Head of Estates

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    Facilities Management

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    Annette Jamieson

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    15/08/2019 13:15:48

Head of Estates
*Providing a strategic advice to our public sector customers to drive value from their asset base
*Developing strategic asset management as a service offering from the business
*Establishing, developing and growing a high quality Estate Management function within the FM business
*Recommending systems and processes that support the performance of the business and our customers estate
*Working closely with the FM business to create an integrated Estates and FM offering to the public sector market
*Creating strategies that drive long term value and income from the Estate
*Working with our customers to ensure the Strategic Asset Management Plan is aligned to the Corporate Plan / Vision
*Working with our clients, partners and other public / private sector bodies to shape an effective strategy that is capable of delivery
*Creating operational plans to underpin the delivery of the strategy
*Assisting in minimising the cost of the client's portfolio in the areas of delegated responsibility such as; service charges, insurance and other outgoings
*Negotiating with Landlords and agents to secure the most beneficial terms and costs
*Effective management of vacant and underutilised space

To join us, we're looking for:

*A full understanding of the Corporate Real Estate property management business
*MRICS qualified with Estate Management or other relevant University degree
*Demonstrable experience of working with the Public Sector over a number of years and programmes
*High quality track record in the leadership of an Estates function
*Track record of involvement with property disposals, acquisitions for investment or occupier and Property Asset Management
*An understanding of: lease management; Landlord and Tenant law; Key lease event management
*Knowledge of O6ix property management software or similar an advantage
*The ability to handle large and varied workload; customer facing skills; excellent reporting skills
*Well established team-working skills

If interested in this role please send CV to annette.jamieson@search.co.uk or call me on 0141-272-7737

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