Accommodation Procurement Officer

Ackerman Pierce
Little London
Up to £10,000
10 Jan 2021
15 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
My client is seeking a Private Sector Procurement Officer to join their Homeless Team. Strong negotiation skills required to liase with landlords and other leaseholders in the procurement of properties. The client understands the pressures of the position and is keen to support all team members in a comfortable working condition.

The team are looking for an experienced candidate that can add quality amongst knowledgeable peers. Officers with liase with landlords, negotiate incentives and occasionally view properties. The team are looking for a candidate that can quickly adapt to their way of working and hit the ground running. Creating relationships with landlords, leaseholders and other external companies.

Duties Includes:
  • Experience directly procuring and negotiating different types of accommodation to be used for emergency accommodation, discharge of duty and long term accommodation
  • To ensure all properties comply with property standards
  • Working understanding of different property needs for different homeless clients
  • Strong negotiation skills with landlords to persuade to use properties for homeless and vulnerable clients.
  • Ability to inspect properties and ensure they are safe under HHSRS standards

If you have previous experience in these areas and keen to develop your knowledge further this is a perfect team for you. Management that are willing to help all case managers be the best they can possibly along with a strong hour rate.

Ackerman Pierce can guarantee a weekly payment service and a 1-2-1 account manager during your time with the agency. Including an Ackerman Pierce welcome pack to

If you are interested in the role or have any further questions please contact the housing department at Ackerman Pierce on or email me on