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Applications Manager

Job Description

Overview

Tailored Fire & Security have an exclusive role that has become available as an Applications Manager to join the company working for one of our prestigious clients. The role is to support the Business as Usual Team and Projects team to ensure that deadlines and SLA’s are met accordingly. The role will be predominantly based from our client’s site in Canary Wharf, London. As our delivery of the contract is across EMEA, there will be opportunity to travel across other sites as and when required.

Main Duties/Responsibilities

As the applications manager, you will be supporting the BAU & Projects team in the delivery of deadlines in SLA’s. You will ideally have experience in the below systems:
• Picture Perfect / Lenel Certified (Access Control Platform)
• Networked Intruder Systems
• Trakka
• Nice Vision (CCTV Platform)
• Kaba

Key Responsibilities for the Applications Manager:

The role will be to support the client and internal BAU and Projects Team. Your key responsibilities will include:

• Programming changes relating to Access Systems/CCTV systems/Situator/KABA & DMP
• Programming of Traka Key Cabinet Systems.
• Raising various access requests for projects on the clients inhouse software platforms.
• Reacting to requests from the business on a daily basis and prioritising work based on the requests & other duties.
• Raising change requests for any programming changes and implementing when approved.
• Issuing reports to client & TFS from PP/Onguard/Situator.
• Supporting the BAU from a technical level.
• Complete all necessary training.
• Any other BAU/Project related duties that the technical or key account manager may decide that falls within the application managers role.

What we expect from the Application Manager:

• Ability to organise and prioritise workload accordingly.
• Excellent communication skills both written and orally, with the ability to effectively communicate to all management levels.
• Work well under pressure and ability to meet deadlines.
• Be able to work as part of a team in supporting the client and other members of the team.

What you will get from us:

• Competitive salary up to £40K + depending on experience.
• Travel Allowance.
• 21 days holiday excluding bank holidays, plus an additional day’s holiday for each continuous year of employment up to a maximum of 26 days.
• Internal and external systems training.

Key Information

  • Start Date: 31st October, 2019

Sales & Marketing Executive

Job Description

Tailored Fire & Security Group`s sales team is focused on delivering exceptional services and products to our existing customers and providing company awareness to potential new customers.
Strong customer support and relationships are critical to the success of Tailored Fire & Security Group, as innovative, value adding services and products lie at the heart of our brand and business.

Main Duties/Responsibilities

This Sales & Marketing Executive role will report directly into the Group Sales Manager, and will manage day to day activities in marketing management. The company wants to expand its customer base on social media and enhance its existing web site, this exciting role will also encompass customer facing and engaging activities such as exhibitions, seminars and social events.

Key Responsibilities for the Sales Marketing Executive – Fire & Security

• Work with the sales team to update and maintain product literature.
• Work with the senior managers to launch new products, obsolete old products and implement changes, look out in the industry for innovative new products.
• Review of Web site and update as necessary.
• Arrange and Attend Exhibition
• Arrange and Attend Seminars & CPDs
• Arrange & Attend Social Events
• Research competitors’ products and market behaviour to create a current competitive landscape.
• Engage Customer Service in the development of products and services.
• Day to day assistance to the Group Sales Manager.
• Maintaining existing and create new marketing literature, such as installation guides, technical data sheets, and ensure the company branding & corporate image is structured & maintained.

What we require from the Sales Marketing Executive: -

• You will be a Business or Marketing Undergraduate or Previous Experience in the Industry
• Be curious, energetic, engaging and positive in your approach
• Have a good basic understanding of the marketing principles
• Have a strong interest in products and services sector
• Possess a high level of communication skills both verbal and written
• Be Microsoft Excel proficient with the ability to interrogate and manipulate data
• Be Microsoft Word and PowerPoint proficient
• Be proficient using all types of social media
• Able to execute projects at speed
• Ability to work to tight project timelines

What we will give you in return: -

• In-house Training & Development plan
• On the job coaching and mentoring
• £18,000 - £24,000 basic salary per annum depending on experience
• 21 days holiday excluding bank holidays up to a maximum of 26 on length of service

Fast paced, friendly, professional work environment

Key Information

  • Start Date:

Small Works Engineer

Job Description

Overview

Tailored Fire & Security Group have a new exciting opportunity working as a small works engineer with our prestigious client. Our client is based in Canary Wharf, London and has sites across EMEA, therefore giving you as an Engineer a great opportunity to travel across the various sites. As an ideal candidate, you will have experience of Lenel and Picture-Perfect access control and Axis cameras.

