Estate Manager / Property Manager

Recruitment Genius
04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced residential portfolio manager with high levels of professionalism and motivation looking to work in a growing property management company?

Are you looking to be challenged, gain qualifications and manage a dynamic portfolio of high-end London properties?

This property management company are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious property / estate manager to join their growing central London office.

Estate Manager

The Estate Manager is a pivotal role within our company. You will be responsible for co-ordinating all of the resources (internal & external) to effectively manage a portfolio of residential estates and deliver outstanding service to our customers. The role has 3 key parts: controlling the financial aspects of an estate (preparing budgets, monitoring expenditure), implementing the planned & reactive maintenance programme and communicating with key stakeholders (chairing meetings and writing letters/reports).


This Property Management company specialises in the ongoing management of large residential developments, including the effective administration of +GBP20m of client service charge budgets. Based in Cambridge and with offices in London, Bracknell and Nottingham, they work across East Anglia, London, the Home Counties, the South and East Midlands, and has plans for further growth. The Group also consists of separate Facilities Management and Legal businesses, employing over 185 people. This company prides itself on a commitment to excellence and customer service.

Role - Estate Manager
Salary Range - GBP30,000 - GBP35,000 pa, dependant on experience + car, benefits
Type - Permanent, Full-time
Working Hours - 9am - 6pm, mon-fri
Location - Cambridge

Key Criteria
- 5 years+ relevant management experience. While a background in estate management is desirable, your experience could be in surveying or property management
- Strong experience of budget management, financial control and delivering cost-efficiency
- Knowledge of relevant legislation (eg. Landlord & Tenant Act, RICS Code etc)
- Detailed working knowledge of building management, systems maintenance and repair projects
- Customer relationship management
- Excellent time management, prioritisation, delegation and project management skills
- Excellent numeracy/analytical skills and competency in dealing with financial information
- Excellent communication skills - letter writing and the written and verbal presentation of information
- Excellent computer skills - knowledge of Qube would be an advantage. Proficient in all Microsoft programmes and competent in mail merging.
- Excellent people skills - an ability to adapt your style as required
- Excellent commercial skills - demonstrate a savviness and awareness of commercial reality