Sutton Housing Partnership (established in 2006) manages council housing in Sutton. We have an ambitious programme with the view to deliver excellent customer service, deliver more homes, invest in our housing stock and make SHP a great place to work. We are revolutionising the way SHP communicates and engages with its employees, stakeholders and customers across all channels enhancing our reputation. This is a truly exciting time to be joining Sutton Housing Partnership, we are currently transforming our Operations Directorate and establishing a placed based housing management service that will work at the heart of our Community.
To achieve these goals SHP has developed a new operating model and as a result we have a number of excellent job opportunities.
The post holder will work with our team to provide advice to colleagues as they commission building works and services. You will support on areas such as procurement, forecasting and management of budgets as well as cost analysis. Proactive in your approach, you will look for ways to reduce overall project costs whilst still maintaining value for money and customer satisfaction.
The successful candidate will have worked in a similar role so will have a good working knowledge of building construction and contracts. A natural leader, you will be comfortable overseeing the management of contracts, assisting the team with the development of VFM reviews and specifications. You will be hold a MRICS, CIOB, degree or other relevant qualification or will be able to demonstrate your skills through your extensive senior management experience in a similar environment.
The full job description and person specification can be found here.
Successful candidates will have access to a wide range of benefits;
- 27 days annual leave for band one to four and 32 days band five plus, in addition you will receive 8 statutory holidays (pro rata)
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Simply Health staff benefit
- Modern and flexible working environment
- Childcare vouchers scheme
- Recognition Awards
Sutton has really good commuter links into Central London, you can get to London Victoria within 30 minutes and 45 minutes to Kings Cross/St Pancras.
Closing Date: Wednesday 13th March 2019
Interview Date: Thursday 21st March 2019