Buildings Officer

Location Salisbury
Discipline: Office Professionals , Executive Recruitment, Accountancy & Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £ £30k - £35k
Contact name: Liam McConnell

Contact email:
Job ref: REF: 5044
Published: about 2 months ago
Expiry date: 18 December 2020

​An opportunity for an experienced Buildings Officer has become available within a Charity who work with a plethora of partner organisations across the Wiltshire, Dorset region.

A wonderfully constructed role that offers the chance to support a Leadership team in advising and assisting their partners with the care for their buildings demonstrating care and conservation. Joining a small team, as the Buildings Officer you will be supported by your colleagues to facilitate each planning application.

Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Operate stages of faculty applications

  • Develop, implement, review team processes to create an improved workflow

  • Manage all site visits protocol and procedures

  • Advise partners on processes at key stages

  • Facilitate the running of various meetings: to include preparation of agendas, organising attendees, secretarial duties

  • Organise periodic reviews of approved architects and surveyors

  • Communicate effectively with partners when inspections are due and maintenance is to be carried out

  • Provide budgetary input and manage team expenditure

In order to be shortlisted for this opportunity you do need to have the following experience:

  • Previous experience working within Planning of a Local Authority OR experience of working within conservation or for a company related to the care of historical sites

  • Demonstrate capabilities of complex administrative processes

  • An interest in Historical buildings

  • Intermediate level skills of MS Office

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Confidence to facilitate many applications at one time

This is a unique and truly exciting challenge for someone with experience of expediting planning applications and with a love of Historical architecture.

A full time role split between home and office.

To apply please contact Liam today.