Principal Officer – HQ Facilities Management

Date posted: 09/01/2020

Closing date: 27 January, 2020 12:00 pm

Hours per week: 35

Salary: £35,964 - £39,303

Location: No 1 Mann Island, Liverpool

Employment type: Full Time

Contract type: Permanent

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Principal Officer – HQ Facilities Management, in the Asset Management Division

Reporting to the Technical Services Manager the post holder will be based in the Mann Island HQ building and will be responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the Mann Island building.  The post holder will manage and lead the in house domestic cleaning team and the Concierge and Portering function serving the building.  The post holder will also be responsible for the operational and building management of Georges Dock Building

With a background in either a construction, estate management or engineering related profession, candidates will be expected to possess and demonstrate;

  • Experience in an event management environment.
  • Experience with working alongside high profile tenants and dealing with lease obligations and other issues
  • Commercial awareness and management of internal budgets.
  • Ability to negotiate and manage commercial contracts, with support from legal officers.
  • Long term strategic planning and delivery.

Merseytravel is the transport advisor to Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and applicants should have the ability to lead and manage staff and tenants by example.

As well as providing excellent conditions of service Merseytravel offers a wide range of compensation and benefits including generous holiday entitlements and occupational sick pay; membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme with employer contribution; Occupational Health support, onsite physiotherapy, employee assistance programme, access to a wide range of Learning and Development opportunities and discounted Gym memberships.

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