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Housing Officer

Job Title: Housing Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bury St Edmunds
Salary: £15 per hour
Reference: 25419
Contact Name: Daniel Saunders
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2020 12:23

Job Description

Housing Officer – Bury St Edmonds – 3-month contract £15 per hour  

Social Housing Recruitment are working with a Housing Association based towards New Market, who are looking for an Interim Housing Officer to deliver generic housing and neighbourhood services to tenants. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to work as part of the housing team and help manage existing and future housing stock whilst working in a beautiful location.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a developing Housing Officer to start something great for themselves. Being part of a community driven housing association, which can shape the future for so many residents with a range of support needs helping to support their independence.

The Housing Officer responsibilities include:

  • Managing complaints of ASB
  • Supervising ground and cleaning contractors
  • Carrying out estate inspections
  • Working with the Lettings Team and other Housing Officers and the outgoing tenant to minimise void repairs and re-let properties
  • Conducting viewings and open days for new properties

The successful Housing Officer must possess:

  • Housing Management experience in relevant role with 1 years’ experience
  • Experience of working with customer focused organisation dealing sensitively and calmly with complaints and issues raised by tenants
  • Knowledge and understanding on housing legislation and regulation
  • Clean and full Driving Licence and use of a car is required

In return, the successful candidate will receive a day rate of £15 per hour