Development Officer - Community Housing

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East Lothian Council
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Jun 2017
Closes
21 Jul 2017
Job Type
Contract
Vacancy Information
It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be appointed to the first point on the salary scale.Salary GBP29,180 - GBP32,921 per annum (GBP15.99-GBP18.04 per hour)Temporary full time position for 24 months35 hours per weekMonday - FridayTo start ASAPThe Housing Asset team manages the quality of East Lothian Council's housing stock, maintaining our existing stock to ensure it meets the Scottish Housing Quality Standard and managing the delivery of its new build council housing programme.We are looking for an experiences person with technical knowledge and project management skills to join the Housing Asset team, to deliver new council housing developments. In addition to technical expertise, well developed negotiation and computer skills are also requested.
Job Details
Assist in the delivery of an effective and efficient new build affordable housing programme in accordance with the Council's policies and plans with a commitment to achieve best value. Please download the attached Job Outline/Person Specification at the bottom of the page for the exact duties and tasks required of the post.
Job Requirements
Relevant QualificationsEducated to Degree level in relevant discipline (eg. Housing or surveying) and/or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through relevant experience.Full current driving licence and access to a vehicle (*Please refer to Job Outline/Person Specification)DisclosureThis post involves accessing the public services network, therefore the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.
Additional Information
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See also:
5138 - Development Officer FINAL Grade 9.pdf