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General Manager - Estates

Location: Central Bristol
Posted: 28/07/2020

Salary: £53168 - £62001
Job Type: Permanent

Do you have a proven track record in the operational management of large Estates?

Do you possess knowledge and experience in the technical field of Hard FM? 

Our client, a large and well-respected public-sector provider based in Bristol, is looking for a General Manager with credible experience and knowledge in managing the Hard FM function of a large Estate.  The primary objective will be the planning and managing the delivery of all Hard FM maintenance and grounds maintenance.   

As General Manager, the successful applicant will lead and drive a proactive approach to Hard FM, ensuring there are robust processes, mechanisms and tools in place to deliver services on time and to the highest standards.

In return, there is a competitive salary and excellent benefits package including a leading employer pension contribution of over 20% per annum!

The role of General Manager is incredibly varied, and the key duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and managing all planned preventive maintenance, repairs and minor works
  • Managing associated budgets and staff (including an in-house workforce of 80+ trade staff) across multiple sites
  • Managing the service ensuring best use of available resources
  • Planning and ensuring effective and efficient service delivery
  • Maintaining Estate statutory, regulatory and HTM compliance
  • Deputising for the Associate Director of Estates 

Due to the nature of this General Manager role, the successful candidate should have a proven track record in the operational management of large Estates.  This is alongside knowledge in technical field of Hard FM and experience of stakeholder management at a senior level.  Chartered membership of a recognised body would be preferred i.e. IHEEM, IMECHE, RICS, RIBA, CIOB etc. 

If you are interested in this General Manager position, then please apply or get in contact today.