Head of Corporate Landlord and Capital Projects

Posted 06 November 2023
Salary £500 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration3 Months
Discipline Property
Contact NameMelanie Cole

Job description

Head of Corporate Landlord and Capital Projects
£500P/D  Umbrella Rate (Inside IR35)
3 Months Initially (with view for extension)
Newham Council
What will you do?
The Head of Corporate Landlord and Capital Projects will ensure that the Council's corporate estate of operational buildings is managed to be safe for occupiers and visitors, minimise any adverse impacts on the environment, are located and configured to maximise their benefit to residents, and are financially efficient.
This will require oversight of day-to-day facilities management, the programming and execution of capital projects, and the planning and delivery of future property needs.  You will also have overall responsibility for reporting performance against targets and making recommendations through the Council's governance, procurement and decision-making process.
The role encompasses responsibility for:
-Corporate building and facilities management, maintenance, and compliance
-Energy management and efficiency
-Corporate estate management planning
-Capital programme and project management (corporate and schools)
-Technical services, surveying, and design
What do you need?  
To be successful in your application for this role you will need to demonstrate the following on application and through the interview process:  
·UK Resident
·MRICS in Building Surveying
·Minimum 3 years' significant understanding of the workings of local government and the challenges of the financial, legal and political context of local government.
·The ability to set the strategic direction for Capital Delivery and the Corporate Estate, drawing up an overarching strategy for the service and the necessary supporting plans for delivery.
What to do next?
This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity to join a growing local authority. To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV.
To understand more about the role a JD is available upon request.