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Facilities Management/Project

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    Trade / Retail

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    about 23 hours ago

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Job Description

The successful candidate must be a security and risk specialist whose key purpose is to support the client and the account leadership in achieving the accounts compliance, commercial and quality objectives relating to security along with future service categories. The post holder will lead and advise the CBRE team and work in close liaison with the client's global security team to deliver the joint security objectives ensuring compliance with security policies and standards in line with the client-CBRE contract. This will include proactive management of national and International suppliers and supplier data; ensuring compliance with the policies and procedures of both CBRE and the client. Role Summary:

  • Create and present an annual Category Plan (which will roll up into our EMEA Account Supply Chain Plan)

  • Manages the supplier/contractor certification process including review of requisite experience, legal and organizational structure, financial viability, geographic coverage, insurance requirements and other capabilities

  • Manage a compliance, performance and reporting governance framework using agreed service levels and key performance indicators

  • Ensure that security services providers (guarding, security control rooms and security systems) are compliant with Client policies and procedures

  • Conduct risk reviews and security audits at in scope sites

  • Develop and maintain a security governance framework at account level

  • Develop and deliver security training and awareness program for vendors aligned to contract requirements; In collaboration with the vendors, ensure all personnel are adequately trained and licensed

  • Support client and account Business Continuity and emergency procedures planning

  • In conjunction with the client develop, implement, and enhance manned guarding security processes and procedures

  • Using SME knowledge propose innovative and compelling security solutions that meet client security standards as an output

  • Lead cross functional teams to plan and undertake the sourcing of key services

  • Manage CBRE and Client stakeholder engagement and communications

  • Liaise with CBRE's central Supply Chain function and category SMEs; Conduct appropriate supply chain due diligence

  • Manage supplier registrations within CBRE's registration programme

  • Provide commercial /contractual support to the International Account

  • Comply with Supply Chain processes and procedures; Provide training to colleagues on the Supply Chain's Processes

  • Proactively maintain the International Supply Chain's process documentation

  • Assist with the standardisation\development of Global\International Supply Chain Templates/Processes

  • Undertake Supplier Performance Management activities of key suppliers

  • Maintain data accuracy of the supply chain; Contribute Supply Chain data to CBRE and client reports

  • Facilitate the Client's auditing of CBRE's supply chain

  • Contract Management including extensions, amendments, and terminations

  • Collate and contribute to the reporting of EMEA activities and savings

Candidate Description

  • Sourcing in a Facilities Management/Project service delivery environment

  • Conducting RFI/RFPs to procure Facilities goods and services

  • Knowledge of the security market, suppliers, processes; awareness of the facilities management industry

  • Drafting detailed scopes of services; Negotiating Ts&Cs and commercials; Drafting contracts (Ts&Cs, Scope of Services, Commercials, SLAs, KPIs)

  • Managing outsourced service providers against contractual obligations; Category management; Strategic planning and drafting Sourcing Plan

  • Producing relevant reports and presenting such to senior management and analysing multiple data sources and creating compelling plans of action

  • Computer literacy including MS Office suite of applications and Outlook

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Flexibility in approach to work with ability to work alone and as part of a support team within a Client Environment

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills with ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Be self-starter and able to motivate others

  • Succinct written, presentation and verbal communication - fluent in English

  • Capable of remediating vendor underperformance

  • Demonstrate commercial and business acumen and strong vendor contract management

  • Ability to set and achieve project deadlines; Ability to create tactical project plans for execution; Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Strong organizational and analytical skills

  • Recognises and engages key influencer networks to build sponsorship for change with ability to engage at all levels of an organisation

  • Ideally educated to Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Engineering or Architecture or Bachelor's degree and equivalent industry experience

  • Membership and/or participation in a professional procurement organization such as CIPS preferred

Employer Description

London - England - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland CBRE Global Workplace Solutions is a leading global provider of integrated facilities and corporate real estate management. We are recruiting a EMEA Security Lead to join the team located in London. The role, embedded within a global account, has specific focus on the EMEA region and requires engagement with colleagues across the world. Operationally you will be part of the International Sourcing Team delivering world class service to our client, which will entail conducting sourcing events and enhancing commercial, contractual and supplier management practices across the account in collaboration with CBRE's central Supply Chain function., As one of CBRE's core global businesses, Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) provides end-to-end services to occupier clients across the entire lifecycle of a building. Our teams help companies improve their operations and reduce costs, through expert facilities management, project management, real estate and energy and sustainability services. Our dedicated teams work across all industries, and support clients ranging from global Fortune 500 companies to single, iconic buildings. CBRE Group, Inc. is the world's largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2019 revenues of $23.9 billion and more than 100,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included on the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #128 in 2020. It also has been voted the industry's top brand by the Lipsey Company for 19 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune's "Most Admired Companies" for eight years in a row, including being ranked number one in the real estate sector in 2020, for the second consecutive year. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "CBRE." Application Process: Your application will be reviewed by our Talent Resourcing Team and you will be contacted if you have been successful in being short listed for the role. Taking into consideration the costs of sponsorship, the nature of the role and the financial resources of the account in question, we are unable to offer sponsorship for this role. No agencies please. Please note: the job title shown above may be different to local job titles used in our business and issued on any contract of employment. #GWSEMEA Global Investors As an investment management leader with over 40 years of experience, we offer a broad and deep platform that seeks to consistently deliver world-class results and exceptional client service. Our dedicated focus on real assets, comprehensive capabilities and commitment to our clients gives us a distinct competitive advantage. With managers who are real estate and infrastructure experts on the ground in more than 20 countries, we can actively manage and operate assets seeking to maximize returns, move capital effectively and efficiently across borders, and provide our clients value around the globe.