Building Manager

Closing: 19th September 2019
Salary: £23,400 per annum (this is the pro rata rate)
Location: The Foundry Sheffield
Hours and Working Pattern: 30 hours per week
Term of Employment: Permanent

Job description

The Foundry Sheffield is a registered charity which has a lease over Victoria Hall Methodist Church in the heart of Sheffield (next to the Crucible Theatre).  We are now seeking to recruit a Building Manager to develop our iconic grade 2 listed building into an events space in the centre of Sheffield.


Working with the architect, Trustees and Property sub-group, your role will be to ensure the development runs smoothly and building improvements are managed effectively.  Your primary role will be to look after property management and maintenance and the implementation of the organisation’s 10 year plan.  You will be a key member of the Management Team, working with the Trustees and our excellent team of staff who already provide an excellent service to our customers.


As well as having experience of building management, you should also have proven experience of procurement, contract management and working with contractors to deliver building and related services to a high standard.  The ability to demonstrate excellent organisational, negotiating, problem solving and planning skills is essential, as is having positive people management skills and the ability to lead a team.


This post is funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund.  The Foundry Sheffield successfully accessed a grant of £188k for our City Centre Events Space Project and is the lead partner with Westminster Central Hall and Priory Place Methodist Church in Doncaster.


Interviews will be held at The Foundry Sheffield, Victoria Hall Methodist Church, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 2JB.  Interviews are scheduled for Thursday 26th September 2019.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please download and complete an application form.  Completed application forms should be sent (marked Private & Confidential) to: Andrea Cox, HR Advisor, Voluntary Action Rotherham, The Spectrum, Coke Hill, Rotherham, S60 2HX or emailed to:


Please also complete and return the Equal Opportunities and Diversity Monitoring Form.


If you require any further information, please contact Andrea Cox on 01709 726897 or email:


Please note: CVs will not be accepted for this post.








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