Lettings Officer - Housing / Property

Recruiter
Saffron Housing Trust
Location
Long Stratton, Norwich
Salary
£19,042.30 per annum
Posted
10 Jun 2021
Closes
23 Jun 2021
Ref
SAFDV592652
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Lettings Officer - Housing / Property

£19,042.30 per annum

Long Stratton, Norwich, Norfolk

Permanent - Part Time (30 hours per week - flexible hours / days)

 

We are recruiting for a Lettings Officer to join our Lettings team on a part-time basis working 30 hours per week (flexible hours/days) to be responsible for the letting of properties with minimal void loss to Saffron.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Being the main point of contact working with applicants, providing advice and assistance, and keeping them regularly informed of their application process.
  • Allocating Saffron’s housing stock in line with Saffron’s Policies and Procedures.
  • Ensuring all computerised data is updated and recorded correctly to ensure that statistics and management reports are produced accurately.

 

Please see the full list of responsibilities on the Role Profile attached.

 

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Relevant experience of working within lettings or a similar customer focused environment.
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise with various audiences both in writing and verbally.

 

  • Possess the following qualities:
  • Friendly
  • Polite
  • Empathetic
  • Professional
  • Positive
  • Enthusiastic
  • Energetic

 

  • Excellent time management skills, including an ability to prioritise workload and meet targets.
  • Able to work as part of a team and also able to work independently without the need of close supervision.
  • Possess good IT skills to include Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Teams.

 

The Company

We are a housing association based in Norfolk providing quality homes and services to people across the county and in Suffolk.

 

We manage over 6,000 homes including affordable homes for those in housing need who cannot afford to rent or buy in the open market.

 

We offer specialist homes for older and vulnerable adults and are committed to providing new homes to help solve the housing crisis.