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Block Manager (Home Based)

  • Location:

    Swindon, England

  • Sector:

    Real Estate & Property Services, Residential Real Estate

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    hdalton@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -122021-75428_1638446907

  • Published:

    02 December 2021

  • Expiry date:

    31 January 2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Block Property Manager

Swindon to Plymouth South West Portfolio

Monday to Friday

Home-Based

My client, an award-winning and leading managing agent with offices across the UK, is seeking a new Block Manager for their SW portfolio. The successful applicant will have demonstrable experience of leasehold property management, managing a busy diary, and offering consistently exceptional service.

Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of a portfolio of properties and thereby the relationship between the company and its clients

  • Keep up-to-date property/lessee records on the system

  • Prepare tribunal applications and adhere to subsequent directives

  • Plan for the future with regards to building maintenance and reserve contributions to include condition reports and long-term plans, where appropriate

  • Managing and motivating all direct operatives and sub-contractors, ensuring planned works are completed on time, whilst minimising disruption to residents and the public

  • You'll manage and provide a full cycle Property Management service to a geographically varied portfolio of residential developments. For example, carrying out site inspections, preparing service charge budgets, managing works, issuing Section 20 notices, dealing with contractors and attending AGM's

Requirements

  • Experience of managing budgets and overall expenditure for developments, producing forecasts and reports

  • IRPM qualifications (or working towards)

  • A full working knowledge of the Landlord & Tenant Act 1985

  • Enjoy working with people and helping to make a difference to enhance their lifestyle on a day-to-day basis

  • Able to converse, and meet with, clients; understand their requirements and produce follow-up estimates

  • The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellent knowledge and experience in residential property management, giving clear examples of their problem-solving skills and reliability. They will show how they simultaneously keep track of all activities, pay attention to detail and thrive on pressure.

The company offer 25 days' annual leave (plus bank holidays), excellent benefits and flexible working. They also offer support with qualifications such as IOSH, NEBOSH, IRPM. Please apply today with your CV.