London South Bank University (LSBU) is one of London's largest and oldest universities with over 23,000 students and 2,000 staff. Since 1892, the University has been providing vocationally-relevant, accredited and professionally recognised education. The University has a large and diverse Central London estate portfolio with over 20 buildings totalling 120,000m2 in size. LSBU has invested heavily in the development of the University estate over the last decade and has ambitious development plans.
Our work has impact. It changes lives, builds communities, strengthens society and breaks down barriers to brilliance. And we will keep working until the playing field is level for everyone.
Based within Estates and Academic Environment (EAE) the role will be responsible for the delivery of high-quality maintenance and minor works projects to the LSBU Group. LSBU Group is a family of education providers, led by London South Bank University. We work to a shared educational framework across secondary, further, higher education and beyond.
Reporting to the Group Maintenance Manager, the Facilities Manager will be responsible for our new campus in Croydon https://www.lsbu.ac.uk/student-life/our-campuses/croydon/explore-the-campus-electric-house This is a prestigious listed building that goes live in September. You will be responsible for the contract management of all our FM service providers across all aspects of hard and soft FM. These services include, but are not restricted to, building maintenance, cleaning, security, porterage, post and front of house services, and compliance.
The successful candidate will possess a strong understanding of all aspects of planned and reactive maintenance either in a similar client side/end user role or as a Contract Manager with a service provider. You will be focused on ensuring full records of compliance are upheld and work proactively with all service partners to ensure effective delivery of services.
For a confidential discussion please contact our advisor Michael Hewlett of The Management Recruitment Group on firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for online applications is Sunday 15th August 2021.
The Management Recruitment Group has been exclusively retained for this campaign. All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to them.