Workplace Services Manager

Rockstar Games

Workplace Services Manager

Salary Not Specified

Rockstar Games, Dundee

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 18 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 93b2162b76b24d6ea442f1a109d9d56d

Full Job Description

Rockstar Dundee is on the lookout for a talented Workplace Services Manager. You will work alongside the current Workplace Manager providing management of the day-to-day operation of the building and its facilities services. This is a full-time, permanent and in-office position based in Rockstar's unique game development studio in the heart of Dundee, Scotland.,

  • The Rockstar Workplace Services Team (WPS) is responsible for ensuring the workplace, building, facilities, and services work harmoniously together to support the core business.

  • We create a creative, supportive, and safe working environment for the staff at Rockstar.

  • We manage and develop both hard and soft facilities services, including building maintenance, security, cleaning, catering, and space utilisation and strategy.

  • We ensure the site complies with all relevant guidance and legislation.

  • We partner with senior leadership to drive proactive real estate growth strategies, leasehold improvement, and capital expenditure projects., Overall responsibility for the building and facilities services at Rockstar Dundee. Ensuring a safe, comfortable, and supportive environment is provided for staff and visitors.

  • Working alongside other Workplace Managers, manage others in the Workplace Services team, ensuring they carry out their roles professionally and to the required standard whilst coaching and developing where needed.

  • Build and foster relationships with support functions - Work in unison with administrative functions to ensure the needs of the office are being met and sustained.

  • Contract management for buildings and facilities services including procurement process, budget management, contract negotiation, day-to-day operational oversite, and performance management.

  • Management of Workplace Services projects and small works taking them from their identification through to completion ensuring all deadlines are met and communications to key stakeholders remain detailed and consistent.

  • Always ensure full compliance with all legal and statutory requirements, including Health & Safety, COSHH, sustainability legislation etc.

  • Ensure the effective documentation and development of building and facilities information, particularly operational processes and documents required for safety and compliance.

  • Work collaboratively with colleagues in Security and Business Protection to ensure that risks, security measures and issues are being recorded, monitored, and reported.

  • Work collaboratively with colleagues in Technical Services to ensure compliance, PPM and standards are met and maintained.

  • By working in collaboration with stakeholders, oversee the management of space and desk utilisation ensuring it is used efficient and effectively and in line with studio requirements.

  • Assist Workplace Strategy Team in related global projects and initiatives.

    Educated to degree level or with equivalent vocational education and experience.

  • 5+ years' experience working within a Facilities or Workplace Operations role, ideally supporting complex buildings, high growth facilities with high population of technical disciplines.

  • 3+ years' experience successfully managing a multi discipline Workplace team displaying effective communication, leadership, coaching, and conflict resolution skills.

  • Experience in overseeing service contracts including their procurement, performance, and management., Excellent understanding of current safety legislation and best practice.

  • A detail oriented, flexible self-starter with strong initiative, excellent organisational and multitasking skills.

  • Excellent planning and project management skills with the ability to consider things from multiple angles.

  • Process driven, but outcome focused, and always looking for quality improvement and ensuring they are documented accurately.

  • Capable of working autonomously and alongside a wider WPS team, managing, and prioritising their own workload and understanding when and where to seek guidance and approval.

  • Ability to drive Workplace Services initiatives, plans and projects forward and maintain excellent working relationship with other stakeholders and local management.

  • Experience in an overlapping business support fields, e.g. IT, Administration, Operations.

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal).

  • Creative problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to coach and develop direct reports to work as a team to ensure service meets appropriate goals.

  • Enthusiasm and the ability to create a sense of fun and motivate a team whilst upholding standards and maintaining discipline.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel).

  • Sound numerical skills and IT skills., A IWFM or IFMA qualification.

  • NEBOSH Safety Qualification or equivalent.

  • Previous experience within the Creative Industries - video games, film, television, music - would be beneficial.

  • Experience with work order ticketing systems, space management tools and construction project management platforms.

  • Experience with AutoCAD.

    At Rockstar Games, we create world-class entertainment experiences.

  • A career at Rockstar Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.