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Property & Maintenance Manager

Website The Falkland Islands Company

Job summary: The purpose of the Property & Maintenance Manager is carrying out all aspects of site management including a wide range of duties and responsibilities connected with the fabric and grounds of the company residential and commercial properties (over 70 residential and over 10 commercial). This includes security, cleanliness, monitoring contracts/contractors, routine maintenance and refurbishment, minor and major repairs.  Undertake letting duties of residential properties and ensure maximum occupancy and rental income for each of the assets and advising the Managing Director on suggested improvements to the residential and commercial properties and to carry out pre-planned maintenance programmes.

Experience preference:

  • The ability to operate and understand electrical/mechanical systems
  • Risk assessment experience
  • Competent at basic building repairs and maintenance
  • Staff management experience
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills and excellent and proven administration and organisational skills
  • Knowledge of residential and commercial building surveying to create maintenance schedules
  • Experience and knowledge of project management
  • Experience working with financial accounts, profit and loss and invoicing systems
  • Ability to undertake health and safety training in COSHH, Risk Assessments, Manual Handling, Working at Heights and Accident and Incidents
  • Knowledge and experience of property lets and lease agreements and relevant documentation
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of building maintenance and repairs
  • Previous experience monitoring Electrical Inspecting and Testing and Portable Appliance Testing

Required education and training:

  • Hold recognised training/qualifications associated within building maintenance and repair
  • Level 5 Senior Management Qualification or at least 8 years of experience working at a senior management level
  • OFTEC Oil Fired Engineer qualification
  • Recognised trade qualification in either mechanical or electrical engineering
  • Driver’s license Cat B or higher
  • Good understanding and knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes Word, Excel and Access

Desirable training and experience:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent
  • Recognised project management qualification i.e. PRINCE2
  • ISO9001, ISO14000 and ISO18000 training
  • Knowledge and understanding of KPI’s and Business Strategy Plans


Personal attributes: Self-motivated person and able to work under pressure; organised and able to meet deadlines; positive attitude and great interpersonal skills; good sense of humour and ability to use initiative; determined in carrying out tasks to completion; high level of confidentiality

Additional information and/or requirements: The vacancy is open to all applicants; preference is given to the residents of the Falkland Islands

Application instructions: please send your motivation letter, and your CV including at least three professional reference contact details with “Property & Maintenance Manager” in the subject-line, latest by 3rd of February, 2020 at 16:30 local time.

Salary: £35,000 per annum

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@fic.co.fk.

Stanley Office

  • Crozier Place, Stanley, Falkland Islands, FIQQ 1ZZ
  • (+500) 27600
  • info@fic.co.fk

UK Office

  • Kenburgh Court, 133-137 South Street, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 3HX
  • (+44) 01279 461630
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