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Property Administrator – TEMP

£10.00 - £13.00


£10.00 to £13.00 per hour


This is an exciting and rare opportunity to work for a professional, family run company located near to main transport links in Kenley.  Working in a small but extremely busy team, they are looking for a well organised and self-motivated individual to support them during this exceptionally busy period.


Our client offers 24-hour Residential Care in small Children’s Homes, registered and inspected by Ofsted, for young people aged 12 to 18.


Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am-5:30pm

Start: ASAP – up to 12 weeks with the potential to be extended/made permanent


Your working week


You will be supporting the Management Team with a variety of day to day administrative duties, but a large part of the role will be related to the property management side – this will include maintenance issues, utility questions, electrical faults etc, so the ideal candidate will have previous experience working within facilities.


Duties will include but will not be limited to:

  • Liaising with Maintenance team regarding day to day maintenance issues across all homes
  • Monitoring maintenance issues until concluded ensuring homes are fit for purpose in a timely manner
  • Ensure legal documentation is up to date, filed and recorded appropriately. Specifically: Gas Safety Certificates, Electrical Installation and PAT testing
  • Opening/Closing utility accounts including setting up AMP meters (Gas)
  • Liaising with Landlords and Letting Agents, specifically maintenance issues, tenancy agreements, notice periods
  • Responsible for obtaining and signing Tenancy Agreements and giving notice in a timely manner
  • Processing and maintaining systems for all documentation pertaining to properties both electronic and paper
  • Managing HMOs (House in Multiple Occupancy) and EHOs (Environmental Health Order) when required
  • Attend new properties taking inventory, photographs and meter numbers when required
  • Communicate any relevant financial matters to Line Manager in the first instance


Who will this role suit?


The successful candidate will have gained administration experience working with a fast paced and pressurised environment. You will have good MS Office skills to include Excel, and ideally will hold experience in housing maintenance, contract management and/or facilities.


  • An ability to delegate responsibility and to organise own workload to make effective use of time and the resources available
  • Ability to work under pressure and maintaining a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work on own initiative and part of a team
  • Ability to keep accurate records
  • Meeting set targets and working to deadlines
  • Highly organised with the ability to prioritise
  • Understanding of landlords’ gas servicing, management and other statutory repair and maintenance responsibilities would be desirable



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