Senior Manager, Technical Services, United Kingdom (Based in London, United Kingdom)

Employment Type:  Permanent
Location:  United Kingdom

The Role


This position will be responsible for leading the multiple projects on commercial and student accommodation assets. You will manage service providers to implement the execution of CAPEX/OPEX projects, rectification works, and assist in overseeing all M&E upgrading projects in compliance with building safety requirements and standards. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget 
  • Support the budgeting process and track the cost controlling of expenses 
  • Plan, coordinate and deliver the capital asset enhancement/upgrade projects, tenant improvement works, fit-out projects 
  • Development and implementation of necessary works processes and project delivery procedures to successfully deliver key projects, support contracts and/or generally service our requirements 
  • Be responsible for controlling these projects, and support contracts on-site, to ensure the standard of works is as expected 
  • Risk management and quality control of the project and other support activities carried out on the sites encompassing technical aspects 
  • Assist the Asset Managers and Property Managers in terms of fit-out projects and tenant move-out and move-in procedures; management of works connected to these processes 
  • Procure service contracts and liaise with relevant service providers to implement rectification works 
  • Ensure that operations are consistent with the asset objectives and standards of accreditation or regulatory agencies, including compliance with building safety requirements and standards 
  • Prepare and analyze reports for monthly management reporting   
  • Strong cooperation with the outsourced Property Managers and Project Managers, FM companies in scope of projects and technical works to ensure quality and productivity is consistent and provide supervision as well as guidance 

Job Requirements

  • Possess a Degree in Engineering (Fire, Construction, Electrical or Mechanical) or equivalent 
  • At least 10 years of relevant experience in technical/ project management 
  • Technical knowledge, knowledge of construction procedures, building maintenance, technical services, FP works and regulations, building load and technical codes and other regulations 
  • Experience in sustainable solution implementation would be an added advantage 
  • Proficient in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint and Excel) 
  • Knowledge of technical software AutoCAD 
  • Knowledge of technical documentation standard and all required procedures with respect to valid regulations and law 
  • Strong leadership, planning, communication skills and good interpersonal skills are essential 
  • Certification as a Fire Safety Manager will be an added advantage 
  • Ability to manage operations and projects simultaneously 
  • Professional working levels of English are essential for this role