Compliance Officer

Compliance Officer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Social Housing

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  • Salary:

    £20,000 - 25,770 per year

  • Contact:

    Leanne Spence

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Compliance Officer 



  • Assist the Compliance Systems Officers and Managers in verifying that all properties managed by Owned and/or Managed by the client are serviced according to legislative requirements, incorporating best practice
  • Support the development and implementation of a comprehensive suite of strategies, policies, processes and procedures Support the and procedures,
  • Ensure in collaboration with Operational Delivery Teams that we have up to date and comprehensive information on testing, inspecting, risk assessment, servicing and completion of remedial works.
  • Work with and maintain the integrity of suitable operational and data management systems for recording all testing, inspection, and remedial works.
  • Ensure all databases are populated as required and any missing data is highlighted and requested.
  • Work to ensure robust data capture and validation processes provide reliable and up to date key performance measures and management information for subsequent reporting to senior managers and Boards.
  • Manually input all required service and compliance property data into relevant database/system and/or contract management spreadsheets as required.
  • Obtain all relevant service and compliance documentation from internal departments/external contractors, escalating issues to the Compliance Managers when necessary.
  • Provide support to the relevant Systems Officers and Managers in collating information and reports on compliance inspections, tests, certification, audit and analysis.
  • Provide support to the relevant Systems Officers and Managers in the development and implementation of risk mitigation where non-compliance issues exist.
  • Identify exceptions and issues relating to compliance and work to identify and implement action solutions, or escalate as required.
  • Liaise with other teams to ensure co-ordination and action of compliance activities as required.
  • Monitor access attempts by contractors carrying out all regular testing, risk assessment, inspection and/or servicing and record access attempts on the relevant databases, liaising with housing to pursue legal action as appropriate.


  • Educated to HNC level or equivalent with demonstrable relevant experience and an eye for detail in a related field.
  • Proven experience of using multiple databases, spread sheets and sorting large quantities of data.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Mechanical & Electrical services in social housing/landlord and tenant situations
  • Working knowledge of current gas and other compliance related legislation, guidelines
  • Working knowledge of asset management IT systems (e.g. Promaster)
  • Extensive experience of Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient user of all other Microsoft Office applications and in-house databases.
  • Knowledge and experience of liaising with contractors
  • Awareness of basic health & safety legislation applicable to the construction industry

Social Housing/Housing Maintenance experience would be a desirable for this position.

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