Records Manager

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Barnsley, South Yorkshire
£31,371 to £33,799
01 Nov 2019
20 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing Date: 20th November

Working Arrangements: Full-Time

Hours of Work: 37

Status of Employment: 3 years fixed term

Berneslai Homes are a successful, award winning social housing provider and employer, managing homes on behalf of Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council. Working for us offers you a chance to play a real part in improving homes and communities throughout Barnsley. To support our organisation’s objectives, we need high performing and motivated employees.

As Records Manager, it will be up to you to ensure our records management processes & procedures are fully compliant with legislative requirements including GDPR. You will work in collaboration with managers and teams across the Company and with the Council’s IT service to develop effective records management systems.

Ensuring a customer focused approach is adopted in all aspects of the service and that the needs of customers are met, you will identify improved ways of working, deliver training courses on best practice and develop a records management improvement programme.

What we need from you

We’re looking for someone who is enthusiastic about and understands how effective records management impacts customer experience. We’re also looking for:

  • A degree level qualification OR with a strong knowledge gained through work experience
  • Experience of developing and implementing effective records management systems, policies and procedures
  • Great training skills
  • Effective time management and organisational skills

What you’ll get from us

You will gain a vast insight into the social housing sector, together with valuable experience and training in this field, including:

  • The opportunity to work towards a CIH (Chartered Institute of Housing) qualification

You will also have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • Flexible Working Packages
  • Excellent Pension Scheme
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Healthcare Cash Plans
  • Health & Wellbeing Checks
  • Fantastic Training and Development Opportunities

Plus many more!  


The role is based in central Barnsley, with excellent transport links from the M1 and Barnsley train station.

Please refer to the full Job Description and Person Specification upon completing your application. CVs will not be accepted.

Interviews will be held on 5th and 6th December 2019.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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