Research & Policy Manager YHG/TP/11849/482

Your Housing Group
From £33,600 to £42,210 per annum plus excellent benefits
15 Mar 2018
19 Mar 2018
Contract Type
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Research & Policy professional to join a refreshed team with a new focus, in an exciting and forward-looking organisation. This role will ensure a central approach to policies and research ensuring that there is awareness of changes to the wider political and economic environment, including legislative changes and that these are reflected in our policies and ways of working.The post holder will work closely with teams across the business to develop customer focused policies and procedures that are fit for purpose and ensure the Group is meeting its regulatory and statutory obligations. Duties to include: Monitoring developments in public policy and UK law, and alerting relevant areas of the business to changes Writing briefing documents and reports to enhance learning and understanding of relevant changes. Working closely with managers and leadership teams to develop YHGs approach to policy and legal changes, ensuring timely compliance. Devising an approach for delivering an annual compliance assessment against the regulatory framework (and requirements of other regulators as necessary) and working with other departments to ensure the completion of this. Coordinating and maintaining a central framework of all Group Policies, Procedures and associated documents. Your Housing Group have ambitious growth plans for the next few years, offering a fantastic opportunity for all permanent members of staff to grow with us and carve out a challenging, successful and rewarding career. Prior to application, please review the attached Role Profile to better understand the role and key responsibilities.If you believe you have the skills, experience and knowledge to perform effectively in this role, please visit us at: to apply for this role. Please ensure you complete and submit your application prior to the closing date below. Applicants are advised that, in the event of receiving a high number of applications, we reserve the right to close this vacancy early. As a consequence you are urged to submit your application as soon as possible. Closing date : Wednesday 28 March 2018 Your Housing Group values diversity and encourages applications from all communities. Your Housing Group operates a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for tenants or anyone who resides in a Your Housing Group property .It also operates the scheme for any applicants who declare they have a disability. Those applicants who meet the minimum requirements for the role as set out in the role profile will be guaranteed an interview.Some roles may be subject to probity checks which will override the scheme where a potential conflict of interest or a probity matter has been identified. This job was originally posted as