Property Contract Surveyor North London & East Anglia
Based: Within area of operation consideration from Home base
Hours: Full-time - 35 hours/week
People come to work for Habinteg because they believe in what matters to us. Inclusion drives all that we do, be that the services we offer to tenants, the environments we create or the homes we deliver. One in four people in this country are disabled but most homes are designed to exclude them. We believe in designing homes and creating neighbourhoods that everyone can share and enjoy. We have 3350 homes across the country from Tyneside to Cornwall. We are champions of the Lifetime Homes Standard and provide expert training and consultancy through our Centre for Accessible Environments (CAE) in-house team.
About the Role
This is an exciting opportunity to join the asset management team following a restructure and recent procurement of our repairs and maintenance services. You will play a key role in managing the new maintenance contractors in the region, you will engage on a daily basis with your housing management colleagues, customers and stakeholders to ensure that high performance cost effective repair and maintenance service. The area of operation is regional, working in the North London, Essex, South Midlands and East Anglia areas.
You will be an experienced surveyor in the housing sector ideally with a range of experience managing contractors and delivering a great service to customers. You will have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate an understanding and commitment to Habinteg’s inclusive housing mission.
You will need to demonstrate experience in delivering a repair and maintenance service, diagnosis and costs control and working within a contract management framework in your previous roles.
You will be flexible and agile in your approach, being able to adapt your approach to different circumstances and be able to travel to different locations within your regional area.
You will need strong written and verbal communication skills and represent Habinteg when dealing with contractors and customers alike.
The role requires the ability to drive and access to a car. Occasional overnight stays and working outside usual office hours will also be required
Closing date: Wednesday 1st May 2019
Interview date: Thursday 9th May 2019