FM Consultant

Arcadis Llp
06 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
FM Consultant The post holder will join the Arcadis Facilities Management and Whole Life Cost Consultancy (FMC/WLC) community delivering FM and Whole Life Cost Consultancy advice to public & private sector client's including: - Health, Education, Defence, Local Authorities, and Central Government Departments - SPV's, Lenders / Funder's and Service Provider / Contracting organisations - Financial Institutions and Banks, Conglomerates & Consumer Goods, Corporate Developers, Housing, Automotive, Pharmaceuticals and Infrastructure Major Tasks/Responsibilities - The role involves supporting FMC/WLC related commissions across the full spectrum of FMC services, undertaking assignments including: - FM Strategic Reviews - FM Target Operating Model Design - FM Supply Chain Procurement - FM Benchmarking & Value for Money Reviews - FM Performance Reviews - FM Audits - Controls, Assurance and Governance - Whole Life Cost Analysis - Preparing feasibility studies, estimates, cost plans, and data bases. - Whole Life Cost outputs - Productivity improvement, value and sustainability assessment - PFI Operational Monitoring The post holder will be required to work within a busy team supporting Partners/Associates and Senior Consultants in delivering services on a variety of projects. Activities will include assisting in: - The management of FM procurement / outsourcing process on behalf of public / private sector clients. Developing and drafting appropriate Tender documentation, such as PPQ's, ITT's, etc. - Bid/Tender preparation and FMC product development - Vendor due diligence and analysis. - FM Supply Chain Procurement commissions - FM Technical Advisory Services on behalf of either lender of public sector clients. - FM related Technical Due Diligence commissions on behalf of lenders. - Carrying out FM best value / audit reviews - Drafting service specifications, service delivery plans and advising upon associated performance measures. - Reviewing commercial and technical FM issues, such as Payment Mechanisms, commercial agreements/contracts, etc. - Planning and project managing commissions across both the public and private sectors. - Supporting the WLC team in comparing options and their associated cost and income streams taking into account both initial capital and or procurement costs, opportunity costs and future costs Person Specification - An energetic and motivated individual with natural drive to achieve results - A perceptive individual who, through natural diplomacy, can influence people in a changing environment with gravitas to represent Arcadis in face to face client meetings - Commercially aware and financially astute individual who can identify the key issues and set suitable benchmarks - A clear thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organised and can operate independently under a broad direction - A team player who can develop and maintain good relationships and gain the confidence of other professionals - Demonstrate the ability to form an independent opinion based on information received - Working as part of a team as well as capable of using own initiative - Ability to write concise reports - A good communicator who can influence others and lead projects The consultant will support and be supported by a strong team with multi-disciplinary experience when delivering these services. As such, they should possess good inter personal skills, be able to work independently and as part of a team, as well as being able to liaise with stakeholders at all levels including Lenders, Authority Directors, lawyers, design team consultants, project managers, FM managers and contract managers. Other specific requirements: - Computer literate, Excel, Word, Microsoft Project, PowerPoint - Report writing skills - Evidence of working to and meeting deadlines - Excellent communicator with both internal and external clients - Robust opinion former Experience/Knowledge - Experience and knowledge of FM and WLC delivery - Experience of Public Sector client's; Health, Education & LA etc. as well as having experience of operating within a private sector environment. - Knowledge of PFI would be desirable. - Minimum of 2 years FM/WLC related experience Education and Professional Qualifications - Likely to be a qualified FM practitioner or with full membership of BIFM / RICS or other professionally related organisation Why Arcadis: Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate ?3.4 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Arcadis. Improving quality of life. Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: Competitive salary Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell Private healthcare One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched to 8% Interest free Season Ticket Loan Flexible Benefits, with the option of buying: - Cycle to work scheme - Childcare vouchers - And lots more! Annual Professional Subscription Paid Life Assurance Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Long Term Service Awards Discretionary Bonus Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make
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