JOB DESCRIPTION / ROLE
We are seeking a highly skilled Facilities Management Consultant to join our team on a prestigious project in Riyadh. As a Facilities Management Consultant, you will be responsible for providing expert guidance and support to our Client in effectively and efficiently managing their Facilities. You will work closely with the Client to identify and address their unique challenges, developing tailored solutions to optimise their Facility Operations. The role is a demanding one and requires a six-day working week.
As a Facilities Management Consultant, you will serve as a trusted advisor, providing strategic insights and recommendations to improve our Client’s overall facility management practices. You will conduct thorough assessments of the Client’s facilities, analysing their current processes, systems, and technologies. Based on your findings, you will develop detailed implementation plans to improve facility operations, including cost reduction strategies, energy efficiency initiatives and maintenance programs. Additionally, you should possess a strong understanding of construction and FM transition.
The ideal candidate for this role is a highly analytical and strategic thinker with deep expertise in facilities management. You must have a strong understanding of industry best practices and be able to stay up to date with emerging trends and technologies. Excellent communication skills are essential, as you will be working closely with clients and must be able to clearly convey complex concepts and recommendations.
• Conduct a comprehensive assessment of the Client’s facilities to identify areas for improvement.
• Manage handovers and project completion.
• Develop and implement customised facility management plans based on Client’s specific needs and objectives.
• Evaluate existing facility management processes, systems and technologies and make recommendations for optimisation.
• Identify cost reduction opportunities and develop strategies to improve operational efficiency.
• Advise clients on best practices for energy efficiency and sustainability initiatives.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the seamless implementation of facility management plans.
• Provide ongoing support and guidance to clients, monitor the effectiveness of implemented strategies and make adjustments as needed.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate a positive proactive approach to the role. They will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results.
• Bachelor's degree in the Engineering or FM field, Degree preferred but not essential depending on experience.
• Proven experience in Facilities Management, with a minimum of 10 years in a consulting role.
• Deep knowledge of industry best practices and emerging trends in facility management.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to evaluate complex issues and develop practical solutions.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with clients and stakeholders.
• Proficiency in Facilities Management software and systems.
• Strong Project Management skills, with the ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple client projects simultaneously.
• Ability to travel to client sites as needed.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
RLB's 35-year presence in the Kingdom continues as we expand our services throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, working on projects in central, eastern and western provinces.
Our extensive expertise covers cost consultancy, project management, facilities management and claims services.
We provide expert management of the relationship between value, time and cost from inception to completion. We do this through our global and local team of experts, who possess a passion for both core services and innovation.
With 4,600 employees worldwide, Rider Levett Bucknall has a truly global reach, and with such scope can offer a local presence to its clients almost without exception. We are committed to our core services and pride ourselves on our dedication to customer care and leading edge service provision.