Director of Property Services

Posted 18 March 2024
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameIsaac Ellis

Job description

​We are currently partnering with a leading Housing Association, who are recruiting for a Director of Property Services to oversee their entire Property function, comprising of Assets, Sustainability, Maintenance and Development.

Our client is a regional housing provider who are proud to provide excellent, affordable housing to those in need in the area, and are looking to get a senior member of staff on board to inform their 30-year plan.

This is a full-time position with a salary of £81,900, with an extensive benefits package.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Overseeing and taking responsibility for the Asset Management function, Maintenance and Development within a dynamic Housing Association
  • Taking responsibility for property investment decisions and ensuring the highest standards of customer service and satisfaction, delivery of maintenance and ensuring value for money
  • Regularly reviewing and developing a HA’s New Homes and Asset strategy, including the management of a 30-year business plan
  • Creating collaborative approaches to Housing and Property services alongside the Director of Housing, fostering creativity and streamline processes for development, Asset Management and Maintenance
  • Utilising existing property data to formulate a forwarding thinking property strategy
  • Developing and monitoring service budgets, ensuring value for money and identifying opportunities for extra funding

Experience required:

  • Experience required in Social Housing
  • Experience in a Senior/ Director level role
  • Strategic experience of leading and managing a team
  • Demonstrative experience in performance and people management

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • A Housing or Property related qualification (CIH, RICS, CIOB) is desirable

Rewards and Benefits:

  • 30 days annual leave
  • Hybrid working
  • Combined pension contribution up to 15%
  • Buy and sell holiday

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday, can be made up flexibly

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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