Lettings Manager - 12 Month Contract

Lettings Manager - 12 Month Contract

Job Title: Lettings Manager - 12 Month Contract
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £30,000 + commission
REF: 897029
Contact Name: Nikki Woodgate
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

We are currently supporting the recruitment of a Lettings Manager for a successful and prestigious lettings agency. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established team with a great reputation locally, and take responsibility for a busy lettings division.

This is a 12 month maternity cover position so experience in Lettings is essential and as such candidates without relevant experience will not be considered. The client is also prepared to consider a part-time candidate with relevant experience.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Day to day management of the department
  • Attending valuations of high-value properties, presenting to clients and selling the benefits of the service
  • Negotiating with clients and agreeing fees
  • Arranging or taking photography for the property and writing property listings
  • Marketing properties, handling enquiries and arranging viewings
  • Be pro-active in growing the business and work to achieve departmental targets
  • Submitting offers to landlords and preparing agreements for tenants
  • Negotiating contract renewals
  • Managing rental properties
  • Building strong relationships with clients and tenants

Skills and experience required:

  • The successful candidate will have a strong track record in the lettings industry
  • You will be enthusiastic, extremely organised and have excellent communication skills
  • Presentable and professional
  • Strong administration and IT skills
  • Good attention to detail and ability to work on your own initiative
  • Motivated, enthusiastic and customer focused
  • Full UK driving licence and own car is essential

Salary and benefits:

  • £30,000 + commission