Head of Planned Investment (Housing)

Michael Page Property and Construction
England, London
Up to £80000 per annum
Closing date
28 May 2021
JN -042021-2567353

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Contract Type
Asset & Facilities Management
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Job Details

We are looking for an experienced Head of Planned Investment (Housing) to provide operational management to the Planned Investment team of large Registered Provider

This is a maternity cover contract for 9 months, and you will ideally be readily available to start if successful

Client Details

A large Housing Association based in London, covering London & the South East


The Head of Planned Investment (Housing) role focuses on providing operational management to the Planned Investment team and delivering large scale capital improvement works to current stock, including the Quality Homes programme (Kitchen, Bathroom, Roof Renewals, External Decoration's, Windows and Doors ,etc), fire cladding remediation and minor works programmes

General responsibilities include:

  • Undertaking regular review of key performance indicators of the capital delivery programme, ensuring programmes, customer satisfaction and cost are measured and managed proactively
  • Working closely with Finance and Commercial teams to support with the planning and prioritisation of the capital delivery programme, and ensuring that effective controls are in place to manage value for money of investment contracts, ensuring financial liability and cost controls are tracked proactively
  • Overseeing planning, delivery and quality control of the Planned Investment programme, ensuring customer communication is managed effectively and that programmes are coordinated to minimise customer disruption
  • Ensuring that H & S, Compliance, Finance and all operational and contractual issues association are proactively managed, identifying and dealing with these issues
  • Monitoring and delivering the groups Investment Programme budget, supporting the Commercial team to forecast expenditure and using data and analysis to drive value for money from contracts.


The successful candidate for the Head of Planned Investment (Housing) will:

  • Have extensive experience of leading and managing a multi-disciplinary department across the delivery of large scale capital expenditure projects on residential buildings, with excellent communication skills, and experience of successfully leading, managing and coaching employees
  • Have a strong track record of building and managing effective relationships with leaders, peers, colleagues, partners and stakeholders, and the ability to collaborate with leaders, work cross-functionally with diverse groups.
  • Have strong commercial awareness with knowledge of budget management, planning and proven experience of leading on risk management.
  • Have strong report writing skills, writing reports up to Chief Executive level
  • Hold a professional qualification relevant to delivery of construction and refurbishment projects in residential property

Job Offer

A 9 month Fixed Term contract with a competitive annual salary and benefits package

The role offers the opportunity for flexible working, however you should be available on occasion to attend the London office


Since launching in 2006, Michael Page’s specialist Property consultants have supported a wide range of clients in appointing talented specialist professionals at middle management to board level across the UK.

As we continue to grow, our Consultants become increasingly specialist, enabling them to be ‘subject matter experts’ in their niche within the market and enabling them to provide an unrivalled level of technical and geographical knowledge to our Clients and Candidates.

Based from a network of locations across the UK, our Property consultants work with Landlords, Developers, Occupiers and Consultancies to source interim and permanent professionals across a variety of sectors.

  • Retail & Licensed Leisure
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Residential
  • Local & Central Government

Job Types

  • General Practice Chartered Surveyors
  • Building Surveying
  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surveying / Cost Management
  • Property / Estates Management
  • Property Director / Head of Property
  • Acquisitions/Disposals
  • Land & Development

For more information, career advice or to speak to us about your hiring needs, please get in touch with our Michael Page Property team.

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0121 230 9377
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