Commercial Manager (Social Housing)

ACIS Group
Gainsborough, DN21 1GG
£45,000 per annum
08 Jun 2018
13 Jul 2018
Job Type

Commercial Manager (Social Housing) 

Social housing provider Acis is looking to recruit a passionate and organised individual to join us. 
We are a dynamic and forward-thinking social housing provider, with 6,800 homes across Lincolnshire, Sheffield, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. We create opportunities for people to have better lives through the provision of better homes and better services. We’re a growing organisation – could you be part of it? 

Position: Commercial Manager

Location: Gainsborough, DN21 1GG

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent Hours: 37 hours per week, office hours are 8.30am - 5.00pm Monday to Thursday, and 8.30am - 4

Salary: £45,000 per annum 

About the role: 

Are you able to lead and develop a small specialist team delivering financial, commercial and performance support to the operations teams which deliver the reactive, voids and planned works programmes?


- Effective control of preparation, monitoring and management of expenditure for allocated budget lines within budget level

- Comply with Financial Regulations and Contract Standing Orders

- Regular identification, appraisal and treatment of risks within service area / role

- Promoting and achieving Value for Money (VfM) within service area / role requirements - Meeting VfM targets (as agreed with Line Manager) Ensuring that staff understand their role in achieving VfM for Acis including regular agenda item at team meetings

- Know how costs compare with other organisations

- Understand measurement system of service area / role targets

- Conduct reviews and Healthchecks in line with the current Business plans

- Maintain a register of all contracts which we are responsible for 

About you: 

- Educated to degree level or equivalent through training / experience

- Relevant professional qualification, e.g. CIOB or RICS preferred IOSH

- Managing Safely Certificate (or equivalent)

- Experience of managing substantial budgets

- Financial management experience on construction and maintenance projects for a minimum of 2 Years 

The post holder will be required to travel as part of this role. This will be to visit tenants and properties within Acis Group’s area of operation or throughout the UK for attending training courses or meetings. Therefore, the post holder will require a full and valid driving licence. It is essential that the post holder has access to their own transport and has insurance for business use therefore an essential car user allowance is attached to this post.

 The dress code for this role is office smart, the post holder will work in a shared office environment. The post holder will be required to work with a variety of different people such as; members of their team, other Managers and Directors, Board Members, our customers, members of the public, contractors, employees from other agencies etc. 

You may have experience of the following: Commercial Manager, Operations Manager, Head of Operations, Project Manager, Project Management, Director, Business Manager, Commercial Director, Operations Director, etc. 
This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

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