Operations Director (Permanent)

Hours – 37 Hours per week

Based – Bathgate

Salary – £70,000 – £80,000 plus car allowance and defined benefits pension scheme


Weslo is an independent housing provider with a passion for doing the right thing and finding a way to say yes.  Are you an inspirational leader? Do you have a “can do” attitude? Do you believe in changing lives and making a difference? If the answer is yes, then please read on…..

Weslo Housing Management Ltd has an excellent reputation with a strong team of staff, the companies’ key objective is to provide excellence in terms of the services they offer and the homes they provide.

The postholder will hold an Executive Director position on the Company’s Board, as well as being a member of the Executive Team, and will be responsible for directing, leading and inspiring the Housing, Technical and ICT departments which employ 65 staff managing 2,300 properties and the estate management of over 3,500 private owners.

Key responsibilities of the post include:

  • Deputise for the Chief Executive
  • Deliver the Corporate Plan ensuring high levels of performance aligned to the Company’s Vision, Mission and Values
  • Deliver a quality housing management and repairs service while maintaining standards and value for money
  • Ensure the ICT infrastructure and systems are robust and fit for purpose

The successful candidate will have an excellent track record of leading, managing and developing multi-discipline teams. You will have a clear and up to date understanding of the operating environment and issues facing social housing, and possess sound business acumen.

Weslo is proud to put people first and create solutions to any challenges faced by their teams and customers. This unique organisation prides itself on innovation and moves quickly to implement changes and improvements.

For more information on the role and how to apply please visit

For a confidential discussion please contact Nigel Fortnum or Mike Orr on 0141 212 7555

Closing date for applications: Monday 19th of March 2018

We are an Investor in People Platinum Award and Investors in Young People Gold Award  holder, we aim to provide a wide range of development opportunities for staff. We also hold a Health and Well Being at Work Award and aim to provide our staff with healthy living initiatives.


Weslo is committed to equality of opportunity in employment practice and therefore we welcome applications from all sections of the community.