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Top job! Head of Asset Management

  • Full time
  • £52,678
  • Based in Edinburgh – travel required throughout Scotland
  • Closing 13th March 2020

  • Advertised from 14th February 2020
  • Salary - £52,678 Inc. car allowance


ARK is a major provider of Care and Support to people with long term and enduring conditions such as learning disability, mental health issues, dementia and autism. As a housing association we are one of the smaller providers. Our aim is to ensure that those who use our services get the very best out of ARK to enable them to live a good life and to provide the best quality of housing to our tenants, some of whom we provide support to.

As a member of the multi-disciplinary Senior Leadership Team (SLT) your primary role is to provide operational leadership that delivers good governance for ARK and to put in place risk managed operational plans that will ensure its continued development within operating models that are both viable and sustainable over the longer term.

The Head of Asset Management is accountable for leading the Asset Management team to develop, deliver and embed an asset management strategy to build an ARK culture that aligns to our values and aims. Integral to this role is the provision of accurate and timely Asset Management performance reports, function KPIs, forecasts and budgets. In addition to this is the ability to analyse, interpret and report accurate and timely property management data; update forecasts and plans based on the learning of in month results and develop options that enable the SLT to take forward operational strategies. Your role is responsible for the development of new property and the redevelopment and maintenance of existing property stock. Essential to this are leadership qualities in performance, development, quality and customer focussed service provision.

You are responsible for the proper safe guarding of public money as it is used in the pursuance of the organisations aims.

The role of Head of Asset Management reports to the Executive team member responsible for property development and maintenance.

Application notes

If you believe you meet these requirements and are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity with a long standing, successful organisation, please send your application to

Closing date: Friday 13th March 2020.

Please note, interviews will be held on Thursday 26th of March 2020 – if you are unable to make this date please note on your application.