Muirhouse Housing Association
Salary £46,458 to £48,746 per annum
EVH Grade 9 (SM1-3)
Muirhouse Housing Association is a Registered Social Landlord that provides 570 homes to tenants in the North of Edinburgh. MHA aim to deliver quality, affordable homes and services for the local community. Their vision includes strengthening engagement and partnerships to enrich the community and safeguard their environment. MHA are an outward facing organisation, who value close relationships with other Housing Associations and the local city council.
MHA are pleased to be appointing a new Asset Manager who will be the strategic and operational lead for MHA’s asset management. This is an exciting opportunity to join the organisation during a dynamic growth phase with an expanding team. There is an abundance of opportunity for fresh ideas and new challenges for the post holder who will join the team in driving the delivery of quality community housing. The successful candidate will contribute to the strategic leadership and development of the organisation, and work closely with the Chief Executive to lead on the asset investment and management strategy for the organisation.
The role will include leading the asset management team to deliver outstanding management of all of MHA’s properties across the areas of maintenance, repairs, investment and compliance in addition to ensuring tenant satisfaction. The asset manager will also work with key partners and stakeholders locally and nationally, together with City of Edinburgh Council and local community organisations to build an even stronger reputation for MHA as an excellent housing provider and key contributor to the wider community services in Muirhouse.
The ideal candidate will have strong experience of asset management and investment, repairs and maintenance, procurement and contract management, health and safety or facilities management. Experience of managing a team and engaging with contractors / consultants is preferable. Direct RSL experience is not essential although transferability to the sector must be demonstrated in application. The ideal candidate will be customer-focused and comfortable working in a small team to deliver big outcomes.
A forward-thinking and engaged housing association, MHA aim for a level of high performance, continuous improvement and excellent customer service that will drive the organisation to new heights. MHA aim to be a significant force for positive change and improved life opportunities for those who live in their community. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a great organisation, enthusiastic to make a positive change to the lives of their residents.
For a confidential discussion please call Nigel Fortnum or David Currie at Aspen People on 0141 212 7555.
Further information on MHA and the role is available at https://aspenpeople.co.uk/muirhouseha
Closing date: Monday 12th of December 2022