Technical Services Manager

Client: London Borough of Richmond and Wandsworth Council


Salary: £66,318 – £80,874

Closing date: Sunday, 10 March 2024 23:30

We are looking for an experienced, and professional FM (Facilities Management) Technical Services Manager, with a proven track record of managing a predominantly in house team as well as contractors to deliver works in a complex multi-site environment.

The FM team has undergone a restructure and aims to bring a dynamic service with a fresh approach to how the service is delivered with the team operating across both Richmond and Wandsworth Councils bringing a unique employment opportunity serving the residents of two diverse London Boroughs

You will be an excellent people manager, leading, inspiring, and supporting a diverse technical team to deliver projects and works which ensure Statutory and mandatory compliance as well as reactive and planned maintenance works. You will also need to be an excellent  communicator with the ability to engage with a varied range of customers and stakeholders from elected members to service departments and residents.  A wide range of knowledge and expertise in the hard FM environment is essential as well as experience of procurement and contract management working in the public sector.

In return, you can expect an excellent benefits package and working arrangements that will enhance your work-life balance. These include flexible working. and a generous holiday allowance of 40 days including bank holidays.

In addition, we offer a range of staff benefits such as membership of the Local Government contributory pension scheme, childcare vouchers, new technology scheme, interest-free loans on annual travel cards, discounts at many leisure activities, restaurants, shops and other establishments. A wide range of developmental opportunities is also offered.

For more information about working with the council please see:

For more information or a confidential discussion please contact our recruitment partners at Penna – Brian Gallagher at or call 07716 098175.  

Closing Date:  10th March