Director of Business Transformation – company name – Huddersfield

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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 a part of our cause.  

More about your role

Our business is going through very exciting changes and we are now looking for a Director of Business Transformation to join our Assets and Investments team! As part of this role you will strategically and operationally lead on how we respond to the delivery challenges faced across this department.

You will develop and drive a programme of work that increases capacity and improves efficiency across our value streams with a focus on the affordable housing service, including our customer contact centre.

This role will act as the intermediary between HomePlus and the Transformation Office, working closely with these business units, you will ensure that Places for People deliver an effortless experience to our customers while delivering expertise value to the organisation by building a positive team culture that is ready to accept change.

You will set the strategic direction of the A&I team through strategy development and delivery of performance metrics, You will support the Assts and Investments SLT by driving forward data and system transformations that ensure we have accurate and up to date data about our homes, places and communities. You will be a key interface between group wide transformations ensuring that A&I become a good customer to these critical programmes.

For more information, please download our job profile available on our website.

More about you

You will have excellent communications skills and the ability to build relationships with clients and key stakeholders. Including a high level of both written and verbal communication skills that can be used to effectively engage, inform, and influence a range of target audiences.

To be considered you will be a strong leader with a track record of successfully changing and transforming processes within a customer focused environment. You will possess the ability to think big, analyse new information, asses complex problems and present solutions in a clear and concise manner all whilst having a ‘get things done` approach.


We are a large diverse and ambitious business, which will give you all the challenge you could wish for. 

We know that there's always more we can do to make you smile, that's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package with each role, yours will include: 

Annual Bonus

Competitive salary, with a salary review yearly 

Company Car/Car Allowance

Pension with matched contributions up to 7%

Excellent holiday package – 36 days annual leave with the option to buy or sell leave


Training and development

Extra perks including huge discounts and offers from shops, cinemas and much more.

What's next?

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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