Director of Homes and Social Investment



Ref: GSi62199


A South London Borough Council are looking for an interim Director of Homes and Social Investment to lead on the delivery of high quality landlord services to both Council housing tenants and the wider corporate portfolio. The position holder will be accountable for the implementation of the Councils approach to social investment across the full range of the Council’s service functions by developing a public interest approach to investment in property and other assets.

The role will be accountable to a number of responsibilities and deliverables, including but not limited to;

- The development and delivery of the Council's inclusive landlord model which encompasses all operational and strategic property related functions.

- The development of a public interest approach to investment in property and other assets.

- Contribution to the Council's overall corporate management and its organisational development through leading the Social Investment Function.

- To provide, procure and develop effective and efficient facilities management and support services, based upon the highest professional and business standards

The ideal candidate will have a chartered professional qualification in a property/built environment related discipline and have experience leading and managing a large facilities management function within a complex organisation.

The role is inside IR35 and is expected to run for 4-6 months, at a day rate of £700

How to Apply

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.

Contact details
Justine Fisher: 020 7426 3974