University of Glasgow - Head of Facilities Services

Attractive Salary and Package

The University of Glasgow has ambitious plans for the expansion of the Gilmorehill campus and by 2025 will have invested over £1bn in facilities, transforming the campus and supporting the University's ambition to be a world changing University.  A fundamental strand of our wider plan is the provision of a high-quality facilities service to staff and students.

Reporting to the Construction and Facilities Management Director our new Head of Facilities Services will lead a large and visible operation, providing a high level of operational performance and customer satisfaction to students and staff across a range of services including security, cleaning, janitorial, grounds, helpdesk and transport. Change focused, you will lead the transformation of service delivery, leading a delivery focused team who put the customer at the centre of everything they do, ensuring the continuous enhancement of the student and staff experience.

Applications are welcome from across sectors but candidates must bring experience of running large service based teams of similar scale and function.  Importantly you must have evidential experience in delivering service excellence and consistency along with people led change management. A shrewd budget manager, value for money must be a common thread throughout your service delivery experience.

For full information please visit For a confidential discussion please contact our advisors Ed Pritchard (07980 817 927) or Elliott Rae (07584 078 534) at Anderson Quigley.

Closing date for applications is midday, Wednesday 2 August 2017.

The University of Glasgow is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from candidates who are currently underrepresented at this level.

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