Housing Acquisitions Manager

Location: London  |  Greater London  |  England
Sector: Criminal Justice
Consultant: Mark Sturman
Job Reference: 35985
Salary: £250 - £350
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Housing are looking an experienced housing acquisitions manager to join their client in the vibrant capital, London for a 12 month Temp contract.

The role of Acquisitions Manager is to procure residential properties in and around London to place on schemes which will be offered to various Local Authorities & the Home Office to meet our internal targets. The acquisitions manager will be responsible for managing the process from finding suitable properties through to completion of the landlord signing a lease agreement.

Knowledge of housing standards such as Decent Homes and the Housing Act are essential to ensure properties meet specific client requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

Creating & delivering procurement strategies

Identify potential landlords & secure leads (finding good quality properties to add to our portfolio of stock)

1 st point of contact for prospective new landlords

Providing sufficient information to landlords following enquires – managing database to follow up after initial enquiry

Maintain database of landlords & follow up leads

Initial visit to properties to establish rental potential & highlight works required

Maintaining contact & managing relationship with prospective clients (social media, phone, e-mail etc)

General administration duties as required

Applicant Requirements:

  • Experience as a Housing Acquisitions Manager
  • Knowledge of the Housing act (Updated Version)
  • Car driver
  • Available full time, 37 hours per week.

Established in 2011, Seven Criminal Housing is a leading provider of staff to Local Authorities, Housing associations, Charities and Private Organisations across the UK.

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