Service Charge Officer

Flexible – Chippenham/West Bromwich

Salary – £22,000 – £27,000per annum – depending on skills and experience

Contract type – Permanent

Working hours – Full Time

Closing Date – 20 September 2022

Interview Date – TBC

About us

In April 2021, GreenSquare and Accord Housing Association merged to create a bigger, better, organisation. GreenSquareAccord was created in order to deliver our purpose of Building Better Lives. Building Better Lives means that we exist to provide the affordable homes and care services that enable people to achieve their full potential, without having to worry about the quality, affordability and safety of their housing and care.

As a charitable housing provider, we provide over 25,000 homes to more than 54,000 people. We deliver over 3 million hours of care to individuals every year. We have a geographical reach from the north east, to the south west of England. And we employ around 4,000 people.

We are committed to providing great homes and care, in a great neighbourhood, with great service.

About the role

We are currently recruiting a Service Charge Officer to join us on a full time permanent basis.

Within the role, you will ensure accurate and timely service charge services are delivered in order that the Group maximises income collection and cost efficiency.

You will prepare and monitor service charge accounts for leaseholder schemes and maintain accurate service charge records in accordance with Group policies and procedures and external regulations.

About you

It is essential that you are able to adjust to new business environments, be a fast learner and work with a broad range of staff in a wide-ranging business and culture.

You will have highly developed planning and time management skills, to achieve deadlines in a pressurised environment and be able to provide evidence of achievement through effective performance management, service planning and target setting.

You must hold strong analytical and problem solving skills and able to understand and distil complex financial data to support business decision making.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral) to enable operating at a Group level within an organisation of different businesses is essential.

Benefits

In support and recognition of our colleagues who will help us deliver our employer strategy, we offer a fantastic benefits package. This includes; annual holiday entitlement (plus statutory bank holidays); a defined contribution pension scheme; trust based flexible working and a Confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP).

All individuals who apply to work at GreenSquareAccord are considered on their merits in line with our Diversity and Inclusion strategy and policy.

GreenSquareAccord are a Disability Confident Employer therefore we actively encourage applications from individuals with disabilities and try to provide access, adjustments, equipment or other practical support where required. All applicants with a disability who meet the `essential eligibility criteria` for the role, as detailed in the job description, are guaranteed an interview.

If you need any assistance, adjustments or adaptations throughout our selection processes please let us know.