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Facilities Manager

Thornton Legal
England, Greater Manchester, Stockport
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits
Closing date
3 Nov 2021
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Job Details

We have been engaged by a top multi-site full service law firm to assist in the recruitment of an experienced Facilities Manager to be based at their Stockport head office.


This is a newly created position for multi-talented individual to work closely with the firms CEO in this key placement.The Facilities Manager is responsible for direct and pro-active intervention to ensure the office buildings are maintained to a high standard and that potential future issues are identified and resolved.

The Facilities Manager will be responsible for the management of the working environment, services, equipment, and processes to support the effective running of the business premises and the operational effectiveness of a multi-site firm including:

  • Space planning
  • Building and supplier maintenance and management
  • business continuity planning and disaster recovery
  • Corporate Social Responsibility awareness
  • Financial responsibilities
  • Health and Safety Management
  • Day-to-day facilities functions


  • The CEO is particularly interested in hearing from Facilities Managers with at least 3 years' experience in a similar role
  • Due to multiple stakeholder groups (internal and external) applicants should be organized, thorough and articulate
  • Project management qualifications or suitable equivalent
  • Relevant H&S qualification, IOSH or NEBOSH qualifications would be beneficial
  • Proven ability in leading projects and hard and soft facilities management
  • Driver with own transport as some travel will be required to other North West offices


On offer is an excellent salary in the region of £45,000 plus benefits including:

  • 29 days annual leave
  • Hybrid working
  • Enhanced pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • Death in service
  • Various discounted legal services

If you are interested in this Facilities Manager opportunity, please apply through the advert or contact Joe Rees at Thornton Legal directly. All applications treated in strictest confidence.

Recent testimonial: I would highly recommend Joe Rees who took the time to assist me in finding the ideal new role. Joe took a pro-active and tailored approach which resulted in a successful move for me, and I found Thornton Legal to be supportive throughout which made the process far less stressful than I was expecting.


Thornton Legal is an award winning independent recruitment company covering the North West and Yorkshire. 

North West office - 0151 305 5757

Yorkshire office - 0113 323 0777

We work with law firms of all sizes and specialisms. Often we are instructed as their preferred recruitment partner and we regularly handle vacancies not advertised on-line. 

Our clients tell us that we are well informed, straightforward to deal with and take the time to fully understand their requirements. We regularly hear from candidates that we are supportive from initial contact through to interview and beyond, and it is often noted that we honest, hardworking and go beyond expectations.

Get in touch to see what Thornton Legal can do for your legal career or your law firm.

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0151 305 5757 / 0113 232 0777
Thornton Legal
North West
Legal Recruiters
United Kingdom
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