Asset Officer

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 9 months ago
Start Date asap
Contact Graham Snoddy
Job Ref GraftAs0002_1543240515

Job Description

Grafton recruitment is excited to be assisting our client in their search for an experienced asset officer to work alongside the asset manager in an ever growing housing association.

The post holder will assist the relevant Asset Manager in delivering a professional, technical and customer facing estates maintenance service, working flexibly and collaboratively with colleagues, proactively identifying areas for service improvement.

Depending on placement, the post holder will provide a service that may include response, planned, servicing and cyclical maintenance, adaptations to and the refurbishment of existing properties.

Essential Criteria

  • Third level qualification (e.g. HNC, HND, Degree) in an Estate Management / Building Surveying / Construction / Engineering related discipline with 1 year's experience.


  • A minimum of 5 GCSE or equivalent to include English and Maths grade C or above with 3 years role related practical experience (in the last 5 years) administering maintenance contracts in a housing environment.
  • Experience of contract management and the use of NEC3 forms of contract.
  • Technical experience of maintenance of large buildings and/or housing estates.
  • Understanding of public procurement procedures.
  • Understanding of social housing.
  • Hold a full valid driving licence with access to a car or demonstrate the ability to meet the mobility requirements of the post.

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience of Housing Association maintenance work
  • Application of Measured Term Contract for maintenance
  • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical components
  • Knowledge of Regulations and procedures of Statutory Authorities e.g. DfC, NIHE, DfI, Local Councils etc.

Specialist knowledge

  • IT literate with demonstrable experience of Microsoft Office
  • Effective analytic and problem solving skills
  • Negotiating skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team
  • Flexibility regarding working hours

Salary - £26,470+ ( Negotiable depending on qualifications and experience )

For further information please contact Graham on 02890242824 or submit your CV via the link.

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