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Contracts Manager Disrepair

Local Space Housing Association
London (Greater)
Closing date
30 Nov 2023

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Position: Contracts Manager Disrepair

Salary: £45,318


Ability to carry out appropriate property inspections, produce detailed specifications of work itemised from the NHF schedule of rates or using composite values, and prepare estimates, plans, sketches, drawings, and photos as necessary.

Collaborate and negotiate with tenants and their representatives’ regarding works, while accurately collecting, reporting, and recording information.

Instructing solicitors on a disrepair matter, if there are historic Issues, Ability to follow process and notify solicitors immediately of all claims received.

Monitor completions and satisfaction levels for works delivered.

Chair monthly contract meetings, monitoring progress and H&S issues

To assist in the production of contract documents for invitations to tender, examine tenders and recommend contractor for works.

Other information

We operate hybrid working – our staff work both remotely and from our office in the heart of east London, a short walk from Stratford station, Westfield Shopping Centre and the Olympic Park.

Our benefits include a generous annual leave allowance, healthcare cashback plan, life assurance, support for professional qualifications, and much more.

We are committed to developing a culture of healthy work/life balance, job satisfaction and high performance where staff are motivated to deliver excellent services to our customers.

Closing date: 30th November at 23:59 p.m.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role, in which case we will move the key dates for the process. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.


We are Local Space, a 2,800-home registered provider of social housing operating in East London & Essex. We are a G1 V2 rated RP (Registered Provider). We are Investors in People accredited and are the only housing association to hold the sector’s highest credit rating, AA-.

Originally formed by the London Borough of Newham as an innovative and independent vehicle for the acquisition and refurbishment of temporary accommodation. We work in 8 London boroughs and across a variety of districts in Essex. We continue to buy and refurbish properties and added 300 homes to our stock last year. We also offer intermediate rented homes for local key workers.

We know that one of the best ways we can achieve greater quality of life for customers is to provide them with a home they can be proud of and deliver cutting-edge services that are a pleasure to use. That’s why we’ve tripled the size of our component replacement and planned works programmes and are making a major investment in the development of our repairs and online services over the next 4 years.

Company info
020 8221 4000
58 Romford Road
E15 4BZ
United Kingdom

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