Building Manager

Building Manager

  • Location

    Beckenham, Kent

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  • Salary:

    Up to £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Aaron Horton

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Dove and Hawk are working with an established hospice based in South East London who are actively seeking an experienced building manager to join the team.

Duties / Functions of the role:

  • The maintenance of the buildings and grounds at both sites
  • To act as the Health and Safety Lead
  • Project management for defined capital projects
  • The management of staff and external companies in delivering the above
  • Ensure that both the Sydenham and Orpington buildings and grounds are maintained to the required standard so that they operate efficiently and are a welcoming and comfortable environment for everyone using them
  • Devise and manage a preventative maintenance programme across both sites for both buildings and related equipment, ensuring that planned maintenance is carried out in a timely and effective manner
  • Manage any buildings projects closely, ensuring completion on time and to budget, and also to the satisfaction of the users
  • Manage all agreed contracts proactively ensuring the maintenance of sound working relationships and that buildings services are delivered according to agreed contracts
  • Maintain and develop the effective use of the maintenance helpdesk system
  • Maintenance the out of hours rotas for services such as buildings maintenance

Requirements of the role:

  • A thorough understanding and experience of working in FM within a large and complex organisation (preferably healthcare)
  • Excellent knowledge of Health and Safety requirements across a multi-sited organisation
  • Experience of managing a team of Facilities staff including carrying out appraisals
  • Previous experience of financial management - budgetary control of all associated expenditure

Salary Package: Circa 45k P/A
Hours: Monday to Friday / 36 Hours p/w
Location: South East London

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