Housing Officer

Community Housing Limited (CHL) Group of Companies is an innovative and best practice affordable housing organisation which assists access to, develops and manages sustainable housing for people in need. Join our Melbourne Metropolitan housing team in delivering high quality customer and tenancy management services located at our Queens Road Rooming House.Key responsibilities include: Tenancy & property management of accommodation & housing for people with disabilities and mental health working alongside client’s support providers.Portfolio located in the metropolitan area.Managing arrears, rent reviews and day to day issues.Routine Inspections, PCRs and Bond Finals.Work closely with government departments, clients, support agencies, and relevant CHL departmentsAbout you: You will demonstrate relevant experience providing client focused tenancy management services, including the ability to work with a diverse range of clients.  In addition, you will have a good working knowledge and understanding of the Residential Tenancies Act. You will also have:Awareness of and sensitivity to the people who are in housing crisis and thorough understanding of local barriers and difficultiesThe ability to work independently as part of a wider teamHigh level time management and organisational skillsExcellent communication skillsA talent for building relationships and working in partnership with clientsA current drivers licence and reliable vehicle (vehicle allowance payable)A commitment to the right of all people to affordable and sustainable housingIn return we offer a competitive salary, performance incentives, access to training and development and a range of other excellent benefits. For more information about working with The CHL Group please visit our website https://chl.org.au/careers/working-at-chl/benefits-of-working-at-chl/.CHL actively promotes safe working with children, a satisfactory police check is required for all staff and those with client related responsibilities are required to provide a working with children check.As an equal opportunity employer, CHL works closely with people from a diverse range of backgrounds.CHL acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of country throughout Australia and we pay our respects to them, their culture and their Elders past, present and emerging. Applications close: Monday 14 October 2019Position Description 65000 AUD Melbourne 3000

Housing Officer

  • A tenancy and property management role with purpose!
  • Full time permanent position at inner city Melbourne location
  • Sector leading not for profit

Community Housing Limited (CHL) Group of Companies is an innovative and best practice affordable housing organisation which assists access to, develops and manages sustainable housing for people in need. Join our Melbourne Metropolitan housing team in delivering high quality customer and tenancy management services located at our Queens Road Rooming House.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Tenancy & property management of accommodation & housing for people with disabilities and mental health working alongside client’s support providers.
  • Portfolio located in the metropolitan area.
  • Managing arrears, rent reviews and day to day issues.
  • Routine Inspections, PCRs and Bond Finals.
  • Work closely with government departments, clients, support agencies, and relevant CHL departments

About you:

You will demonstrate relevant experience providing client focused tenancy management services, including the ability to work with a diverse range of clients.  In addition, you will have a good working knowledge and understanding of the Residential Tenancies Act. You will also have:

  • Awareness of and sensitivity to the people who are in housing crisis and thorough understanding of local barriers and difficulties
  • The ability to work independently as part of a wider team
  • High level time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A talent for building relationships and working in partnership with clients
  • A current drivers licence and reliable vehicle (vehicle allowance payable)
  • A commitment to the right of all people to affordable and sustainable housing

In return we offer a competitive salary, performance incentives, access to training and development and a range of other excellent benefits. For more information about working with The CHL Group please visit our website https://chl.org.au/careers/working-at-chl/benefits-of-working-at-chl/.

CHL actively promotes safe working with children, a satisfactory police check is required for all staff and those with client related responsibilities are required to provide a working with children check.

As an equal opportunity employer, CHL works closely with people from a diverse range of backgrounds.

CHL acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of country throughout Australia and we pay our respects to them, their culture and their Elders past, present and emerging.

 

Applications close: Monday 14 October 2019

To be considered applicants must respond to the application questions and submit a cover letter and resume. For a confidential conversation about the position please call Michael Psalios, Queens Road Manager on (03) 8530 1910.

We look forward to hearing from you.