Rent Income Team Leader
£36,001 - £46,000 per annum plus benefits
Fixed-term contract until March 2019
Location: Network Hub, 292a Kensal Road, W10 5BE
The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) are seeking an exceptional candidate to work in our Housing Management department.
We are looking for a highly motivated person who will help shape a brighter future for RBKC. You will be surrounded by supportive and friendly colleagues, in a reflective workplace culture where continuing professional development and diversity is well embedded.
The Job Role
You will lead a committed and high performing team, providing an excellent, customer focused rent income and recovery service. You will play a key role in setting targets, reporting on income collection and shaping the future of the service.
You will bring strong motivational and organisational abilities to get the best out of your team, preventing the accumulation of debt and reducing arrears on a continuing basis.
Creativity will be essential to research and understand best practice, and to identify and embed service improvements. This is an interesting time in the field of income collection your role will be vital to minimising the impacts of welfare reform.
Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to deal with our tenants sensitively are vital, as are good organisational, report writing and time management skills.
In return we offer a range of benefits, highly competitive annual leave allowances, flexible working and membership of the local government pension scheme.
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds. For more information about this role, please view the job description and person specification on our website or alternatively please contact Kiran Singh, Head of Neighbourhoods on 0208 206 7546 for a further discussion.
Closing Date: Saturday 20th October 2018
How to apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.