Southend-on-Sea (On-site)
£22,571 - £27,514 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life?

​As a charitable registered provider of short-term social housing operating in Southend-on-Sea, we believe everyone should have a home of their own.

We currently manage 226 bed spaces in our emergency and short-term accommodation, employ over 90 full and part-time staff, and are supported by a number of volunteers.

​Everyone working for HARP plays an important part in helping a person off the streets and back on their feet.

The Housing Income Officer is a member of a team of four, which includes the Housing Income Controller and two Housing Income Assistants. The post holder will be based at HARP’s Head Office in Central Southend.

To be considered for this role you will need to have: 

  • Experience of working in an accounting or Housing Income environment
  • Practical experience of computerised accounting systems including transaction processing, journals and main ledger reconciliations 
  • Highly numerate and have good financial awareness with the ability to keep accurate records and extract/interpret data and write reports
  • Time management and good organisational skills to work unsupervised and to strict deadlines

For full details, please download the job description on our website.

​If you would like to discuss this opportunity, the everyday tasks or any other aspects of the role please contact HARP asking for Cliff Hollanders.

​HARP will provide you with excellent support and training to carry out your role effectively, to develop your career and contribution to our clients and of course, the opportunity to work with dedicated colleagues that strive to transform lives.

Our starting benefits package includes 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays, a contributory pension scheme through The People’s Pension.  HARP will make a contribution to the pension and you will also be required to make a contribution. Employees are also included in HARP’s Death In Service Scheme

Closing Date: Thursday 14 July 2022 (Midday)
Short listing Day: Thursday 14 July 2022 (PM)
Interview Day: Monday 18 July 2022

Please note all shortlisted candidates will be require to complete an Excel test as part of the interview process.

Please quote Ref HIO2

Charity No: 1098126              

Registered Provider of Social Housing no.4742

HARP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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Closed date: 14 July 2022 at 12:00
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