Property & Construction
If you are passionate creating and sustaining a safe and secure environment where people can thrive, whilst assuring an optimum commercial status for the business, then we would love to hear from you!
About the role
This is a brand-new critical role in the recently formed Strategic Asset Management team and will be responsible for ensuring the assets we lease and those we let are managed effectively and efficiently.
The role demands a proactive approach to reviewing current arrangements and recommending extensions, amendments and potential exits. It also seeks to introduce consistency wherever practicable.
As complex issues arise, a customer centric prerogative is essential whilst securing commercial stability and considering impact on the wider business.
Reporting to the Assistant Director - Strategic Asset Management, you will be supported by and Asset Deeds and Lease Officer as well as the SAM Team and will utilise your considerable networking skills to collaborate with colleagues from across the organisation and wider property community.
You will have great technical and professional skills and a passion for excellent service with proven experience in managing complex property management issues. Drawing on your knowledge of best practice within the property sector, you will demonstrate the ability to take ownership of Leasehold within Paradigm and develop the service to a position of excellence.
Ideally you will be professionally qualified in a relevant discipline and conversant with all aspects of leasehold property management. You will be assertive in enforcing obligations yet empathetic in your approach to customers and be comfortable in manging significant issues as they arise. A team player and collaborator, you will manage a growing portfolio maintaining corporate confidence that the service provided considers the business in its widest sense.
Whist we are looking for someone with all the core skills detailed in the Person Specification (see job description), we do have a comprehensive personal and professional development suite available to all of our employees. So not only is this a great opportunity to join a high performing and specialist team at a time when you can have a real and personal impact on the future success of our business, you can continue to grow and develop yourself, building an exciting/interesting/rewarding career with a growing business.
We are a Best Companies 1 STAR accredited organisation in recognition of our high employee engagement and offer a welcoming and friendly environment. We are clearly focussed on the delivery of our five-year corporate plan with ambitious and challenging objectives including improving our environment and sustainability targets to deliver quality homes to people who need them.
We’re proud to offer great benefits and have a committed approach to employee wellbeing. We offer an attractive range of benefits such as Health Cash Plan (worth over £1,800 p/a), Bonus potential, competitive Pension options and 25 days holiday on starting plus 3 days closure at Christmas, with the opportunity to buy up to 5 additional days per year, plus 8 bank holidays, competitive pension options, up to 3 paid Volunteer days p/a, free parking at our modern office with newly created collaborative workspaces.
We support flexible ways of working and welcome applications from all sections of the communities we work in.
As part of our application process, we ask for a covering statement and CV so we can assess your application against our essential and desired criteria as set out in the job description and person specification. Please include in your covering statement how you meet the criteria so we can see how well you match our requirements and give your application the consideration it deserves.
Thank you for your interest in Paradigm Housing Group thus far.
Shortlisting will be conducted in line with the essential and desirable criteria set out in the person specification. We reserve the right to close this role earlier than the published date should a suitable candidate be identified.
We are Paradigm Housing Group.
We manage more than 15,000 homes across the South East.
We know that house prices in the areas where we work are high, both to buy and rent. We want to help more people have a safe and sustainable home that they can afford.
As a charity, the money we make goes into building new homes and providing an excellent service for residents.