Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We know that homelessness is not inevitable. We know that together we can end it.
Crisis Skylight Brent, based in Harlesden, provides housing, education, employment, volunteering, wellbeing and mental health services that help people leave homelessness.
Important part of our work is also influencing the local provision of services for homeless people.
Crisis Skylight Brent will relocate to a new bigger and inspirational building in early 2021, and the new Administration and Facilities will be playing an instrumental role in supporting this move and ensuring we are making the most out of this exciting new development.
About the role
As the Administration and Facilities Manager, you will play an important role within the local management team, ensuring the smooth running of facilities and administration to support the delivery of our services; liaising with colleagues from across Crisis including Finance and Information Governance, you will ensure our local systems are in-line with the wider organisation requirements and standards. You will work closely with the Crisis’ central facilities management department, acting as their link locally and participating in their team activities.
To be successful in this role you will have significant experience in facilities management with sound administrative background; working with colleagues across Crisis and within the local team you will need to have excellent interpersonal skills, proven ability to develop and maintain positive relationships and be flexible and adaptable in responding to changing needs. Commitment to Crisis’s values and purpose are essential to the role.
As a member of the team you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:
-Interest free loans to purchase a train season ticket or a bike or for a deposit to secure a tenancy
-Mandatory pension scheme, with an employer contribution of 8.5%
-25 days’ annual leave which increases with service to 28 days
-Alongside our excellent staff benefits, we will support your ongoing development to build your skills, experience and career.
How to apply
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please visit our website to apply online. Candidates are required to complete a supporting statement, addressing points 1-5 of the person specification. The job description is available on our website by clicking on the 'Vacancy Details' button.
If you need to request an application in an alternative format, please contact the HR Team (details can be found on our website).
Closing date: Sunday 31 May 2020 (23:59)
Interviews will be held on Monday 8 June 2020
Previous applicants need not apply
We value diversity, promote equality and encourage and applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from people with lived experience of homelessness.
To see our work in action please visit the Crisis website.
Registered Charity Numbers: E&W1082947, SC040094