Partnership Manager (Contracts, Construction, Site, Operations) MEAR64546

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Leicester, Leicestershire
Up to £70,000
23 May 2018
20 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Partnership Manager (Contracts, Construction, Site, Operations) MEAR64546

Based from Leicester or Dartford

Up to £70,000

Here at Mears Group our vision is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve.

Mears Direct are looking for a great leader to run and develop a future award-winning division of the Riverside Group's, Wholly Owned Subsidiary, Riverside Direct.

Joining us as Partnership Manager, the service will undertake repairs and maintenance works, void property repairs, capital planned works, domestic gas servicing and repairs in year 1 to just over 11,400 homes across the Midlands, London, East Anglia, Kent, Bristol and West.

Within this role, you will manage the day to day operation of the WOS, controlling all elements of the contract, developing the company culture, improving customer experience, service quality, budgeting, cost control and client liaison. 

In order to be successful in this role, you will have to possess strong leadership skills, experience of managing a direct delivery labour model, whilst having commercial acumen and a proven track record of delivering cultural change, working in partnership to provide a first-class customer focused service.

You should have experience of working in Social Housing, along with the ability to communicate and build relationships with clients, agents, employees and suppliers both verbally and in writing.

Substantial practical experience in a building/construction environment is important, and you will have knowledge of utilities, facilities, financial management techniques and IT systems.

In addition, you will have experience of managing a building maintenance operation at a senior level coupled with experience of working in partnership with a Local Authority Client, with management experience in a similar operation.

Candidates must hold a full UK driving licence


Please refer to the full job description upon applying

Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including...

  • Training and development
  • Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support

Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities Employers

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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