Residential Development Manager FPR 1969 RDM

FirstPort Limited 4352396
£13,594 per year + Benefits
10 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Job Title: ResidentialDevelopment Manager Location: Chard, Somerset Reference: FPR 1969 RDM Salary: £13,594 Accommodation Benefits Working hours: Monday – Friday; 9.00am-5.00pm (35 hoursper week) Closing date: Thursday 10th August 2017 Areyou a people person? Well so are we Ifyou look out for people’s best interests, and show them you care by dealingwith them in a warm and friendly manner. If you are creative, resourceful andcan listen, consult and take on-board people’s opinions and needs then keepreading Role overview: This is a hugely importantrole for our residents and for us. Most importantly, you’llensure there’s a welcoming, friendly and courteous environment for our residents.You’ll also make sure the building is well maintained so that your customersare as happy as our compliance team You’ll be at the heart of thesmooth running of this residential development – so much so that we’ll provideyou with a beautiful 2 bed flat in the estate. Whatyou’ll be doing. On aday to day basis you’ll be: Checkingon residents to ensure their wellbeing. Checkingthe building for any risks and hazards, liaising with contractors andorganising remedial work when needed. Keepingup to date with admin, including maintaining a diary of the development. Encouraginga sense of community across the development – arranging coffee mornings andsocial events. You’llalso need to respond to occasional emergency situations. This role does not require you to provide anypersonal care to our residents. What’s in it foryou: - 23 days holiday (plus bankholidays), rising to 25 days after two years - 5% Company contributory pensionscheme - Life assurance - Discounted voluntary benefitson hundreds of named brands - Flexible benefits programmewhich includes Health Cash Plan and Childcare Vouchers - On the job training andcontinuing professional development - Employee Assistance Programme - Disturbance allowance if youneed to deal with an emergency after normal hours - Accommodationincluded within salary What skillsyou’ll need. Knowledgeof managing property is not essential. Whatis essential is a flair for building and maintaining excellent workingrelationships with people. It’s all about the people. Solid administration skills will be needed as will experience of usingcomputers. We’ll provide you with a handheld tablet which will make your lifethat little bit easier. Who are we? FirstPort is one of the largest and most experiencedproperty managers in the UK, employing more than 3,300 people, of which 2,500work at the 3,700 developments we manage. Great property management is about more than justbricks and mortar. We recognise and value the contribution our people make toour business and we are committed to ensuring they are skilled and equipped todo the best job they can and that they have the opportunity to realise theirpotential. Want to know more about us? Visit This job was originally posted as