Asset Manager - Central Buildings

Location: Sherwood Forest Village - Nottinghamshire

Hours of Work: Full-Time

Salary/Hourly Rate: Circa £59,100 per annum

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 06 March 2020

Asset Manager - Central Buildings

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Welcome to Center Parcs – the number one choice for short break holidays, employing a team of over 9,000 across six separate villages located in the UK and Ireland.


From fixing faults to replacing items, joining our Technical Services team means you can be a superhero for families during their break. The dedicated team provide a speedy response to any service breakdown while delivering excellent care, so our guests can relax knowing they’re being taken care of.


  • Management Bonus Scheme
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets


This is an exciting opportunity to join our Technical Services team as Central Buildings Asset Manager.

In this role, you will lead and inspire a department of technically competent operatives to achieve success in maintaining our village forest, central buildings and infrastructure to the highest possible standards. You will ensure all our assets are kept in a healthy and functional condition, utilising the most efficient methods of maintenance.

Your demonstrable management skills will see you leading, coaching, guiding and encouraging your team to provide the right culture and environment in which they feel they are able to offer their best endeavours.

The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills as you will positively engage with and support all key stakeholders who expect a high level of service from your team.  Using your influencing skills, you will encourage collaborative working practises between your team and other departments. 

Please note that this role will include participation in a duty management rota.


You will be contracted to work 160 hours per 4-week period on a flexible basis. Occasional weekend cover as part of the duty management rota will be required along with working some public / bank holidays.


Essential requirements:

  • HNC in construction, engineering or formal Facilities Management qualifications
  • Proven experience in managing a dynamic workload, planning and prioritising tasks
  • Use of Computer Aided Facilities Management (CAFM) systems
  • Experience in managing service contracts, within hard FM organisations
  • Proven ability to manage a technical workforce team and office administration teams
  • Demonstrate a high technical knowledge of HVAC systems
  • Experience in Fire Safety Standards & Risk Management

Desirable requirements:

  • NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety & Risk Management or equivalent qualification
  • Familiar with procurement techniques and associated forms of contracts

Closing date:  6 March 2020 at 12 Noon

1st Interviews to be held:  23 March 2020

2nd Interviews to be held:  23 and 24 April 2020

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received. Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.


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