Building Manager

  • Job Reference: NR/886881
  • Date Posted: 25 January 2018
  • Recruiter: Beach Baker Property Recruitment
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £29,500
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits
  • Sector: Facilities Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Beach Baker is currently working with a leading commercial property management consultancy to recruit a Building Manager for a landmark office building in central Bristol. The property is part way through an extensive refurbishment project and is almost fully let to a range of corporate occupiers.

The Building Manager will have overall responsibility for the operation of the site, with duties including:

  • Ensure that all Health & Safety statutory and corporate requirements are met at all times.
  • Work as part of the Managing Agent's team to ensure landlord's objectives are achieved and to have a proactive involvement in all aspects of the building's management.
  • Liaise with tenants and visitors in a professional manner and contribute to the delivery of a high quality office environment.
  • Manage on-site contractors, ensuring their work is satisfactorily completed in line with their agreements.
  • Assist Surveyors with the preparation and ongoing monitoring of service charge budgets.
  • Undertake regular testing / checks of fire alarms and other equipment in compliance with regulations.
  • Ensure that all plant equipment is maintained by appointed contractors on a regular basis and that full records are kept of all works undertaken.

The ideal candidate for this role will have prior experience in a similar role within property or facilities management, with an excellent understanding of H&S requirements and legislation. An IOSH or NEBOSH qualification would be desirable. Candidates should have the ability to work on their own initiative, with demonstrable management capability and excellent communication skills.

A competitive salary is offered, plus benefits including an allocated parking space within the building and a company mobile phone. Working hours are between 07:30-17:30 Monday to Friday.