Fire Safety Manager
Job Title: Fire Safety Manager
Salary Banding: £46,000 - £53,000
Job Location: North West
Contract Duration: Permanent
Hours (weekly): 35 (Monday to Friday)
Are you a passionate fire safety professional looking for your next opportunity? Do you want to make customers feel safe in their own homes?
Your Housing Group has a brand-new opportunity for a Fire Safety Manager to join the Asset team as the strategic lead and SME for all things fire related!
As our Fire Safety Manager, you will be managing the fire safety of a mixed portfolio of properties. You will identify any fire safety risks and deliver plans to manage the property portfolio’s fire safety.
You will be predominantly homebased living within the North West and a reasonable travelling distance of our Head Office/Collaboration Hub in Birchwood, Warrington to attend meetings, 121’s and training when required.
As the Fire Safety manager, you will focus on property structure and maintenance, fire strategies, building compliance obligations and, of course, customer safety, in our properties. You will engage customers in the safe management of their property, as well as working with other stakeholders eg Local Authorities and Fire and Rescue Services. You’ll ensure quality and control measures are in place to ensure a safe environment for us and our customers.
It’s a given, you’ll be a key member of the Compliance management team working closely with senior colleagues contributing to the overall management of statutory Fire compliance, Group policy and process, ensuring the delivery of comprehensive service, in line with relevant legislation, regulation and guidance.
As this is a new role, you’ll also develop policies, procedures and systems to effectively support us to effectively manage our building safety requirements.
If you …………….
- have Fire Safety management experience
- can lead a passionate and driven team
- have experience managing building safety risks
- possess in-depth knowledge of fire, building and structural safety related to Social Housing
- are customer focused and capable of managing stakeholder relationships with the Group, contractors and residents
- can clearly and concisely provide technical information to a non technical audience
……. then we’d love to hear from you!
What do we have to offer you? In addition to a great place to work, we offer a competitive salary of £46,000 - £53,000 and numerous benefits with up to 25 days annual leave (increasing with length of service), plus Bank Holidays, a Cashback Health Care Plan and a Pension Scheme matched up to 8% – to name just a few!
Your Housing Group is a new generation of housing provider, working efficiently and effectively to build as many quality houses as possible, thereby playing its part in solving the national housing crisis. With over 28,000 homes across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands, the business has a large portfolio of retirement living developments and an innovative private rental offer in Nuvu.
Prior to completing your application, please review the attached Role Profile to better understand the role and key responsibilities.
Closing date: 11th June 2021
Should we receive a high number of applications, we may close this vacancy earlier than the date indicated above, therefore, you are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible.
Your Housing Group values diversity and encourages applications from all communities. Your Housing Group operates a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for tenants or anyone who resides in a Your Housing Group property. It also operates the scheme for any applicants who declare they have a disability. Those applicants who meet the minimum requirements for the role as set out in the role profile will be guaranteed an interview. Some roles may be subject to probity checks which will override the scheme where a potential conflict of interest or a probity matter has been identified. YHG3
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