Facility Management Consultant

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Facility Management, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Energy

Hays Recruitment are currently recruiting for an experienced Facility Manger to join our client, a leading Consultancy based in Cork.

Facilities Management Consultant
We have a fantastic opportunity for a motivated Facilities Management Consultant to join our vibrant and enthusiastic group based in Ireland. You will be supporting the delivery of Assets and Operations projects throughout Europe. The challenge for many Asset Owners, Managers and Operators is getting true value out of their assets and understanding how best to utilise them. The unique strength of the client in providing advice is founded on the pragmatic application of the Asset Management and Facility Management principles outlined in the ISO 55000 and ISO 41000 series.

The role offers the Facilities Management Consultant the opportunity to work on projects which generally fall under the following five pillars:
  • Responsible Business - Creating value for people, the business and the environment
  • Business Resilience - Safeguarding against shocks, protecting stakeholder value and navigating change
  • Enhanced Performance - Using assets more intelligently and efficiently to better meet organisational, societal and environmental needs
  • Investment Planning - Delivering impact through funding and financing for capital investments
  • Digital Integration - Unlocking opportunities with data and technology

Your responsibilities
  • Work under limited supervision, referring up as necessary, within a defined area of responsibility on asset & operations projects.
  • Checking the quality and accuracy of own and others work including assisting with the development of others through providing guidance, training and feedback.
  • Representing your team or group at external meetings and you may be involved in developing events, activities and internal projects of some complexity.
  • Have regular client interaction beginning with understanding their scope, development of the project and then full implementation.

Work in a team environment and be involved with the following:
  • Development of policies and strategies in relation to asset management and facilities management.
  • Strategic Sourcing of Hard and Soft Services, including the mobilisation, operational monitoring and optimisation of contracts.
  • Budget planning including assessment of asset portfolios and development of Capex and Opex budgets.
  • Development of Asset Information Strategies and determining the appropriate use of technology.
  • Supporting clients to meet their Statutory & Regulatory Compliance obligations.
  • Assisting clients to ensure that their assets are reliable, and that appropriate business continuity and care plans are in place.

Your Education/Profile
  • Recognised relevant tertiary qualifications in a relevant Bachelors (Hons) Science Technology, Engineering or Mathematic (STEM) degree or similar area
  • A minimum 4 years asset management, facilities management, project management or related experience
  • Working knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations, codes of practice, and guidelines
  • Positively motivated and foster team spirit at times of pressure, including assisting others to meet deadlines.

Preferred Education / Attributes
  • Property & Facilities Management – Level 7-8, accredited.
  • Facility Engineering – Level 8 accredited by Engineers Ireland
  • Facilities Management - Level 5-8 accredited IWFM
  • Certificate / Diploma in Asset Management accredited by the Institute of Asset Management
  • Certificate in Facility Management / Certified Facility Manager accredited by IWFM
  • Membership of relevant professional body such as IWFM, IFMA, Engineers Ireland, CIBSE, CIOB, or equivalent.

  • Desire to develop a career in Assets & Operations and advance and grow in the role.
  • A willingness and positivity to integrate into an already established team.
  • Organized and ability to multitask with a strong attention to detail.
  • Good decision-making skills with the ability to solve reactive problems.

What you need to do now
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Talk to Noel O' Donovan, the specialist consultant managing this position

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