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Repairs and Capital Investment Delivery Manager

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
Home Based, covering the Midlands
£69,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Closing date
16 May 2024

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Homes and Asset Management
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Job Details

Covering the Midlands

As our Repairs and Capital Investment Delivery Manager, you will be the operational lead in the delivery of the organisations national customer facing responsive repairs, voids, building services, estate services, planned maintenance and service contracts. Managing and fostering long term strategic relationships with key partners, you will lead and manage a team of Senior Contract Surveyors and ensure an excellent customer service is delivered to all Stonewater customers.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have proven experience of developing long term strategic partnerships and embedding key values with stakeholders.
  • Have proven experience of leading national multi-disciplined teams across a wide geographical area.
  • Have highly developed communication skills with experience of presenting to a range of audiences.
  • Be able to drive costs down whilst improving economic and social value.
  • Have demonstrable experience of managing large national service budgets.
  • Be comfortable working within a fast-paced role.
  • Have exceptional problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Have good IT skills, particularly in Microsoft Excel.
  • Have knowledge of the housing industry, including knowledge of building components and diagnosis of building defects.
  • Have knowledge of building law, regulation, building contracts, contract law and Health & Safety legislation and best practice.

Appointment to this role will be subject to satisfactory references and possession of a valid Right to Work document.

Discover Stonewater:

Stonewater is a leading housing provider. We manage around 36,000 homes, serving 78,000 customers across our portfolio of affordable properties for general rent, shared ownership and sale, alongside specialist accommodation, with an ambitious house-building programme.

Our mission is to provide quality homes and services for people whose needs are not met by the open market.

We’re looking for like-minded people to join our team of over 800 talented colleagues who embody our values of being ethical, ambitious, passionate, agile and commercial, as well as people who want to make a difference and transform people’s lives.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and working towards accreditation for becoming a Disability Confident Leader, which allows us to record and report on disability, mental health and wellbeing in the workplace to better support our colleagues. We have also achieved accreditation for being an Advanced Employer for Investing in Ethnicity Maturity Matrix. We are committed to being a Menopause Friendly employer and working towards accreditation our Menopause Friendly accreditation.

Are you ready to #DiscoverStonewater?

Stonewater reserve the right to bring the closing date forward should enough quality applications be received prior to the current closing date.


Blue Octopus partners with employers from a multitude of different sectors and industries, using our next generation technology and recruitment expertise to help attract, engage and hire the best talent for their unique career opportunities. We know that having the right people in place is crucial to every business’ current and future successes, regardless of the area they operate in.

Over the last decade, our experience has allowed us to specialise in several sectors, including social housing.

Blue Octopus has a strong history of working with social housing providers to help them hire the best talent and improve their talent management processes. This experience, coupled with knowledge developed over time, has allowed us to fully understand both the market itself and the skills required within the sector. We understand that operating at a high standard, efficiently and cost-effectively, is vital for our clients in the Social Housing sector, who provide a much-needed service for their tenants.

Company info
Octo House, 2 Station Road
West Yorkshire
LS21 3HX
United Kingdom

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