Senior Block Manager

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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