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Posted 12 days ago by Sodexo
Location Enfield Job Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £50000 Sector Facilities

Are you an experienced Facilities Manager with Soft services bias looking to develop into an IFM role? Or perhaps you are already a time served Integrated Facilities Manager? Is Enfield in North London a suitable location for you? We want to hear from you!

Due to a new contract acquisition we have a great opening for an experienced facilities management professional to join and look after catering, cleaning, vending, post & courier services and laundry services on site. It would be essential that you would have managed catering and at least one more of the above categories before. Hard services experience in addition to catering would give you some serious brownie points. It will be a great fit for an enthusiastic facilities manager with bags of initiative and ambition to develop. This role comes with a salary of up to £50k, a bonus and Sodexo employee benefits.


Main responsibilities
  • Drive continuous improvement and operational best practice
  • Compliant delivery and performance of contracted services as measured through performance management systems
  • Identify opportunities for growth and support with innovations
  • Manage and lead the team to deliver excellence to achieve service quality and client satisfaction
  • Adhere to all HSE policies and procedures to drive a zero harm safety culture;
  • Manage budgets to maintain and achieve financial targets
  • Identify cost saving opportunities for the client
  • Innovation / initiative implementation
Ideal candidate
  • Substantial FM Soft Services background
  • H&S Qualification and working knowledge of it
  • IT literate
  • People Management experience
  • Ability to interpret and utilise financial information
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven experience of developing profitable relationships for multi-site contracts  
  • Broad commercial FM experience and business acumen, knowledge of external industry developments & Contract development models
  • Experienced in leading company initiatives and change management processes  
  • Experience in identifying and selling organic business growth
  • Strong communication, and negotiation skills
  • Excellent client relationship management
  • Experience working in a standards/compliance environment
About the company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process