Lettings Agent

  • Exeter
  • Permanent
FM and Building Maintenance
Lettings Agent
£22000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Job ref: JC8398_1652946978

Girling Jones have exciting Role and are looking for a self-motivated and innovative individual to join our fast-paced team as a Lettings Agent. With ambitious growth plans and an established Company in wholesale/retail, there has never been a more exciting time to work for this evergrowing business. The role would involve travel across Devon, Cornwall, Avon, Somerset & Dorset with the head office being in Saltash.

The Role of a Lettings Agent

  • Your role will be to ensure the lettings and renewals targets are met.
  • Maximising rental income by achieving 100% occupation and minimising defect spend with focus on compliance.
  • This role is perfect for a people person, who enjoys interacting with the public and gets a thrill from closing a deal

Main duties and responsibilities of the Successful Lettings Agent

  • Manage the marketing of properties for rent, uploading advertisements onto Open Rent platform, managing enquiries, and arranging/conducting viewings in a cost-effective time efficient manner.
  • Ensuring health and safety requirements and compliance certificates are up to date for each property.
  • Instructing contractors to attend the property to undertake any works required in advance of a tenant moving into the property.
  • Reviewing applications, undertaking tenant referencing, discussing applications with Director of Property and taking instructions to proceed.
  • Undertaking pre-tenancy requirements including the preparation of the tenancy agreement, collecting the deposit, and instructing the preparation of an inventory and schedule of condition.
  • Coordinating new tenant inventory, including the handover of keys.
  • Produce monthly reports with analytical data to demonstrate true status of the lettings
  • Perform any other duties that may be assigned by Director of Property and advise on matters affecting the Company’s interest at all times.
  • The lettings agent will work very closely with the Property Team.

Qualifications required

  • The successful candidate will have experience of residential property management, and ideally be a qualified letting agent through having completed either the LETWELL programme or ARLA qualification.
  • The Role covers Devon, Cornwall, Avon, Somerset, Dorset, and Hampshire. Regular Business Travel will be required to achieve the role in full and therefore you must hold a full driving licence.

Benefits

  • Salary £22,000- £25,000
  • Company Vehicle- Grade 2
  • Annual Leave
  • Pension Scheme

If you are interested please click ‘Apply now’

Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JC8398_1652946978
Salary:
Salary From: £22000
Salary To: £25000
Job Industries: FM and Building Maintenance
Job Locations: Exeter
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Lettings Agent

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