Places for People
We are Places for People Group, we're a social enterprise that believes it's more than just homes that make a community – it's the people. That's why we build homes and manage communities where everyone can thrive.
We aren't your typical company. We apply the same philosophy to our People as we do to our communities, ensuring our team is appreciated and supported. At Places for People, you're more than just a number – you're part of our cause.
More about your role
As the UKs leading Social Enterprise, we are looking for a Director who will help us change our customers lives by giving us the knowledge and insight we need to create and support thriving Communities
As Director of Asset Knowledge & Insight you will be responsible for the build of an up-to-date profile regarding the condition of our homes, places and communities which will give us the insight into what works we need to be carried for our communities to thrive.
Using data your will provide the group with detailed understanding of our homes, places and communities, understanding and highlighting the challenges we may face in our operating environment. You will play a key role in helping the group understand the sector wide issues so we can make a difference to our customers and colleagues across Social Housing.
You will be a key driver in our response to Net Zero and decarbonisation, providing insight into how we harness sources of capital to deliver on these initiatives. Identifying new and innovative ways for the Group to understand the condition of its homes
For a full list of duties please download the attached JD
More about you
We are looking for applicants who have a true passion for creating communities where our customer can thrive! You will be a ‘get things done' person who can engage and influence colleagues at all levels. You will have prior experience in a similar level role and will be able to translate data and insight into clear plans
Strong Social Housing knowledge is essential, as is an awareness of current sector issues, challenges, and legislation. You will be a champion of new technologies and data, and will understand how we can use these to better understand our places, homes and communities.
More about you
We are looking for applicants who have a true passion for creating communities where our customer can thrive! You will be a ‘get things done' person who can engage and influence colleagues at all levels. You will have prior experience in a similar level role and will have a track record of creating an engaged and developed team.
You will be a natural and engaging people leader, specifically with a background of leading large, multi-functional and dispersed teams. You will be customer focussed with strong experience of delivering successful business change improvement within an operational service environment.
We are a large diverse and ambitious business, which will give you job security and all the challenge you could wish for. Here people can flourish, thrive, better themselves and work in fantastic communities with inspirational colleagues and customers.
We know that there's always more we can do to make you smile, that's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to help colleagues save money or make their lives a little bit easier which can include:
Excellent holiday pay and sick pay
Private Medical Insurance
Pension with matched contributions
Extra perks including huge discounts and offers from shops, cinemas and much more.
If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then click apply. You will be redirected to our careers site where you can discover more about the role, read a full job description and apply directly to us
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