Interim Director of Property


South East

  • Location

    South East

  • Job type


  • Sector


  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    09 October 2019

  • Client


Ref: GSi59541

Interim Director of Property Services

The client are looking for a candidate who can be a part of the senior management team to lead the organisation during a period of transition. 

They will lead on all matters relating to the housing maintenance service including (but not limited to):

  • Responsive and day to day repairs,
  • Cyclical and recurring repairs
  • Planned and capital repairs
  • Health and safety of residents
  • Void works and disabled adaptions
  • Health and safety of residents

To ensure that the directorate has robust service plans in place, and that there is provision of appropriate resources to achieve them. 

To maintain robust asset management strategies to support the councils’ business planning and investment plans, and ensure delivery of their strategies.

To have ultimate responsibility for the Directorate budgets, ensuring effective financial management including budget setting, forecasting and monitoring takes place and value for money is delivered

To lead on developing procurement plans, taking into account the needs and procurement rules of the four councils, and ensure that there is appropriate governance of the process


This position will be inside of IR35 at £650-£700 per day and they are looking to appoint ASAP for a 6 month term.

How to Apply

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