Senior Governance and Compliance Officer

Job Title: Senior Governance and Compliance Officer

Salary: £39,286-£42,505

Hours of Work: 35 hours per week with flexi-time

Pension: SHAPS defined contribution pension scheme (9.6% employer contribution)

Leave Entitlement:  25 days per annum, plus 15 days public holiday

Place of Work: 50 Scott Street, Motherwell ML1 1PN

Salary Payment Date: 25th of each month

Non- contractual Benefits:

  • Clyde Value, (our employee discount benefit scheme)
  • Use of pool cars
  • On-site gym facility/bicycle use
  • Staff uniform
  • Healthy Working Lives Accredited Employer

Clyde Valley Housing Association is a Registered Social Landlord owning over 3,800 homes and managing a further 3,300 properties across Lanarkshire and East Dunbartonshire. We are one of the top ten developers in Scotland for social and mid-market rented homes.  We are an agile and modern business with a commercial edge driven by strong values. With customers at our heart, we aim to offer value for money, affordability and exceptional service. We have grown and diversified our business as a landlord and factor over the last 22 years and continue to do so, including through our wholly-owned subsidiary, Clyde Valley Property Services. Our people challenge themselves every day to do more and do better for our customers.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Senior Governance and Compliance Officer to fill a new post. You will report to the HR & Corporate Services Manager and be committed to delivering excellent services in the area of Board governance and compliance. If you are motivated by the opportunity to provide first-class support at a senior level and have the skills and experience to deliver governance excellence, then we want to hear from you.

If you have the personality and skills to thrive in a diverse role, work well as part of a team and have a passion for customer service, our culture will be right for you. This role will offer the right person the opportunity to contribute to an exciting chapter for the Clyde Valley Group.

Senior Governance and Compliance Officer

Grade 8- £39,286-£42,505

The purpose of the role of the Senior Governance and Compliance Officer within Clyde Valley Group is to ensure the Group meets its statutory and regulatory obligations in relation to Corporate Governance. To promote the development of a strong governance culture in respect of our role as a Registered Social Landlord and a Scottish Charity.  To work with the Executive Team and Governing Bodies on the governance arrangements of both Clyde Valley Housing Association and its subsidiary organisation (CVPS).

As a member of the Corporate Services Team you will provide first-line management to colleagues who provide an effective corporate services function across CVG.

Flexibility and commitment are key to this role, as you will be required to attend a limited number of evening Board and Committee meetings.  A governance qualification would be advantageous.

To apply please download an Application Pack, complete the Application Form & Equal Opportunities Form emailing to

Closing date: 23 September 2019, noon

Interview date: 4 October 2019