Employer: Canine Partners

Job Title: Facilities & Fleet Manager

Job Location: Heyshott, Nr Midhurst, West Sussex or Osgathorpe, Leicestershire

Salary: £29,903 to £31,564 (FTE) per annum (depending on experience)

Hours: 25 – 30 hours per week (5 days, 5-6 hours per day)

Job Description:

If you are an experienced facilities manager looking to utilise your skills within the charity sector, this could be the role for you.

Canine Partners’ mission is to change the lives of disabled people using expertly trained dogs to improve physical, emotional and social wellbeing. 

To help us create amazing partnerships, we need amazing people. Canine Partners has an exciting opportunity for a Facilities & Fleet Manager to join our Finance & Resourcing Team. 

This is an incredible role at a prominent assistance dog charity where your role will be a part of our essential work that transforms lives every day.

What you will do:

You will be responsible for the management and smooth running of the Charity’s two training centres (Midlands & South) and the vehicle fleet, including planned preventative maintenance, asset management, security and safety of property and facilities. You will take pride in ensuring our centres are functional and safe to use for all our service users, staff and volunteers.

What we’re looking for:

Experience managing multiple sites and understanding/experience of budgeting and forecasting is advantageous but not essential. 

Most importantly you will be passionate about the transformative impact that our assistance dogs provide to our beneficiaries.

We can offer you:

This role can be based from either our Midlands Training Centre (near Osgathorpe, Leicestershire) or Southern Training Centre (near Midhurst, West Sussex). We will provide the use of a charity vehicle and mobile phone for the role. 

Please apply online with a CV together with a cover letter that demonstrates your suitability for the role. 

Application Deadline: 5th September 2022. Please note we will be interviewing on a rolling basis and this advert may close ahead of the closing date. Please be assured we contact all of our candidate on the outcome of their application.

Application Details: Please apply online with a CV together with a cover letter that demonstrates your suitability for the role. 

Website Link: Facilities & Fleet Manager job – Heyshott, Nr Midhurst, West Sussex or Osgathorpe, Leicestershire – Canine Partners (livevacancies.co.uk)