Deputy Director of Operations
Haig Housing is a charitable housing association, based in Morden, South London, with some 1,600 properties in estates and individual locations all over the UK which it lets to ex-Service personnel and their families. We are looking for a Deputy Director of Operations, reporting to the Chief Executive, to lead and manage our housing options and casework service, including the provision of a practical advisory service on housing matters to the Service and ex-Service community, and to initiate suitable housing solutions including finding housing for rent or purchase with or on behalf of injured and disabled personnel.
The successful applicant will be a self-starter, with good communication skills, tact and empathy in dealing with people from all backgrounds including military and civilians, sometimes in distressing circumstances.
Experience of Service life is essential, and knowledge of the general housing market and framework for purchase and sale of residential properties is desirable.
The position will be based in Morden with travel throughout the UK and a clean driving license will be required.
To apply please send your CV together with a covering letter detailing your suitability for this post to email@example.com by the closing date of 24th July 2020.