Group Chief Executive – Wheatley Group

“Together, we’re Making Homes and Lives Better”

Wheatley is one of the UK’s most dynamic, agile, and best-performing housing, care, and property-management groups. Wheatley owns and manages over 93,700 homes and delivers award-winning services to over 210,000 people across 19 local authorities in Scotland.

Location(s): Scotland
Closing date: 14 Feb 2022
Salary: Competitive Package

About the role

The Group has been the UK’s largest builder of social-rented homes for four of the last five years and employs 2700 people directly and a further 2000 staff as joint owners of one of Scotland’s largest repairs and maintenance companies, City Building (Glasgow).

Our new Group Chief Executive will be joining us at a crucial time as we build on our unparalleled success, deliver our new five-year strategy, and address ongoing and significant external challenges within the housing and social care sectors, and also in the wider economy.

We are looking for you to deliver further innovative solutions, taking us from excellent performance to outstanding and keeping our customers at the heart of decision-making.

This will require an exceptional individual with an inspirational leadership style and a clear track record of success as a strategic leader in significant large and complex organisations. What will mark you out is your talent to communicate with and influence a wide range of involved stakeholders and partners.

Key contact

For an informal discussion and further information about this role, please contact James Tickell on 07986 657614 or Gera Patel on 07813 149629.

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews Final Stage Interviews
Mon 14 Feb 2022 at 12 noon Thurs 3 & Fri 4 Mar 2022 Mon 21 & Tue 22 Mar 2022 Wed 29 Jun 2022

How to apply

Please download and review the recruitment pack and associated documents below:

Send an up to date CV and supporting statement, detailing how you meet the criteria for this role using the person specification, along with your completed declaration form. We advise that your supporting statement is no longer than 3 pages and your CV no more than 3 pages. Your CV must contain dates worked and a brief description of your key responsibilities for each role including consultancy/project work.

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Group Chief Executive – Wheatley Group

Location(s): Scotland
Closing date: 14 Feb 2022
Salary: Competitive Package

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