Housing Manager

  • Job Reference: 6709470
  • Date Posted: 13 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Housing Manager
Immediately Required Via Venn Group
The Contract Recruitment Specialists

Our reputable Social Housing client based in the Somerset requires a Housing Manager to begin permanent employment within their established team

Location: Somerset
Hours: 37.5 hours per week. Mon-Fri
Length of Contract: Permanent

Day to Day Duties:

  • Directly responsible for all aspects of Generic Housing Management
  • Provide line management support to frontline staff working directly within the housing function
  • Carrying out regular supervisions, SDRs and disciplinary and grievance procedures
  • Work in a focused way to achieve performance against set KPI’s for Customer Accounts, Housing Management, Compliance and with Voids and Lettings
  • Review performance of the General Needs Housing team and provide relevant reports to identify variances with actions to improve services where needed
  • Keep up to date with changes in the housing sector and to assess there legal and financial implications and then make recommendations of how to manage the risks identified
  • Attend County Courts in defined area and liaise with legal bodies such as Barristers, Lawyers and Shelter
  • Effectively manage approved budgets
  • Network with external agencies who are connected with national and local strategies
  • Liaise with local authorities, government departments and landlords
  • Ensure the organisation consults with residents effectively in order to manage changes to services and take into account their views


Essential Skills:

  • Diver with own car
  • Previous Housing Management Experience



To be considered for this position and for further information on this and other roles please send an updated CV to echadwick@venngroup.com or call Eric Chadwick or Phoebe Orchard on 0117 930 8760