Operations Director - Planned Maintenance

Operations Director - Planned Maintenance

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  • Sector:

    Housing, Surveying & Construction Management

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  • Salary:

    £90k - 110k per year + Considerable Bonus, Car & Package

  • Contact:

    Jonny Barltrop

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Operations Director - London

Social Housing - Planned Maintenance

£90-110k + car & package

The role:

To win, direct and deliver through excellent leadership, profitable planned maintenance and refurbishment services to social housing clients.


For the successful candidate to lead the business through an exciting period of organic growth, taking reponsibility for all operational matters reporting to the Managing Director

Functional Leadership:

Leader of the business with overall accountability for business performance – to include functional responsibilities, input to business strategy and business improvement programmes. Responsible for operations from bid support to contract award and mobilsations through contract delivery to final accounts. Key driver of exceptional health & safety and customer satisfaction by delivering best in class services.

Lead accountability for customer relationships, risk management and project programming as well as business wide delivery performance. Leadership to include resourcing, training and development, coaching and performance management.

Financial performance:

Accountability for P&L across all divisions and workstreams working closely with commercial and financial teams.

The Person:

An ambitious and proven senior operator with excellent knowledge of the social housing (planned maintenance) sector with genuine hunger and drive to grow a business. Senior Operational Leadership in a tier 1 housing planned maintenance contractor is key as is leadership of SMTs and sub-contractor delivery models is key.

Must have a comprehensive understanding of the ins and outs of providing maintenance services to social housing organisations and experience dealing with stakeholders at all levels from G15 Boards to Asset and Property Services Directors, to Housing and Asset Managers, surveying teams and tenants.

Candidates must be commercially minded and profit driven, they must also have a good understanding of the work winning / procurement process in the housing sector to work closely with internal business functions including Bid and BD teams.

The business:

A well known and highly reputable top tier Main Contractor, well established with strong growth aspirations

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