Vacancy details

Support Officer – Assets - Fixed term up 11 months

Reference W083/22
Location Wakefield district - Hybrid working in line with our WorkSmart policy
Salary £10,271 - £11,645
Hours 18.5
Closing Date 23 May 2022
Contact Stephanie Thompson, Senior Assets Officer on 01977 788248

There is an exciting opportunity for someone to join our Asset team to provide high quality administrative support, ensuring a high standard of Customer Care is achieved at all times.

What you’ll be doing:

You will support in the development of comprehensive works programmes and schemes to deliver the organisations Asset Management, and Investment plans. You will also provide support to Senior Managers and other Service Managers within the team.

What we’re looking for:

  • significant experience in an appropriate office administration or housing related field;
  • experience of processing data and typed work to a high standard;
  • knowledge and practical experience of using IT systems, including significant experience of using the Microsoft Office 2010 suite;
  • the ability to analyse, interpret, coordinate and present information in a logical format, both written and verbally; and
  • excellent customer care skills and evidence of a customer focused approach to service users.

Please see the Job description for further information about the role.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Stephanie Thompson, Senior Assets Officer on 01977 788248.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years service) and statutory bank holidays and Annual Leave Purchase Scheme;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (15.7% employer contribution); and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform

Our WorkSmart approach gives you the opportunity to flex where and when you work, as long it fits in with your role and needs of our business.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all.

About us:

Since WDH was established in 2005, we have gone from strength to strength. We are now one of the UK’s largest social housing providers, with over 32,000 homes across the Wakefield district and our wider operating area across the north of England.

Our vision is to create confident communities. This is underpinned by our mission which is to inspire, transform and promote excellence and our values - to be creative, inclusive and work with integrity.

WDH is much more than bricks and mortar. We go the extra mile to deliver excellent customer services. We innovate, create and regenerate. To find out more, visit our about us page.