Head of Repairs and Voids
A career within Property Services is never dull. Working within a sector worth over £300bn requires talented people with energy and ideas. Over the last decade, the affordable housing sector has experienced significant change, rapidly adapting to what is becoming an increasingly commercial environment.We’re representing a client who are leading the way and are part of a wider consortium of housing providers, jointly working together across East Anglia. They’re building strong and sustainable communities by providing high quality affordable homes with well-designed local community facilities. These houses are their assets. They have high standards and all pf their properties need to be maintained to ensure their tenants are safe and happy in their homes. And this is where we need you……….Their new Head of Repairs and voids will manage the responsive repair service, ensuring that all properties are repaired in accordance with our high-quality standards. You will supervise and manage the responsive repairs team whilst supervising contractors and liaising with consultants, checking all contractor variation instructions, and ensuring payment in accordance with the agreed contract terms.You will also hold full budget responsibilities for monitoring and maintaining the cost of Responsive Repairs and voids. This includes the management and purchase of stock, equipment and parts used by the Voids Team ensuring best value is achieved in procurement and an effective stock control system is in place.As a leading member of their new team, together you will build on values to continuously improve delivery, reviewing and developing working practice to create efficiency gains and improved tenant satisfaction.Your new career packageThey believe their staff are the core strength of the business. They are passionate about their people which is why they have been awarded a Sunday Times top 100 employer and a silver standard Investors in People accredited organisation. They will invest in you and together you can make a difference. Your career will flourish as you become an integral part of their property team.You will work Monday to Friday and your salary package will be commensurate with your experience - but expected to be circa £ £34,000 - £38,000 with appropriate benefits.