Director of Facilities (Pearson K12 Learning)

Pearson - New Jersey

Full-time
**Description**

Pearson K12 Learning (K12L) is a global education company delivering award-winning learning solutions for early childhood through high school and more. Our interactive tools and content range from digital and print core curriculums, to supplemental content, intervention programs, and professional services.

Recognized as an industry leader, we serve millions of learners with innovative student-centered curriculums that embrace technology, state and district-level educational standards, personalized learning, and data to inform classroom practices and instruction.

We partner with educators who are equally passionate about learning to help turn today’s classrooms into active workshops and inspire everyone to go further. Our comprehensive solutions are immersive, collaborative, and flexible—delivered online, offline, anytime. Our goal is to deliver the best possible learning experiences so that every student has the chance to succeed.

Together, we’re creating a new era of education that supports our changing world. Learn with us

**Position Summary: **

Reporting directly to the CFO of Pearson K12 Learning LLC, the **Director of Facilities** will be responsible for all aspects of K12L facilities across four primary sites (Chandler >300hc, Paramus >125hc, Boston >125hc, and Glenview >100h), and four satellite offices (Folsom< 20hc, Iowa City< 15hc, Irving< 10hc, and NYC< 10hc).

**Responsibilities: **

The Director of Facilities has responsibility for all aspects of K12 Learning LLC North America facilities. Specific responsibilities include:

All facilities day to day operations.

Program management of new facility initiatives (Paramus Q3’19, Glenview Q1’20, Chandler Q3’20).

Vender/contract management.

Pearson Facilities Transition Services Agreement (TSA).

Expense and capital management (Forecasting & BVR).

Safety and security.

Office policies and procedures.

Audits and compliance.

Staffing and direct management of the K12L Facilities Manager.

Indirect management of the site-based office administrative staff.

Assist with other ad-hoc projects as assigned.

**Qualifications**

**Qualifications: **

Minimum of 15 years project/program management, business process and Facilities management experience.

Subject matter expertise in procurement, project management and property & facilities.

Effective written and verbal communication skills and change management experience.

Ability to build project plans and monitor/report on project status.

Knowledge and competency in business processing mapping and documentation.

In-depth knowledge of facilities services, construction and third party outsourcing.

Develops and maintains constructive and cooperative working relationships with others.

**Work Location: **

Paramus – NJ, Chandler – AZ, Boston – MA, or Glenview – IL

**Additional Skills/Knowledge/Abilities: **

This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree. MBA a plus.

Prior experience with Pearson facilities management a plus.

Ability to travel domestically as needed (10-20%).

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Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

**Primary Location: ** US-New Jersey

**Other Locations** US-MA-Boston, US-AZ-Chandler, US-IL-Glenview

**Work Locations: ** US-MA-Boston-501 Boylston 501 Boylston St Boston 02116

**Job: ** Real Estate and Facilities

**Organization: ** North America

**Employee Status: ** Regular Employee

**Job Type: ** Standard

**Shift: ** Day Job

**Job Posting: ** May 12, 2019

**Job Unposting: ** Ongoing

**Schedule: ** Full-time Regular

**Req ID: ** 1906476

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.