We are Living Plus, part of the Places for People Group; we are placemakers; our work impacts on the lives of people across the U.K. – providing homes to live in, communities to retire to, spaces to stay active, supported homes for independent living, and student accommodation. Our places work when they work for everyone.
How do we do all this? By surrounding ourselves with life changing people, supportive people and customer focused people. Our people live and breathe our SPIRIT values; we are the place for spirited people.
So, we want you to join us and the 12,000 other colleagues on our journey; colleagues who have helped us create places, maintain 209,000 homes, manage £4.5 billion of assets, deliver £87.9m in social value and teach 80,000 children to swim each week.
More about your role
Supporting the south east of England you will provide a comprehensive housing and contract management service to a portfolio of Specialist Landlord properties. This will include working closely with internal departments as well as specialist care and support partners, ensuring excellent customer service delivery.
You will work with the team to review budgets and service charges of the properties you manage, ensuring they are maintained within budget levels. This will require you to work with the maintenance division and landscaping. This will extend to raising invoices and making sure databases are updated.
You will also work with the development team looking for potential growth opportunities as well as contributing to future developments.
For more information please download our job profile available on our website
More about you
To be considered for this role you will have extensive experience working within property management. As Living Plus supports the most vulnerable in our communities experience working within a care or support service or with a particular client group would be valuable. An understanding of Data Protection legislation and its importance within this role is essential as is an awareness of the legislation that could impact on this role.
You will work closely with both internal teams and specialist housing agencies you will be able to develop and maintain strong working relationships. Networking skills and the ability to work as part of a team are key to this role.
You will have experience working within a customer service driven environment with communication skills which are second to none. You will be highly organised, working well independently.
The ideal candidate will have sound IT skills with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and Word.
Our ambition gives you all the challenge you could wish for and that's why we can offer you tangible and exciting career progression in a diverse and pioneering business.
Here people can flourish, thrive, better themselves and work in fantastic communities with inspirational colleagues and customers.
We know that there's always more we can do to make you smile, that's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to help colleagues save money or make their lives a little bit easier; from a pension, generous holiday pay, training, sick pay, and free or discounted gym membership – to a wealth of extra perks including interest-free loans for colleagues, discounts and offers on thousands of retailers, restaurants and leisure outlets and much more.
If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role. If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on 01772 666555.
Please note that we may bring the closing date forward, if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.
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