Facility Specialist, KSA (Saudi National)

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Purpose of role To provide a Facilities Management service consistent with Global SAP GRF (Global Real Estate and Facilities) standards.

To deliver and develop a strong and robust operational business support model. Emphasis to be placed on building a strong business relationship with local management, being recognized as trusted partner Key responsibilities

▪ Lead, support and manage the local Facilities team including outsourced support services

▪ Liaise closely with KSA management colleagues and GRF team to develop a trusted partner model of operation

▪ Help MENA Head to develop and manage the GRF capital (CAPEX) and operating (OPEX) budgets for KSA region countries –Saudi Arabia, Bahrain

▪ Deliver new offices according to the approved budget and the agreed timing, occasionally, managing fit-out activities

▪ Work closely with Finance colleagues on GRF services payment and reporting

▪ Work closely with GPO (procurement) colleagues in the negotiation of any GRF contracts, in addition to monitoring, auditing and reporting on the performance of existing contracts

▪ Ensure all GRF procurement is completed according to Group purchasing policy

▪ Ensure all property management services are appropriately managed e.g. (maintenance of building, mechanical and electrical systems, cleaning services and supplies, parking provision and service provider specialist services)

▪ Build a close relationship with Landlord, Contractors, Vendors and Suppliers

▪ Ensure that common Facilities/IT systems work appropriately to support all lines of business (faxes, printers, photocopiers, meeting room set-up including projectors)

▪ Move Management and ad-hoc building projects

▪ Support GPS (Security) by providing information on Security and Access Control systems for the region

▪ Manage Reception and related services for all locations

▪ Support and co-ordinate inhouse facilities services for Events

▪ Manage the Catering operations for all locations (if applicable)

▪ Support business with updates on Business Continuity and Crisis Management for all locations

▪ Promote GRF through the effective use of the corporate portal and general communications

▪ Induct and support new employees into the Facilities environment in relation to their role and responsibilities.

▪ Work with the sustainability team on green initiatives and projects. Identify opportunities for implementing green and sustainable practices and progress implementation of approved schemes

▪ Promotion and development of GRF fault reporting system in conjunction with IT. Improve statistical reporting and further develop SLAs and KPIs

▪ Support, promote and manage a flexible working environment. Skills required:

▪ Experience of managing Corporate Facilities services with proactivity and high level of Customer Service attitude, flexibility and Best Practice is a pre-requisite for this role

▪ Ability and experience of working in a matrix/cross-functional environment

▪ Understanding of Facilities budgeting, procedures and reporting a distinct advantage

▪ Knowledge of Commercial Contract Management and Procurement desirable

▪ Project fit-out work experience

▪ Good inter-personal, influencing and communication skill and fluency in English and Arabic naitonal language

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Requisition ID: 356271  | Work Area: Administration  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  356271
Posted Date:  Nov 17, 2022
Work Area:  Administration
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Riyadh, SA, 11435

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