Head of Property Maintenance and Compliance

Northampton, Northamptonshire
In excess of £60,000
02 Feb 2018
19 Feb 2018
Head of services
Full Time
Organisation Type

Can you provide inspirational leadership to a diverse workforce of remote and office based teams during a transformational period which aims to deliver a modern and forward looking service?

We want someone that buys into our ambition here at NPH, understands what fantastic service means and can deliver what we want.  This senior position will enable you to shape the future service, drive and develop a great team, and play a key leadership role in shaping the future of NPH.

Do you have that vision, can you show us that you can lead and transform teams and services, then you are what we are looking for.

If you have experience in property maintenance then that would be helpful, but we are really looking for someone with the right attitude and skills to take the service forward.

Your responsibilities will include

Leading, transforming and developing the property maintenance and compliance teams

Delivering an efficient and customer focussed repairs service

Keeping the organisation safe and legal through work undertaken in the compliance team

Being a member of the senior management team with defined responsibilities and accountabilities

Demonstrating the value of all we do

Ensuring that we are spending our money on the right things

Getting our key partners and contractors to deliver results for us

Managing our approach to apprenticeships and succession planning 

We are looking for someone with relevant senior managerial experience and a good track record of staff management and development.  You will also have a strong track record of building and maintaining relationships, both internally and externally. You will have the ability to plan and prioritise resources in a project and risk management context. In depth knowledge of contracts and experience of contract management.  Experience of strategic change management to achieve continuous improvement.  Excellent communication skills - oral, written and presentation skills, budget management skills, and commercial acumen.

You will need to demonstrate that your leadership skill, style and experience gets results and can make a real difference and show us how your people skills impact on those you lead and work with.

As a member of the senior management team you must also show us that you can contribute strategically and that you have the project management skills to deliver our ambitious plans.  Above all you must demonstrate that your leadership skills and experience can help transform our service.

For an informal chat please contact Dave Pickard, Executive Director of Operations on 01604 838563

To apply please submit an up to date CV and covering letter to nphhrod@northamptonpartnershiphomes.org.uk no later than 19 February.

Interviews will take place on 27 February.

If you are shortlisted for interview you will be required to complete an online questionnaire, this will need to be completed within two days of notification.

NPH is an employer who values a diverse workforce, is flexible, and supports employees with family-friendly working policies and practices.

We provide a range of benefits which include: a minimum holiday entitlement of 26 days a year (plus public bank holidays), increasing to 31 days after 5 years’ service, access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, free parking, childcare voucher scheme, and a cycle to work scheme.