Property Services Manager

Position: Permanent

Salary: circa £35k plus benefits

Location: Edinburgh

Hours: 35 hours per week


Veterans Housing Scotland is the operational name of the Scottish Veterans Garden City Association, a Scottish Charity, which together with its sister organisation, the Scottish Garden City Housing Society Ltd, provides housing to disabled military veterans in Scotland. Founded in 1915, we are one of Scotland’s oldest military housing charities.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Property Services Manager to join the Senior Management Team to drive the evolution of the charity’s property portfolio in conjunction with the charity’s enthusiastic plans for implementing considerable change and growth in an organisation that has served Scotland’s Veterans community for over 100 years. This is a

This is an exciting, hands-on, and varied role that will require extensive travel throughout Scotland. This senior management position will require significant experience in property management combined with the confidence, ability, and skills and experiences to provide operational and strategic property services management and support to a busy charity with over 650 properties in Scotland.

Further details about the role can be found in the Job Description below.

If you have the skills and experience, drive, energy, and willingness to learn and want to be part of this exciting opportunity to support disabled veterans in Scotland, we would like to hear from you.

Application notes

Please apply with a CV (2 pages max) along with a covering letter (2 pages max) detailing why you believe you are the right person for this role and how you meet the person specification.

Your CV and covering letter should be sent to the Veterans Housing Scotland CEO, Kevin Gray, with Property Services Manager in the subject line.

The closing date for applications is 1200hrs on Friday 24 September 2021. Due to the high number of applications expected, only candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified.

It is anticipated that interviews will be held at the Charity’s Head office in Edinburgh or Via Video Conferencing MS Teams/Zoom) on Thursday 7 October 2021. All information relating to unsuccessful candidates will be destroyed when an appointment has been made.