Vacancy details

Estate Manager

Reference W061/20
Location Wakefield District
Salary £41,103 - £44,142
Hours 37
Closing Date 03 August 2020
Contact Mark Trafford, Service Director – Estates on 07808 574685

An opportunity has arisen within our Estates Team for a highly motivated individual to lead and manage a busy Estate Management Team.

As an Estate Manager you will develop estates that are safe, sustainable and have excellent environmental quality, creating confident communities.

In this role you will promote and deliver customer service excellence within the estate management service. You will also promote the service at all times in a manner consistent with the Customer Charter and WDH’s Business Strategy.

Successful applicants will have:

  • a relevant professional or management qualification for example MCIH;
  • significant experience in a management position;
  • high levels of enthusiasm and the ability to work in pressurised situations;
  • the ability to deliver high levels of performance to meet the agreed targets and standards;
  • effective leadership skills, using communication, negotiation and motivation;
  • clear presentation skills: both verbal and written; and
  • evidence of a customer focused approach to service users whilst developing the strengths of individuals.

The role requires people who have a valid UK driving license and daily access to a vehicle as travel throughout the district and other locations is required.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Mark Trafford, Service Director – Estates on 07808 574685.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years’ service) + statutory bank holidays;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (14.3% employer contribution);
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities; and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform
  • WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset.

    You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698 or by email to recruitment@wdh.co.uk.

    Please note: we do not accept CVs.