City of York - Building Control and Property Information Manager
City of York Council
Building Control and Property Information Manager
Salary: Grade 11, level 1–4 (£40,237 to £47,359 per annum)
Closes: 21 February 2019
- Job reference: CPL001025
- Location: West Offices, York
- Package: 37 hours per week, permanent contract
The Building Control team within City of York Council are looking to appoint a suitably qualified/experienced Building Control and Property Information Manager.
With its spectacular architecture, friendly people, and a wealth of cultural and entertainment facilities, York offers a quality of life that's hard to match, let alone beat. But there's much more happening in York, as the city makes a name for itself as one of the most commercially dynamic centres in northern Britain. As new housing construction complements the development of large-scale retail facilities.
York is also a great place for you to enhance your career. We don't carry passengers, so a high level of self-motivation is a must. You will need to be an effective communicator, able to deal with developer negotiations, and equally comfortable working independently or as a part of a team.
You should hold, a recognized qualification in Building Control or have worked extensively in Building Control and have experience of managing a Building Control team.
The successful applicant would be expected to lead on the major Building Control projects and Initiatives and have input into the setting of performance targets for the section and for the allocation of staff resources. The post hold will also be required to positively influence the retention and enhancement of market share within the competitive markets that both Building Control and Local Land Charges operate.
The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the Safety at Sports Advisory Group.
Knowledge of Local Land Charges and Local Land and Property Gazetteer is desirable as part of this post is to manage the Local Land Charges and Property information Team.
If you share our commitment to achieving ever higher standards of customer service, we offer casual car user allowance, free car parking, occupational pension scheme and great career development opportunities.
As this role is public facing, applicants will need to demonstrate, at interview, their competency to converse and provide advice and guidance to members of the public, in spoken English to CEFR level C2: Can express him/herself spontaneously at length with a natural conversational flow, avoiding or backtracking around any difficulty so smoothly that the person with whom they are conversing is hardly aware of it.
For further information or an informal discussion please contact John Fowler, Building Control & Property Information Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01904 551380.
Closing date: Thursday 21 February 2019 at 12 midnight.
Interviews: week commencing 4 March 2019.