Heritage Building Manager

Organisation: Dovecot Studios

Location: Edinburgh

Can you provide the tools, strategic planning and maintenance to manage the facilities of a fabulous heritage building in Edinburgh’s city centre?

Do you enjoy building conservation and prioritising health, safety and security in the context of work and life?

We are seeking a person or company who can support the functionality, safety, and sustainability of our building and facilities. Dovecot is a landmark centre for contemporary art, craft and design built around a world-renowned tapestry studio that opened to the public in 2008. Your goal will be to keep our building in the best possible working order to help generate more revenue to sustain the future of tapestry weaving.

Key tasks will be to identify improvements, schedule and plan maintenance and building repairs, handle and negotiate contracts with occupants and third-party suppliers, ensure compliance with health and safety regulations, help our staff, tenants and building visitors to get the most out of the built environment and support the team with the right equipment and amenities.

This is a new role that allows considerable scope for flexible full-time or part-time work and we are open to applications from individuals, companies or job share.

If you are interested to work with us, please contact, to request more details.

Application Deadline: Monday 08/01/2024