Manager of Special Projects Group EMEA

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Corporate Functions


Weekly Hours: 35
Role Number:200552338
In RE&D, we don’t sit back and let things happen, we make things happen and we do this in service to all Apple employees and customers. Our team is a diverse and forward-thinking group that manages Apple’s workplaces and workplace services. We develop and run Apple’s global real estate portfolio, lead all related capital construction projects, provide outstanding facilities and site services, develop and lead sustainability initiatives to reduce the environmental impact of all Apple facilities, including commute and renewable energy programs, and do everything we can to ensure the health and safety of all Apple personnel, facilities, and customers in our facilities around the world! We are seeking an experienced, collaborative, and highly motivated senior manager to join our team and be responsible for the management of special projects in multiple countries in Europe.


We are looking for a high-energy candidate with proven experience in facilities management with a demonstrated focus in operating buildings as outstanding workplaces, delivering high quality results at the best value. The Manager of Special Projects Group EMEA will be responsible for supervising a team of seasoned professionals and multiple organizations to provide top management and support of the real estate portfolio. Organizations under this manager include: Facilities and Operations & Maintenance, Shipping, Receiving & Mail Services, Print Services, Conference & Production Services, Building Management, Guest & Badge Services, Graphics, Signage & Facilities Web Management.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Extensive experience in building engineering, facility/construction/project management experience with a demonstrated focus in making buildings outstanding workplaces
  • Experience managing a full-scale project management team tasked with delivering exceptional results in a fiscally responsible manner
  • Deep expertise in the planning, scheduling, budgeting, resourcing, and executing of all technical services required to deliver large scale construction projects.
  • Experience managing bespoke design elements that require attention to detail and industry leading techniques
  • Expertise in the management of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, building controls, fire-alarm, and architectural finish scopes
  • Capability to diagnose, handle and resolve construction issues quickly and efficiently, including experience prioritizing and assigning materials and resources;
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and supervisory skills, including experience working with all levels of an organization and ability to handle customer service issues involving employees in a professional and positive manner;
  • Demonstrated success in employee development and mentoring including fostering collaboration, continuous performance feedback and motivating the team to develop and utilize tools for more efficient project management and improved customer service.

Key Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge of and experience with the upkeep and function of buildings, building systems, machinery, and landscape to ensure new projects are designed to the highest architectural standards without sacrificing maintainability

Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, or Building Construction Management preferred.

Additional Requirements