DFG Officer

Location
London, South East London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Ref
OR/075812
Contact
Public Sector Team
Sector
Housing
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Our local authority client, based in Southeast London is looking to appoint an experienced Grants/DFG Officer. You will be responsible for providing building/ surveying activities relating to the Housing Grants and Home Improvement Agency and providing a surveying service to elderly, and disabled clients wishing to improve and/ or repair their homes. You will also be expected to carry out site and property surveys, investigate product data, and prepare sketch schemes and scaled full working drawings. Submit all documentation to gain any necessary permissions/ consents under the Town and Country Planning Acts and/or The Building Regulations and any other statutory approvals. Prepare full working specifications, schedules of work, carry out tender procedures, obtain competitive builders' estimates and provide a supporting report on the most suitable contractor.

In order to be submitted it is absolutely essential you have recent experience of working within this field. As you will be working with vulnerable client you will also be expected to take a DBS.

This is a 6 month contract with rates starting from £24 per hour. Please note, should you be interested in this role but would be looking for a higher rate please feel free to submit your CV alongside your rate expectation.