Our Housing Management division has a reputation for high quality and innovative services efficiently provided to our leaseholders and tenants. Located within Eastern Area Team, a vacancy has arisen for a reliable, hard-working and enthusiastic Deputy Area Housing Manager.
You will be responsible for the provision of an effective housing management service to approximately 7000 tenants and leaseholders in the Battersea area. You will primarily responsible for the operational managemet of the office and the day to day running of the services. You will take the lead on leasehold management issues and cases of disrepair, and deputise of the Area Housing Manager in his/her absence. You must have a keen eye for detail and have the ability to work to your own initiative. You will need strong management skills, experience of dealing with complex housing management issues, and a good knowledge of housing legislation.
If you have the qualities and experience required together with an understanding of the Council’s equal opportunities policy and a firm commitment to the principals of customer care and best value, then this position presents an ideal opportunity to develop your skills further.
A flexible working scheme will apply.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Expressions of Interest are not accepted.
For an informal discussion please contact Tom Crawley on 0208 871 7441.
To apply for this job please click on the 'Apply online' button on the bottom of the page. If you have any problems with the online service please email Richmondandwandsworthrecruitment@wandsworth.gov.uk
Closing date: Sunday 16th September 2018 and successful applicants will be invited to a test and interview.