Main Duties/Responsibilities

As the ideal candidate, you will be able to install CCTV, Access Control and Intruder Systems throughout EMEA. The role will be working on smaller projects of 1-2 days installations. There will be an opportunity to work on larger installations during busier periods. You will be working closely with the project managers, ensuring that project deadlines are met. As you will be based on the client’s site, it is essential that you have excellent communication skills with the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with all management levels.

Key Responsibilities

• Installation of CCTV, Access Control and Intruder Systems in line with the company/client procedures and adhering to the British Standards.
• Working with the Project Manager and alongside the installation team to ensure that the project deadlines are met.
• Completing Risk Assessments for your own work and highlighting areas to the Project Manager.
• Providing progress reporting/pictures upon job completion or weekly for larger installations.
• Manage yourself whilst on site, with the ability to use steps and have a good understanding of Health and Safety.
• Build and maintain strong relationships with the external client and sub-contractors.

What we require from the Install Engineer:

• Professional at all times with the ability to work with the external client.
• Ability to install security equipment to a high standard in line with the British Standards.
• Ability to manage yourself whilst on site.
• Working with the Project Managers, Operations Manager and Admin Team at the office to deliver project deadlines.

What we will give you in return:

• A competitive salary dependant on experience.
• Company vehicle or vehicle allowance.
• 21 holidays per annum excluding bank holidays, increasing for each continuous year of employment up to 26 holidays.
• Internal and external systems training.

Key Information

  • Start Date: 31st October, 2019

Fire Installation and Commissioning Fire Engineer

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Fire Engineer to join the Installation team at Tailored Fire & Security.

As the successful candidate you will have knowledge with Gent Systems and will have experience of Installation and Commissioning of Fire Systems.

The Installation and Commissioning Engineer will be required to Install and Commission Fire systems as per the direction of the Project Manager. You will work closely with the projects team to ensure that the Installation is completed within the timeframe for handover to the client. You will also work with the team at the office, with regular communication. You will be able to manage yourself whilst on site, have a good understanding of Health & Safety and be able to install in line with the British Standards. You will have good organisation and communication skills.

The working hours will be from 8am-4.30PM with 30 minutes for lunch. You will be required to be on site between these times. Overtime will be required from you when needed.

As Tailored Fire & Security are a National company, you may be required to work outside of the North West, therefore travel is an essential part of the role.

In return you will receive a competitive salary depending on experience. A company van will be provided. You will be enrolled into our company pension scheme. A company mobile phone will also be provided.

The position is full time and will become a permanent role once the initial probation period is passed.

As the company is NSI GOLD approved, all engineers are screened to BS7858 and DBS checked therefore a clean criminal record is essential. A full UK Driving Licence is also required.

Key Information

  • Start Date: 06th October, 2019

Project Manager - London

Job Description

Due to the expansion of our Contracts department, Tailored Fire & Security are looking for an experienced Project Manager to join the team. Our head office is based in Chadderton, Oldham, however you will look after projects in the south. Our office is based in Chatham Kent.

