Housing Officer

We are seeking experienced Housing Officers to start ASAP on a temporary contract lasting up to 6 months. This post is for one of the largest public sector bodies based in Renfrewshire and could be a great opportunity to boost your career and learn new skills. Hours of work are between 8.45am-4.30pm Monday to Friday, however, some flexibility may be required.

As a Housing Officer you will;

* Assist the Team Leader in the operation of the Housing Management Section and supervise the Housing Assistants in their day to day role
* Prepare statistical information on housing management tasks, as directed, including assistance with the Annual Return on the Charter
* Assist the Team Leader and Head of Housing Services in Policy Development and the preparation of agreed procedures to ensure compliance with Policies
* Ensure that the company keeps abreast of legal, policy and good practice developments which may affect service delivery
* Assist in the preparation and presentation of reports to Committee
* Attend evening meetings when required
* Attend and contribute to staff meetings
* Meet performance standards, especially in relation to letting

To be considered for the role of Housing Officer you will;

* Have at least one year's experience as Housing Officer
* Have strong working knowledge and understanding of relevant housing legislation (in particular the Housing Act 2001)
* Demonstrate experience and understanding of the support and service needs
* Experience of dealing directly with the public in a front facing role
* Have well-developed IT skills
* Demonstrate the ability to work to tight deadlines

As a Housing Officer you will receive the following benefits;

* Competitive weekly pay
* Holiday pay
* Dedicated ASA account manager
* Free training (where applicable)

To be considered for the role of Housing Officer please apply with an up to date CV and we will be in touch.

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.

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