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Estate Contracts Officer
  • Employer: Tower Hamlets Community Housing
  • Reference: THCH/20/133606
  • Published: Thu 17/09/2020, 12:55 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 30/09/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £31,914
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Tower Hamlets

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Estate Contracts Officer

Are you proactive?
Customer focused?
And take responsibility?
If you answered YES and share our values as community focused business, please

What you will have… experience in planning and prioritising a busy workload, and
have excellent organisational, record keeping and IT skills.
You will be customer focused with excellent verbal and written communication skills
and confident building and nurturing relationships across internal and external teams
to get problems resolved
You will be experienced in monitoring, managing and driving high standards of
performance from estate services contractors . You will have pride in what you do
and a passion for doing a great a job for our residents.
You will need to have a practical understanding of health and safety, legislation,
procedures and good practice relevant to estate services and caretaking/cleaning.

What you will be doing… you will manage our fleet of vans and cleaning supplies
for our internal cleaning team leading on stock control and forecasting.
You will manage our office cleaners and ensure our estates and communal areas
are clean and grounds well kept.

You need to be able to travel efficiently across the THCH stock and attend evening

What we offer you… being part of a fantastic team, we offer a generous package
including 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays and 4 concessionary days, a

health and wellbeing scheme including a generous wellbeing allowance. We offer
access to monthly chiropody and massages on site, season ticket loan, good
pension and a lovely refurbished office, plus the opportunity to work flexibly where

Who we are… we at THCH are a small, fun and friendly team with around 80 staff.
We were formed in March 2000 and continue to develop and grow as an
organisation. Here we just like to keep it simple. We do the right things, the right way
whilst demonstrating value for money. If you would like to join our team then its
important you share our values, which we call OPIIE and stands for Open,
Partnership, Integrity, Inclusive and Empathy – every idea and every person counts
here. If you are the type who wants their contribution to really add value in a small
community-based housing association, then you’ve come to the right place. Here,
your hard work and passion pays off.

How to apply

Please email your CV, full supporting statement (not more than 2 pages) outlining
how your skills and experience meet the essential criteria and completed
Candidate Essential Form to
Applications without a full supporting statement will not be considered.
Previous applicants need not apply.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Wednesday 30 September at
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 7th October.