Director of Estate Services and Commercial Operations

Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£58,000 plus competitive benefits package
Posted
17 Jan 2019
Closes
17 Feb 2019
Ref
SKJ47
Seniority
Director
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Position: Director of Estate Services and Commercial Operations
Location: Staffordshire  
Salary: £58,000 plus competitive benefits package  

Duration: Permanent

THE ROLE

Greenacre recruitment has once again partnered with a long standing client to help source them a new Director of Estates Services and Commercial Operations which focuses on the strategic growth and ongoing delivery of the estates service function that the business provides including grounds maintenance, minor maintenance and cleaning as well as small sales units.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Reporting directly into the MD and having oversight of 60 employees (many of which are apprentices) providing both operational and strategic management for the business.

* Managing a team of 4 direct Contract Managers the business unit provides minor maintenance, gardening, cleaning services, void and rubbish clearance and a commercial arm that provides soft furnishings and art for sale.

*  Operating with a turnover of £3million identify potential business and commercial opportunities that could increase revenue to £4-5 million per annum within 5 years.

* Providing a high level of customer service to tenants, customers or other invested parties.

* Working in partnership with the executive team to make suggestions for improvement through both employee and customer engagement.

* Leading and providing guidance, advancement and training opportunities to staff to help facilitate growth and a positive working environment.

REQUIREMENTS

The ideal candidate will have experience in working within an estates service/commercial operations business managing multi million pound budgets, large scale teams, tendering and delivering contracts and providing a high level of customer service.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applicants should submit their CV online immediately for consideration!

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Greenacre Recruitment Ltd who are operating as a recruitment agency and business.