Mears Housing Management is a successful business within Mears Group PLC, having grown in 5 years to a nationally based management business with 12,000 homes and contracts with 50 Local Authorities and Central Government. We house many people in housing need who would otherwise be living in costly and inappropriate accommodation and as such we have a strong social pursue in everything we do. Our red thread runs through everything we do and we want people who share our values to help us continue to deliver customer focused services and innovatively push the boundaries of the sector. We empower our people to lead by example, taking ownership and responsibility to work to the best of their abilities and effectively collaborate with colleagues and partners to exceed the expectations of both clients and customers.
We are proud of the services we provide and with ambitious plans to continue this rapid growth, we are looking for an Acquisitions Officer to join our team in Belfast. This is a great opportunity within our Housing Management business, working on the Asylum Accommodation and Support Contract.
The Acquisitions Team is responsible for acquiring properties for the portfolio to ensure we are able to meet Service User demand. As an Acquisitions Officer, you will successfully source and negotiate the lease of residential property from the market that meets the required standard, at best price and within the budgets to deliver against contractual obligations.
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This role does come with a Company Car as it involves travelling around the Belfast Area. You must be a driver to be considered for this role
At Mears, we recognise that our people are our greatest asset and as such we believe this is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional professional to make a real difference to customers, communities and the people they lead.
What are we looking for?
As part of the recruitment process for this role, we will carry out an Access NI & BPSS check, as well as Security Clearance. For these checks to be completed, we will require from you the relevant identification, including Proof of Address, References, a valid passport and proof that you have lived in the UK for the last 5 years.
If this sounds like you, then we want to hear from you. CLICK on apply and we look forward to receiving your details.