Assistant Accommodation Manager

£19000 - £21000 per annum
08 Aug 2019
04 Sep 2019
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
The company, who are a nationwide student accommodation provider, are seeking an enthusiastic and confident Assistant Accommodation Manager for their 2 accommodation buildings based in Sunderland.

Working with the Accommodation Manager for Newcastle and Sunderland, the chosen candidate will be involved with a wide range of tasks including student lettings, local marketing and property management.

This is an ideal role for a recent graduate or a confident individual looking to pursue a career in the property sector.

Your Responsibilities Would Include:
- To assist the Accommodation Manager to ensure full occupancy levels for the building each academic year.
- To provide a high standard of customer service to tenants, customers and external partners.
- To ensure the building's appearance is to the highest of standards.
- To maintain and develop excellent relations with our tenants, customers and external partners.
- To assist the Accommodation Manager with financial procedures and debt recovery procedures.
- To assist the Accommodation Manager in overseeing tenant and building maintenance.
- To assist the Accommodation Manager with the recruitment, training and ongoing management of the student representative team.
- To work alongside the student representative team to hold social activities for the tenants of the building.
- To assist the Accommodation Manager with routine room inspections.
- To promote and contribute to the company culture.

About You:
- Enthusiastic individual
- Excellent customer service
- Enthusiasm for lettings
- Ability to manage own work-load
- Ability to work within a team
- Experience in the student sector is desirable but not required
- Computer literate
- Excellent communication skills
- Excellent organisational skills
- Excellent administrative skills
- Due to the nature of the role, it may on occasions be necessary to work flexible hours, especially over the busy summer period.

What the Company Offer in Return:
- Competitive Salary Package + Bonus
- Company Pension Scheme
- Additional Staff Incentive Schemes
- Excellent Working Environment
- Development Training & Growth