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Director of Facilities


InterContinental Group
Location: Dorking
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Management
Category: General Manager Jobs
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Description

We are looking for Director of Facilities

Are you a Director of Facilities, looking for a role that will offer you Flexibility, variety, diversity that owns, shapes & executes the Properties functional strategy, for the iconic Wotton Country Estate HotelBased in Dorking, this role will work across the property, which is part of InterContinental Hotel Group, a FTSE 100 Company with a Global footprint that specialise in delivering exceptional services to its guests and team.

As Director of Facilities, you will effectively work through the team, execute the activities needed to ensure the properties are maintained to the highest standards, systems are fit for purpose, ensure the properties are able to operate efficiently, and that the building, and the persons within it are always safe and secure.This role will give a great opportunity for a Director of Facilities to stamp their mark on the properties and play a major part in this company’s growth and development.

The Role:

The Director of Facilities is a pivotal role and sits on the Properties Executive Team, reporting directly to the Hotel Manager, the role has several areas of Accountability including.

PPM schedule | reactive maintenance | testing and record keeping | upkeep of technical systems |contractor and supplier relations |property condition | fire, life and safety | security | green engage | technology | special projects

The Role itself is to:

* Supports the creation of and executes the properties facilities strategy that spans all areas of accountability as listed
* Has full accountability for budget in areas of accountability listed, including planned capital expenditure on property and infrastructure
* Signs off on all facilities team recruitment, rostering and any other service contracts required to ensure the effective and efficient manning and services are provided to meet the needs of, as a minimum, the building, brand safety standards, insurance, licenses and risk assessments
* Thorough knowledge of statutory regulations, and working with other executive team members and departmental heads ensures the business is always operated within the law
* Supports all departments to ensure the property, fixtures, fittings, plant and machinery is always kept in good condition, supports carbon reduction and any servicing required and records needed are up to date and stored safely
* Ensuring The property and its contents (including people) are kept safe and secure
* Leads Performance Management activities for all facilities team managers and team members
* Solves complex problems impacting multiple departments or sub-functions and makes it right
* Can explain the purpose and vision of the facilities function in a way which is meaningful and motivating to the team & wider audience.
* Aware of market trends and able to oversee strategy built on learnings
* Identify a range of opportunities and take specific action to improve performance results
* Takes ownership for leading through change and adapts plans to take account of changing situations
* Embeds culture and enthusiasm and a sense of accountability to deliver great performance
* Builds relationships and networks across and outside the business

The Person:

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience managing a people focused facilities department and have strong people management experience.

* Our ideal candidate will have led (head of department) one or more hotel facilities departments for 3 or more years in a global hotel brand with comparable size and complexity.
* Have extensive experience in at least three of the following; writing and executing a full preventative maintenance program, responsibility for testing and record keeping for fire, life and safety systems, taking remedial action on the fire and water risk assessments, sourcing and working with contractors on technical services and projects, writing a full security risk assessment and taking remedial action, performing update to technology infrastructure, led green engage on property
* Experience in developing, managing and achieving budgets
* Understands ROI and how to articulate this.

Benefits:

Our Director of Facilities has a number of benefits including,

* Up to £40,000, Plus Hotel Bonus Plan of up to 20%
* Opportunities for promotion and transfer across the group
* Company Pension scheme
* 28 days holiday each year, including bank holidays (Increasing with Service to a Max 33 Days)
* Discounted international/worldwide room rates for yourself, family and friends
* Access to our Voluntary Benefits portal which includes discounts on some travel, leisure time activities, health, retail and motoring
* Long service awards which increase with length of service
* Most importantly, we’ll help you grow, and develop your career.

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Director of Facilities, then please click ‘apply’ now!

We’d love to hear from you!

You must meet the legal requirements to work in the UK
Description

We are looking for Director of Facilities

Are you a Director of Facilities, looking for a role that will offer you Flexibility, variety, diversity that owns, shapes & executes the Properties functional strategy, for the iconic Wotton Country Estate HotelBased in Dorking, this role will work across the property, which is part of InterContinental Hotel Group, a FTSE 100 Company with a Global footprint that specialise in delivering exceptional services to its guests and team.

As Director of Facilities, you will effectively work through the team, execute the activities needed to ensure the properties are maintained to the highest standards, systems are fit for purpose, ensure the properties are able to operate efficiently, and that the building, and the persons within it are always safe and secure.This role will give a great opportunity for a Director of Facilities to stamp their mark on the properties and play a major part in this company’s growth and development.

The Role:

The Director of Facilities is a pivotal role and sits on the Properties Executive Team, reporting directly to the Hotel Manager, the role has several areas of Accountability including.

PPM schedule | reactive maintenance | testing and record keeping | upkeep of technical systems |contractor and supplier relations |property condition | fire, life and safety | security | green engage | technology | special projects

The Role itself is to:

* Supports the creation of and executes the properties facilities strategy that spans all areas of accountability as listed
* Has full accountability for budget in areas of accountability listed, including planned capital expenditure on property and infrastructure
* Signs off on all facilities team recruitment, rostering and any other service contracts required to ensure the effective and efficient manning and services are provided to meet the needs of, as a minimum, the building, brand safety standards, insurance, licenses and risk assessments
* Thorough knowledge of statutory regulations, and working with other executive team members and departmental heads ensures the business is always operated within the law
* Supports all departments to ensure the property, fixtures, fittings, plant and machinery is always kept in good condition, supports carbon reduction and any servicing required and records needed are up to date and stored safely
* Ensuring The property and its contents (including people) are kept safe and secure
* Leads Performance Management activities for all facilities team managers and team members
* Solves complex problems impacting multiple departments or sub-functions and makes it right
* Can explain the purpose and vision of the facilities function in a way which is meaningful and motivating to the team & wider audience.
* Aware of market trends and able to oversee strategy built on learnings
* Identify a range of opportunities and take specific action to improve performance results
* Takes ownership for leading through change and adapts plans to take account of changing situations
* Embeds culture and enthusiasm and a sense of accountability to deliver great performance
* Builds relationships and networks across and outside the business

The Person:

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience managing a people focused facilities department and have strong people management experience.

* Our ideal candidate will have led (head of department) one or more hotel facilities departments for 3 or more years in a global hotel brand with comparable size and complexity.
* Have extensive experience in at least three of the following; writing and executing a full preventative maintenance program, responsibility for testing and record keeping for fire, life and safety systems, taking remedial action on the fire and water risk assessments, sourcing and working with contractors on technical services and projects, writing a full security risk assessment and taking remedial action, performing update to technology infrastructure, led green engage on property
* Experience in developing, managing and achieving budgets
* Understands ROI and how to articulate this.

Benefits:

Our Director of Facilities has a number of benefits including,

* Up to £40,000, Plus Hotel Bonus Plan of up to 20%
* Opportunities for promotion and transfer across the group
* Company Pension scheme
* 28 days holiday each year, including bank holidays (Increasing with Service to a Max 33 Days)
* Discounted international/worldwide room rates for yourself, family and friends
* Access to our Voluntary Benefits portal which includes discounts on some travel, leisure time activities, health, retail and motoring
* Long service awards which increase with length of service
* Most importantly, we’ll help you grow, and develop your career.

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Director of Facilities, then please click ‘apply’ now!

We’d love to hear from you!

You must meet the legal requirements to work in the UK
Apply on company site

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