Job Title: Lettings Assistant
Location: Thorpe Road, Norwich
Salary: £19,450 per annum
Permanent, Full time, 36.25 hours per week
Orbit has a fantastic opportunity to join the Letting Services team as a Lettings Assistant. The Lettings Assistant will liaise with internal teams and local authorities to ensure a prompt turnaround of vacant homes, including new developments.
Based across the Midlands, the East and the South East, Orbit is already one of the UK’s leading housing associations. We provide high quality, good value homes to over 100,000 customers across 42,000 homes. We are a big developer too, building 2,000 new homes every year. At the heart of this growth are our customers. We provide all sorts of homes for all sorts of people, and our approach empowers every one of them to grow and flourish. We make profit in order to invest into the communities we work for, playing a key role in driving UK housing growth.
Supporting the Regional Lettings Manager, this role will see you take on a new Independent Living project, covering all three regions. The Lettings Assistant is responsible for processing end of tenancy terminations, working with colleagues to ensure effective void management processes. This role will see you provide an efficient and effective customer focussed lettings and voids management service to all Orbit customers. Your responsibilities will consist of advertising properties to let, arranging viewings and completing compliance procedures and paperwork.
We are looking for a motivated and hard working individual that can successfully meet and exceed set targets. To be a good fit to this role you will have an interest in social housing and the ability to provide outstanding customer service. You must be computer literate, with Basic Word and Excel skills.
Previous housing experience is desirable but not essential. This role is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to develop a career within housing.
We believe that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such we want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. We want to unlock the potential in all Orbit employees and maximise their satisfaction in the job. We have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and our staff tell us we are a great organisation to work for. We offer an excellent benefits package, including private medical insurance, discounted dental insurance and gym membership, 27 days holiday entitlement and pension scheme.
How to apply
The advert will expire on Tuesday 22nd January 2019
Interviews will take place on Monday 28th January 2019
To apply for this role please submit your CV and a supporting statement that demonstrates how youmeet the key criteria we need. If you wish to discuss the role further, please contact Jennifer Cole at Retinue Solutions, on 0203 837 7976 or via email on Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org.