Graduate – Trainee Property Manager – Highly Regarded Independent Estate Agency – Walton on Thames, Surrey

Permanent Walton on Thames, Surrey | £15k Inc Benefits

Job Posted: 2016-01-11 11 January 2016 Closing date for applications: 11 March 2016

Job Description

This award-winning and privately owned Surrey Estate Agency is looking to recruit a Trainee Property Manager to be a part of the team in their office based in Walton on Thames, Surrey. The company has been running for over 75 years with over 20 offices specialising in residential sales and lettings.

To be considered for this role, you do not need previous experience within this role or the property industry as they are looking for someone new and passionate about starting their career in residential property within an excellent company. The role would be suitable for an individual who has left college and is looking for a full time job with brilliant career prospects. The successful candidate would however need to be confident, customer focused and well presented.

The job role includes:

  • Managing a portfolio of properties
  • Receiving and actioning maintenance problem calls
  • Instructing approved contractors, controlling costs and quality of work
  • Checking, passing and posting invoices
  • Securing additional funds when necessary from landlords
  • Obtaining quotes in line with the company’s Terms of Business
  • Obtaining landlords approval
  • Acting as liaison between landlords, tenants and contractors
  • Responding to telephone and mail enquiries in line with procedures
  • Arranging and completing Property Visits
  • Sending reports to landlords and following up with maintenance, Negotiating damages claims following check out

Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Smart and well presented
  • Personable and friendly
  • Good computer skills e.g. Word and Excel
  • A good team player
  • Reliable

The initial package for this role will include a basic salary of £12,000 to £15,000 dependent on previous employment, with good earning potential in the future after a couple of year’s experience.

For further information on this exciting career opportunity, please apply on line now via this webpage and we will get back to you immediately. Alternatively, please feel free to contact us in confidence on 01784 451464, or email us:


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