This exciting Executive Director opportunity is through the Sodexo partnership with the University Hospitals Health System (UHHS) in the Cleveland, OH area. UHHS is one of the nation's top hospital systems, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Hospitals rankings.
This role will oversee the Facility Management divisions at the UHHS community hospitals and be responsible for over 1 million square feet of facilities, $25+ million in managed volume, and 50+ direct employees. This will be a Sodexo leadership role at the unit level and will matrix with the other Sodexo leaders from the Food and Housekeeping divisions to continue the success and growth of the Sodexo and University Hospital's partnership.
- Healthcare Facilities Management subject-matter expert
- Excellent communicator and building customer/client relations
- Executive level professional acumen
- Background managing multiple hospitals or a very large hospital at a Director level or above
- Bachelor's degree is required, Master's degree is preferred
- CHFM certification is preferred
**Relocation assistance is available!**
The Executive Director of Facilities Operations leads or directs facilities maintenance operations of building(s) and property at a single mega-site or multi-site unit. This position may function as head of a small mega-site unit with three levels of management reporting up to this position; or may assist in the leadership of a large mega or multi-site unit reporting up to a VP, Facilities Operations. The Executive Director of Facilities Operations leads or assists in the integration of processes within the client organization to maintain and develop agreed services which support and improve the effectiveness of its primary activities. At the organizational level, the Executive Director of Facilities Operations may contribute to the delivery of strategic and operational objectives by reducing facility costs, and improving the productivity, revenue generating capacity and image of the entire organization. This position ensures a safe and efficient working environment, essential to the performance of the business. The Executive Director of Facilities Operations often manages construction work and may coordinate and/or oversee contracted services for major construction. The position often manages other core Sodexo services, and/or logistics of business/operations services, e.g., grounds keeping, laundry, food, security, inventory, mail, concierge services.