Income Officer / Finance Officer (Housing)

Warrington, Cheshire
14 Mar 2017
24 Mar 2017
Finance & Legal
Full Time
Contract Type

Income Officer / Finance Officer (Housing)

Fixed term contract until March 2018

Our client combines the very best of two local, community led landlords. Sound governance, a strong asset base and significant financial capacity enables them to do more; to provide more opportunities for the communities they serve, build more new homes and enhance the services they provide to tenants and customers.

They are currently looking for someone who has the drive and ability to be an effective member of the Income Team.  This post is fundamental in ensuring that income is maximised for the Trust.

You will be involved in developing systems that monitor arrears effectively whilst mapping processes and analysing data to drive efficiencies and performance.
Seeking opportunities to minimise costs, you will also play a key role in assisting in the identification of areas for change through a “Test and Learn” model for income maximisation.

Working closely with other teams, you will develop approaches to Welfare Reform to ensure that income is maximised and tenancies sustained.  You will work to test new and efficient processes and practices providing regular performance updates whilst ensuring performance is always maintained.

The successful candidate will have previous experience of working in a high performing target driven, customer facing team ideally with a legal, financial or housing background.  Confidence using in-house systems to audit performance will be key as will good administrative and organisational skills.
Self motivated, with a strong team ethic and a passion for working with people, you will have strong interpersonal skills and a track record in managing change, conflict and performance.
If you enjoy working in a fast paced, performance driven environment, we would love to hear from you!

Keywords: Income Officer, Finance Officer, Accounts Officer, Social Housing, Housing Association