Chief Executive Officer

Williamsburgh Housing Assocation 40th Logo
  • Position: Chief Executive Officer
  • Location: Paisley
  • Salary: £73,703 - £76,959
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Closing Date: 28 October 2019

Williamsburgh Housing Association is at the forefront of innovative community regeneration and housing provision. Our first and only Director retired recently in the 4oth anniversary year of communities being at the very heart of our organisation. We now seek an exemplary, enthusiastic, visionary and strategic leader who is committed to taking us forward on our future journey, building an even bigger and better community for our tenants.

Situated in the East End of Paisley, we are an extremely financially sound Registered Social Landlord who own and manage over 1,600 properties in Renfrewshire. Our expertise in community regeneration activities has sustained Williamsburgh Housing Association and through sharing our development expertise we have also enabled other organisations to develop too. Today, Williamsburgh Housing Association is looking ahead confidently with an impressive development programme of 120 units planned for the next 5 years.

If you are an inspirational and truly outstanding individual who will lead us strategically in accordance with our values and policies to ensure the long-term sustainability of Williamsburgh Housing Associations and our communities, we would like to hear from you. Committed to excellence of customer service delivery, the successful candidate will be degree educated, possess a Diploma in Housing Studies or equivalent, together with membership of the Chartered Institute of Housing. You will be able to demonstrate Director or CEO work experience gained in a Registered Social Landlord, together with significant competency in wider action activities, and will be passionate and fully committed to the ethos of Williamsburgh Housing Association & the social housing movement.

If you are excited by this very rare opportunity with excellent conditions of employment and would like to find out more, please download an application pack above, or contact our EVH Recruitment Advisors EVH by Email: or Tel: 0141 352 7435.

A satisfactory Basic Disclosure Scotland check will be required to be undertaken for the successful candidate.

Key Dates
Closing Date: 10am on Monday 28.10.19
Testing to take place: between 4.11.19 and 22.11.19
Ist Interview Date:  Tuesday 26.11.19. 2nd Interview Monday 2.12.19

Scottish Registered Charity: SC035350
Williamsburgh Housing Association is an Equal Opportunities Employer