Housing Assets and Property Team Manager
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- North West Leicestershire District Council
- Coalville, Leicestershire
- Competitive salary package – up to £53k
- Closing date:
- 9th February
- Job Ref:
Located at the heart of the National Forest, North West Leicestershire is proud of its reputation as a well-run and financially secure authority, with a positive culture and strong partnerships. The council is looking forwards with a 5 year capital investment programme to deliver over £10m of work to improve its housing stock, as well as an ambitious plan to build at least 100 new council homes over the next 3 years. Additionally, the council’s asset management plan will see the council make investments in its current portfolio as well as explore options for the acquisition of new assets to further support the council along its path of financial stability.
This is a critical and exciting time for North West Leicestershire with a clear ambition to deliver the majority of this work in-house. We are looking for an experienced housing asset management or property professional with a track record of delivering high quality services. You may be operating at this level already or be someone with the potential to grow into this role.
You will lead the asset management strategy including disposals and acquisitions for both our General Fund (Corporate) and Housing Revenue Account portfolio; reduce the carbon footprint of all our properties; deliver robust compliance management to ensure customers, residents and staff are safe; and oversee the council housing improvement programme, facilities management and corporate landlord functions through our in-house team.
With a high performing team in place, this is an opportunity to build on the excellent work that has already been delivered and lead the organisation to a prosperous future. You will be working in a supportive management environment that will actively encourage your professional development.
How to apply
On your supporting statement, you will be expected to answer the following questions based on our values, giving examples of how you will follow them in your work. Please write something in answer to each of the values, but please limit your statement to 2-3 sides of A4.
The following consultants are managing this role and will be happy to answer any questions that are not covered in the person specification on the next webpage.
- Philip Emms
- 0113 205 6078
- Sarah Cripps
- 0113 416 6773