Housing Manager

Recruiter
Synergy Health Recruitment Ltd
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£20,000 to £25,000 + benefits
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Housing Manager to join my Client's organisation based in Poynton, Cheshire , providing comprehensive housing management services to tenants in supported housing, most of whom have learning disabilities, physical disabilities and/or mental health problems, these tenants live in supported living tenancies.

We are looking to recruit a Housing Manager to manage a portfolio across various locations the North West/Cheshire.The properties consist of vulnerable adults who live in supported housing.

You will be someone who can communicate well with people on all levels while delivering exceptional customer service.

Key responsibilities:

The position of Housing Manager is a key role in which you'll have a wide overview of a portfolio of properties, including:

- Familiarising yourself with and carefully adhering to landlords' management requirements.
- Organising management / safety inspections and reporting repairs back to the maintenance team and arranging any necessary remedial work.
- Dealing promptly and courteously with communications from partners and tenants.
- Processing all aspects of the tenancy including tenancy reports, liaising with utility companies, letting offices and client accounts departments to ensure appropriate charges are made while keeping records up-to-date.
- Regularly visit a portfolio of properties to carry out a site inspection and liaise with tenants - provide report following each visit in agreed format.

Essential:

- Minimum of 1 year housing/property management experience
- Excellent management and leadership skills.
- Experience of working with vulnerable adults
- Strong organisation and Communication skills
- Good level of administrative and IT skills.
- Good Knowledge of relevant housing legislation
- Full UK driving licence and access to own vehicle.
- Satisfactory enhanced CRB check
- Willingness to travel and work outside of normal office hours (when required)

Interviews available now