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Campus Facilities Manager – Soft Services Governance

AstraZeneca UK

Location: Cheshire East

Job Type: Full time


Campus Facilities Manager – Soft Services Governance

Are you ready to lead the interface between the customer and the service delivery organisation across a range of services to people and/or assets? As a Campus Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for the commercial governance of the soft service provision service which includes catering, cleaning, events and workplace experience. You will maintain effective relationships with customers and suppliers to incorporate future demand with the FM & Campus strategy.

You will be jointly accountable for setting the direction for FM soft services and improving its overall performance. You will lead and influence cultural change and a step change in performance across FM. You will support the delivery of the FM Integrated Management System through proactive ownership of identified elements within it. You will drive supplier performance improvement and develop service strategies that ensure security of supply and optimum performance. You will ensure appropriate performance measurement processes are in place to manage service delivery and drive service improvements through data collection, performance metrics and learning reviews.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • In-depth knowledge of the operational needs of pharmaceutical business

  • Ability to engage, interact and appropriately challenge with multiple customers at different levels across the business

  • Development of supplier partnerships to deliver immediate customer expectations, in addition to medium and long term strategic initiatives

  • Commercial knowledge of facility management contracts and supplier agreements

  • Ability to network internally & externally and to translate this into tangible business improvements

  • Demonstrable understanding of the AZ business agenda and how the FM can drive / impact business performance

  • Ability to deliver through others who they do not directly manage

Desirable Skills/Experience:

  • Facilities Management qualification (i.e IWFM)
  • Management & Leadership qualification (i.e. ILM)
  • Full working knowledge of GMP requirements related to service provisions in a manufacturing environment

At AstraZeneca, we are driven by our commitment to deliver accelerated growth and to make people's lives better. We thrive in our often intense and ambiguous environment, seeking out new challenges and working towards new solutions. We are part of an inclusive and giving community, we support and help each other on our journeys. We are intellectually stimulated by constant learning. There's potential for multiple, global careers and great rewards, for those who embrace the diverse opportunities.

Are you ready to make a meaningful impact on people's lives with life-changing medicines? Join us in Operations where everyone feels a personal connection to the people that we impact. From our science labs to manufacturing at scale, we are committed to delivering at the highest quality. It's inspiring and rewarding work, influencing every part of the product lifecycle to deliver life-changing medicines. To ultimately make people's lives better. from patients and their families to all of us in society.

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now!

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