Career Spotlight:

Research and Innovation specialists

Social housing is a great career pathway for any analytical types as it covers everything from geographic survey data to forecast modelling to trend mapping.

Researchers, analysts and data specialist roles are vital to housing associations as information needs to be gathered, organised and analysed across a huge spectrum. Financial statistics and site survey data are key to delivering the core services of housing associations, whereas website and app analytics provide insights into tenants and staff while uncovering opportunites for innovation.

Positions range from entry-level technicians to leadership roles and all truly help make a difference for the organisation and the tenants.

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Why a career in housing?

These are the average benefits for data analyst roles in social housing:

Average salary for entry-level technicians starts at £25000
Over 70% of housing associations offer gym memberships

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