Director of Assets (Habinteg)

Based: London / Bradford/ Leeds with hybrid working – a minimum of two days per week in the office is required.
Hours: Full-time – 35 hours per week
Salary:   £90,000
Contract: Permanent
Reporting to: Chief Executive Officer

About Us

People come to work for Habinteg because they believe in what matters to us. Inclusion and accessibility drive all that we do, be that the services we offer to tenants, the environments we create or the homes we deliver. One in four people in this country are disabled but most homes are designed to exclude them. We believe in designing homes and creating neighbourhoods that everyone can share and enjoy. We have over 3,200 homes across the country from the North to the South. We are champions of the Lifetime Homes Standard and provide expert training and consultancy through our Centre for Accessible Environments (CAE) in-house team.


About the Role

This is a new post within the organisation, and we are looking for an experienced Senior Asset/Property Management professional with excellent people skills to lead our Asset Management and Compliance services. This is a leadership, technical and compliance role and we will be looking to you to ensure that our stock portfolio meets all legislative and regulatory requirements around building safety and property compliance. You will lead the teams delivering our procurement and asset management contracts and services, ensuring that customers are engaged in the process and that our repairs and planned investment services meet customers’ needs and expectations. This individual will be commercially astute and ensure all services can demonstrate value for money. The role reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer and is a critical role within our leadership team. It is an influential role to help us achieve our organisation vision, current and future business and operational plans and performance targets.


About You

You should apply for this opportunity if you have had prior experience in a leadership role and are able to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the legislation, regulatory and building safety/compliance related requirements as well as managing responsive and planned programme works. You will have experience of maintaining and developing data within asset management systems to support investment, and disinvestment decisions as well as developing portfolio appraisal systems and processes. You will be able to evidence how your actions and decisions made a positive outcome on customer satisfaction.

To succeed in this role, you will have a genuine passion and desire to deliver the best possible services, a “can do” attitude and desire for continuous improvement. You will naturally possess strong data analysis, programming, and contract management skills, alongside excellent management and leadership skills that bring the best out in people, as you will recognise that success depends on the teams you manage.

Finally, make sure to read all about us. If you’re looking to work for a company that makes a difference to society, we might just be the place for you.

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer and welcome candidates with disabilities, long-term health conditions to apply for our roles. We encourage jobseekers from all backgrounds and experiences to express their interest, and to contact us at if you would like to chat to us or discuss reasonable adjustments for your application or interview process. 


Read the full job description here: Director of Assets


To Apply

How do I apply? Email your CV and covering letter to

Closing date: 15/09/2023 at 5:00pm


I’m interested, can I ask you a question first?

Yes of course, contact us here.



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