|A relevant academic/bachelor degree (e.g. facility management or technical direction) in combination with at least 6 years of relevant working experience|
|At least 3 years experience with contract and supplier management within a facility coordination organization Experience with responsibility for large facility budgets|
|At least 5 years experience, in hard facilities, with developing and managing multiple year maintenance plans|
Facility and Equipment management within Action is concerned with the management and control of the facility support activities for the primary process of the DC’s, offices and Hubs and the equipment support activities of the DC’s. The strategic management is organized at IHQ where Action aligns the facility and equipment strategy with corporate strategies, perform facility and equipment projects and processes, make sure Action complies with rules- and regulations, take care of strategic choices concerning safety and manage several European contracts. Tactical facility management is organized as much as possible at a regional level. Action makes sure that the local facility suppliers perform high quality of work, assist the local management with facility support and translate the local rules and regulations into their processes. The main part of their operational facility services is outsourced and managed by a facility service provider. Tactical and operational equipment management is organized as much as possible at DC level by the logistic specialists.
The Housing Manager reports directly to the Group Facility and Equipment Manager. The main focus lies on ensuring that all local entities are enabled to deliver a high level of facility services in line with the Action policy and (local) regulations and laws. He/She makes sure that the primary process is supported and enabled well. Works according to the housing-, material- and facility strategy (including safety & security) for all DC’s (insourced and outsourced), hubs and country headquarters. Responsible for the policy, coordination and budgeting for all facilities. Manages Soft services like catering, waste management and furniture, both insourced and outsourced. Hard services like building maintenance, racking, air handling systems, small internal rehousing projects.
1. Subject matter expertise
3. Account- and Supplier Management
4. Maintaining and improving Action’s locations
5. Investments and projects
Education & experience
A fast-growing, international non-food discounter with a simple and successful business model operating in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Austria and Poland. Action leads on price and differentiates on surprise. They are well known for their affordable everyday products. 6,000 different items are offered in their stores, with more than 150 new products every week. A-brands and private label products are sold. Products that make life easier, better and more fun. Good quality products that add value to your life. Because despite the low prices, there are no concessions made to the quality of the products. Quality, sustainability and transparency are important for Action!
Ever since the opening of the first store, Action always had one ambition: surprising its customers with a broad, ever-changing assortment for the lowest prices possible. Since 1993, this is the promise to their customers and this is what drives and trills them: “Small prices, big smiles.”