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Facilities Manager

JLL Bethel Full-Time
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Job Summary

The Facilities Manager will be the single point of contact responsible for facilities management, assigned to them as well as assisting the Regional Manager and the Corporate Real Estate team with the delivery of quality facility management services. This role will include management of their assigned sites as well as mentoring and oversight of the Facilities Managers reporting directly to them. The Facilities Manger will coordinate and manage tenant requirements and service delivery to ensure satisfaction.

Job Responsibilities

Relationship Management

  • Support the IFM Team in the implementation of short and long-term projects for the client project
  • Develop and implement innovative programs, processes and procedures that reduce short and long term operating costs and increase productivity by working closely with the Facility Management Lead and the client.
  • Oversee the appropriate monthly/quarterly/annual reporting appropriate for the client
  • Oversee the development and management of the capital and expense budgets by interfacing closely with the client representative
  • Matrix manage both technical and administrative staff
  • Supervise vendor performance during normal and off hours including weekends when necessary


  • Provide overall facility services in accordance with accounts’ standard processes and procedures including application of policies and programs, coordination of information
  • Ensure compliance with portfolio wide initiatives and required local, state and federal laws and regulations that pertain to the operating of facilities entrusted to the Facility Partners to manage on behalf of the client as owner

Process Management

  • Develop and implement innovative programs, processes and procedures that reduce short and long term operating costs and increase productivity by working closely with the Facility Management Lead and the client
  • Manage, coordinate, and exercise functional responsibility for Facility Management services within assigned facilities and geography
  • Prepare, submit and manage facility budgets with the clients’ goals and objectives addressed, track variances and ensure smooth recovery process
  • Assist with the development and implement the annual management plan for the buildings within the area
  • Develop direct reports in management skills and maturity through leadership and mentoring.
  • Support the IFM team in the implementation of short and long-term projects for the client project

People Management

  • Responsible for overall team management, staff development and planning. 
  • Execute staff succession and growth plans
  • Involved in compensation planning process
  • For every direct report, build actionable and measurable career development plans; direct report in consistent conversations regarding progress
  • Any and all other duties and tasks assigned

Critical Competencies for Success

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent education and experience.  Advanced degree is a plus.
  • 8+ years of facilities or property management experience.  Hospitality experience, highly desired.
  • Certified Facility Manger (CFM), Facility Management Professional (FMP), or Sustainability Facility Professional  (SFM) designations a plus
  • Strong leadership, supervisory and relationship building skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and problem solving ability
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and presentation skills
  • Proven record of providing excellent internal and external customer service
  • Knowledge of standard business and accounting practices
  • Passion for hospitality & service
  • Committed to excellence, collaborative, motivated and enthusiastic
  • Knowledge of real estate, telecommunications, furniture, accounting and building systems preferred
  • Computer proficiency in CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System), MS Office and SharePoint


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About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment
management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking
increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. A Fortune
500 company with annual fee revenue of $5.2 billion and gross revenue of $6.0
billion, JLL has more than 280 corporate offices, operates in more than 80
countries and has a global workforce of more than 60,000. On behalf of its
clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for
a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters,
and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in
2015. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $59.1
billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a
registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further
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