Head of Asset Management - Leading Housing Association

Michael Page Property
£50k - £60k pa
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Asset Management - Leading Housing Association My client is an exciting Housing Association looking to recruit a Head of Assets who is willing to assist the Director of Assets to proactively shape and deliver their Asset Management Strategy. Client Details Our client are a leading Housing Association with a great presence across the Greater Manchester region. Our client has a great presence and is a well respected organisation in the North of England. Over many years it has built a strong reputation for the scale, quality and consistency of its activities. In order to meet its own ambitious goals in a dynamic housing market, the organisation has re-structured itself to deliver a more streamlined Asset operational model. An integral part of this plan is the appointment of a Head of Asset Management to lead the operational asset function and to contribute to the overall direction and continued success of the Housing Association. Description Head of Asset Management - Leading Housing Association To overall role is to assist the Director of Assets in the operational delivery of the asset management service. Proactive and effective leadership of the asset management team, working closely with other 'Heads of' within the department to provide high quality effective and value for money asset investment service to all customers, ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction. Ensuring effective delivery of the planned and cyclical programmes, maximising return on assets and using investment funds to best use for maintaining stock condition. Further more to this, the main duties range from; - Lead and co-ordinate asset investment work - Line management of a team of Contract Surveyors/ Stock Investment Manager & Programme Co-ordinators to deliver a customer focused service. - Responsible for the training and development of staff growing the internal teams capabilities. - Plan and co-ordinate the work of the team to ensure that all planned and cyclical asset investment works are completed effectively and efficiently. - Responsible for up to date stock condition information & develop measures that inform Senior Managers of the return on assets. Profile Head of Asset Management - Leading Housing Association The successful candidate will have the following experience; - Currently a Head of Investment or Asset Management - Ability to travel to Manchester - Comprehensive senior management experience with significant technical knowledge within repairs & voids. - Knowledge and experience of managing a team of surveyors and contract managers. - Extensive understanding of asbestos, legionella, gas and electrical requirements with regards to planned/cyclical works. - Understanding of Property and Housing Job Offer The successful candidate will be offered up to £60,000 for the right candidate.
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