Head of Property Services
Location: St Hilary Court, Copthorne Way, Cardiff
Salary: £56,190 per annum
Expires: 20/01/2021 23:59

We are looking for an experienced Head of Property Services to join our asset function on a permanent full time basis, working 36 hours per week. This job offers a salary of £56,190 per annum and will be working at St Hilary Court, Cardiff - Although we are working from home at the moment due to the Covid -19 pandemic.

What you'll do

You will lead the Property Services team in the delivery of a high quality repairs and maintenance service. You will develop and maintain working practices to enhance service delivery, profitability and customer satisfaction whilst minimising our Carbon footprint. You will be responsible for devising, implementing and monitoring the Property Services Strategy and associated policies, initiating and delivering an agreed property improvement programme directly.

You will be responsible for managing the Property Services budget, expenditure and cashflow, maximising financial performance at all times and ensuring the viability of services provided. As an active member of the Senior Management Team, you will provide leadership and act as a role model to all colleagues within the team, encouraging them to deliver a high-quality service.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking for a new challenge and who wants to really make a positive difference to the services we provide and the lives of our residents.

What you'll need

We are looking for someone who is committed to helping us deliver an excellent service by pro-actively identifying opportunities for cost reduction and greater efficiency. To succeed in this role, you will have a genuine passion and interest in what we do as an organisation with previous senior management experience. You will have demonstrable experience of leading and managing a large and complex team in a housing or a customer focused environment.

You will have a relevant qualification or equivalent experience, with up to date knowledge of asset management and the legal, regulatory and operational framework related to repairs services, including health and safety. We are looking for someone who has a proven track record of delivering and managing budgets and making sound financial and commercial decisions. You will be able to analyse complex data and present information in a user friendly way.

You will need a full current driving license and have a willingness to work flexibly.


  • The role offers a salary of £56,190 per annum
  • 28 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) - increasing with length of service
  • Generous pension contributions
  • Join a socially conscious not for profit organisation
  • Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
  • ‘Perks’ – a range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
  • We are a Family Friendly organisation
  • Develop with the support of our academi

Opportunities for development
Through our academi we provide a range of learning and development opportunities to support you on your learning journey with us. We offer development opportunities for every stage of your career. From technical training to leadership development we have a range of programmes.

Next steps
If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Luke Mitchell on luke.mitchell@hafod.org.uk. If you are interested in applying for this role, please click 'Apply' and you will be diverted to our recruitment platform.

Closing date: Wednesday 20 January 2021

Interview date: Wednesday 27 January 2021

If successful for this role a DBS check will be required. Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.

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