Development Manager – Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • £19,800 – £23,456
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd December 2021


  • Advertised from 24th November 2021
  • 35 per week
  • 123

Role

Hanover has been successfully housing and supporting people in Scotland for more than 40 years. We currently manage more than 5,000 homes throughout Scotland. Our core purpose is to help people feel safe and secure at home so they can live full and independent lives. We provide a range of housing and tenure types to meet the different support needs of older people, allowing them to retain their independence within a local community and enjoy as much privacy or company as they wish.

Hanover continues to innovate and adapt to the challenges of tomorrow with personal protective equipment available, sustainable ICT systems, and control measures in place for the managed delivery of our services.

About the Role

As the face of Hanover, you will be committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations by providing a high quality, personalised service to our customers through efficient management of Sunnyside Court, Edinburgh Dealing with a wide range of people; from the care team that you work alongside, residents and their families to contractors, local community groups and other agencies.

Main Responsibilities

This important role is contracted on a permanent basis. A vital role, as the face of Hanover Scotland, you will have the opportunity to handle a wide range of responsibilities, including:

  • Ensuring that performance and key performance indicators are met.
  • General management of the housing development and ensuring high standards are maintained.
  • Logging day to day repairs and monitor their progress – liaising with contractors where necessary – and carrying out property inspections.
  • Regularly engaging with our customers giving them advice and information.

About You

The Development Manager Edinburgh is both a challenging and rewarding role that helps residents and ensuring a high quality independent living environment. The Development Manager has wide variety of responsibilities and tasks and related to the smooth and continuous running of the Development and is ultimately responsible for providing a high quality housing management service to customers and management our sheltered housing development. To join us, you need to have:

  • a genuine passion for helping people
  • Demonstrable ability of empathising with and caring for the elderly
  • Possess a sound knowledge of housing management services
  • Ability to build rapport with a wide range of people
  • Strong, clear communication skills in order to succeed
  • Demonstrable ability to remain calm as a highly efficient multi-tasker
  • Resilient, proactive, self-confident and customer-orientated.
  • Highly organised multi-tasker
  • Computer literacy is essential.

What We Are Offering

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 and Remuneration
  • Well equipped office.
  • Pension Options
  • Enhanced Maternity Benefits
  • Employee Protection Protocols
  • Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, and Employee Assistance Program

Application notes

Closing Date: 3rd December 2021 noon

Interviews will be taking place on 10th December 2021.

To find out more about the role and to apply, pleasevisit our website

If you have any queries ahead of making an application, please email recruit@hanover.scot

We look forward to receiving your application.