Facilities Operations Manager - Based in Wallingford, Oxfordshire

About the role

If you are a talented Facilities Manager and you want the opportunity to demonstrate great leadership skills whilst working within a relaxed working environment, this is the position for you!

We are looking for a talented individual to take the lead position as Facilities Operations Manager. Your task will be to provide management, budgetary control and support to the Facilities support staff at this world leading environmental research centre.

Your specific areas of responsibilities will include managing a team of general facilities support and catering staff.  Manage the operational site facilities budget and monitor the procurement and receipting function as well as taking operational responsibility of in-house and outsourced facilities. 

About you

To carry out this role you will need to have a relevant degree or equivalent professional qualification and suitable experience.  BIFM membership of at least Member grade. 

You should be able to lead a team of people as well as have experience of financial and procurement management.  You should also have an awareness of facilities related Health, Safety and Environmental regulations.

What we offer

We take care of our employees by offering many benefits such as a public sector pension scheme, 30 days’ annual leave and 10½ days’ public and privilege holidays per annum.

We have an equal opportunities policy and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. People with disabilities and those from ethnic minorities are currently under represented and their applications are particularly welcomed. Guaranteed interview scheme for applicants with disabilities.

How to Apply

Applications are handled by UK SBS; to apply please visit our job board at http://www.topcareer.jobs/Vacancy/irc245877_8430.aspx. Please ensure that you complete an application form as CVs will not be accepted as a standalone. The form should be uploaded via the "My Account" menu option on the "Jobs Home" page Applicants who are unable to apply online should contact UKSBS by telephone on +44 (0)1793 867000 quoting reference number IRC245877.


Closing date: 24th July 2018

Interview date: 14 August 2018

Closing Date: 

24th July 2018