Contracts Manager - Fire & Asbestos


Job description

We have a current opportunity for a Contracts Manager who's specialism is in Fire Safety and Asbestos to join a well established Housing Association. This is a permanent role and a fantastic opportunity to join their compliance team which is a busy, forward thinking and high performing team. The role will be a mix of working from our clients modern head office in Birkenhead, Wirral which is easily accessible from most transport links together with home/ hybrid working.

There will be a requirement to attend meetings at their head office and potentially other locations as deemed necessary to fulfil your role and complete training.

The role of Contracts Manager (Fire Safety & Asbestos) will report directly to the Head of Asset Compliance & Building Safety and has responsibility for managing a small team of people who support this role.

The overall purpose of the role will be to:

  • Ensure the organisation meets its statutory, legislative and regulatory responsibilities regarding fire safety and asbestos across its property portfolio.
  • Ensure that our customers are safe in their homes.
  • Be the organisations lead and subject matter expert on Fire Safety and Asbestos compliance.
  • Lead and work collaboratively on the procurement, management and performance of contractor/s delivering compliance works.
  • Lead and work collaboratively on the development and implementation of a new compliance-based software system.
  • Ensure that accurate/ certified data, certification is in place and held within the organisations systems.
  • Strong focus on contract performance, budgetary management and customer service.
  • Positively contribute to the role and the team you work with whilst sharing your knowledge, experience and skills to develop others.
  • The ability to plan, organise and prioritise work is essential and to be able to work with colleagues of all levels, both internal and external.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills are a must and ideally you will be fully proficient in all Microsoft Office packages.

For more information including a full job description and details on our clients excellent benefits package please contact me.

A full induction will be given to help you settle into your new role with an opportunity to meet new colleagues and find out more about Magenta Living.

Other examples may include: E-learning, on the job training

Our Values: Adaptability, Accountability, Ambition

Our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Commitment Statement

Our client is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. Applications from all suitably qualified individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We offer a range of family friendly policies and flexible working arrangements to support employees from different backgrounds.

We will positively encourage applications from candidates with protected characteristics which are under-represented in specific roles in accordance with Section 158 of the Equality Act 2010.

For more information including a full job description and details on our clients excellent benefits package please contact me.

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.


Jane Schofield
Senior Manager
Housing Team / Property & Construction Team
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