The Housing Solutions Service are looking for a highly motivated person to provide senior housing project support. We are involved with a wide range of housing functions including preventing and dealing with homelessness, housing advice services, housing assessment/choice-based lettings, developing housing strategy and policy, enabling the development of affordable housing and commissioning e.g. housing needs assessments/contracts.
You must be enthusiastic, have a flexible attitude to deal with changing priorities and have experience of policy development and research, procurement, developing service level agreements, client management and monitoring of contracts.
You will also have excellent IT, communication and organisation skills and experience of working in a team environment although this be partly on a remote basis when working from home. This post will sit in our Projects and Lettings Team and will report to the Team Manager of that team with projects/workstream covering the whole service. You must have confidence in working within a local authority and giving advice and assistance to senior staff, teams, elected members, as well as residents and partner agencies.
For an informal discussion, please contact Kay Eccles, Housing Solutions Service Leader on 01934 426488.
Anticipated Interview Date: To be confirmed
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.