ICON Clinical Research

Senior Facilities & Admin Coordinator

12 Jan 2021
20 Jan 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Senior Facilities and Administration Coordinator

Location: Coventry, UK

At ICON, it's our people that set us apart.

As a global provider of drug development solutions, our work is serious business but that doesn't mean we can't have fun whilst we do it.

With our vision to be the partner of choice in drug development, we hire only the best and brightest in the industry!

Are you one of them?

At ICON, we have an incredible opportunity for an expert Facilities and Administration Coordinator to join the team in our Coventry office.

The Role

As a Facilities and Administration Coordinator, you will be responsible for the coordination of the day-to-day operations of our Coventry offices, ensuring processes and procedures are streamlined to achieve maximum efficiency in terms of cost and productivity.
  • Coordination of essential central services such as reception, security, maintenance, mail, cleaning, catering, waste disposal and recycling, ensuring facilities are well maintained and fully operational.
  • Assist with management of local Facilities and Administration budget, invoice review and tracking.
  • Monitor use of Facilities Online System, responding to tickets and ensuring compliance with department metrics.
  • Source and monitor suppliers, including ordering, stock control and distribution in compliance with procurement and purchasing policies.
  • Support and compliance with Global Business Continuity program
  • Health & Safety Management -Act as local H&S Officer or liaise with the company H&S Officer to ensure building meets H&S requirements and complies with H&S legislation.
  • Responsible for a call-out system for emergencies or alarm-related calls. Implementation and compliance with fire safety procedures
  • Coordination and Delivery of Facilities and Administration Induction for new employees
  • Keep management informed of any issues within the organization that require attention.
  • Assist with additional facilities-related projects for the department as assigned.
  • Provides guidance and support to junior level team members.

What you need
  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in a Facilities and Administration related role
  • High School Diploma or local equivalent
  • Experience in budgeting and financial management
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact at all levels
  • Health & Safety experience and/or qualification preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, with fluency in English.

Why join us?

Other than working with an outstanding team of ambitious people, we also offer a very competitive benefits package. This varies from country to country so a dedicated recruiter will discuss this with you at interview stage.

We care about our people as they are the key to our success. We provide an open and friendly work environment where we empower people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long term career.

Ongoing development is vital to us, and as a Senior Facilities & Administrative Coordinator, you will have the opportunity to progress your career, with the potential to move into other related areas to improve your skillset. Our benefits package is competitive, our scope is international and we sincerely care about our people and their success.

ICON is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

EOE race/colour/religion/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/vet/national origin