The Rochester Bridge Trust is a charity which has provided crossings of the River Medway since 1399.
It is responsible for the maintenance and improvement of the Rochester bridges and an extensive property portfolio as well as supporting education and conservation projects in engineering and heritage.
We are seeking an experienced Facilities / Operations Manager to support the Chief Finance Officer in managing operational issues for the Trust.
Managing the maintenance and operation of the Trust’s buildings and services, including planned maintenance, IT, health and safety, security, cleaning
Ensuring the Trust’s compliance with external regulations, including business continuity, risk controls, environmental management, health and safety and data protection
Managing wide ranging administrative procedures and documentation controls to ensure integrity of the Trust’s extensive filing/archiving systems
Managing a grants programme to support educational, heritage conservation and historic engineering projects
Managing the performance of contractors and professional advisers within the terms of their contracts and within approved budgets
Organising and managing public events on behalf of the Trust
Essential skills and knowledge
A background in operations, buildings or facilities management, including contract management is essential; plus experience of developing and managing administrative/quality systems
A strong current knowledge of business regulations including health and safety, data protection, ISO14001 is highly desirable or a willingness to undergo extensive training
Ideally you will hold a relevant graduate / management qualification
Please apply (on-line only and not direct to The Trust) with your CV. In your covering letter you should specify:
- Your experience of operations / facilities management
- Relevant qualifications
- Reasons for applying for the role
Closing date for applications: Friday 21 April 2017
NO AGENCIES PLEASE