Housing Strategy Manager

Colwyn Bay, Conwy
£39,177 - £41,967 per annum
05 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Full Time
Organisation Type
Local authority

Conwy County Borough Council

Service: Regulatory & Housing Services

Unit:  Housing Strategy

Location: Colwyn Bay, Conwy, North Wales

Salary: G10: £39,177 - £41,967 per annum Position Package: Permanent 37 hours per week

Are you a forward thinking, talented, dedicated professional, with a proactive approach to identifying housing needs? The successful candidate will play a key role in enabling and maximising affordable housing delivery across the county borough working with Registered Social Landlords and developers as well as bringing forward new models of delivery and seeking out funding opportunities. You will work on a wide range of housing related projects, building and developing partnerships and negotiating positive outcomes for the Council.

With excellent research, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills you will have the ability to provide clear advice and guidance on strategic housing issues.

You should have a degree and professional qualification in housing and have the ability to lead and motivate a small team and have the strength of character to negotiate with and direct others. The ability to communicate through the medium of Welsh is desirable.

In return you can expect:

  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Tax free child care vouchers via salary sacrifice scheme for working parents
  • Discounts and cashback at local high street shops
  • Opportunity to purchase a health cash plan to claim towards    dental, glasses, therapy etc.
  • Free access to round the clock employee assistance program for advice and support

Manager details for informal discussion regarding the post: Mrs Sam Parry, Housing Services Manager – 01492 574224.

Conwy is committed to safeguarding. Qualifications and references will be verified.

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