• 17/07/2019
    • £27,500 - £28,900
    • 27000 GBP
    • Exeter Exeter Exeter Exeter
    • Lettings Officer
      Exeter
      £27,500 – £28,900

      Our client is looking for a Lettings Officer to join their team, initially on a 12-month fixed term contract.  However, the organisation is very hopeful that the role will continue after the initial 12 months.  For this newly created role, we are looking for someone who has current knowledge of the housing sector and tenancy law, in regards of privately rented accommodation and social housing.

      The role will see you supporting people through the complete process of choosing and securing a new home.  Therefore, you will be building upon existing, as well as increasing, the number of landlords the organisation deals with.  Essentially, you will be building trust with landlords and helping people find sustainable property to let.

      You may currently work in the private industry, or the not-for-profit sector.  What is vital is that you understand the lettings process and associated regulations and compliance and want to make a difference to people’s lives.

      Your role as Lettings Officer will include:

      • Develop and maintain relationships with private landlords
      • Carry out property inspections and write the listing for advertisements
      • Set up landlord provision
      • Ensure clients information are kept up to date
      • Provide monthly financial reports
      • Allocate payments received
      • Support clients throughout the process
      • Ensure clients are aware of support services.

      The skills and experience that we are looking for in a Lettings Officer:

      • Proven experience within a lettings environment or housing projects
      • Competent in IT including MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
      • An understanding of the complex issues contributing to homelessness and the impact on their lives
      • Comprehensive knowledge of housing and tenancy law in relation to access to private rented accommodation and social housing
      • Ability to work independently using own initiative whilst remaining accountable to line management
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
      • The ability to establish good working relationships with clients, colleagues, other stakeholders externally and to work well within a team
      • Previous experience in financial aspect – cashing up, carrying out reconciliations of payments
      • Honesty, reliability, creativity and flexible
      • Achievement of a recognised professional financial or management qualification (this is desirable).

      As well as a great salary, the role also comes with a great benefits package, including 25 days holiday, standard 35 hour working week.

      This is a great opportunity, so don’t delay in applying!

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    • Sarah West Recruitment
    • Contract,Contract
    • 17/07/2020
    • General Office,General Office
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    Lettings Officer (VR/3246)

    • Posted 1 month ago
    • SpecialismGeneral Office, Sales
    • LocationExeter
    • Salary£27,500 - £28,900

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