Housing Officer

  • Job Reference: 00463169-1
  • Date Posted: 13 October 2021
  • Employer: ForHousing
  • Website: https://www.forhousing.co.uk/
  • Location: Ellesmere Port, Neston and Winsford
  • Salary: £27,238
  • Bonus/Benefits: Plus benefits
  • Sector: Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: Until August 2022

Job Description

ForHousing is a forward-thinking social organisation that positively impacts communities. We're also proud to create opportunities that make things happen - for people, families, homes and communities. We're a busy team with lots to do. We can only achieve this if we've got the right resources so we look for people and partners with as much enthusiasm and passion as we have for making things happen.

We are seeking applications for the role of Housing Officer to take an operational lead in ensuring the effective delivery of Neighbourhood services across ForHousing’s HMC housing stock, driving continuous review and improvement of services and provide leadership for the Neighbourhood teams

This is the perfect role if you have experience in:

Excellent communicator at all levels and to use and utilise a range of communication methods

  • Able to work with demanding deadlines and manage resources through peaks and troughs.
  • Able to make sound judgements on the information available
  • Highly developed organisational, communication, decision-making and workload management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing and to tailor communication accordingly to a range of audiences and circumstances
  • Ability to work equally effectively as part of a team or on own initiative
  • Ability to identify problems or issues, adopt appropriate and, if needed, innovative solutions and implement changes through to a positive outcome.
  • Ability to consistently achieve targets and deliver excellent customer service in a rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to respond effectively to queries and problem solving

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Andrew Rooke on 07587 668322

ForHousing is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Closing date: 5th November 2021 (please be aware that this vacancy may close earlier dependent on number of applications)

Interview dates: to be confirmed