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Contracts Manager - Social Housing


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - Cheshire Permanent January 22nd 2020 £60,000 + full package APH/FP/2020/2201CM Pippa Holland

Contracts Manager – Social Housing

North West

£60,000 + car allowance and full Company Package

Our client, a large Manchester based social housing contractor is looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to look after a number of housing sites across the North West area.

The team are a successful one and as such are looking for someone that wants to further enhance the work they do with their teams and clients.

Experience and Knowledge

  • Experience of managing contracts, (performance management including the ability to assess risk and act as required)
  • Experience of operating within and promoting a performance management culture
  • Understanding of budgets and basic financial management
  • Good knowledge of housing management, particularly in te social housing context
  • Working knowledge of the responsibilities of a Registered Provider and the regulatory environment for Registered Providers
  • Experience of translating strategic objectives into viable operational plans
  • Knowledge of health and safety legislation
  • Good people and communications skills
  • Demonstrate a positive disposition towards change, viewing it as an opportunity to improve services, performance and efficiency
  • Self-motivated and ability to operate with minimal guidance
  • Empathic towards residents’ concerns, needs and expectations
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Organised
  • Conflict resolution
  • Team player

Skills and abilities