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Job Description for Infrastructure and Facilities Manager

Our Corporate Services Group (CSG) function is represented in every area of the organisation, with a wide range of specialisms that collectively enable our effective day-to-day operation, ensuring we can deliver our objectives and maintain compliance.

As part of our team, you’ll benefit from plenty of routes for development, access to specialist training and funding for professional qualifications, and a c.27% employer pension contribution. You’ll also have access to a wide range of employee networks, including the Women’s Inclusive Network, Race & Culture Network, Pride Network, Disability Network – and many more. We recognise that the best people for the job may have commitments outside of work, so we’re pleased to promote flexible working to support our colleagues in balancing work and home life.We have a number of exciting opportunities to join us as in our  Infrastructure and Facilities Management Team.
You will provide local technical advice on Infrastructure related issues, deliver medium sized projects and will be responsible for leading a small team.

Some roles will sit in the accommodation delivery team and will be responsible to co-ordinate and deliver accommodation projects (moves and changes). The roles will be providing advice and briefing to site occupants as well as senior management. You’ll also have some financial delegation responsibilities and authority to commit funds against certain projects.

Some roles will act as a manager within the infrastructure portfolio management office, with visibility across all aspects of the infrastructure enterprise, driving internal governance and infrastructure delivery across all 4 pillars. The individuals should have a good awareness of Programme and Project Management, be capable of independent action and possess excellent communication skills.Please note some attendance to the stated site may be required for this position.

We strongly recommend tailoring your CV in line with our CV guidance before applying, with specific sections to highlight Key Achievements, Relevant Experience, and Applied Skills & Knowledge.

Responsibilities for Infrastructure and Facilities Manager

  • Lead and manage projects and programmes, ensuring estate improvements and changes are effectively prioritised and implemented.
    • Engage with senior stakeholders across the business and with the wider MOD to support the interface with the Defence Infrastructure organisation and to establish infrastructure and accommodation requirements.
    • Approve and assist in the implementation of Infrastructure requirements, ensuring they are fit for purpose.
    • Manage a team of staff within the function, providing coaching and development opportunities where appropriate.
    • Understand and apply the principles of Risk including how projects mitigate infrastructure risk.

What you will be assessed against

To be successful with your application you must demonstrate that you meet the following essential criteria:
Possess in depth knowledge/ experience within Infrastructure and/or accommodation planning & delivery

It will also benefit your application if you are able to demonstrate the following desirable criteria:
Knowledge consistent with that gained through a professional Infrastructure qualification such as IWFM or IAM.
Experience of project/programme management

In addition to the responsibilities above, the following technical competencies and behaviours will be assessed at interview:
•Property and Estates Expertise
•Informing decision making with data
•Delivering at pace
•Managing a quality service

What’s in it for you?

Our careers offer stability, training, progression – and much more! Discover more about what we offer in our Little Book of Big Benefits. Find out more about our pension schemes.

We’re exploring future ways of working with a flexible and a family-friendly approach in mind. This means that successful candidates may be offered the option of hybrid working, combining working at home with working at their contractual location. Further information relevant to hybrid working will be discussed with you prior to you taking up your post, to find a balance that suits your needs and those of the organisation. Please note that employees are responsible for meeting the cost of their travel to and from work when attending site.

We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and are dedicated to creating a great place to work that reflects the diversity of the society we serve. To help us do this, we particularly encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, disabled people and people from LGBT communities. By bringing together different ideas, experiences and perspectives, we can achieve our ambitions, together.

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Job Details

Job title

Infrastructure and Facilities Manager


£39,500 – £42,500 per annum (plus benefits)

Contract type


Business area

Corporate service group

Working pattern

Flexible working, Full-time, Job share, Part-time



Number of posts


Recruitment Contact

Ryan Mundy –

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