Vacancy Details

1029 - Cluster Manager - Facilities Management

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 30-Apr-2018
About GEMS

Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.

About the Role

• To be responsible for the organization, implementation and delivery of centrally appointed contracts of third party FM providers within schools.
• To monitor and develop performance standards of the appointed providers in line with contractual terms and conditions ensuring PPM and asset conditions are carried out in line with the contract.
• To ensure service providers and central FM function deliver exceptional technical and customer service, exceeding school expectations to Principals and Schools Operations Managers.
• To ensure delivery of contractual obligations by providers in relation to financial and service performance in line with agreed KPIs and SLAs.
• To take an active lead all energy saving initiatives implemented across clusters and monitoring performance to identify further areas of improvement.
• To develop further business and service opportunities within the third party contracts to continually maximize return to GEMS and/or GEMS Schools

Qualifications, Experiences & Skills

• Mechanical/Electrical BA, or equivalent
• Member of a recognized FM Institution

• Proven successful experience of 5-10 years’ experience in Facilities Management
• Experience of multi-site management (3 years)
• Sound knowledge of EHS.
• Understanding of Projects in occupied environments.
• Understanding of engineering disciplines e.g. electrical, mechanical, and civil or facilities management

Job-Specific Knowledge & Skills: 

• Commercial acumen.

About Your Benefits
We offer an excellent remuneration package including a competitive tax free salary, visa, tuition fee concession, medical insurance, annual airfare allowance, 30 days annual leave and end of service gratuity.
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
1. Resume/CV
2. CV
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.