Scheme Manager, Part time up to 27 hours per week

Location
East London
Salary
Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Scheme Manager, Part time up to 27 hours per week

The Mercers’ Company is the Premier Livery Company of the City of London with a 700 year history and over 400 members. The Company’s core purpose is Philanthropy and funds its activities from its investments, mainly property in London’s West End and the City.
 
We are looking for a Scheme Manager to work in one of our Almshouses based in Stepney, East London.
The role is to support residents to maintain their tenancies and enable them to stay independent for as long as possible.
 
The role:
•To be the first point of call for all resident queries, providing excellent customer service and helping residents maintain their independent living
•With assistance from the central housing team, carry out regular building and ground reviews, reporting and arranging repairs, ensuring that the building and grounds are maintained to the high standard expected
•Continue to encourage wider community involvement with interesting and varied activities
 
The successful candidate will have:
•An empathy to the needs of an older age group and the initiative and drive to provide a proactive and sensitive service to meet a wide range of needs
•Excellent people skills with the ability to provide excellent customer service.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
•Ability to work independently and to act on own initiative
•Excellent administrative and organisational skills
 

If this is of interest please apply with your CV and covering letter via the application method below.