Facilities Manager - Intertek1477

Job Information

Job Title: Facilities Manager
Job Code: 
Job Category: Other
Job Location: Melbourn, Cambridgeshire

Are you a Facilities Management professional with demonstratable experience of successfully managing a multi-site portfolio?

Do you have knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) in a commercial laboratory?

Are you looking for your next challenge?


Intertek Melbourn has an extensive range of analytical instrumentation across 3 sites in and around Melbourn, and provides analytical, manufacturing and stability storage services to customers in the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, personal care and speciality chemical sectors in a GMP regulated environment. 

The Facilities Manager will lead and develop the existing facilities and equipment management team to execute the delivery of facilities management services across the business. Working within a fast-moving environment the Facilities Manager will be focused on high standards of service delivery, continuous improvement, and best value solutions to support and enable the operations and growth of the company. 

The health and safety of employees is paramount to Intertek. Intertek UK encourage their employees to adopt and pursue healthy lifestyle options, providing enhanced annual leave and offering a Total Wellness package of health and wellbeing services to support this approach for their colleagues. 

Intertek’s passionate and entrepreneurial culture inspires employees to be Ever Better, to own and shape their future, whilst giving them the freedom, power and tools to develop a learning and development pathway that is unique to them. From their unique Skills for Success management and leadership development programme, which enables employees to gain skills and recognised qualifications to deliver 10X Performance, to Learning Leadership Labs that allow a learning experience for new and future leaders to support innovation and engage their people through collaborative quality conversations, Intertek has amazing opportunities waiting just for you!

Intertek rewards its people equitably for their responsibilities, performance, potential and contribution to the business.  This includes for every employee an enhanced Maternity & Adoption Benefits package of up to 16 weeks full pay, flexible solutions for returning to work, a Pension scheme and life assurance package up to 6 times annual salary. Aligned to their 10X Energies, which help define their winning behaviour, they also recognise and reward their employees via a colleague to colleague recognition programme.


Facilities Management skills 

Understanding of equipment requirements for ensuring compliance in a GMP environment

Ability to facilitate excellent business relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all management levels

Experience of developing people and managing performance

Skilled negotiator adept at leading complex negotiations 

Excellent change management skills

Good understanding of market drivers that may impact the business

Experience managing the delivery of large projects and with end-to-end service

Proactive in leading and enabling continuous improvement of existing and new activities

Strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills


Global pioneers in the Quality Assurance industry, they are the only company in the world that delivers – on a truly global scale – a fully integrated portfolio of Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification services.

Located in 1,000+ laboratories and offices across the world.

Our innovation-led, end-to-end Total Quality Assurance (‘TQA’) proposition helps organisations operate safely, effectively and with complete peace of mind in an increasingly complex, fast-changing world across all industries.

A focused strategy and culture that gives employees the right platform to grow and develop their careers


Please provide a CV, Covering Letter (outlining your suitability for the role) and Salary Expectations to mailto:mark.parry@intertek.com quoting reference Intertek1477. All candidates will be required to confirm eligibility to work in the UK before starting employment.

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As a matter of courtesy, we will try to respond to all applications. However, due to the volume of applications received, we may not be able to respond to individual candidates. If you have not been contacted within four weeks unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful. Please do not let this deter you from applying for vacancies in the future should you meet the minimum requirements of the role.

Intertek operates a preferred supplier arrangement and we do not accept unsolicited approaches from agencies.


30th July 2021