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You will have overall responsibility for management of the building and facilities and will project manage the move back to Contact, overseeing the commissioning of the refurbished building in autumn 2019.

Contact is a leading national contemporary theatre and arts organisation based in Manchester, with young people at the heart of everything we do. We work locally, nationally and internationally to provide life-changing opportunities for the next generation of creative leaders, artists and audiences, redefining theatre in the process. We produce and present a professional programme of outstanding performances, events and festivals in our building, surprising places and virtual spaces, for a young and highly diverse audience.

This is an exciting time for Contact, with a £6.5m capital re-development under way which will secure the future of Contact’s vital work with young people across Greater Manchester for the next 20 years as well as improve the building’s environmental performance.

You will have overall responsibility for management of the building and facilities and will project manage the move back to Contact, overseeing the commissioning of the refurbished building in autumn 2019.

 

You will have a background in facilities and building management with experience of managing a public facing building and maintaining buildings, equipment and plant. Knowledge and experience of compliance management and Health & Safety at work legislation is essential.  You will be passionate about environmental sustainability with a ‘can do’ attitude and a positive, flexible approach.

Contact has a long-standing commitment to diversity in its programming, producing, staffing and community engagement. We actively seek applications from the widest range of applicants.

 

Facilities Manager

Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 per annum

Hours: Full Time – 35 hours per week

Contract: Permanent

Deadline for submission of applications: 10am on Monday 4th February 2019.

Interviews will be held on: Thursday 14th February 2019.

Please note that only a completed application form will be accepted (download the Recruitment Pack, How to Apply Guidance, Diversity Monitoring Form and Application Form below)

Contact is committed to Equal Opportunities and positively welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. Registered Charity No. 501953