About the role
The Asset Manager in conjunction with the Chief Executive Officer is responsible for maintaining the Company’s assets in accordance with the Department of Communities and Justice asset standards and NCCH asset standards. In addition, the role is responsible for developing and delivering NCCH’s asset management strategy to ensure the long-term sustainability of NCCH’s asset holdings.
The position is full-time located in Lismore and requires some travel to our Grafton and Tweed offices.
Key Selection Criteria
To be successful in this role you will need to meet the following selection criteria:
KSC 1: Tertiary qualification in asset management, construction or building and equivalent industry experience related to the sustainable management of significant numbers of assets.
KSC 2: Proven experience in project management; relevant asset manager technical skills; management of contracts and contractors and implementation of tender processes including procurement.
KSC 3: Experience in developing, implementing and monitoring cyclical maintenance programmes, minor works and stand-alone maintenance projects.
KSC 5: A sound working knowledge of WHS and Quality Assurance principles/systems, and practical knowledge of and experience with compliance to Australian Building Standards and relevant building legislation.
KSC 6: High-level budget management skills and experience in cost estimation. Demonstrated skills in report writing, negotiation and problem solving.
KSC 7: Capacity to accurately report on the condition of an asset and to develop and implement a scope of work that reflects the goals of the Company’s asset plan.
KSC 8: Effective written and verbal communication skills (including cross-cultural competence) including the ability to influence and liaise with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders. Ability to work with vulnerable people from varying socioeconomic circumstances.
KSC 9: Well developed computer skills, including proficiency with MS Office programs. Current Drivers Licence.
KSC 10: Prior experience in leading and managing team performance, building capability and cohesion. Establish integrated service delivery to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction.
Desirable Selection Criteria:
• Prior experience within the Community Housing, Social Housing or NFP sector
• Knowledge of relevant statutes/legislation, current/emerging trends and requirements applicable to the operation of Social and Affordable Housing services and/or residential tenancy landlords
• Experience with Housing Management software
What we offer:
• Flexible and supportive working environment including family friendly working hours
• Professional development opportunities
• Employee assistance program
• Salary packaging
• Above award wages
About the organisation
North Coast Community Housing (NCCH) has been providing community housing in northern New South Wales since 1984. We manage over 900 social and affordable properties from our offices in Lismore, Grafton and Tweed Heads. We believe that everyone has the right to live in safe, comfortable and affordable housing. We are committed to our values, our people and our culture.
How to apply
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Please quote in application: Asset Manager - Community Housing via Pro Bono Australia.