Senior Compliance Technical Manager

Camden London Borough Council
Camden, London (Greater)
Closing date
6 Dec 2021

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Corporate Services, IT
Job role
Salary Band
£40,000 - £49,999
Contract Type
Full time

Job Details

About Us

In Camden we are committed to working together to make our borough the best place to live, work, study and visit. Partnership with our communities is central to the way we work, so that everyone can access opportunities, and nobody gets left behind.

The Role

This is a great opportunity to join our Property Management team as the Senior Technical Compliance Manager, you will hold the responsibility of ensuring Camden’s educational premises comply with statutory requirements and best practice.

You will ensure that community school buildings and children's centres which are owned by the Local Authority, are being managed and serviced by the school management as well as provide advice to VA and PFI schools. You will act as an expert with a focus on water hygiene, gas safety, electrical safety, asbestos, boundary wall, safe access, insurance inspections and fire safety compliance.

In this role you will provide advice on legal responsibilities for managing and maintaining school buildings and land, ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory standards.

You will be responsible for establishing and managing policies, practices, and technical standards to ensure compliance and manage risk, contributing to the Camden Plan objective of having the best schools in the country.

This role is subject to a standard DBS check.

You will hold a degree or equivalent with a proven track record in managing buildings. You will have significant experience in facilities management and applying your knowledge of the building compliance process in an educational setting. You will be able to bring a detailed knowledge of health and safety legislation and understanding of our responsibilities within the current climate.

You will have the ability to competently manage fire safety programmes of work, water quality management, lifting equipment, pressure systems and asbestos. You will be able to undertake audits and monitor that all actions are closed within the given timeframe.

You will be a team player with excellent communication and negotiation skills. As well as this, you’ll be able to work on your own initiative and be a problem solver.

Working for Camden

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine how we’re supporting our communities, and we’ll redefine what a career can be. If that sounds good to you, we’d love to talk.

At Camden, you’ll receive a host of benefits as well as joining a flexible working employer. Click HERE to see full details of our benefits.

Additional information

To view the Job Profile, please click HERE

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application you will be required to demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria listed in the Job Profile.

To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

Asking for Adjustments

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people, neurodiverse people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application, interview or assessment process, including providing information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at or post to 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG.


Camden: A diverse and vibrant borough
What makes us different?

Camden London Borough Council offers the opportunity to create a place for everyone. The council is committed to excellence and aims to recruit vibrant and talented people to develop and cultivate highly competent work teams. 
Camden Council promotes culture, innovation and excellence by celebrating awards such as the Camden Business Awards, Community Support Awards and Camden Design Awards. 

Great values

Based in the heart of the capital, Camden has much to offer its dedicated staff. The council is committed to excellence, and dedicated to safeguard and support the welfare of vulnerable adults, young people and children. Camden aims to work hand to hand with the communities it serves to find new and better ways to increase quality of life.
Why work for Camden?

  • Camden is committed to providing high quality services
  • Competent and skilled work teams.
  • A trusting, supportive working environment
  • Strong focus on innovation
  • Competitive salary.
  • Free season ticket / travelcard loan scheme. 

Would you like to work in an innovative, multicultural, vibrant and transforming environment?

Camden may offer the opportunity you are looking for.

Find Us
020 7974 4444
Town Hall
Judd Street

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