Regional Facilities Manager
About the Role
St John Ambulance has a large portfolio of properties in England, which our National Facilities team are responsible for, ensuring that they are clean, safe, in great condition and welcoming.
As a Regional Facilities Manager, you will be a key member of the facilities team and will be responsible for managing, utilising and deploying the regions property portfolio, ensuring that all properties in the region are well maintained and fit for purpose. To achieve this, you will liaise with stakeholders at all levels both within the organisation and with external parties.
In addition, you will assist the national facilities team in the disposal and acquisition of properties in the region, including supporting on any fit-outs and refurbishments as lead by the National Facilities and Property Managers as well as managing the regional budget for property and preparing business cases for major projects and expenditure on replacement vehicles or buildings.
Please see the job description for more detail (this can be viewed on our website or once you click apply)
You will have strong experience in leading geographically dispersed, results focussed teams and managing a large property portfolio. This role is accountable for a regional budget, so you must also have experience in managing a budget and reducing costs while maintaining a high level of service.
You will also be a good communicator as you will be expected to work with multiple stakeholders and deliver the property rationalisation programme for the region.
St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.
Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat and the communities we serve.
We are a team of 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid.
You will receive;
- Competitive salary & pension scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Health and Wellbeing portal - Access to financial, health and wellbeing guidance and support.
- Discounts - Blue Light, NHS Discounts and SJA discounts including discounts on mobile phone, gym membership, cinema, restaurants, holidays and shopping-including your weekly food shop.
Interview Date: 26.09.19
Application Review Date: 12.09.19
We may review applications before the Application Review Date, however, if you apply after the Application Review Date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role.
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