Head of Facilities and Operations

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Estates and Operations, South Wales, Public Sector, Permanent, Circa £47,000 per year + 19% Pension

Your new company
Your new company is a public sector organisation who have a variety of large scale capital projects and development plans in South Wales, due to the pipeline of development plans they are looking for a Head of Estates to join their team and look after the day to day operations.

Your new role
You will be Head of Estates and Operations reporting into the Director of Estates and in charge of the day to day management of building fabric services, capital projects, strategic development. You will also be managing a small team of multidisciplinary professionals which consists of chartered building surveyors, graduates and M&E Engineers.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need an MRICS or MCIOB or a BSc in Building Surveying/relevant degree and proven experience of diagnosing building defects and repairs on commercial buildings. You will need experience of managing and leading a team and resources alongside planning and managing budgets. You will also be able to prepare CAD drawings, work schedules and specifications. You will also have knowledge of JCT contracts. Strong communication skills are essential at all levels. Previous experience of managing Estates would be seen as an advantage but not essential.

What you'll get in return
You will get a highly competitive salary and benefits which consists of £47,500 (top end) along with 19% pension contribution, flexible working hours and a vibrant role with travelling between various sites and being involved in some exciting capital projects in South Wales.

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