Graduate Apprenticeship Edinburgh – Contracts Officer

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Contracts Officer (Graduate Apprenticeship) – Edinburgh


Location: Edinburgh
Working hours: 35 per week
Remuneration: £22,000 - £25,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Closing Date: 27th July 2022 noon
Reference: 110

Hanover has been successfully housing and supporting people in Scotland for over 40 years. Our core purpose is to help people feel safe and secure at home so they can live full and independent lives.

About the Role

Our team of Contracts Officers manage repairs and planned maintenance projects for our customers’ properties, across Scotland. We are recruiting for a Graduate Apprentice – Contracts Officer. This role combines studying for a fully- funded degree from Edinburgh Napier University, whilst also learning on the job. The role will provide you with excellent work experience in the many elements of property management and housing whilst you study for a degree in Construction and the Built and Environment. This is a broad subject area and as you progress, you will choose to specialise in an area such as quantity surveying, building surveying, real estate surveying or architectural technology.  With an approximate split of 80/20, working and learning, you will be supported and paid to attend three, two-week sessions at Edinburgh Napier.

About You

To be considered for this role you must:

  • Have some work experience in the housing or building sector, or have worked for a contractor to these sectors;
  • Be eligible for SAAS funding;
  • Be customer-focused and motivated by good customer service;
  • Have good IT skills;
  • Be able to work as part of a team;
  • Have excellent communication skills;

What We Offer

Hanover is accredited with The Silver Investors in People Award. Aside from offering a supportive and friendly environment where our people are valued and appreciated, we’ll see that your hard work and drive to succeed are rewarded:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension options
  • Flexi-working
  • Hybrid Working Model
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Employee Health and Wellbeing Support Service
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Family friendly policies

Hanover is an equal opportunity and disability confident employer.

Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association Ltd

Scottish Charity no: SC 014738

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