Assistant Building Manager
Braemar Estates (Residential) Ltd
Reporting to: Senior Surveyor
Braemar Estates is the specialist property management division of Brooks Macdonald Group plc. managing a diverse portfolio of approximately 5,000 UK residential, commercial and mixed-use properties. These properties include some of the country’s highest profile developments with a combined value in excess of £1 billion.
Beetham Tower is a landmark 47-storey mixed-use skyscraper designed by Ian Simpson. At a height of 168 metres and consisting of a 279-bedroom four-star Hilton Hotel and 219 residential units, it is the tallest skyscraper outside London, housing the highest living space in the UK.
A management level position my duties include: Handling day-to-day front-desk and property management tasks; Liaising with and assist Senior Property Managers with general issues arising from estate management function; Liaising with and assisting all leaseholders, client companies and building occupiers; Managing property maintenance, the repairs process, suppliers, and contractors; To liaise with local authorities as appropriate; To compile and maintain records relating to the site; e.g. asset register, plans, plant testing, etc., taking any action which may be required; Maintain accurate records of building functions and processes; To proactively manage risk and deal with insurance issues on site
I am also occasionally involved in issues arising in the Lumiere and Castlegate residential developments
Prior to my role at Beetham Tower I was interim Building Manager at Nottingham One (previously Southreef), a. £40m residential development, consisting of 237 dwellings & approx. 60,000 sq ft of commercial space in Nottingham City Centre. As well as the above I was required to conduct interviews & recruit a permanent replacement for the position.