Interim Head of Repairs

Interim Head of Repairs

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  • Sector:

    Housing, Surveying & Construction Management

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  • Salary:

    £500 - 600 per day

  • Contact:

    Jack Burgess

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Head of Repairs – Property Services – Social Housing

Interim - £500-600/day – 6 month contract

My client is a leading provider of social housing throughout London and the South East, due to a recent restructure we are looking for an experienced Head of Repairs, leading on motivating and managing a team of Managers, Surveyors and Supervisors delivering an customer friendly and efficient responsive repairs and maintenance service.

The Head of Repairs will:

Be responsible for leading the delivery of a customer focused, responsive and efficient responsive repair service.

Manage significant budgets, including performance management of contractors, KPI’s and service improvement plans.

Engage with residents, offering excellent customer service in response to any complaints regarding responsive repairs.

The Head of Repairs should have:

Extensive social housing repairs and maintenance experience, having previously worked for a Housing Association, Local Authority or Main Contractor delivering similar responsive repairs works.

Excellent customer focussed attitude.

Strong management experience, including direct technical staff alongside external contracts management of service providers.

Strong technical building pathology knowledge alongside a relevant building qualification (HND, Degree qualified or MCIOB highly desirable).

If you are interested in this opportunity, please get in touch with Jack Burgess at Build Recruitment. 

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