Facilities Manager / Site Maintenance - Leading eCommerce Brand

Team RR
Colchester, Essex
£25,000 + Company Bonus Scheme (15%) + Additional Benefits
09 Apr 2018
02 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Facilities Manager / Site Maintenance - Leading eCommerce Brand
Colchester, CO4
£25,000 + Company Bonus Scheme (15%) + Additional Benefits

We are officially one of the UK’s fastest growing companies. Not only did we rank number 34 in the recent Sunday Times Fast Track league table, but we also placed as the 6th fastest growing online retailer in the UK.

Despite such success, we are just at the start of our journey. With 13 European websites and counting, plus expansion into the USA, China and beyond; we have ambitions to become the No.1 online sports nutrition brand in Europe – and ultimately the world. We need your help to do this. Join the likes of Anthony Joshua, Tom Daley, Jonathan Joseph, Lucy Watson & Lucy Mecklenburgh - our brand ambassadors who all share our vision to Dominate Life™ and be the best…

We need your help to do this…

The Facilities Manager will be responsible for all site facilities including warehouse, production, office environment and yard including maintenance, and other services. Ensuring that the needs of the organisation, employees, and/or visitors are met. Facilitating a safe, efficient, presentable working environment through continuous monitoring realising both continuous improvement and step change with larger projects.

What will you be doing?

+ Manage the maintenance of the building by performing repairs with internal staff or contracting maintenance services as needed
+ Track building upkeep as well as anticipated long- and short-term improvements and maintenance
+ Keep the surrounding grounds properly cared for and landscaped
+ Interview and hire certain facility employees and contractors, such as maintenance staff and janitorial services
+ Upkeep of site Health and Safety records
+ Handle certain administrative tasks, such as preparing reports for facility owners
+ Plan and coordinate all installations (telecommunications, heat, electricity etc.) and refurbishments
+ Manage the upkeep of equipment and supplies to meet health and safety standards
+ Supervise potential future facilities staff and external contractors
+ Create a budget for various facility needs and expenses
+ Use best business practices to manage and reduce operation costs
+ Review utilities consumption and strive to minimise costs
+ Compare costs for various services and goods before choosing the best options for the facility

What are we looking for?

+ Proven experience as facilities manager or relevant position
+ Well-versed in technical/engineering operations and facilities management best practices
+ Familiarity with building upkeep, Structural issues, and grounds maintenance
+ Great problem-solving skills
+ Team working and interpersonal skills
+ Ability to work to deadlines and keep within budgets
+ Ability to manage and plan budget
+ Ability to look at efficiency and overall cost effectiveness
+ Flexible scheduling

Working hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5.30pm


+ Salary: £25,000 per annum
+ Annual Company Bonus Scheme – up to 15%
+ Pension
+ Company discount scheme
+ Perk Box subscription with reduced price gym memberships, cinema tickets and free mobile phone insurance
+ Career progression

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Facilities Officer, Facilities Site Maintenance Engineer, Facilities Engineer

Interested? Just Apply Below...

...But first a little formality. By applying you explicitly consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. If you have any pre-application questions please contact us quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.