Housing Officer

Full Time
Salary: £25.00 per hour
Location: Brent, London
Sectors:Housing & Local Authority

Housing Officer


£25.44 Per Hour

Job Role

Be the face of Brent Housing. Provide visible, accessible housing management services on the ground to customers renting homes, garages or travellers sites, owner occupiers and shared owners in the borough.

Manage the pre-void and lettings function (checking in, and checking out process) promoting the Brent Housing Management brand and create the best experience to new and prospective customers.

Manage tenancy breaches in accordance with legislation and policies.

Delivery of quality estate management inspections that meet health and safety and compliance requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide a high level of customer service with emphasis on getting things right the first time, keeping promises and taking ownership for the customer demands and request. Promote self-sufficiency in our services while offering support to those that need extra help.

Be the primary contact for local stakeholders e.g.: residents associations, Councillors, the police etc. for individual casework.

Deliver a comprehensive lettings service which leaves customers feeling satisfied with Brent Housing Management from day one.

Carry out estate inspections and health and safety inspections to ensure statutory compliance and contract reviews.

Post inspect communal maintenance repairs and undertake follow up actions as required.

Address anti-social behaviour (ASB), fly tipping, graffiti and abandoned vehicles. Escalate crime related ASB to relevant council teams and agencies.