Home ownership Services manages 9,668 leasehold, shared ownership and freehold properties and has recently undergone a rebrand to provide a more holistic service.
This role has been created following a management level review, and will play a vital role in ensuring operational improvements identified as part of the review are embedded quickly to improve service charge billing.
This is an exciting time to join Home ownership Services with this role supporting the Service Charge Manager and direct reports to improve service charge and shared ownership rent setting to increase transparency for homeowners whilst the service recovers from the effects of a cyber attack.
To succeed in this role, the candidate must possess extensive experience in variable service charge and shared ownership rent setting, good understanding of people management techniques including how to motivate staff, good understanding of current issues surrounding service charges, and exceptional IT skills including data manipulation. This role is crucial to improving service charge accuracy.
There is no better place to work in London than Hackney; we have great pride in our borough, our communities, and our services. Hackney is one of London’s most vibrant and diverse boroughs. It’s one of the most sought after areas to live in London with good schools, parks and local amenities, as well as great transport links and vibrant and diverse communities.
If you want to work in a place where you can represent our values so we achieve the best for our residents, please click on the apply button below.
The recruitment process is anonymous. Therefore, we do not accept supporting statements or CVs.
When applying, there will be a number of questions relating to the post on the application form. It is essential that you complete the application questions, responding to each using examples of your skills, knowledge and experience.
This application process replaces a supporting statement.
Closing date for applications: 13 June 2023
Interview date: 03 July 2023
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