Development Assistant

  • Job Reference: WHG1453
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2020
  • Recruiter: The Wrekin Housing Group
  • Location: Telford, Shropshire
  • Salary: £21,220 to £23,650
  • Sector: Administration & Secretarial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Development Assistant (WHG1453)

Location:        Telford – HQ Offices

Salary:             Scale 4 - £21,220 - £23,650 Per Annum

Hours:             36 Hours per Week


The Organisation:

The Wrekin Housing Group’s partnership between The Wrekin Housing Group and Choices Housing Association enables a focus on meeting and exceeding the needs and expectations of our wide range of customers.

The Role:

We are looking for an individual with excellent interpersonal skills to join the Development team to provide a high quality administration service.

Your key responsibilities will include maintaining accurate recording of payments and undertaking financial procedures that are made to the organisation from development activities. Ensuring all documentation is filed, scanned and saved correctly and in a timely manner and to undertake any administration duties that supports the wider team including collating reports, minute taking and dealing with queries via email or telephone.

(Please see Job Description for Further Details)

What You Will Need:

It is essential for the successful applicant to hold a minimum of two GCSE’s or equivalent (Grade A to C) including Math and English. A NVQ Level 3 in Business Administration is desirable but not essential. The successful candidate must also have an excellent level of I.T skills and can competently use Microsoft Office packages.

(Please See Person Specification for further details)


In return we offer you an interesting, challenging and rewarding opportunity to join a supportive Organisation with over 1290 employees. Starting with 22 days annual leave increasing with service to 30 days plus 11/12 days bank holiday per annum, there is also a Competitive Pension Scheme, Health Care options and Free Life Assurance.

Closing date: 3rd December 2020

Interview date: 8th December 2020

Reference: WHG1453