Site Services Manager (Facilities Management)

Job Title: Site Services Manager (Facilities Management)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: £24000 - £25000
Start Date: 2019-06-27 00:00:00
Reference: SDX/TP/RF3182/ML
Contact Name: Magita Lauder
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2019 21:31

Job Description

Are you an experienced Soft Services Manager with a proven track record? Are you a chef by trade?

This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic manager to join our site in Milton Keynes to look after catering, cleaning and security services. Great leadership skills and a catering/hospitality management experience is a must.

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Main responsibilities
  • Operational & financial responsibility of catering, cleaning & security services. Personnel and admin support of security.
  • Act as chef to the catering function, providing suitable catering offerings for breakfast and dinner services.
  • Deliver a consistent level of service within Company standards, to contract specification and agreed performance, qualitative and financial targets
  • Ensure services are delivered on site within budget, controlling spending to maximise profitability
  • Effective client relationship management – ensuring positive, partnership working and client retention
  • Management of all vendors, ensuring compliance to Client and Sodexo policies
  • To drive a positive H&S culture on site
  • Effective management of labour resource on site
Ideal candidate
  • Experience of service delivery in a chef/head chef role or similar
  • Experience of performance management within the workplace
  • Demonstrable background in service delivery to a large client
  • Knowledge of risk management and the mitigation of risk
  • Sound commercial knowledge
  • An ability to build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders across the contract
  • Good problem-solving skills and an ability to work autonomously
  • High level of IT literacy
  • IOSH equivalent or similar
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