Operations Manager

Posted 07 November 2023
Salary £38,894
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameThomas Gill

Job description

​We are currently partnering with a leading Housing Association in the North West, who are recruiting for an Operations Manager to join their growing team on a permanent basis.

Our client is proud to be one of the largest providers of Social Housing in the North with this role covering areas such as Bury, Accrington and Lancaster.

This is a full-time position with a salary band of up to £40,000 per annum, and the start date is subject to notice – but can move quickly for anyone suitable.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Managing 4 to 5 managers running a series of services supporting people at risk of homelessness or refugees

  • Contributing towards budget planning and looking at ways to make the service more efficient

  • Representing the services at group meetings across the region

  • Ensuring that contracts are being retained and protected

  • Working with service and other Operations managers to look at ways to improve the service provided

  • Monitoring KPI’s for the line managers and raising any concerns

  • Working to maintain the reputation of both the service and the organisation

Experience required:

  • Management of service team leaders

  • Project and Contract Management

  • Managing outreach services providing support

  • Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Risk assessment and management

  • Financial management and budgeting

  • Compliance and due diligence

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Hybrid working – up to two days per week

  • 28 days plus bank holidays

  • Flexible working days

  • Health Payment plans as well as 24/7 GP Access

  • Wellbeing Support

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm

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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