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Facilities Operations Manager

Location: London SW1, Pall Mall
Closing date: 4 March 2019

£59,164 pa + benefits

We have an outstanding opportunity for a Facilities Operations Manager in our Human Resources and Facilities Management Division.

The successful candidate will provide support on the full range of non-IT related building, property and facilities services, to the Secretariat’s three sites including; building maintenance, contract management, security, office support services, Health and Safety  and sustainability management (including our ISO 50001 Energy Management system), conferences and events, along with property and space management services. You will be making a valuable contribution to the effective running of the Commonwealth Secretariat.

To be considered, you must have a degree in Facilities Management or related qualification or a IWFM Level 4 Diploma in Facilities Management Practice or equivalent. You will also have a NEBOSH or IOSH Managing Safely qualification or equivalent. In addition to this, you will be an excellent communicator and will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience of working in a similar facilities management role, within a medium to large organisation including line management responsibility. Experience of managing a Grade 1 or 2 listed heritage building and major office consolidation projects are also essential requirements.

We are the inter-governmental body of the Commonwealth, comprising 53 sovereign states. Our aim is to provide sustainable development through professional advice, transfer of best practice, and the enhancement of skills and knowledge, all to the betterment of over two billion citizens. Our efforts are concentrated where we have a clear ability to add global value.

To join us, you must be a Commonwealth Citizen.

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The closing date for applications is 4 March 2019, at 17:00 GMT.