Asset Officer

Muirhouse Housing Association
Asset Officer
£35,022 to £38,456 per annum
EVH Grade 7

Muirhouse Housing Association is a Registered Social Landlord that provides 570 homes to tenants in the North of Edinburgh. MHA aim to deliver quality, affordable homes and services for the local community. Their vision includes strengthening engagement and partnerships to enrich the community and safeguard their environment. MHA are an outward facing organisation, who value close relationships with other Housing Associations and the local city council.

MHA are pleased to be appointing a new Asset Officer to join the team in delivering a comprehensive and high-quality asset and maintenance function for tenants. This is an exciting opportunity to join the organisation during a dynamic growth phase with an expanding team. There is an abundance of opportunity for fresh ideas and new challenges for the post holder who will join the team in driving the delivery of quality community housing.

The role will include ensuring the delivery of planned, cyclical and reactive maintenance, with the procurement and management of contracts, as well as taking a key role in the oversight and management of stock condition. The successful candidate will work with MHA’s Asset Manager to provide technical management of the properties ensuring that MHA offer high quality homes which meet the needs of residents.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate relevant experience in related areas, such as repairs, maintenance, facilities management, property services or residential projects. Direct RSL experience is not essential although transferability to the sector must be demonstrated in application. The ideal candidate will be customer-focused and comfortable working in a small team to deliver big outcomes.

A forward-thinking and engaged housing association, MHA aim for a level of high performance, continuous improvement and excellent customer service that will drive the organisation to new heights. MHA aim to be a significant force for positive change and improved life opportunities for those who live in their community. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a great organisation, enthusiastic to make a positive change to the lives of their residents.

For a confidential discussion please call Nigel Fortnum or David Currie at Aspen People on 0141 212 7555.

Further information on MHA and the role is available here.

Closing date: Monday 12th of December 2022