Housing Technical Services Manager

Recruiter
NORTH WEST LEICESTERSHIRE DISTRICT COUNCIL
Location
Coalville
Salary
45206.00 GBP Annual + (plus supplement and lease car)
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Job Type
Contract

This is a critical and exciting time for North West Leicestershire. As well as having a portfolio of housing assets valued at circa GBP0.7bn, our housing service is responsible for annual expenditure of GBP14m for maintaining these assets. We are also embarking on our first council housing new build programme for 30 years.

Our first duty is always to our tenants and we have agreed an asset management improvement plan to deliver better customer service and improved productivity. We also have a growth strategy to expand services delivered by our in-house team into planned maintenance and capital works. We want to maximise our investment within the local economy in order to increase local job and training opportunities.

We are currently seeking a dynamic manager with a proven track record of successfully operating at a senior level to lead the delivery of our asset management and housing maintenance services to ensure we provide high quality, customer-focused outcomes for our tenants and communities.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Exceptional people, networking and communication skills;
  • The ability to lead, motivate and inspire a large and varied team of staff and trades operatives;
  • Strong commercial property management skills and an understanding of external markets and potential business opportunities;
  • Confidence and resilience to deal with changing demands.

For full details please visit or for more information contact Gary Evans of GatenbySanderson on .

Closing date: 7 August 2017