West Kowloon Cultural District Authority

Head, Facility Services (Ref:19304)

Kowloon (WKCDA Project Site Office)

You will be responsible for:

  • providing guidelines and guidance to subordinates in managing, monitoring & overseeing the cost control and performance of outsourced facilities management vendors; contractors and sub-contractors etc. in accordance with KPIs & SLAs (excluding Park and Public Open Space) to ensure high standard and quality services are delivered to public visitors, audiences and internal user departments;
  • managing all aspects of improvement in services from strategy formulation, implementation, budget planning and project cost control, tender and procurement to delivery for different venues to ensure smooth and risk free routine operation;
  • coordinating with user departments and stakeholders for the priority and agreement of facilities management strategy and improvement plan in different venues;
  • liaising with different government departments and regulatory officials for the District wide facilities planning and development strategy;
  • contributing to the design of facilities development with main focuses on routine operation, safety and health best practice, incident & risk management and security monitoring in different venues;
  • overseeing all aspects of budget control and preparation, security planning, tenancy management (excluding fit out and alternations) and facilitating the events being organised by WKCDA, internal departments or by commercial operators or hirers;
  • planning and organising the due diligence for taking over new venues including readiness schedule management, staff and resources arrangement planning, preparation of site operation manual, incident risk and emergency operation procedure etc. for different facilities and venues. to ensure business as usual; and
  • managing emergency incidents, resolving any incident in timely and effective manner, and recommending and driving continuous improvements.

You should:

  • possess a recognised university degree in facilities / engineering or equivalent; with membership of CFM/RICS/HKIH etc.;
  • have at least 15 years of experience in property and / or facilities management, of which at least 10 years at managerial level;
  • have a professional knowledge of and practical experience with risk management, safety and security control, incident response and other building operation guideline or best practice;
  • have the ability to professionally handle confidential matters and exhibit the appropriate level of judgment and decision making commensurate with the position and responsibilities;
  • familiar with Building Management System (BMS), Facilities Management System; others management systems and preferably, Building Information Modelling; and
  • have excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills with the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external contacts at all levels.

For interested parties, please submit your application with detailed CV on or before 26 January 2020.  Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible.  The review of applications will continue until the post is filled.

Data collected will only be used for job application processing. Your data may be accessed by our appointed recruitment consultants who have agreed to keep confidence of all personal data in not less than the standards applicable to us. Applicants not being invited for interview within 4 weeks from the submission date may assume their applications unsuccessful.

All related information will be kept up to 24 months and all personal data will be destroyed afterwards.

For more information

http://www.westkowloon.hk or contact

Ms. May Chow at 2200-0025

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