Head of Estates & Facilities

£82,804 - £94,644

UK / Greater London

Estates & Facilities Management



Stephanie Howe
020 3962 9900

Stephanie has led the MRG Public Sector Property function since 2019 having previously worked in MRG’s Real Estate Advisory Team from 2015 to 2019.  During her early career at MRG, Stephanie worked with a number of industry leading advisors, property companies, institutional investors


Job Description

REF: 15982
Posted: 20 April 2021
Closes: 16 May 2021

London Ambulance Service NHS Trust

Head of Estates & Facilities

London Ambulance Service NHS Trust are the busiest emergency ambulance service in the UK serving one of the world’s most dynamic and diverse cities. We are the only NHS provider trust to serve the whole of London and the nine million people who live in, work in or visit the city. The Trust aims to be a “world class ambulance service for a world class city”.

With an estate of over 70 properties including ambulance stations and corporate assets, the LAS owns and occupies a diverse, multi-site property portfolio which supports core service delivery for patients and the work of its 8,000 staff.

Reporting to the Director of Strategic Assets & Property, the Head of Estates and Facilities will lead all estates matters for the Trust. This includes modernisation and maintenance of the portfolio, capital projects, sustainability, acquisitions and disposals of land and property, whilst ensuring that the Estates Vision remains relevant and in line with Trust’s overarching strategy. Delivery of these objectives will further enable to the Trust to operate at its most efficient and represent value for money, whilst ensuring first class service delivery to patients.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in a senior property or estates management role across a complex property portfolio within a comparable organisation. With responsibility for a team of property experts, the Head of Estates & Facilities will ensure effective delivery of the Vision through people, whilst creating a culture of innovation, improvement and efficiency. Stakeholder management skills are also essential to form strong and influential relationships with a range of individuals. Such stakeholders include NHS partners, other blue light services and public sector organisations, consultants, and the local community.

The appointed candidate will be a qualified member of a professional association or possess considerable industry experience.

The Head of Estates & Facilities appointment offers the opportunity to be directly responsible for leading a high-profile property portfolio and its future vision within an emergency service organisation.

A copy of the candidate information pack can be found on the following link:

To arrange a confidential briefing call please contact our retained advisor Stephanie Howe ( at The Management Recruitment Group on 0203 962 9900.

Closing date for applications is 16th May 2021.

First stage interviews with MRG are scheduled for w/c 17th May and 24th May 2021.

First stage interviews with the LAS are scheduled for w/c 31st May 2021.