You will be responsible for managing multiple projects concurrently through all stages of a projects life cycle:

Duties will include but not limited to:

•Responsibility for the management of project delivery outputs, including programme, financial information, health & safety, environmental performance and progress for all allocated schemes.
•Responsible for the day to day management of multiple concurrent projects, ensuring the successful delivery of the projects.
•To ensure that you are complaint with the companies procedures and in line with British Standards.
•To manage the project team effectively, ensuring they all have clear objects to ensure delivery of project.
•To take ownership of the profitability of the project and have overall responsibility of the financial position.
•To be able to report, and work closely with the Branch Director, giving updates on the projects.
•To complete contract documentation.
•To prepare estimates and quotations.
•To be able to build and maintain strong relationships with contractors and suppliers.
•Procurement of plant, materials and specialist subcontractors.
•To ensure that all contract documentation is prepared in line with the client specifications and timeframes.

Skills & Experience

•Excellent communication skills
•Able to take a proactive approach
•Be able to organise yourself and others
•Self motivation
•Experience working in the Fire & Security industry.
•Experience of project management.
•ECS Card
•Computer illiterate, including all Microsoft programmes.

Travel to and from customers sites is an essential part of the role, all our clients are based across the North of the country.

Full time employment 40 hours per week.

Competitive salary dependent on experience.

21 days holiday per annum, plus statutory bank holidays.

Key Information

  • Start Date: 07th May, 2019

Fire & Security Engineer - North

Job Description

Tailored Fire & Security are looking for an experienced Multi Disciplined Service and Installation Engineer to join our Northern based team.

As a service and installation engineer you will be able to attend call outs and first fix within a set response time, be able to fault find, repair and install of Security, CCTV, Access Control and Fire Alarm Systems throughout the South of England. There will be a requirement for occasionally working away, therefore travel is an essential part of your role.

Experience is required in the following systems Hikvision, Paxton, Pac, Galaxy, Texecom systems.

You will need to be able to manage yourself whilst on site. Have a good understanding of Security Systems, good organisation and communication skills. Ability to work from steps and ladders, with an understanding of health and safety.

As an applicant for the role you will be a motivated and capable engineer who will go above and beyond to ensure a first time fix. You will have a good range of experience in different sectors and hands on experience with tools. You will be a keen to learn individual, keeping your self up to date with the changing industry and be willing to take on and understand new products and technology. You will be able to liaise with internal staff and clients at all levels of the business, build and maintain working relationships and be able to communicate effectively. You will be able to successfully install fire and security systems in line with the British Standards.

In return you will receive a competitive salary depending on experience, a company vehicle, a company mobile phone and enrolled into the companies pension scheme.

Tailored Fire & Security are NSI GOLD Approved and therefore screen all engineers in line with BS7858 and DBS Checked.

A full UK Clean driving licence is also required.

The position is a full time permanent position after the initial probation period.

Key Information

  • Start Date: 29th April, 2019

Service and Install Security Engineer - South

Job Description

Tailored Fire & Security are looking for an experienced Multi Disciplined Service and Installation Engineer to join our southern based team.

As a service and installation engineer you will be able to attend call outs and first fix within a set response time, be able to fault find, repair and install of Security, CCTV, Access Control and Fire Alarm Systems throughout the South of England. There will be a requirement for occasionally working away, therefore travel is an essential part of your role.

Experience is required in the following systems Hikvision, Paxton, Pac, Galaxy, Texecom systems.

You will need to be able to manage yourself whilst on site. Have a good understanding of Security Systems, good organisation and communication skills. Ability to work from steps and ladders, with an understanding of health and safety.

As an applicant for the role you will be a motivated and capable engineer who will go above and beyond to ensure a first time fix. You will have a good range of experience in different sectors and hands on experience with tools. You will be a keen to learn individual, keeping your self up to date with the changing industry and be willing to take on and understand new products and technology. You will be able to liaise with internal staff and clients at all levels of the business, build and maintain working relationships and be able to communicate effectively. You will be able to successfully install fire and security systems in line with the British Standards.

In return you will receive a competitive salary depending on experience, a company vehicle, a company mobile phone and enrolled into the companies pension scheme.

Tailored Fire & Security are NSI GOLD Approved and therefore screen all engineers in line with BS7858 and DBS Checked.

A full UK Clean driving licence is also required.

The position is a full time permanent position after the initial probation period.

Key Information

  • Start Date: 28th April, 2019