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Housing Officer
  • Employer: Uttlesford District Council (Essex)
  • Reference: UDCE/20/126717
  • Published: Wed 20/05/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 30/06/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary £27,905 – £30,507
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Saffron Walden, Essex

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Housing Officer

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated full time Housing Officer to be a member of a small but busy team dealing with all aspects of Housing Management. This is an exciting generic housing officer role with responsibility for tenants transfer and mutual exchange applications, rent arrears recovery, voids and lettings management, tenancy and estate management, complaints, ASB management and resolution as well as liaison with external agencies.

You will be committed to providing a quality service to tenants, have practical knowledge and proven experience of day to day tenancy management, preferably within social housing. You must be able to prioritise workloads and be able to meet deadlines. You will also have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Although a relevant housing management qualification would be desirable, relevant experience in a frontline housing management role would be more advantageous.

You need to have a full driving licence and have your own transport for which you will receive an essential car user allowance. You must also be prepared to attend occasional evening meetings.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For an informal discussion please contact Peter Lock on 01799 510493.

If you are interested in this position, please apply via our online recruitment link which is available on our website https://www.uttlesford.gov.uk/for-jobs/Applying-for-a-job

Closing date for completed applications is 30 June 2020.

CVs will not be accepted.

We positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community.