Facilities Manager

  • Job Reference: TCGAJ2601/CC
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2021
  • Recruiter: Money Advice Trust
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £35,000
  • Sector: HR Manager
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Facilities Manager
Birmingham, West Midlands with travel to London on occasion (initially home based due to COVID-19 restrictions)

Do you have the drive to have a high performing business support team and service? Are you an experienced facilities and/or premises management professional? If so, read on.

About Us

Money Advice Trust provides free information, advice and resources to help people successfully manage their finances. With demand for money advice consistently outstripping supply, finding more efficient ways of helping people is at the heart of our work.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Money Advice Trust whilst it is undergoing a large revamp of our two offices to make them a modern and agile working space to support the substantial growth that we are experiencing.

We're currently looking for a Facilities Manager to join our team, supporting our Birmingham and London offices and leading our Business Support function.

The Benefits

- Salary of circa 35,000 per annum
- Option to work from home
- Generous pension
- Death in Service
- A range of health and wellbeing benefits
- Money saving initiatives
- Rewards for working in line with our values
- 29 days' annual leave
- One duvet day per quarter that can be taken at short notice (taken out of leave allowance)
- The option to buy/sell leave

This is an amazing opportunity to join a forward-thinking charity offering excellent benefits, home working options and the chance to take on full-time or part-time hours, depending on your needs.

You'll have the chance to undertake excellent training, which will give you the tools and expertise you need to help people tackle their debts and manage their money with confidence.

At Money Advice Trust, we're balanced, supportive and innovative. We are passionate about doing the best for the people we help. If you want to be part of a service that transforms lives, we want to hear from you.

The Role

As a Facilities Manager, you'll have accountability for managing, maintaining and improving the Birmingham and London office facilities, as well as leading a small team of Business Support Officers; this will help achieve the departments aims that the team and services they offer are deployed efficiently and that internal stakeholders receive an effective service.

Some of your duties will include:

- Day to day responsibility for the Birmingham and London premises including liaison with Landlord/Building Manager/keyholders for both sites including other tenants
- Advise management regarding Health & Safety practices for both of the offices, as well as at home workers; this is to include delivering Health & Safety training
- Ensure risk assessment are in place for remote workers and the office such as overall office assessment, fire, support managers with maternity risk assessments, DSE's
- Ensure all risk assessments and other related duties (PAT testing, etc.) are conducted

About You

To join us as a Facilities Manager, you'll need:

- HND level qualification or equivalent
- IOSH Health & Safety qualification
- Previous experience of premises management, including dealing with suppliers and contractors
- Demonstrable people management and stakeholder engagement experience

We want to hear from you if you've worked as a Facilities Officer, Facilities Lead, Facilities and Health & Safety Manager, Facilities and Health & Safety Officer, Facilities and Health & Safety Lead, Head of Facilities, or Business Support Officer.

The closing date for applications is the 26 th January 2021 with interviews scheduled for the 3 rd February 2021 via Microsoft Teams.

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