Contract Manager - Leeds
We have an exciting opportunity for a Contract Manager to join an innovative and friendly Facilities Services organisation in Leeds
As a Contract Manager you will deliver a broad range of Facilities Management expertise and have proven ability of delivering FM services within a challenging environment demonstrating the ability to work individually as well as managing and supporting a team.
Summary of role:
- Contract Manager
- Salary £45,000
- Facilities Management
The Contract Manager will lead and take ultimate responsibility for the delivery of operational day-to-day FM Contracts for services including hard and soft services, Variation & Lifecycle works within complex environments with a number of key stakeholders
Ensure service delivery exceeds customer expectations and delivers excellence, working closely with the Client to maximise the asset and contract potential.
- Maximise profits whilst achieving the required quality standards with minimal penalty deductions.
Manage commercial contract matters to minimise the risk, ensuring budget targets are exceeded
Ensure the project is managed in accordance with H&S best practice
Provide overall leadership to the site team to provide a customer focused, cost effective, and efficient FM service, including line management responsibility.
Work in collaboration with the Client to develop and implement FM initiatives
Manage P&L accounts for FM services, variations and lifecycle replacement within agreed budget targets
Ensure a robust asset management system is in place backed up by effective use of QFM or another relevant CAFM system
Ensure full compliance with legislation, relevant contract requirements, maintenance standards and associated policies & procedures and accredited quality standards.
Ensure appropriate contracts are in place with any suppliers or subcontractors
Work closely with compliance team and feed in to relevant processes and systems as required
Demonstrate the Company's core values of respect, involve, trust, challenge and deliver excellence.
Form part of on-call rota with availability 24/7 to attend site as necessary.
- Technical/M&E or Soft FM background or experience
Extensive working knowledge of Facilities management contracts
Education sector experience advantage but not essential
Over 5 years Facilities Management experience within a challenging environment is essential, preferably within the Public Sector environment.
Over 3 years' experience of leading an FM operational team
- Recognised relevant qualification in FM / Engineering / Construction / Soft Services.
- Experience of PFI contracts
Strong Soft Services experience in a similar environment
Good Technical Knowledge
Management of FM direct/outsourced service delivery
Effective Communicator and Team Leader
Proactive 'can do' management style
Experienced in the operation of an FM software package i.e. QFM / Maximo etc.