Job Title: Technical and Compliance Manager - FM Service Provider - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Maidstone
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: n/a
REF: TFM-P1395
Contact Name: Jordan Nicholls
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

Our client, a Facilities Management Service Provider to retail clients wish to strengthen their management team with the appointment of a Technical Manager / Compliance Manager. The role will provide technical and compliance leadership for the internal account management team and selected clients. You must be based within 1 hours commute from Maidstone

The Role

  • Undertake external technical and statutory audits to ensure statutory compliance is in line with technical and health and safety legislative regulations and contractual obligations.
  • Prepare technical reports with recommendations for corrective / preventive actions leading to continual improvement in hard FM service delivery on behalf of their clients.
  • Provide specialist technical support in managing compliance issues e.g. statutory certification, remedial works and documentation control.
  • Promote, develop and establish a positive safety culture and ensure the client can meet its legal requirements in terms of compliance.
  • Monitor the compliance of clients' estates and advise managers on areas of non-compliance
  • Forge relationships with the appropriate contacts within the client base to drive a solid, productive working relationship
  • Lead asset and maintenance planning and contribute to national strategies.
  • Lead the review and execution of remedial maintenance and repair operations to ensure a cost effective solution is provided without disruption to site operations and customers.
  • Take ownership of investigations, providing reports on operational incidents or issues.
  • Effectively monitor and manage suppliers' statutory compliance requirements, recommending actions to remedy failings
  • Liaise and advise the on implementing PPM regimes for new and existing clients.
  • Provide technical support and advice to account managers and supply chain partners.


  • You must have come from a service provider background working with retail clients or come directly from a retail client
  • Commercially sound, with a strong understanding of delivering and managing technical building and compliance support to a UK wide retail estate
  • At least 5 years' experience in managing building services on a national scale
  • HNC / HND qualified in electrical or mechanical engineering.
  • Possess current Health & safety and Environmental qualifications at a management level.
  • NEBOSH General Certificate.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of Safety, Health, Environmental & Quality systems.
  • Sound understanding of statutory compliance
  • Sound working knowledge of CAFM systems.
  • Significant practical experience in multi-site, field based asset management or related field
  • Practical experience of Safe Systems of Work.
  • You must be eligible to work in the UK, and willing and able to travel.
  • You must be based within 1 hours commute from Maidstone
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