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Space Management Consultant

Guildford, England, United Kingdom

Full Time . Hybird

At DIREK, we are committed to redefining the essence of modern habitats and workplaces through our Smart Building Management (SBM) solutions. Our mission is to harness the transformative power of IoT, AI, and data analytics to create intelligent environments that prioritise energy efficiency, security, and optimal resource utilisation. We strive to deliver innovative systems that enhance occupant well-being, streamline operational performance, and foster sustainable practices

Location – Guildford, Surrey, England.

About the job

Company Description

DIREK is an innovative startup offering a smart building management solution that helps manage the built environment more efficiently. With smart asset and occupancy sensors, we provide real-time occupancy and environmental data, as well as location tracking of assets. Our proprietary software and hardware provide analytics, control, and safety to optimize resource utilization and reduce operational expenses, while making indoor environments healthier and more sustainable.

Role Description

As a Senior Space Management Consultant, you’ll play a vital role in analyzing space utilization data and providing expert recommendations to our clients. You’ll be responsible for:

  • Analyzing extensive space utilization data to derive actionable insights.
  • Advising clients on optimizing their space for efficiency, safety, and comfort.
  • Staying abreast of and adhering to relevant standards in space management (such as ISO/TC 267 Facility Management, BOMA Standards for measuring spaces, etc.).
  • Contributing to the advancement of DIREK’s AI engine for building management, ensuring it meets the evolving needs of modern spaces.

This is a hybrid role offering the flexibility to work both on-site and remotely.


  • 5+ years of professional experience in commercial real estate or consulting industry
  • Extensive knowledge of space management and utilization
  • Ability to analyze space utilization data and develop efficient layout designs
  • Excellent project management and client communication skills
  • Proficient in using space management software tools
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Interior Design, or Facilities Management, or related field
  • Ability to work independently and remotely
  • Experience in managing and mentoring junior consultants is preferred
  • Continuing professional development and a growth mindset is preferred

Why Join DIREK?

  • Lead in a pioneering company at the forefront of occupancy-centric building management.
  • Work on innovative projects that blend AI, IoT, and data analytics for smart building solutions.
  • Enjoy the flexibility of a hybrid work arrangement, balancing on-site and remote work.
  • Collaborate with a team of experts in a dynamic and supportive environment.
  • Enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, reflecting your skills and experience.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about space management and AI-driven building solutions, DIREK wants to hear from you! Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the perfect fit for this role to jobs@direkltd.co.uk.

At DIREK, we value diversity and inclusivity. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply and join our growing team.

Application Deadline: 29th of March 2024

We thank all applicants for their interest. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

How to Apply?

Ready to make a significant impact in energy management? Please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role to jobs@direkltd.co.uk.
DIREK is committed to diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds to join our growing team.

DIREK thanks all applicants for their interest. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.