Lettings Assistant - London Bridge
Job Title: Lettings Assistant
Location: London Bridge
Reference: FPR 2002 LA
Salary: £21,000-£23,000 per annum + benefits + commission
Working hours: Monday – Friday; 9.00am-5.00pm (35 hours per week)
Closing Date: Thursday 6th July 2017
To provide administrative support to the Lettings Manager in a range of duties, the individual should be customer focused, have the requirement to be proactive, organised and able to carry out tasks to a successful conclusion.
What you’ll be doing.
On a day to day basis you’ll be:
Negotiating between the landlords, outside agents and tenants all terms of new let prior to rental agreement.
Carrying out Administration tasks and overseeing of tenant referencing procedures and organising collection of deposits, administration fees, and advance rent into clients account.
Organising all activities relating to ‘the let’ including creation of tenancy agreement, gas and electrical certificates, cleaning and maintenance issues.
Registrations of tenancy deposits and correspondence to tenant and landlord.
Negotiating rent increases/decreases with landlord and tenant, including associated administration.
Occasionally going out on sites to carry out property inspections.
What’s in it for you:
- 23 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
- 4% Company contributory pension scheme
- Life assurance incerase to include family
- Discounted voluntary benefits on hundreds of named brands
- Flexible benefits programme which includes Health Cash Plan and Childcare Vouchers
- On the job training and continuing professional development
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Love2Shop Discount and offers
- Travel Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Critical Illness Insurance
- Personal Accident Insurance
What skills you’ll need.
An understanding of how Property Management companies or Estate Agencies work would be ideal, as well as having experience dealing with the public.
Being calm whilst under pressure and good interpersonal skills is also very important.
Good IT skills are key, knowledge of QUBE would be perfect.
Who are we?
FirstPort is one of the largest and most experienced property managers in the UK, employing more than 3,300 people, of which 2,500 work at the 3,700 developments we manage.
Great property management is about more than just bricks and mortar. We recognise and value the contribution our people make to our business and we are committed to ensuring they are skilled and equipped to do the best job they can and that they have the opportunity to realise their potential.
Want to know more about us? Visit www.FirstPort.co.uk