Asset Manager

  • Housing New Zealand Corporation
  • Waikato, New Zealand
  • 13 Jun, 2019
Full time Asset Manager

Job Description

Asset Manager

  • Full time permanent role
  • Based in our Waikato Office
  • Annual Salary of $97,221 plus five weeks annual leave

About Housing New Zealand

Housing New Zealand Corporation is a Crown agent that provides housing services for people in need. It isn't just about getting a roof over people's heads - we also work closely with others to ensure our tenants have access to good support services.

Our Values - Kotahitanga | One Team

Housing New Zealand has important work to do and our aspirations are big. We believe that people do their best within an environment of trust, care, contribution, humility and learning. We also do our best when we take personal responsibility to achieve our shared vision and maintain a working environment we are proud of. The values that drive us are:

  • We trust, each other and share ownership
  • We care, about each other as people
  • Everyone's contribution, matters
  • We are humble and genuine
  • We continually learn and innovate

Our Asset Management Group

The Asset Management team ensures Housing's national $21 billion asset portfolio is effectively managed to meet strategic targets. The team is responsible for maintaining and improving the quality of the portfolio, managing the upgrade, configuration and divestment of assets, minimising vacancies and maximising portfolio utilisation.

The role

Our vision is 'Building lives and communities by housing New Zealanders'. To help us achieve this we are currently recruiting for an Asset Manager. This role reports to the Regional Portfolio Manager and is responsible for the overall management for an assigned portfolio in the Region and ensure their physical and financial performance meets agreed targets and standards in order to protect and improve the overall quality of our assets. 

To be successful in this role you will ideally have:

  • Background in the management of property assets
  • Understanding of analysing and interpreting financial and technical information
  • Experience in undertaking options analysis and report writing
  • Ability to identify risks and resolve complex issues
  • Exceptional influencing and communication skills
  • Relevant Property Management or Valuation qualifications

What we offer

We offer competitive salaries and five weeks annual leave for all new starters as well as a benefits package including a range of insurances, flexible working arrangements and career development. These benefits are described in more detail here

We provide a working environment with opportunities for self-development and new challenges. If you'd like to join a team of professionals who are passionate about people, improving the quality of the lives of our tenants and giving something back to the community we would love to hear from you. To learn more about us and the work we do click here

How to apply

To view the position description and apply for this role please follow the online process via  Please note: All applicants including Housing New Zealand employees need to follow this process. If you have any questions please contact the recruitment team via the HR Service Centre at

Applications close Thursday 27 June 2019

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability.

Salary Range

$80k - $100K