Portfolio Manager

Recruiter
Touchstone Intelligent Property Management
Location
Leeds
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Touchstone are a growing organisation with an expanding portfolio of properties. As a result we are looking for a Portfolio Manager to oversee the management of in excess of 1500 properties incorporating a large national portfolio and a ‘Build to Rent’ development in Liverpool.

What your role will be

As one of our Portfolio Managers you will have overall responsibility for the management of a portfolio of properties.  Working in partnership with our clients you will create the strategy the rest of the team will implement, keeping an open dialogue with the client to ensure these needs are met.
You will review the performance of the portfolio, setting objectives and targets with the team to achieve maximum performance. The focus of these targets relate to maximising occupancy and rental collection, minimising void periods and controlling expenditure as well as keeping a close eye on compliance relating to health and safety and legislation. 

Your background

This role will see you supporting a portfolio in excess of 1500 units. You will support a mixed portfolio primarily made up of private rental properties, ideally you will have experience within a property management role working within the private rental sector. Experience supporting a portfolio of a similar size would be beneficial.
It would be preferred that the successful candidates holds a lettings or residential management qualification, such as an NFOPP, IRPM or MARLA.  You will also have a good general understanding of tenancy legislation.
This is a client facing role, client management experience and the ability to build strong working relationships is essential. The successful candidate will have the ability to remain calm in potentially difficult or sensitive situations both, in person or on the phone.
As part of this role you will support a national portfolio therefore on occasions there will be a requirement to travel
Touchstone is a constantly evolving organisation keen to ensure best practice and streamlined processes, you will be a leader of change and keen to implement improvements in line with our agreements.

What we offer you

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the leading Property Management companies in the UK. It is an exciting time to join Touchstone, with growth both internally and with portfolio size. We are able to support you with your own development both within this role but in the future when you are looking to take the next step.
As well as the development opportunities within Touchstone we offer competitive pay, generous holiday entitlement and matched pension contributions of up to 4%.

About us

Touchstone is a bright, entrepreneurial business supported by an assured core team with a track record of over 20 years of success. Independent thinkers supported by one of the country’s biggest property owners; Touchstone is part of the Places for People group, a property management, development, and regeneration company.
Our reputation for world-class basics – e.g. rent collection, maintenance, complaint resolution is complemented by a proactive and informed overall approach; we call this intelligent property management

What’s next?

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 .
Please note that vacancies may sometimes be withdrawn prior to the closing date 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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