Project Manager (Construction / Maintenance)

Leeds Federated Housing Association Limited
Banbury, Oxfordshire
£36,057 (plus car allowance based on emissions of vehicle)
15 Jun 2021
25 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Manager (Construction / Maintenance)


Full Time - 37.5 hours per week


£36,057 (plus car allowance based on emissions of vehicle)


Leeds Federated is a housing association with around 4,300 properties across Leeds, Wakefield and North Yorkshire. Our mission is: Listening and learning to deliver great services, invest in homes and support communities. We do this by all working to our organisational values: passion, honesty, excellence and innovation.


This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and efficient Project Manager to play a key role in continuing the delivery of outstanding services, making a difference to the lives of our customers that live in our homes and communities.


Based within the Assets function, you’ll work with the Asset Manager - Planned and Energy on the delivery of the planned maintenance programme, energy improvement works and other asset management activities. 


Within this role you’ll be responsible for:

  • Managing the delivery of designated programmes to ensure works are fully ascertained, validated and established
  • Assisting with the formulation of realistic budgets for the planned maintenance programme within agreed timescales
  • Managing the delivery of designated projects in line with organisation policy and procedure
  • Carrying out necessary contractor consultation, ordering and management including working with partner contractors to ensure the robust validation of proposed programmes
  • Ensuring the preparation of professional, clear and accurate specifications for the purpose of obtaining quotations / tenders which demonstrate value for money
  • Assisting contractors in gaining access to customers homes for the purpose of undertaking planned improvements and related works


Our ideal candidate will:

  • Have excellent people, project and contractor management skills
  • Be experienced in construction and maintenance, ideally within the Housing Association or Local Authority sector
  • Have experience of working with tenants, budgets / budget control, performance monitoring and statistical reporting techniques
  • Be computer literate (experience of a computerised reporting system would be advantageous)
  • Ideally be a qualified Domestic Energy Assessor
  • Ideally be a member of a suitable organisation ie - CIOB, BIAT, RICS 


In return

As well as a competitive salary we can offer you:

  • Agile working environment
  • 30 days annual leave
  • DB and DC pension schemes
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Health cash plan


The closing date for this role is 12 noon on Friday 25th June.

Interviews will take place on Monday 5th July.