Facilities Manager

Our client is part of the world's largest vehicle remarketing company offering a wide range of products and services to the automotive sector across the world.

Part of a privately owned American corporation, they operate across five continents, in 19 countries where its 20,000 employees handle a staggering 10 million vehicles a year.

Here in the UK they operate a nationwide network of 16 physical remarketing centres, a collect and inspect operation, an award winning Retail Services business that provides a diverse range of innovative automotive marketing solutions to over 30 manufacturers and 3,000 franchised dealers as well as one of the UK's largest used vehicle classified website.

Reporting to the Group Risk Manager, the Facilities Manager will work with a team of Health & Safety and Facilities Coordinators at each nominated business location, to ensure that the local management of H&S and Facilities are in accordance with group policies, the company's Health & Safety and Environmental Management Systems and in accordance with all relevant legislation. You will be responsible for identifying and providing improvements to all building facilities management systems so as to improve resilience and efficiency, along with maintaining the appearance of all locations within your remit to a high and professional standard.

You will support the companies' commitment towards its OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 Objectives and you will ensure that each business location maintains a high standard of compliance in order to retain certification.

The successful Facilities Manager will have previous experience within a similar role and ideally with a company certified to OHSAS 18001 and / or ISO 14001. You'll have strong negotiation and communication skills and be confident at influencing at all levels within the business. To be successful in the role, you'll need strong analytical and reporting skills and be computer literate.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Newquay, Plymouth, Torquay, Exeter, Taunton, Bristol, Weymouth, Portsmouth, Southampton, Eastbourne, Brighton, Maidstone

Salary : up to 30,000 + car

Date Advertised : 27 Nov 2012

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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