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Facilities Manager

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Our client in the financial services industry is seeking to employ a Facilities Manager. The organisation offers integrated retirement, investment, life and insurance solutions to create, grow and protect your wealth and assets.


Facilities service

  • Manage the daily delivery of hard and soft services
  • Help Desk resolution within TAT
  • Optimise the life span of building and equipment through a maintenance program
  • Monitor statutory regulations, policies, procedures implementation and track adherence
  • Ensure procedures are in place to mitigate and implement corrective action w.r.t. legal compliance in respect of premises
  • Manage the planned maintenance activities and ensure execution of the R and M strategy
  • Project manage all refurbishments, R and M deferred projects and additions of buildings
  • Coastal FM’s will require to manage multiple buildings with approximate 500 staff in total

Property Rationalisation and Space optimisation and Planning

  • Reduce the property portfolio in line with business strategy
  • Optimise, consolidate and sublet space
  • Maintain building plans i.r.o. space layouts and staff
  • Implement organisation standards across the business units

Contractor Management

  • Conduct effective performance measurement of suppliers
  • Do regular benchmarking in line with Procurement guidelines

Customer experience, TCF

  • Manage customer experience at all touch points
  • Implement the 6 TCF ways in daily operations

Systems and reporting

  • Ensure all reporting is delivered as per agreed timeline
  • Monitor systems and manage up time

Human Resources

  • Conduct all Performance reviews and contracting as per timeline
  • Support direct reports with development to perform deliverables
  • Build motivation and capabilities within the team


  • Manage CAPEX and OPEX Budgets as per delegation
  • Manage spend in line with forecast and provide input during budget cycle for cost centre
  • Compile the splits and submit the various accounts to finance for re-allocation per cost centre


  • Arrange and provide assistance on events sanctioned by Sandton events team
  • Invoicing not the accountability of the FM team
  • Building events must be arranged as part of the various committees within those premises
  • Responsibility lies with FM to ensure all HSE and legislative requirements are brought under events team attention before such event proceeds


Qualifications and Experience

  • Must have an engineering qualification
  • 5 - 8 years’ experience in Facilities management or related field (Essential)
  • Certificate in Facilities Management
  • Technical qualification Electrical or HVAC (Desirable)
  • Matric / Grade 12 (Essential)
  • Driver License EB / Code 08 (Essential)


Requirements and Skills

  • BMS – Building Management System
  • CAFM – computer aided facilities management system
  • HVAC
  • Q-Pro Audits
  • HSE / Compliance
  • BCM
  • Management and engineering skills are very crucial for the role
  • The candidate will manage both Stellenbosch and the Cape Town office


Kindly note, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application please consider it unsuccessful

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Market Related


Banking/Finance And Investment

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Cost To Company

Affirmative Action


Geographic Location

Western Cape - Cape Town CBD