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Associate Director of Facilities Management

Job Description

Finegreen are currently supporting a large NHS organisation in the appointment of a senior facilities management professional. This role is part of an exciting time for this organisation, who are going through a period of positive change improving services for patients within their care.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • A key member of the trust Senior Management, with responsibility for the strategic and operational management of the complete range of Facilities Management functions (soft FM) across the organisation;

  • The Associate Director of Facilities Management will be responsible for the delivery of a high-quality service, ensuring compliance with statutory and mandatory obligations, and the delivery of professional standards across the department;

  • Work in partnership with Directors and Clinical Business Units to ensure that adequate resources exist to ensure the provision of professional, safe and high quality services;

  • Be a key contributor to the development and implementation of the trust corporate strategy and will ensure that all relevant policies and national standards are implemented and maintained;

  • Lead the soft FM teams and be a key contributor to the senior management team and strategic leadership of the organisation - delivering to targets and implementing continuous improvement in a dynamic, changing environment;

  • Ensure that strategic objectives are achieved, and key performance standards are delivered, which reflect the contractual arrangements of the organisation via Service Level Agreements;

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent training and experience in the field of Facilities Management (i.e. Soft FM);

  • Membership of appropriate professional body/or at least five years equivalent experience;

  • Extensive knowledge of the NHS environment;

  • Extensive experience of Soft FM functions at senior manager level including responsibility for the strategic planning, service delivery and budgetary control for a large directorate or service.

If you are interested in the role, please contact Donna Larder on 0161 2419674 or send your to