Block Manager

Block Manager

  • Location

    Southend-On-Sea, Essex

  • Sector:

    Block Management

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Aaron Horton

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Dove & Hawk are working alongside an Essex based block management specialist who are looking for an experienced Block Manager to join their growing team and manage a varied portfolio of 800 Residential Blocks located across the UK.

Duties/Functions of the role:

  • Working as part of a small team delivering the reactive management of a large and varied portfolio of consisting of 800 residential blocks located across the UK.
  • Dealing with queries both internally and from external sources on a day to day basis by phone, email and letter.
  • Joint ongoing performance monitoring of external managing agents; addressing issues and highlighting these to senior management.
  • Reviewing leases, legislation and land registry documents for guidance on legal matters and repairs.
  • Arranging repairs on a reactive basis and in compliance with CDM regulations; liaising with contractors, charge raising and invoicing.
  • Ensuring health and safety and legislative compliance of the managed portfolio. Co-ordinating health and safety reports and acting upon the findings contained within those reports.
  • Co-ordinating major works projects, the serving of statutory notices, acting as principal designer on smaller scale works and liaising with surveyors on larger schemes.
  • Providing guidance on incoming Right to Manage claims and working closely with our legal team to see these through to completion.
  • On occasion undertake meetings with residents with a view to preventing RTM/ enfranchisement claims.
  • Conducting site visits where necessary to meet with leaseholders, contractors or surveyors and to inspect works or repairs.
  • Other daily duties involve dealing with incoming phone calls (as part of a team) and assisting in the general running and administration of the company

Requirements of the Role:

  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in all aspects of Residential Block Management, encompassing strong knowledge of the legislative requirements.
  • AIRPM Qualification Desirable.
  • Degree graduate desirable


  • Continued IRPM/ ARMA development will be offered by the company to ensure the employee has a strong understanding of the surrounding legislative and contractual influences when managing property.
  • A strong / competitive salary depending on experience

Salary Budgets: £30,000 - £40,000 p/a
Required working hours: 09:00 - 5.30pm Monday to Friday
If you meet the required skillset of this role then I want to hear from you immediately as the role is available now. Apply with your CV attached.

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