Property Manager

Property Manager

  • Location

    Stratford, London

  • Sector:

    Property Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £3000 - £30000 per annum + commission (circa £2k)

  • Contact:

    Roger Hawthorn

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


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Our client, a global property consultancy, is looking to hire a Mandarin-speaking Property Manager for their office in Stratford.

Their busy property management team of 24 staff currently holds responsibility for approximately 2700 properties across London. The post-holder for this role will manage their own personal portfolio of 150 residential properties, dealing with start-of-tenancy preparation, organising repair works and deposit management.
This role requires someone who has exceptional organisational skills and who can take a hands-on approach to property management. It also requires someone who has the ability to communicate in Mandarin and English, both verbally and in writing.


  • Ensure landlords are compliant with legislation and contractual obligations by ensuring all relevant safety certificates are up-to-date.
  • Arrange repairs & maintenance as-and-when required.
  • Obtain quotes from contractors.
  • Deal with insurance claims in a timely manner.
  • Carry out regular property inspections.
  • Provide an advisory service to all clients, ensuring high retention rates.
  • Deal with end-of-tenancy negotiations in a timely manner.
  • Seek opportunities to increase revenue for the department, by cross-selling other services.
  • Assist the sales & lettings teams with overseas clients.


  • Experience in residential property management (essential).
  • Confident communicator in both Mandarin and English (verbally and written)
  • Ability to work well under pressure, with a degree of flexibility.
  • Superb organisational and IT skills.
  • Member of ARLA (preferred but not essential)
  • Full UK driving licence (preferred but not essential)
  • Trustworthy
  • Well-presented

Hours: 8:45am-6pm Monday to Friday
Salary: £30k basic salary with an additional £2k available in commission (£32k OTE)

For more information, please contact ROGER HAWTHORN on the Property Management desk at Dove & Hawk.

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