Property Inspector/ Housing Officer for No1 Social Housing Group in N London - High Prospects!!

Stone Lodge Group
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Property Inspector/ Housing Officer for No1 Social Housing Group in N London - High Prospects!!

Company Headquarters: Palmers Green N13

*** job offers high prospects and career progression ***

Business Description:

Stone Lodge Group

London Headquarters: Palmers Green N13

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a long established family ran organisation who are leaders within their fields and who offer excellent career progression.

The SLG has been established for 20 years and cover areas including: property developments, property refurbishments, social housing, facilities management, property lettings & property management, hotels, hostels and B&B operations.


The LHD is now seeking a keen housing officer to undertake numerous housing duties. You would require a motorbike/ scooter to undertake this role. This role has high prospects, with future property managerial potential.

*own vehicle required*


The Housing Officer/ Dispatch Rider will be responsible for:

    • Supporting the maintenance team to manage a quick turnaround of voids
    • Undertake pre and post inspections in both void and occupied properties
    • Carry our audits via iAuditor Ipad app
    • Ensure all requirements are taken correctly to agreed specifications
    • Issue work orders following inspection
    • Liaise with occupants, contractors, supervisors and surveyors
    • Monitoring progress of all the works
    • Ensuring that all Health & Safety procedures and processes are adhered by all staff
    • Carry our fire risk assessments
    • Ensuring a high quality of workmanship
    • Gather customer satisfaction data and repairs data
    • Raise repairs at the request of client teams as required


Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm

Essential Requirements:

• Excellent communication skills.
• Good telephone manner.
• Able to act professionally at all times.
• Maintain strict confidentiality.
• Must be computer literate.
• Ability to work on your own initiative.

Personal Specification:

The Ideal Candidate must have:

  • Excellent organisational skills and be able to work to deadlines
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • A willingness to 'muck in’ and carry out a variety of tasks as necessitated by a small business
  • The ability to work on own as well as taking direction from others but most importantly to manage their time effectively.

In return for your skills and experience, you will receive;

  • Competitive salary
  • 20 days Annual Leave
  • Paid overtime available
  • An excellent team to work with

This is an outstanding role, where the Managing Director and the Management Team play a key role in your development within the organisation.

The SLG is a company with a reputation for hiring and training people to achieve their potential. They believe passion and a willingness to learn and work hard is the recipe for successful career progression.

The ARLA Lettings and Property Management Course is offered as part of this role.

Once you prove yourself within this role, should you wish to pursue a different study path in future, the Directors are happy to listen to your suggestions and goals. The Directors have built up the SLG by listening to their employees and backing them in their chosen career progression path. This attitude has yielded a loyal and reliable team, with a high work and productivity rate, with a family-like working environment where everyone looks out for each other.

A key differentiator that separates the SLG from other organisations is the option of being able to work in different sectors within the group. Should you prove yourself in this role, you will have the option of applying for other roles within the group.

If you feel you have the right attributes for this role and you have the drive and ambition to excel within the SLG please send us your CV and a cover letter explaining your suitability for the role.

Thank you and we look forward to receiving your applications.

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