Building Manager

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  • Job Reference: Ref/10001
  • Job Title: Building Manager
  • Location: Luton
  • Basic Salary Range: £40,000 - £45,000 + Package and Opportunities
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Maxwell Stephens have been asked to recruit on behalf of a charity for a Building Manager.

The Building Manager will be responsible for developing, delivering, and maintaining high standards of operational efficiency including the physical infrastructure and support service in the 65,000 sqft building, that provides space for voluntary, community, statutory and small to medium enterprises.

Your Role

You will be responsible for delivering a wide range of services including planned, preventative and reactive maintenance and Health and Safety compliance across the site.

You will produce all project briefs for individual developments and work with Finance to ensure that best value is achieved for all tendering, procurement and purchasing activities in respect of building and maintenance work.

You will prepare, implement and maintain a disaster recovery plan for the business. You will also manage all aspects of the maintenance and security of the site ensuring tasks are dealt with in a timely manner.

You will negotiate with service providers, manage hard and soft services, ensuring robust Service Level Agreements and KPIs for all services.

You will ensure the organisation complies with all relevant Health and Safety legislation in relation to works completed as part of the capital programme and maintain the required compliance records.

Skills and Experience

You will have an appropriate qualification within the property, estates, buildings management sector or construction industry e.g. IOSH, NEBOSH or equivalent. You will be a member of a relevant professional body.

You will have a thorough and up to date knowledge of property related statutory compliance and Health and Safety legislation and procedures.

You will have strong IT skills and experience of introducing new systems and procedures. You will also have experience in managing multi-service budgets.

You will be proactive and lead with your own initiative. You will have excellent communication and negotiating skills. You will be flexible and adaptable in your approach.

To Apply

Maxwell Stephens is expecting a large volume of applications for this role. We’re keen to place the correct person with our client as soon as possible. Therefore, we encourage all interested FM professionals with the experience to successful expedite this role to contact us without delay.

Please call 0207 118 48 48 to speak to one of the Maxwell Stephens team or alternatively you can email your cv to to apply.


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