Job Search

Latest jobs with G4S

Soft Services Lead

Return to Search Results
Job Reference: G4S/US/4176
Number of Positions: 1
Job Category: Facilities Management
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
Location: Bridgwater
G4S Region: UK & Ireland
Country:United Kingdom

G4S Business Unit:
Closing Date: 23/11/2017
Package Description: 25 days holiday, Life assurance, Contributory Pension

Job Introduction:

We are currently recruiting for a Soft Services Lead for our contract in Bridgwater, Somerset.

G4S Facilities Management improves the lives of thousands of people across the UK, Ireland and the Channel Islands, by creating productive, safe and smooth working environments. At G4S we are used to working in critical and secure environments. Our expertise in sectors such as defence, prisons, courts and hospitals is second to none. This expertise also reassures our clients in education, banking and utilities, where they welcome our extra vigilance when maintaining and operating their buildings.

G4S have been established for over 100 years, operate in 120 countries, globally and employ 640K people. The opportunities for development and growth within such a vast company are extraordinary.

Role Responsibility:

The Soft Services Lead will assist the Soft Services Manager in taking full responsibility for the delivery of housekeeping services.

Reporting to the Soft Services Manager the main responsibilities of this role include:

  • Developing, improving and maintaining an exceptionally strong working relationship with client contacts, subcontractors, suppliers and G4S staff
  • Managing and allocating resources to meet daily delivery schedules and business requirements for these services within the prescribed budget
  • Working closely with the client, offering and sharing advice and knowledge, taking a joined up approach in relation to FM service delivery
  • Leading and developing a multi skilled team to meet both the client and operational demands
  • Ensuring that robust procedures and processes are in place and adhered to in order to maintain staffing levels appropriate to contractual requirements
  • Assisting the Soft Services Manager in managing the departmental budget
  • Assisting the Soft Services Manager in the collating of monthly and annual reports
  • Complying with the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Complying with all G4S and contractual policies and procedures as required
  • Assisting with the mobilisation of new services
  • Coaching and developing the housekeeping team of days and night supervisors.

The Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar role. They will possess good people management skills and will have extensive experience in managing a team. The ideal candidate will be able to develop a quick and in-depth understanding of the contract requirements and obligations and will have the ability to allocate and monitor workloads.

People who applied for this job also applied for:

51.1283378 -3.0037045

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.


Career Centre Cookies

The Career Centre stores essential cookies. It also stores cookies to improve your experience. Although you may turn cookies off, this may affect your enjoyment of the site. To see more information on how we use cookies please click here. If you continue to browse our site without turning cookies off we will assume you have consented.