Reference W176-17 Location Merefield House, Castleford Salary £38,634 - £41,490 Hours 37 Closing Date 27 November 2017 Contact Martyn Shaw, Assets Services Manager, on 01924 247740 We are looking for someone to be a key member of our Assets Team. Who will lead the Surveying Team and deliver future capital investment programmes ensuring that the stock is kept in good condition and meets business needs now and in the future. In this role you will also take the lead in developing strategies, plans, property interventions and carrying out all building surveying related functions. Applicants will have: a construction related qualification at level 6 of the Qualifications and Credit Framework such as a First Degree, Award, Certificate or Diploma at Level 6 of equivalent; a qualification in Project Management, preferably PRINCE2; experience of developing and delivering significant property, capital programmes and building compliance policies and procedures; leadership and line management experience in a property related field, with the ability to motivate and encourage teams to achieve targets and deadlines; knowledge of CDM regulations and construction related issues; evidence of continuous professional development in the property field; experience of undertaking building surveys; and negotiation and persuasion skills with the ability to influence change in others. For an informal discussion about this role please contact Martyn Shaw, Assets Services Manager on 01924 247740. WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset. Among the benefits of joining us, all new starters receive an annual leave entitlement linked to length of service, access to a fantastic Employee Benefits discount scheme, auto-enrolment into a Local Government Pension Scheme and the opportunity to request flexible working arrangements. You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698. Please note: we do not accept CVs.