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Lexcel accredited firm seeks confident Facilities and Contracts Manager to join their practice in Canterbury.
Due to continuing expansion, our client is actively looking to recruit a proactive Facilities and Contracts Manager to join their high-performing team in Kent. The successful candidate will undertake a diverse range of facilities and contracts responsibilities.
The role will be offered on a part-time basis, with the successful candidate working 21 hours/three days per week.
Planning best allocation and use of space
Organising office moves
Managing building projects
Creating, organising and maintaining a register of the firm’s assets
Undertaking minor maintenance work
Ensuring the firm has in place a comprehensive fire risk assessment for every office
Undertaking the role of health and safety officer for the firm
Ensuring all offices meet the health and safety requirements
Conducting an annual review of all fire risk assessments
Responding appropriately to emergencies and urgent issues
Ensuring all offices have adequate and appropriately trained first aiders
Organising bi-annual portable appliance testing for all offices
Developing, maintaining and implementing health and safety policies
Organising five yearly electrical installation condition report for all offices
Service and maintenance contracts
Managing existing contracts, dealing with issues and negotiating competitive terms for renewal or new contracts
Checking and authorising invoices for services
Occasional travel to other branches when required
Applications are welcomed from candidates with experience in facilities maintenance, health and safety, contracts management and multiple site operations
IOSH Certificate in Managing Safely, NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management or NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Qualification is essential
General DIY and office planning skills are essential
Great communication skills
Clean UK driving licence and access to own transport
Physically fit as there will be heavy lifting involved
Flexible and available to work out of hours on occasion or alternative/additional days in order to oversee office moves or refurbishments
Our client is a multi-accredited practice with several offices in the South East that deliver a wide range of legal services to businesses and individuals. Staffed by a team of dedicated specialists who are experts in their chosen fields, they go above and beyond to ensure a friendly and personalised service, achieving Lexcel accreditation in recognition of this. Actively involved in their local communities, they support local charities and events, building long-lasting relationships which is reflected in their loyal client base.
Generous holiday entitlement
Additional discretionary holiday at Christmas
Private medical insurance
Perkbox benefits and rewards scheme
Long service awards
Eye care vouchers
Facilities and Contracts Manager
For further details of this Facilities and Contracts Manager vacancy, please contact Karl quoting reference KT03855161.
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