Grade / Salary - ME13 - £42,795 - £45,834 per annum plus £5,000 market supplement per annum
Location - Civic Centre
We are looking for someone to join the Council's in-house facilities service to be a key part of our Major Projects team, with a remit to deliver a service on a trading account basis and generate fee income.
As part of a small team, you will be responsible for providing feasibility studies and design solutions for building maintenance and capital works projects and delivering programmes of work at corporate buildings and operational sites.
You will also be responsible for promoting and managing the team's offer as part of a schools buy-back service to Merton schools.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a proactive, self-motivated problem solver who is commercially astute, able to work under pressure, with the technical knowledge and skills to specify, procure and manage multiple projects.
Candidates will have an appropriate technical qualification at a higher level, such as BTECH HNC/HND in a construction related discipline and either possess or be working towards a recognised relevant professional body.
You will be customer focused with excellent communication and negotiation skills, essential to build and maintain working relationships across a broad spectrum of internal and external stakeholders, including consultants, contractors, public and staff.
For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Edwin O'Donnell - Head of Facilities Management (020 8545 4176).