Scheduling and Administration Manager

Places For People Homes
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a Scheduling and Administration Manager who will be based at our South Rings Office in Preston, managing a large Scheduling and Administration team and taking a strategic approach to your work role.

What your role will be

You will be reporting to the Systems and Performance Manager – Louise, and will be responsible for managing the Responsive/Gas Scheduling and Administration Team, to ensure the efficient and effective scheduling of repairs and gas servicing nationally for the PMD.

Duties will include managing and co-ordinating the overall delivery of the Scheduling functionality within PMD and to ensure the effective involvement of Customers, Clients and other staff in the development of a cost effective, customer focused maintenance operation. The post holder will have direct management responsibility for three regional team leaders and the national scheduling and administration team. 

Your background

For this role, you will need to have proven management experience of managing a large team and have the ability to develop strong working relationships, within your team and with the wider group. Scheduling and Resource Management experience is a necessity within this role as you will manage a team that is based in Preston, but has national coverage.

You will be responsible for creating innovative new approaches to continuously improve service delivery, working strategically and problem solving technical issues.

What we offer you

Recognised by Investors in People as a Gold Status employer, at Places for People we really do care about our employees. We know that when you feel valued and you enjoy your working environment, you perform better in your role and your overall morale and well-being improves. In this role you will receive an attractive rewards package that will include a company vehicle; comprehensive pension; equipment; hand-held tablet; generous holiday entitlement; childcare vouchers; free counselling; free flu-jabs; opportunities to get loans, plus many other benefits including career development.

About us

Places for People Homes is the Group’s largest social housing provider in England. It manages 38,772 properties. Homes’ objective is to create and maintain sustainable tenancies and attractive neighbourhoods, where people actively choose to live and want to stay, long-term.

What’s next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role. If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on .

Please note that we may bring the closing date forward, if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.

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