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Disrepair Negotiator

Manchester
£27,885 - £31,826 per annum. Salary band H.
Group
Job Ref: JIG-045
Closing Date: 18th March 2019

Hours: Between 7.00am & 7.00pm (flexitime) Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week,

or

Between 7.00am & 7.00pm (compressed), 36 hours over 4 days.

Jigsaw Homes Group was created on 3rd April 2018 following the merger of New Charter Group and Adactus Housing Group. Jigsaw is now one of the largest housing groups in England with more than 33,000 homes across the North West and East Midlands, employing over 1400 employees.  Our main social purpose is to provide quality homes as solid foundations for people to thrive for the rest of their lives.

The post is situated within the Group’s Chief Executive Department, a diverse department reporting directly to the Chief Executive. The Department deals with disrepair claims from across the Group; investigating formal complaints; responding to enquiries from MPs and Councillors and undertakes a wide range of internal investigations/projects on behalf of the Chief Executive and the Executive Management Team.

The successful applicant will join our Internal Affairs team. We are looking to recruit someone with experience of dealing with housing disrepair claims. Your role will be to help manage, negotiate and settle disrepair claims on our behalf. You will comply with the Housing disrepair protocol and to manage disrepair claims to help reduce their impact on the Group’s resources. You will have experience in settling disrepair claims and working with solicitors and Building Surveyors. With good interpersonal and negotiation skills you will be able to communicate well, solve problems effectively and deal with difficult situations. We can offer you a great working environment and an interesting and fulfilling job

In return Jigsaw offer 24 working days holiday per annum (rising with extended service), flexible working, on-site gym, access to the Social Housing Pension Scheme, employee discount scheme, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and training/development opportunities.

If you would like an application form and information pack please contact us either via our recruitment line on 01942 604 292 or by email to HR@adactushousing.co.uk or apply on-line at our website www.jigsawhomes.org.uk/vacancies Please note you must apply via our application form, we do not accept CV’s.