Head of Housing Capital Programme

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Local Government

Location: London

Type: Temporary

Date posted: 03/08/2021

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 months

Salary: £400 - £500 per day


Allen Lane are currently working with a local authority to recruit a Head of Capital Programme to lead the successful delivery of their Housing Capital Works programme. Managing a team of project managers and external consultants, the successful candidate will hold responsibility for a programme of works valued c. £50m.

Key duties will include:

  • Delivering a varied programme of works value circa £50M. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Housing.
  • Responsible for the development and delivery of the council’s energy improvement programme
  • Programme lead for delivering safe works with a high level of resident satisfaction
  • Managing and preparing budget reports as required and developing the Asset Management Strategy

The ideal candidate will have a successful track record of operating at a senior level managing building contracts and managing a project management team to deliver complex building works within a housing environment, ideally in a local authority setting. Expert knowledge and understanding of JCT suite of contracts will be required along with a good knowledge of procurement regulations.

There may be some on-site work but it will largely be remotely at present. Due to the urgent timeframes of this position, please note applications will be reviewed prior to closing date and as such immediate application is recommended.

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33 King Street, St. James’s,
London, SW1Y 6RJ

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