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Building Manager | Reading

  • Location:

    Reading, Reading

  • Sector:

    Facilities Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40,000 - £45,000 per annum

  • Job ref:

    JN -072022-77435_1657630529

  • Published:

    12 July 2022

  • Expiry date:

    10 September 2022

  • Start date:


Cobalt is working with one of the UK's most well-regarded managing agents, as they seek a manager for a modern commercial office building right in the heart of Reading.

The location combines a vibrant social scene with excellent transport links, giving you a great work-life balance alongside the platform to progress your career within a market-leading business and a building with plenty of proactive investment planned into it.

Key responsibilities within this role will include:

  • Providing a first-class total facilities management service throughout the building;

  • Building lasting relationships with tenants, creating a real customer service experience and helping to drive forward their wellbeing within the workplace;

  • Ensuring the building remains compliant with UK health & safety legislation;

  • Setting and managing service charge budgets;

  • Managing the work of contractors for security, cleaning, front of house, and M&E;

  • Overseeing a comprehensive maintenance programme for the building, managing both planned and reactive works to plant and fabric within the building, in addition to overseeing projects from time to time (plant upgrades, fit-outs etc)

Our client is looking for a modern Building Manager, who can combine quality management of the physical asset with a focus on driving forward sustainability, customer experience, and wellbeing within the building. An IOSH qualification is essential, as is prior experience managing a multi-let commercial property.

If you are interested in this role, please apply online with your CV today as this role will interview before the closing date of this advert.