Programme Support Officer
We are looking for:
Are you interested in solving the housing crisis? Join the Homes England Housing team to help drive delivery of new affordable housing across the Midlands. You’ll support the Senior Programme Support Manager lead on the programme management for the Share Ownership Affordable Home Programme and other affordable housing programmes. The successful candidate will build and maintain effective relationships with our partner organisations (including developers, housing associations and local authorities), participating in contract review meetings with accurate, timely and analysed programme data, and will be responsible for ensuring IMS (Investment Management Systems) transactions are processed in a timely and efficient manner.
Our successful candidate will:
To lead on the housing programmes for portfolio of providers, ensuring IMS payment transactions are completed in a timely, efficient and accurate manner.
Provide accurate, timely and analysed information on all aspects of local programme forecasting, including monthly trajectories, expenditure and outputs to ensure a high level of confidence in local area programme performance and reporting
Support the Programme Support Manager in effectively managing contracts and relationships with Registered Providers, developers and other investment partners, including participating in contract review meetings
Ensure a high level of data accuracy and integrity is maintained within computer systems
Work closely with other Programme Support staff to produce reports at required frequencies and to highlight areas of delivery underperformance with analysis and actions to bring performance in line with local area targets
Use data analysis tools (such as Business Intelligence and Excel) in order to produce reports and local systems that will assist staff to meet local targets
Develop and maintain relationships with a portfolio of providers including developers housing associations and local authorities, taking responsibility for the management of contracts and review processes where requested
The skills we would like are:
GCSE level 4 or equivalent in English and Maths, or equivalent experience
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
An awareness and understanding of the key current Government policies and priorities on housing and the contribution of the Homes England to delivering these.
Highly numerate, with experience of programme management , data analysis, and interpretation. Strong working knowledge of Microsoft applications – Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint.
How to apply:
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