and new building openings across all territories within the region.

This Facilities, Engineering & Property Operations Director will lead multiple functions, including Maintenance (incl. Cleaning Vendor Management), Facilities, Health & Safety, Security, IT, F&B and new building openings, and will drive the success of all operational support for Community Management teams in the region.

This leader will be looking after a portfolio of approx. 80 office buildings across the region and accountable for setting and meeting aggressive performance KPIs for all functional budgets in the region.

Key Responsibilities: – Strategically lead multiple operational departments including Facilities, Technology, Security, Health & Safety, Food & Beverage and Hospitality Services within the region.

– Drive the success of all operational support for Community Management teams.

– Implement and measure clear KPIs for each sub-department.

– Structure effective training program that enables team members to onboard quickly and successfully.

– Accountable for department budgets within the region’s P&L.

– Oversee performance of third party suppliers/contractors on a regional level.

– Take accountability for the Operations team recruitment, performance and motivation.

Experience Required: – Minimum of 10 years of experience in Facilities, hospitality, food and beverage, property management or other relative field.

– Strong understanding of building mechanical systems.

– Experience opening new business units, including restaurants, hotels, commercial properties, etc.

– Deep understanding of building financials in order to continually optimise vendor and team performance is essential.

– Experience managing teams located in multiple markets and countries.

– A true leader; One who can inspire others to take action and be their best.

– Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

– Experience presenting to executive level stakeholders to receive the necessary resources for success.

– Knowledge in IT infrastructure a plus.

– Multiple languages a plus.

– Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications.

This is an exciting opportunity for an industry leader to join a very established in house organisation, where you will be required to travel and develop strong service streams across the regions.

Please contact Paul Stephens on 0203 371 9982 or

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