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Facilities Manager

  • Location:

    Manchester, England

  • Sector:

    Real Estate & Property Services, Facilities Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + + car or £5000 car allowance.

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -122021-75492_1641826718

  • Published:

    10 January 2022

  • Expiry date:

    11 March 2022

  • Start date:


Our client, a privately owned property company is looking for an additional Facilities Manager to join their already established facilities team based in Manchester.

This is a multi-site role where you will be managing 10-15 mixed use commercial properties across the city and Greater Manchester area.

In this role you will have complete autonomy over your diary as well as flexible working.


  • Reporting into the Director of Facilities

  • Leading on Health & Safety for your sites, making sure that all the buildings have up to date risk assessments for Water/Fire/Asbestos/Health and Safety.

  • Making sure any hazards highlighted in these risk assessments are addressed or have a trail for any outstanding issues.

  • Undertake weekly inspections of each of the properties to report and address further health and safety items.

  • Report all issues to the site surveyor.

  • Provide ideas and initiatives to the site that may enhance the properties.

  • Mange all contractors but keeping up with KPI's.

  • Inspect work of contractors and keep daily interactions with them.

  • Ensure up to date contracts are in place for all services with accurate costings and specification of works.

  • Have control over budgets while also proving and presenting the draft budget to site surveyors in a timely manner.

  • Ensure all statutory compliance works are carried out with the relevant documentation in place.

  • Ensure all administration is in order and be a point of contact for all tenants and contractors.

  • Raise and place orders with contractors for planned and reactive works.

  • Ensure relevant H&S documentation is in place and certified by the H&S department prior to any works being carried out.

  • Code and authorise all invoices relating to works on your properties.

  • Liaise with all building managers at the sites to make sure the buildings are running smoothly

  • Overseeing projects and working with the tenants to orchestrate these works.

What this role is for you:

  • Chance to be part of a well-established company with an already well-established portfolio and team.

  • Competitive salary and incentives.

  • Working hours will be 9:00 - 5:30pm.

  • Ownership of your own cluster of buildings within a large portfolio.

  • Great support from the wider team and line manager

If you are interested, please apply online with your CV today as this role may interview and appoint before the closing date of this advert.