Senior Asset Officer (Full time - Permanent)

Shire Housing Association
£36,732 - £39,740 per year Salary Scale EVH Grade 8 PA28 - PA31
05 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Asset Officer (Full time - Permanent)


Cumnock, East Ayrshire

Salary Scale EVH Grade 8 PA28 - PA31 £36,732 - £39,740


Shire Housing Association Ltd is a successful, performance focused charitable organisation, based in Cumnock, a short 40 minute commute from Glasgow.


Following a strategic review, we now need to recruit an experienced professional with a track record of success to take a lead role in the operational management of our property assets. We own and manage almost 1,000 homes across East Ayrshire, provide estate maintenance services to around 900 owners and have an annual turnover of over £4m.


The post offers an exciting opportunity to help shape our future asset management plans. Working with the Head of Customer Service, you will assist in the review and delivery of our asset management strategy. Ensuring we continue to provide high quality energy efficient homes that meet the needs of our customers and deliver value for money.


Candidates experience will ideally include;  

  • Excellent technical knowledge or professional technical qualification;

  • Project planning or delivery of planned maintenance and major property investments that deliver high levels of customer satisfaction;

  • Procurement up to and including OJEU level and a working knowledge of procurement legislation;

  • A good understanding of asset management strategies, programme and financial planning; 

  • Excellent ICT skills including maintenance and analysis of stock condition databases; and

  • Excellent communication, organisation and negotiation skills; 

  • Health and Safety administration.


The post offers generous terms and conditions including flexible working hours, contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave and 15 Public holidays.


For an informal chat about the post contact Lynn Miller, Head of Customer Services.


Further information and an application pack can be downloaded from our website at or contact Elaine Nimmo at the Association's office on 01290 421130.

Closing Date: 12.00 noon on Friday 21st October 2016



Shire Housing Association welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is committed to promoting equal opportunities. This post is subject to a Basic Disclosure Scotland Check.Shire Housing Association Ltd, is a Registered Charity No: SC038664 

See also:
Application Form.docx
Job Description.docx
Person Specification.docx