Fire Safety Consultant

England, Hampshire, Portsmouth
£28000 - £38000 per annum + generous benefits
03 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Simon Parker
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

A Fire Safety Specialist to join an established fire/safety consultancy based in Portsmouth, Hampshire.

Your new company

My exclusive client is committed to providing the very best in fire and safety consultancy services since they were established over 13 years ago. Due to continuing expansion, the company wish to recruit an additional Fire Safety Consultant to deliver and manage fire safety services. This role presents an opportunity to join an established and dynamic company with an exciting growth strategy. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, business minded and have excellent communication skills.

They deliver legally compliant fire and safety risk management services to clients with multiple property portfolios, predominantly within the residential sector and provide an environment of creativity, personal growth and wellbeing for their employees.

Your new role

This is an autonomous, client-facing role with the possibility of flexible working hours. This position is a mobile role so you must hold a Full UK Driving Licence and own your own vehicle.

The key responsibilities include:
- Provision of fire safety risk assessments, consultancy and training services to a varied client base
- Manage a group of fire safety consultants and conducting robust quality assurance checks of submitted reports as part of our Internal Quality Standards
- Assisting with the development of internal and external training and competency programmes
- Assisting with ongoing company development and innovation to further improve our services

What you'll need to succeed

You must have a minimum of 5 years' demonstrable experience in practical fire safety application and a recognised technical fire safety qualification to minimum HND level, or equivalent. Fire Service College fire safety modules A-E would be considered a distinct advantage too. The successful applicant will be a member of a national fire safety organisation, such as IFE, MIFPO etc, preferably as a registered risk assessor (Life Safety).

As Fire Safety Consultant, you should possess an in depth knowledge of fire safety standards and risk assessment principles, with a proven ability to apply benchmark standards in a logical and practical manner. The company are looking for a self-motivated and results oriented person who is professional and courteous and an excellent team player.

What you'll get in return

A great chance to join an established, yet continually expanding business in Hampshire. The company are offering a competitive salary between £28,000-£38,000 DOE and 25 days holiday + BH's. Other benefits include pension scheme, free parking, discretionary annual bonus and mileage claimed back at 25p/mile.

What you need to do now

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