Deputy Head of Property Services

£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car, pension, mileage
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting new local opportunity for a senior manager with experience in social housing has become available as the deputy head of property services for a small DLO. The role will be based in Northampton with requirement to travel to head office in Leicester.

Your new company has a small direct labour team in Northampton and the DLO services 2000 properties in the area. It is a small team of about 20-25 staff to manager and has been established for 5 years. The management structure has recently gone through an overhaul and the depot is expected to grow.

Your new role as the Deputy Head of Property Services will have responsibility for leading the DLO through change while maintaining the high standard of service expected by its clients. You will be hands on and deal with inspecting the work of your team and subcontractor. You will manage works being undertaken to confirm to current regulations and codes of practice. With day to day management for the staff for the entire void, responsive and planned works you will have financial and audit responsibility for the whole service. Operationally and strategically, you will deal with any customer complaints effectively and efficiently ensuring continue high standards are maintained.

What you'll need to succeed will be a well-rounded individual with void, responsive and planned maintenance experience. You will have the ability to drive change in a structured and supportive way. As the deputy head of property services you will have worked in social housing, have experience of void, responsive and planned maintenance programme work and lead a team to deliver a high quality of service delivery

What you'll get in return is an exciting opportunity to join a business and make your mark within the organisation. What you'll get in return is 45K salary with 1.2K car allowance plus mileage, lots of extras, pension, health care etc.

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