Property Manager

London (Greater)
£31,836 to £36,931
04 Apr 2018
18 Apr 2018
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

The role

Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion

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25 days holiday (27 days after 5 years' service)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious individual who will manage the regular site inspection and compliance audits; as well as ensuring repairs and planned and reactive maintenance of a portfolio of properties are scheduled and remedial repairs are undertaken.

A key requirement for the role of property manager is to ensure that all health, safety and environmental management issues are addressed.

You will effectively manage property assets which may include administrative buildings, care homes, resource centres, libraries, sports centres, play centres and depots to deliver better outcomes for the people of Camden. You will be proactive and take the lead in devising and implementing a programme of regular building and condition inspections and identify solutions.

As part of the wider Camden programme, you will prepare reports for the Senior Property Manager and Senior Practitioner [Corporate Building Management] for larger works and schemes that should be considered for capital funding.

You will be responsible for ensuring any out of hours emergencies are handled effectively, ensuring robust procedures are in place and communicated effectively to minimise disruption to services or prevent financial loss. You will have a good knowledge of building management and related services i.e. planned and reactive maintenance, security and of managing contracts and contractors on site as well as budgetary management and financial procedures.

You should have a thorough knowledge and good practical application of health and safety legislation (Health & Safety at Work Act 1974) to property management together with a good knowledge of the Equality Act.

You should also have experience of managing and developing multiple budgets and experience of working within a customer focussed environment.

About us

Camden’s main offices are located in modern award winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

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Discover and Diversity

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How to apply:

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert.

When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone.

This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 18th April 2018, 23:59 pm

Interviews to be held: 1st and 10th May 2018

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Please quote reference: 1800005X