15 January 2019
Assistant Direct Housing Capital and Asset Management c£750
We are looking for a Housing Capital and Asset senior specialist to lead, manage and coordinate the delivery of the housing capital programme and associated functions, including developing and implementing the housing asset management strategy, the housing asset management database system, and strategic advice and development of the procurement strategy for all contracts associated with investment and repair of the council's housing stock for a London borough. You will ensure the housing capital programme (approximately £100m p.a.) is delivered to the required timescales and budgets. Responsibilities will include:
- To ensure progressive improvement in value for money, speed of delivery and efficiency of operation.
- Work collaboratively with Council managers and councillors and with partners and providers, sharing information, resources and ideas to support the development of effective planning, strategy and delivery for the benefit of service users and the community
- Take an organisation-wide view of the deployment of resources under your direction ensuring that they are targeted towards achieving the Council's key priorities and outcomes
- Focus on demand management principles identifying ways to reduce demands on a service by early intervention, service innovation, the involvement of the community in delivery or better working with organisational partners.
The role will be inside IR35 for a minimum of 6 months and the day rate will be dependent on experience.
To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.
Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.