Major Works Manager

  • Job Reference: 6975450/001
  • Date Posted: 3 August 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £30.00 to £32.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Major Works Manager

Our clients, a Local Authority is looking for an accomplished Major Works Manager to be responsible for the development and management of leasehold services, performance monitoring and the delivery of the service on a temporary basis.


Position:          Major Works Manager

Period:            8 months

Shifts:              Monday to Friday

Hours:             35 hours a week

Location:         London

Rate:               £30- 32 per hour

Duties for this role will include:

  • Leading a leasehold team of eight with two direct reports

  • Overseeing billing service charges; major works charges; shared ownership rent; ground rent and reserve fund contributions

  • Issuing Section 20 Notices, Section 20B Notices and invoicing leaseholders for their share of major works costs

  • Accountable for the work undertaken by the Leasehold Team and ensuring the timely and precise billing of a multimillion-pound budget

  • Develop effective procedures for the management of leasehold properties to ensure that the organisation carries out its regulatory and statutory duties as a landlord
  • Be proactive in maintaining a current knowledge and understanding of leasehold management issues
  • Continuously review and develop the team’s performance and value for money against best practice and external benchmarks


Essential requirements:

  • 2 years+ experience leading a team responsible for undertaking Section 20 consultation and invoicing for major works
  • Strong performance management background
  • Experince managing a team 
  • Good IT skills

 You will be provided with equipment in order to work from home

If you would like to be considered for this position or for any housing opportunities please contact the Housing Team on 020 7557 7667 for email your CV to

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