In this role, you will provide essential front line support to officers and managers within the Housing division, liaising with the public and keys agencies. You will manage and maintain databases, providing essential data and reports to support the performance management of the division.
The post is situated within the Housing Standards Team and is a part time permanent position.
You will support officers in improving housing within the Wirral including assisting and processing of mandatory HMO and Selective Licences. In addition, the role involves supporting the delivery of financial assistance products to improve housing and bringing back into use long term empty properties.
We are looking for candidates who has excellent communication, organisation and IT skills and can work independently using a range of computer software packages including MS Office and MS Teams. Knowledge of Geographical Information Systems would be also be beneficial.
You should have customer focused experience as well as interacting with the public face to face and over the telephone.
Interviews are anticipated to be held on 31st January 2022.
This position will initially, in line with current government guidance be based from home. In future, the Council will be moving to a hybrid of working arrangements for many of our roles with a combination of homeworking, office and site working as required.
Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.
It is Council policy not to re-appoint any employee who has left under the terms of the Council's Early Voluntary Retirement (EVR) scheme or who have left with a voluntary severance (VS) package, unless in exceptional circumstances.
Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications.
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