Governance Officer



Job ref:  JAN20216926

Job Title: Governance Officer

Location: Dundee or Perth

Hours: 35 hours per week, Monday - Friday

Salary: £32,118 - £36,603 per annum

Closing Date: 12 noon on Friday 29th January 2021

Benefits:

As a charity that truly values its employees, we offer an excellent package of staff benefits. These range from generous leave entitlements, to contributory pension and health benefits. We also offer great learning and development opportunities.

About Caledonia:

Caledonia Housing Association has the vision of providing “Homes and Services that make life better”. Operating across 8 local authorities, the Caledonia Group manages over 5,000 affordable homes and offers services to around 1,500 private owners. The Group is committed to tackling inequality and housing needs across the Highlands, Tayside, Perthshire and Dunbartonshire. Caledonia has ambitious goals to revolutionise the customer service it provides, through streamlining processes and procedures, to improve the customer experience of tenants and service users across the Group.

Role Profile:

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Governance Team. We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to fill the post of Governance Officer. The post holder will have a broad and varied remit and be responsible for providing corporate management support within the Governance function, to the Executive Management Team, Governing Bodies and across the Group.

Your significant practical experience will provide you with considerable knowledge in the areas of regulation and compliance, information management, risk management and equalities and diversity. Duties include assisting with the review and development of policies and systems in these areas, responding to information requests and compiling and submitting statutory returns.

Previous experience of undertaking casework or complaints handling in the public sector will be an advantage as you work closely with the Governance Manager to investigate and respond to complex complaints.

Attention to detail is a must and you will have a track record of working with a high degree of accuracy in a deadline driven environment.

If this sounds like you and you possess the energy, enthusiasm and drive to be part of a successful team then we are very keen to hear from you. For further information and to apply please visit the ‘Work with Us’ section on our website. Please note CV’s cannot be accepted.

There is a 6 month probationary period for all posts within Caledonia.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12 noon on Friday 29th January 2021.

Caledonia strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

A registered charity no: SC013988