Property Acquisition Manager

Job Type
Property & Block Management
GBP £38,000.00
Job ID

Job Description

Property Acquisition Manager – Midlands – Up to £38,000 + Company Car

Are you an experienced and motivated Property or Lettings Manager? Has your role become too transactional? Is it lacking purpose and a sense of really making a difference?

We have the solution for you…

This is a global organisation who provide housing solutions to the people who are in most need within our communities.

If you are looking for a role where you can add real value to your career and to people who are less fortunate then this position is ideal!

You will be heavily supported on a daily basis and constantly receive mentoring and training. This is a wonderful organisation to be part of who provide some amazing progression opportunities.

What’s in it for you

  • £38,000 basic salary
  • Company car and fuel card
  • Laptop, phone and tablet to assist with day to day tasks
  • Lone working safety equipment
  • Monday to Friday working pattern, based from home
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays
  • Employee of the month and annual award celebrations
  • Community volunteer days

What you will be doing

The key purpose of the role is to support the Head of Acquisition to deliver the appropriate volume and type of properties for the contract, to the required quality standards and at the lowest full-life cost.

  • Manage a team of five Property Negotiators/Managers
  • First line of contact for all day-to-day queries from the Property team; operations and existing landlord and investor network
  • Manages the negotiations for lease agreements
  • Undertake quality assurance on new properties, alongside Head of Acquisition
  • Responsible for collating and developing weekly and monthly reporting
  • Regular review of pipeline to monitor appropriate allocation; volumes and timescales and to deal with and/or escalate potential issues as they arise
  • Attend external stakeholder meetings as required
  • Continuous development of opportunities for new property streams through landlords, agents and developers

You will have

  • Detailed understanding of the Lettings market and current legislation
  • Understanding of HMO’s and the associated compliance
  • Experience managing a team and being a leader
  • Desire to help people less fortunate
  • Full UK driving licence