Systems Management Section: Facilities Administrator

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The successful applicant will join our busy Facilities Team based at UNISON’s national office close to Euston Station.
UNISON Centre, London NW1
Starting salary
£37,378 per annum incl. London Weighting Allowance
Closing date
12 February 2019
Contract type
Full time, permanent

About this job

The postholder will play a central role in managing the UNISON Centre offices, providing services to over 300 staff and dozens of daily visitors, and the wider estate including residential and retail units and a public gallery.

The Facilities Administrator supervises the day to day activities of onsite security, caretaking, cleaning and engineering teams, as well as co-ordinating the work of external contractors.

Applicants should have experience of facilities tasks in an office environment, including safe working practices, risk assessment, fire safety and evacuation. Excellent customer service skills, efficient financial administration and good attention to detail are also essential.

There will be an occasional need to work during the evening and weekends so you must be available to work flexibly.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the general application form and monitoring forms (under “Resources”) and see job description and person specification (under “Documents”).

Please note that only the General Application form will be accepted.

Please send four copies of the completed application form to Eleanor de Zoysa, Systems Management Section, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY quoting ref: ORD/95

Completed application forms must be received by no later than 12 noon, Tuesday 12 February 2019.

Interviews will be held during the week commencing Monday 25 February 2019.


UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.