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Housing Systems Administrator

Salford Quays, The Quays
Full-time
Salary: £19,450.00 /year


An exciting opportunity for a Housing Systems Administrator has arisen to join the Fairhome Asset Management team who provide a variety of services on behalf of its clients which includes Property Maintenance, Housing Benefit Support to tenants and Housing Management.

As a Housing Systems Administratoryou will be responsible for managing the Housing Management System and the inputting of payments onto the rent accounting system.

About Fairhome Group PLC.

Fairhome is a rapidly growing business who specialise in the care industry. We acquire and develop properties to create homes mainly for people with physical, mental or learning disabilities. These range in size from small units, to larger schemes. We are a market leader in our sector and create ‘whole-life’ homes for those who need our services.

As an employee of Fairhome, you will receive excellent benefits which include a state-of-the-art building to work in, with an on-site restaurant, gym, bar and free leisure facilities. Part of the package involves free breakfast and lunch and there are regular social events to create that ‘family feel’, should you want it.

As an Investors In People (IIP) and a Sunday Times Top 100 one star company, there’s a real investment into the people side of the organisation. It’s a business that never stands still and if you are up for the challenge of working in a vibrant, changing, fast-paced organisation with great people, then we’d like to hear from you.

Key responsibilities:

Managing and maintaining the rent accounts system which includes:

  • Inputting Housing Benefit Payments onto the system.
  • Liaising with Local Authority Housing Benefit Departments.
  • Producing rent statements for the rent’s income team.

Using a variety of software to produce and maintain weekly reports, documents, spreadsheets and organising own work to meet agreed deadlines. More specifically, using Microsoft Excel to manipulate data into information via the use of charts etc.

Working with other departments within Fairhome Group PLC to ensure a high-quality service is delivered to clients.

Other duties include:

  • Ensure systems are well maintained, complete and accurate.
  • Developing, distributing and maintaining reports on a weekly basis.

Key skills and qualifications:

  • A minimum of 4 GCSE’s or equivalent at grade C or above including Maths & English.
  • ECDL or proven experience of Microsoft Office Products.
  • Experience within a housing related environment is an advantage but not essential as training will be provided.
  • Ability to work within a team and independently.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to use own initiative and work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Benefits

  • You will be part of an ambitious business that has exciting growth plans, with excellent career development opportunities.
  • Competitive Salary: £19,405.00 plus Discretional Company Bonus.
  • Attractive Benefits: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, fully expensed restaurant, bar, gym and leisure facilities.
  • Excellent Location: Working from prestigious offices in Salford Quays, Greater Manchester
  • Work Life Balance: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm. There is potential for flexibility with start and finish times – to be agreed at interview.

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