Head of Asset Management

Head of Asset Management

Job Title: Head of Asset Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Snodland, Kent
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11114_1505819163
Contact Name: Dan Bisset
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2017 12:06

Job Description

Head of Asset Management


£80,000 to £90,000 + £8976 Car Allowance & Package.


We are currently recruiting for a Head of Asset Management to join a major utilities provider in Kent. This would suit someone who is looking to take on the responsibility for delivering industry leading programme management / quality systems within the water industry.

The Job

Reporting to the Director of Assets and Regulation, you will be tasked with providing direction to the operation of the business and maintaining and improving asset strategies.

Candidates will be challenged with developing / amending programme plans that optimise the utilisation and function of new and existing water assets. In turn balancing costs, risk and performance.

Duties will include…

  • The management of a capital programme valued at circa £90M p.a
  • Developing and implementing asset management strategies.
  • Managing key asset strategies including leakage.
  • Managing the asset risk register.
  • Monitoring asset performance.
  • Assessing business need for new investments.

The Candidate.

With a demonstrable background in the delivery and programme management of assets, you will have an unrivalled understanding of the UK water industry, UK utility regulatory framework and sound technical knowledge of tools and techniques used in asset investment, planning, operations, and maintenance of plant.

The ability to demonstrate a track record in risk management and optimisation is desired.

What's on offer.

  • Basic salary £80,000 to £90,000
  • £8976 Car Allowance
  • Benefits Package
  • Career development opportunities.

How to apply

To apply, please call Dan Bisset on 02392 288 213. Or send a copy of your CV to

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