Senior Block Manager

Senior Block Manager

  • Location

    Kent, England

  • Sector:

    Block Management

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Aaron Horton

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Dove & Hawk are working alongside a well-established independent building surveying consultancy with a portfolio across the region of Kent / South East London. They are currently recruiting for a Senior Block Manager to join their team.

Duties/Functions of the role:

  • Manage a portfolio of approximately 20-25 blocks consisting of circa 400 units.
  • A mindset of LEADERSHIP in respect of your assigned portfolio, LEADING clients to make correct decisions, not expecting clients to lead you
  • Good understanding of building pathology and resolving common defects
  • Excellent understanding of Share of Freehold and Resident's Management Company clients.
  • Experience and passion for PropTech, preferably experience working with Blockman & FixFlo among others
  • Handling client and leaseholder correspondence in a considered and structured way
  • Rolling out planned and reactive maintenance
  • Project Management and handling of s20 consultations.
  • Reviewing, setting and managing service charge budgets
  • Delegating to Assistant and supporting staff.
  • Working closely alongside our in-house Building Surveying and Maintenance crews.
  • Conducting thorough site inspections using company software.
  • Acting as a mentor and resource to AM's Property Managers, Junior Property Managers and Property Management Assistants.
  • Coordinating and chairing AGM's and resident meetings.
  • Line Management of a small team.
  • Reporting to our Head of Block Management

Requirements of the role:

  • At least 5 years Block Management experience as Block/Property Manager working within a private residential portfolio.
  • Full membership with the Institute of Residential Property Management (IRPM) preferable, at least Associate Membership with IRPM may be considered, or other similar.
  • Associate Membership with Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) preferable, or other similar.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Full UK driving license

Hours: 9am-5.30pm Monday to Friday
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum

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