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  • Ref no: SLA05765
  • Published: 24/5/19
  • Closes: 12/6/19
  • Location: Council, HQ. Almada Street, Hamilton, ML3 0AA
  • Salary: £0.00
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Housing and Technical Resources and we are seeking to recruit a Strategy & Policy Officer. You will contribute to the effective development, implementation, monitoring and review of strategies, plans, policies and operational procedures across the Resource, such as:

• the Local Housing Strategy
• Customer Involvement Strategy
• other landlord and homelessness strategies and policies

This will include responsibility for the effective involvement of customers and key stakeholders throughout the process.

You will also support and contribute to effect Resource input to corporate and partner strategies and policies.

You should be able to demonstrate excellent communication, research, planning and organisational skills. You should have excellent IT skills and be dynamic and creative, with the ability to resolve problems as they arise. The successful applicant will require to be flexible in approach.

As part of our approach to good practice and safer recruitment we carry out a number of pre-employment checks for example, Identity, Asylum and Immigration and employment history etc.

Applications online

Please note all correspondence will be sent to your email account.

South Lanarkshire Council are Equal Opportunities employees and encourage applications from all members of the community.   As a user of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum behaviour requirements for the position