Standards and Specifications Co-Ordinator

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Anchor Trust
25 Jul 2019
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title:
Location: Bradford Support Hub
Salary: Up to GBP28,000 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours
About Us
Anchor Hanover Group is the largest provider of specialist housing and care for people in later life in England, employing more than 9,000 people throughout England. We provide more than 60,000 homes for older people, and are a trusted care provider with more than 100 care homes.
We know that quality services start with quality people. We work hard to be recognised as a leading employer and are committed to retaining and attracting the best in our industry.
At Anchor Hanover Group we believe in values. We are Accountable, Respectful, Courageous and Honest. We believe our people should be proud of the work they do making a difference to society and our customers.
About the role
The standards and specifications co-ordinator owns the process, procedure and specifications framework across Property, working with teams in ensuring that these remain current and fit for purpose.
This role will combine property related compliance - regulatory & H&S, quality management, best practice, CDM, etc. and associated subject matter expertise. The role will also include defining and implementing improved standard practice throughout Anchor and contractor /supplier delivery processes. Through training and sharing of best practices and positive promotion of process & procedure, you will strive to maintain a programme of on-going excellence and a culture of continuous improvement.
About you
You will be familiar with creating plans for the continual maintenance and activities required to keep the process, procedure, specification and other appropriate documentation framework in review throughout the year; ensuring that all tasks are completed in-line with timescales and key Corporate service standards.
You will facilitate feedback sessions and work closely with other departments to innovate, lead and implement process improvements and drive business change, identifying innovative ways to reduce costs and further improve relationships, both internal and external.
You must coach, motivate and drive performance by promoting and training as necessary and to continuously monitor, review and report back progress against project plans to deliver on time and to budget.
For this role you will have knowledge of performance improvement in property and construction sector.
You will have knowledge of Health and Safety at Work Act, Building Regulations, Workplace Regulations, Construction Design & Management Regulations together with British and European Standards
You will hold extensive knowledge of legislative, environmental and regulatory issues affecting the areas around, but not limited to, information governance, freedom of information, safeguarding, complaints handing and health and safety governance.
As England's largest not-for-profit provider of care and housing for older people, we're able to negotiate great deals and benefits for our people. Here are just a few of the things you'll get when you work with Anchor Hanover Group:
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Buy and sell annual leave
Exclusive discounts on high-street shopping
20% off mobile phone contracts
25% off Private Healthcare
Contributory pension, 4% from you and 4% from us