Assistant Director – Barbican Residential Estate

City of London Corporation
Circa £100,000

Instantly recognisable and truly iconic,  the Grade II listed Barbican residential estate comprises 2,074 flats in 3 high rise towers, 13 blocks of 11 storeys above ground level and 14 terrace blocks. Most of the Barbican’s residents have purchased their lease and its communities expect outstanding levels of service from estate staff and the City of London Corporation as their freeholder.


We are looking for an Assistant Director who will bring a passion for this unique housing estate in the heart of the City and ensure that the estate is managed to the exceptional standards that it deserves. With highly engaged resident committees, your stakeholder management and customer services skills will be second to none alongside strong technical knowledge of planning, building safety and major works to Grade II listings.  


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Closing date: 20th October 2023

Meeting to agree longlist: 31st October 2023

Technical Interviews: 7th or 8th November 2023

Meeting to agree shortlist: w/c 13th November 2023

Staff and Resident chats; psychometric profiling; 1:1s with Executive Director: w/c 20th November 2023

Final Panel Interviews: 27th November 2023

Useful Links
Housing Strategy 2019-23 VIEW
Barbican Estate Residents' Consultation 7th Aug VIEW
Barbican Estate Residents' Consultation 4th Sept VIEW