Sodexo is looking for a LEADER in Facilities Management Operations lead the Bio-Life Sciences. Sodexo is searching for Vice President of Operations-Facilities Management (Bio-Life Sciences) for our Corporate Services accounts that cover territory in Eastern geographies of the USA. We are proud of our Sodexo values of team spirit, service spirit and spirit of progress therefore we are looking for that LEADER that brings with them the same values & passion around the Sodexo culture!
The candidate must be able and willing to travel initially 75%. Prior experience at VP level preferred in the Facilities Management with Bio Life Science background with managing a large portfolio of business including the pharma/bio-life sciences (40 million) (15 sites). We are looking for that executivepresence and strong client influencing skills. This VP will have strong virtualleadership of Facilities Management team in our Corporate Services segment. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated capabilities in strategic planning and execution; exceeding client expectations of delivery in all facilities scope of work; building, managing, leading and developing a diverse and remote team of facilities operators. Exemplary understanding and ability in financial management to include building Company budget and aligning/meeting client budget.
****Up to 75% travel, primarily in North America; international travel may be required. Must reside in the Eastern/Northeast.
The Vice President of Facilities Operations leads facilities maintenance operations of building(s) and property at a single mega-site or multi-site unit with four levels of management reporting up to this position. This position leads the integration of processes within the client organization to maintain and develop agreed services which support and improve the effectiveness of its primary activities. At the organizational level, the Vice President of Facilities Operations contributes to the delivery of strategic and operational objectives by reducing facility costs, and improving the productivity, revenue generating capacity and image of the entire organization. This position ensures a safe and efficient working environment, essential to the performance of the business. The Vice President of Facilities Operations manages construction work and may coordinate and/or oversee contracted services for major construction. The position often manages other core Sodexo services, and/or logistics of business/operations services, e.g., grounds keeping, laundry, food, security, inventory, mail, concierge services.
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement- Bachelor's degree
Basic Management Experience- 10 years
Basic Functional Experience- 10 years in facilities management, engineering, management of business/operations service in both soft and hard facilities services
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