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Manor House Trust – Estate Manager

Estate Manager

Full Time (36 hrs/wk)

Due to retirement of the current manager, we are seeking a dynamic, proactive person to manage The Sternberg Centre for Judaism, a busy and diverse Estate.

You will:

  • Be responsible for facilities and building management which includes a 1723 Grade II listed building
  • Take responsibility for utilities and other on-site service providers
  • Develop and manage a budget
  • Manage security, emergencies, health and safety
  • Manage new and existing lettings, including lease renewals
  • Report to the Chair of the Manor House Trust


You will be:

  • A self-starter, who is able to work unsupervised and happy to work flexibly to manage the plethora of requests and demands from our tenants
  • Diplomatic; able to deal with a diverse group of stakeholders and external organisations
  • Proactive in identifying and make process efficiencies and monetary savings
  • Able to manage a small team (Caretaker and Gardener)
  • Able to turn their hand to minor emergencies; plumbing, heating and electrical
  • Able to work occasional weekend or evenings if required and to attend for out of hours emergencies
  • Have an excellent command of the English Language


We offer:

  • A real opportunity to make a difference to the running of the site, introducing efficiencies and modernising the way in which we work
  • Flexible working based on 36 hr/week
  • Excellent remuneration for a well-qualified candidate
  • 25 days holiday, public and bank holidays plus Jewish holidays as observed by Reform Judaism
  • 5% employer pension contribution, increasing to 7% after two years’ service

Please apply to:

DEADLINE: 9 AM 29th September 2020

Our safer recruitment policy means that all offers are subject to two references, you may be requested to provide documentary evidence of qualifications and, all applications must be via our application forms. CVs will not be accepted.

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