Facilities & Incident Ground Manager

28 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Facilities and Incident Ground Manager

A full-time, permanent position based in Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire

A competitive salary & benefits package is offer to attract the right talent

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About the role

You will be responsible for managing all site-wide services in respect of property management with the aim of ensuring a suitable and safe working environment for employees, customers and visitors. You will also ensure the efficient and effective resourcing and coordination of the Incident Ground including the vehicle fleet and all Fire Ground activities.

About Capita | Fire Service College

Capita Fire Service Collage is part of Capita plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.

We are an award-winning leader in fire and emergency response training and one of the world's largest operational fire and rescue training facilities. We provide dedicated training for fire and rescue services (FRSs), emergency responders and a wide spectrum of commercial and public sector clients globally.

In March 2013 the College moved from government ownership to Capita in order to secure future investment. Under Capita the College is maintained as a pioneering facility for the fire and rescue services both in the UK and overseas.

What you will do:

* Lead a talented group of approximately 40 professionals across 2 teams
* Take ownership of site strategy and liaise with key group stakeholders
* Be a key membership of SHE (Safety Health Environment) workgroup and the Senior Management Team
* Produce routine reporting of departmental progress, finances, issues and risks (to include briefing Exec Board as required)
* Negotiate with contractors and suppliers and ensure contractor management systems are robust, efficient and adhered to
* Ensure all facilities meet Government Regulations, Building Regulations, Environmental, Health, Safety and Security Standards
* Deliver and maintain a clear College communications plan for all Operations staff, driving improved flow of necessary information and high speed of decision making

Your experience will include:

* Current experience of successfully managing and leading a large team
* Strong contract management experience, preferably within facilities management
* Working knowledge of building services and Health & Safety regulations, ideally within a large site environment
* Proven ability to forecast and control budgets
* Exceptional problem solving and decision making skills
* Excellent communication and negotiating skills

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

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