Design and Capital Investment Manager

Location
Venture House
Salary
£43,387 - £45,169 per annum
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
05 Mar 2017
Ref
CBC/17/3804
Seniority
Manager
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Local authority

Job Term: Full Time
Appointment Type: Fixed Term Contract, for 12 Months
Hours: 37 per week
Division: Housing - Design & Capital investment

The above opportunity has arisen following the retirement of the previous post holder. 

You will lead the Asset Management Team to deliver the Council’s Housing Investment Programme.

Key Responsibilities include;

  • Oversee and manage effective and consistent management of capital investment contracts
  • To be accountable for performance improvement, service development and asset investment decisions. 
  • Ensure consistent contract and contractor management, performance management and budgetary control. 
  • Ensure compliance to all Health and Safety regulations and all                statutory requirements. 

Who we need;

Reporting directly to the Council’s Housing Manager, this is a key position within the wider Housing Management Team. 

  • You will be a proven leader with significant knowledge of the Housing sector and understanding of building construction, property maintenance and improvement.

Key Skills;

  • Experience of delivering a capital investment programme of works to tenants and leaseholders.
  • Excellent communication, relationship management and programme delivery skills.
  • Experience in managing budgets with accountability for income and expenditure.
  • Ability to initiate and develop relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Be comfortable in an environment that promotes organisational and transformational change.
  • Degree in Building, Construction or a similar discipline e.g. RICS.


Chesterfield Borough Council own and manage 9,400 council homes.  We believe in supporting you and have a range of lifestyle benefits to ensure a good work life balance.

For more information contact Alison Craig, Housing Manager on (01246) 345156 or apply online today.

CV's are not accepted, please apply online via the 'Apply' button on this page.

Closing date: 05 March 2017
Provisional interview date: 13/03/2017