Block Manager

East Sussex
Kent & Sussex
16-08-2022 11:32 AM
Residential Block Property Manager - Up to £37,000p.a - Brighton 

Our client is looking for an exceptional and experienced Block Property Manager to manage a portfolio of long leasehold residential properties, in Brighton and Hove and further afield. You will be an integral part of the team, reporting to a Head of Department and Directors, and providing outstanding customer service. You will be a natural problem solver who is forward thinking and self-motivated
Financial management – the ability to interpret financial information to ensure that the clients’ service charge is managed effectively. A Property Manager is required to liaise with the account manager in order to assist with drafting budgets, to monitor expenditure and report to Board Members.
• Implementation and accountability – an understanding of what is required and a willingness to systematically and diligently ensure that key deliverables are achieved on time. A Property Manager is required to take responsibility, react quickly and resolve issues.
• Customer service and strong communication skills – our goal is to provide outstanding customer service to all of our clients. A Property Manager must communicate effectively and in a manner that ensures trust and confidence in the service that we provide.
• A good standard of general education is essential.
• Foundation IRPM, AIRPM or higher (or a willingness to study).
• Experienced in long leasehold block management (1 year+), with an awareness of current legislation affecting residential property management.
• A good understanding, or at least an awareness, of residential leases & statutory compliance issues.
• Experience of budget management, financial control and delivery of cost efficiencies.
• An understanding of building management, systems maintenance and repair projects.
• Ability to prioritise workload and work under pressure.
• Excellent numeracy and communication skills – written, and verbal, presentation of information.
• Good problem-solving skills. Ability to analyse information and make recommendations accordingly.
• Good IT skills – proficiency in Microsoft programmes. Knowledge of Qube would be advantageous.
• Good team player – willingness to share knowledge and support other colleagues if required.
• Accountable – take personal responsibility for successfully resolving matters.
• Thorough – pay attention to detail.
• Committed – take pride in your own work and care about your own and your team’s performance.
• Mature – take a calm, measured, common-sense approach to situations.
• Positive – project an optimistic, can-do attitude.
• Supportive – share your knowledge and experience with other members of your team.
Key responsibilities will include:
  • Financial Management
  • Block Management
Salary range: £22,000-£37,000 - dependent upon experience and qualifications
Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.30pm although circumstances may require additional out-of-hours work from time to time.

Employee benefits package:

Flexible working opportunities, 25 days annual leave and an additional day during the week of your birthday. Training, CPD, career development, employee recognition/reward scheme, team building events, cycle to work scheme, free eye test voucher, participation in community activities and Employee Assistance.

Contact Details: If you are interested in this role  please contact Sally at Rayner Personnel on 07760 787026 and please send us a copy of your CV to
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