Housing Strategy and Development Support Officer
The City of Wolverhampton has an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to join our Housing Strategy Team.
The successful candidate will support the team to drive an excellent housing offer across the City, working with stakeholders and residents to ensure there is high quality housing that meets residents needs and demands.
Working as an integral part of the team you will deploy and develop relevant knowledge, skills and experience to provide effective and efficient support to activities within the Council’s strategic housing service; assisting in the delivery of performance and contract monitoring, undertaking research and data analysis, supporting new projects and initiatives as they emerge and supporting the Council in its role as landlord.
The successful candidate will have excellent written, oral and organisational skills to develop systems and procedures that will support the effective running of the team. They will be highly competent in the use of Excel and other ICT packages to be able to work on and provide performance data, statistical returns and research and analysis. They will have the ability to be flexible and adaptable to the changing needs of the service. They will have the confidence, credibility and interpersonal skills to work with a range of partners.
The post requires Office based and agile working with some travel to site offices and attendance at evening meetings
Previous applicants need not apply.
City of Wolverhampton Council are committed to representing Wolverhampton’s diverse community and therefore strongly encourage applications from all applicants meeting the essential criteria. The council operates a guaranteed interview policy for disabled candidates, those who have previously been under our care and are over the age of 25 and veterans who have served in the military, where it is evidenced that the essential criteria of the post are met.
Our application system is anonymous, this means recruitment interview panel members will not receive details of your name or date of birth unless you are invited to attend an interview. We are not able to hide personal information from any attachments that you upload so we request that you remove your name, date of birth and any personal information from any supporting documentation. The shortlisting panel will receive your candidate pack in full (including any attachments) showing your candidate number. If you are invited to attend an interview, panel members will be provided with your name.
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