Lettings Co-ordinator (Maternity Cover Contract)

Coastline Housing Limited
Redruth, Cornwall
£19,444 - £22,875 per annum Plus Benefits
08 Aug 2018
03 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Lettings Co-ordinator (Maternity Cover Contract) 
Redruth, Cornwall 

Do you have a strong customer focus and a good understanding of housing management? Want to take your next step as a Lettings Co-ordinator with a successful charity? If so, we’d love to hear from you. 

Who will I be working for? 

We are Coastline Housing, an independent, not-for-profit housing association owning and managing over 4,300 homes. Built on strong values of putting our customers first, transparency, striving to be the best and valuing our staff, we are dedicated to providing great homes, delivering great services and employing great people. 

We are Investors in People Gold accredited, a Top 100 Best Not-for-Profit organisation to work for, and we’ve been voted number 25 in the top 50 Landlords list. 

We’re building in new areas across the county and are seeking two Lettings Co-ordinators to join us on a 12 month maternity contract and promote our range of properties. 

What are the benefits? 

- Salary of £19,444 - £22,875 per annum 
- Healthcare cash back scheme 
- High street discount scheme 
- Cycle to work scheme 
- Childcare vouchers 

Being a people and property focused business, we recognise that our staff are central to our performance. We offer a supportive and engaging environment where you’ll be encouraged to share your ideas, challenge yourself and realise your full potential. 

What will I be doing? 

As a Lettings Co-ordinator, you’ll help to deliver a customer-focused lettings service.  

In this varied role, you’ll carry out pre-tenancy assessments and viewings for all properties, as well as assisting with performance monitoring, to further develop our lettings service, to meet the changing needs of social housing.

Additionally, you will: 

- Help the Lettings Manager to deliver marketing initiatives to promote our properties 
- Facilitate and produce legal documentation 
- Perform a range of administrative tasks 
- Support continuous improvement initiatives 

What do I need? 

To join us as a Lettings Co-ordinator, you will need: 

- Experience of providing excellent customer-facing services 
- A good understanding of housing management functions and an understanding of legislation related to allocations and lettings, including housing benefits and welfare reform 
- Knowledge of choice-based lettings 
- A full driving licence and access to your own vehicle 
- The ability to attend evening and weekend meetings when required 

We’re eager to hear from you if you’ve worked as a Lettings Co-ordinator, Lettings Assistant, Housing Co-ordinator, Lettings Negotiator, Lettings Administrator, Customer Service Advisor or Customer Service Administrator. 

Please note, due to the nature of our work, the successful candidate will be required to complete a Standard Disclosure & Barring Service Check. 

Webrecruit and Coastline Housing are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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Working hours: 37 hours per week