FRA Manager

  • £46000 - £50000 per annum + Van & Fuel Card + Package
  • Harlow, Essex

Job Overview

Job title - Fire Risk Assessment Manager

Location - Harlow, CM20

Salary - up to £50,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Car Allowance - £5000.00 per annum (or company car if preferred)

Car Mileage Allowance - 45p per mile

Annual Bonus - 10% of salary (depending on performance)

Working Hours - 8.30am until 5.00pm Monday to Friday with 30 minutes lunch

Hybrid Working - Yes 3 days in office & 2 days from home (commences after training period)

Holiday - 26 days (25 days holiday plus birthday day) plus 8 Bank Holiday days.

Parking - Free parking on site with overflow parking off site short walk from office

Dress Code - Business casual with casual dress down day on Friday's

Start Date - ASAP

Job Description

My Client, an established Security & Fire Company based in Harlow, Essex. We have experienced significant growth over the past few years and are looking for a Fire Risk Assessment Manager to join our management team reporting into the Operations Director.

The Fire Risk Assessment Manager will be responsible for reviewing fire risk assessments and acting on the various recommendations resulting from those fire risk assessments. You will use your fire industry knowledge to interpret the recommended actions of the fire risk assessments and decide on the correct course of action required to resolve those findings.

The recommended actions of fire risk assessments can be very varied and it will the responsibility of the Fire Risk Assessment Manager to ensure that the required rectification works are dealt with in a timely and efficient manner. Decision making will be key in deciding which department needs to action the findings whether it be passing the task directly to the service department for engineers to carry out the works via a schedule of rates, passing to the small works estimating department to produce a quote for the required works or for larger works passed to the sales department to carry out a survey.

The Fire Risk Assessment Manager will be responsible for ensuring that works are tracked from the front-end quotation process, the order booking phase, the execution phase of completing the work through to the final billing phase. You will be responsible for your own workload and for ensuring the Fire Risk Assessment Administrator is working in an efficient manner

The number of outstanding actions resulting from Fire Risk Assessments is tracked as a weekly KPI and it will be the responsibility of the Fire Risk Assessment Manager to keep outstanding actions within acceptable levels by chasing various departments when necessary.

Key Skills/Experience Required

Experience in the Fire & Life Safety Systems industry is essential (minimum of 3 years).

Knowledge of Active Fire Life Safety Systems is essential.

An understanding of the relevant

An understanding of the relevant British Standards for Fire Alarms (BS5839-1 and BS5839-6), Smoke Vent Systems (BS7346-8), Emergency Lighting Systems (BS5266) & Evacuation Alert Systems (BS8629) is highly desirable.

NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management qualification or completion of FIA fire industry training courses is desirable

The ability to supervise staff and make department decisions is required

Take ownership and responsibility of tasks and to ensure they are completed within deadlines

Deliver customer service to the highest level

Prioritise your work load for yourself and others

Strong IT skills including Outlook, Excel & Word

Strong financial awareness acquired in a contract management or service delivery role preferred

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