Area Facilities Manager

Location City of London
Job type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £40000 per annum
Reference TOGAFM_1654606174

The Area Facilities Manager will support the Technical Services Manager & Service Delivery Manager in the creation, monitoring and advancement of key facilities related policies and company Health & Safety Arrangements. Being actively involved in the population of site documentation and acting as a liaison between sites, contractors and the Technical Services Manager on key issues, the role will be key to improving service delivery to our building teams and members. The role will also encompass various building surveys and audits to ensure site and contractor compliance with government legislation and TOG FM standards. Where required the Area Facilities Manager will provide support to the Health & Safety manager, this will include assistance with projects and management of risk assessment actions.

In addition to the above the role will involve some levels of basic administrative tasks, as well as assistance with some ad-hoc project-based works on the portfolios various building services upgrades.

This will be a development role, growing in maturity through practical and theoretical training. The candidate will be enthusiastic and willing to learn about facilities management and building services

What you can expect as our Area Facilities Manager

  • Be the first point of escalation for the building teams for reactive tickets
  • Liaise with helpdesk on outstanding issues, quoted works etc.
  • Liaise with Hard & Soft FM contractors on minor works requests
  • Arrange access with site teams for contractor visits including OOH works
  • Undertake site training and familiarisation for new building managers
  • Undertake site visits and escort sub-contractors where required
  • Coordinate insurance inspections with building managers and attend to assist where needed
  • Take risk assessment actions from FM portal into TOG action plan template and distribute to correct stakeholders
  • Ensure RA actions are closed out and keep FM portal up to date
  • Populate and monitor a new FM log book (Fire, H&S, Contractor Management
  • Keep site H&S folder up to date with newest versions of documents and archive outdated documents
  • Undertake site inventories and populate fire and emergency plans and isolation point drawings
  • Assist site with the knowledge of the fire and emergency plan
  • Monitor on-going building issues and assist FMs where possible
  • Undertake Quarterly FM building audits
  • Undertake quality assurance across the portfolio for both hard and soft services
  • Monitor performance framework and weekly KPI's on M&E contract
  • Raise PO's for works inline with approval chains


We'd love to hear from you if you've got

  • Knowledge of building services and their purpose
  • Knowledge of shared office space and co-working
  • Maintaining good all-round knowledge and experience of Facilities Management including quality
  • management, legal compliance, environmental policies, and general duty of care
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Excel.
  • Experience of working in a shared working environment
  • Experience of training, influencing, and negotiating with staff at all levels to implement change and promote positive outcomes
  • Health and Safety experience


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Guidant Global is acting as an Employment Agency on behalf of The Office Group in relation to this vacancy.