Full time

Head of Facilities

Closing date Friday 8 July 2022


Employment Type

Full time

Location

Remote

About Us

Hi! 

We're Travel Chapter, a market leader in self-catering holidays. 

Having evolved from a small South West holiday letting agency to a UK network of travel brands, we pride ourselves on delivering the very best service to our customers and property owners alike. Along the way, we’ve nurtured a caring and collaborative culture that drives us forward and keeps our team inspired and motivated every day. 

We are passionate about what we do and we like to have fun whilst doing it. We take a common-sense approach to getting things done. We get things wrong at times and that’s ok! We learn from it and adapt, remembering to stay curious and never stop evolving. 

Your Next Chapter

We know that the perfect candidate who ticks every box doesn’t exist, so if you’re excited by the role and can do most of the below – please get in touch. You could be exactly what we need!  

Ideally, we’re looking for someone with:  

  • Experience in a similar role overseeing a multi-site logistics operation  
  • Experience delivering large logistics/estate change projects  
  • People management experience  
  • Outstanding relationship skills with the ability to communicate with all internal and external stakeholders 
  • A good understanding of the importance of risk management and compliance 
  • The ability to collaborate with a range of people to achieve results 
  • Excellent presentation skills with the ability to get across key messaging to other stakeholders 
  • Excellent negotiation skills  
  • Prepared to spend time at all our offices across the UK 

 

What's in it for you?

Apart from joining a rapidly growing company with a great culture and a big focus on employee development, the great news is we also offer competitive salaries and benefits which we feel look after our team well.

  • 25 days’ paid holidays plus bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Company car
  • A day off for yours or a loved one’s birthday
  • £500 paid towards a holiday of your choice
  • Paid day to volunteer with a charity of your choice
  • Friends and family discount scheme
  • Life assurance for your peace of mind
  • Social clubs – whether you’re into pets, fitness, gardening, sustainability, nutrition etc, there's something for everyone
  • Great social events – we are well known for our Christmas parties!

 

Diversity is key to our success and we work hard to make sure we’re inclusive. Let us know if you need any adjustments made to the application or selection process so you can do your best. We’ll be happy to help.



What will I be doing?

As our Head of Facilities, you will be responsible for overseeing the operational premises of Travel Chapter, as well as overseeing our fleet management and health and safety requirements.  

You will manage a team of logistics professionals to ensure that Travel Chapter has a physical working environment that is admired by current and prospective employees, placing us as one of the employers of choice in all the areas we represent. 

You will be responsible for ensuring that our facilities are consistently welcoming and friendly for our teams and guests alike, as well as ensuring that our fleet of vehicles meets the needs of the business, is well managed, with an excellent approach to safety and service to our staff. 

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