Facilities Manager

Sparks Careers
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
35 hours per week (some weekends/evenings may be required) About the role We are looking for an exceptional individual to become a key member of our management team as the Facilities Manager.  You will take primary responsibility for the safe and effective operation of all facilities within Focus Birmingham by leading and supporting the implementation of health and safety guidelines and its policies and procedures.  The successful candidate will manage the maintenance of our equipment and services including our conference, meeting and activity facilities.  As an excellent communicator you will coordinate our service contractors and suppliers ensuring all our services are safe, compliant, effective and efficient. You will have responsibility for maintaining and managing the process to identify and investigate all incidents, documenting and making recommendations to the management team. This is an excellent opportunity for an existing Facilities Manager or someone with the relevant experience to become an important part of the team to ensure our facilities and services are the best they can be for our service users, staff and visitors. About us Focus Birmingham is a specialist charity providing expert support, advice and information to anyone in the Birmingham area affected by sight loss or other disabilities, and because sight loss and disability affects family, friends and carers, we work with them too. Our selection process involves completing an application form (no CVs will be accepted) and taking part in an interview/assessment process.  The closing date for applications will be Monday 29th January 2018 @ 9.00 a.m. To apply for this opportunity please download and complete the application form by clicking on apply and following the links. Please ensure you read the job description and person specification provided here too. Completed application forms can be sent to us by e-mail or alternatively you can post your application form to Human Resources, Focus Birmingham, 48-62 Woodville Road, Harborne, Birmingham B17 9AT.  If you would like an informal ‘chat’ about this vacancy or have any questions our CEO is more than happy to speak with you.  Please email and a convenient time to call will be arranged.  You can also find an application pack by following clicking work with us on our website.  You will only be contacted if you have been short-listed for an interview. Focus Birmingham is committed to equal opportunities, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, age, gender, sexuality or disability. Charity Reg. No. 1065745    Please note we do not want to be contacted by recruitment agencies