Repairs Operations Manager

Cowley RMO
South London
Up to £45,000 per annum + 10% Pension contribution
14 Oct 2020
23 Oct 2020
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

South London – Brixton / Oval 

Join the senior management team in delivering ambitious strategies for our community managed and genuinely community-centric estate in South London. 

About us

Established over 20 years ago, Cowley Resident Management Organisation runs a mixed tenure estate of 560 properties in South London. We are a thriving and culturally diverse community that encourages resident participation and helps staff and residents to work together to make Cowley a better place to live.

It’s a friendly place to work – with a committed team who enjoy seeing the difference they can make to people living in a local community, including vulnerable and older residents.

About the role

This is a key role to the future of Cowley RMO and our plans to continue improving the lives of our residents. It is also a huge opportunity to enhance your experience and track record as a leader.

You will take responsibility for all of our operational activities, including contract management, repairs and cyclical maintenance and the development and delivery of efficient, fit for purpose asset management and business planning. We want you to harness your commercial expertise to strengthen our performance management, new business development and risk management.

You can make your mark through developing and delivering a highly effective model for repairs, environmental services, asset management and social enterprise. The goal is to achieve strong value for money in providing excellent services to our customers, while generating income for the RMO.

Please see the Job Description for a full list of role responsibilities.

About you

We’re looking for a leader who is excited by the opportunity to create a vision and strategic direction for our asset management and new business.

You will need to bring proven experience of setting strategic direction, managing projects and driving change within a social housing / property environment.

You will also have the ability to get the best out of teams, lead across functions and put the customer at the heart of decision making.

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Closing date: 23rd October 2020

Interview date: week commencing 26th Oct 2020