Head of Voids & Repairs
Head of Voids & Repairs (Client Based Role) Excellent Package and Benefits - Ipswich
Your new company
You will be working within the public sector for a not for profit organisation and look after a vast amount of social houses across Suffolk. The organisation was formed in the 1960s in Ipswich, employing no staff and managing multiple properties.Today, the organisation offers a range of services including support, care services and housing. The organisation employs over 700 staff which includes volunteers and manages around 4,000 homes for close to 8000 residents.
Your new role
The purpose of this post is to ensure that the Association delivers an efficient and effective Responsive Repair Service, ensuring that void properties are repaired in accordance with the lettable standard that offers value for money and high levels of Customer Satisfaction.
As the Head of Voids & Repairs you will be responsible for training and development, responsive repairs, voids, personnel management, procurement, liaison/promotion, health & safety/risk assessments and organisational culture. You will also be responsible for the following members of staff, Voids Officer, Repairs and Planning Coordinator, Repairs Coordinator, Repairs Apprentice, Repairs Performance & Finance Administrator, Void Planner, Void Operatives and a Part Time Technical Officer.
What you'll need to succeed
- Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel is essential.
- Working in a property services department is essential.
- Managing contractors and consultants is essential.
- Professional or Technical qualification in a relevant activity is essential
- Certificate or Diploma in Management Studies (or equivalent) is desirable.
- Health & Safety legislation, is essential
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