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Property Manager


Job Description:

An exciting, one-off opportunity has arisen with a very well respected, boutique independent lettings agent based in Chester. My clients have over 30 years of combined experience, mainly in the Chester Student Market and are looking for a competent, articulate, and experienced Property Manager to take a lead managing a portfolio of Houses.

Property Manager – Benefits


  • Lovely working environment and team.
  • Basic salary of up to £29k depending on experience.
  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays per annum
  • Pension.
  • Eye care and voucher scheme.  

Property Manager – Duties


  • Be the main point of contact for a portfolio of over 50 student HMO’s.
  • Managing scheduled repairs and reactive maintenance.
  • Doing mid term inspections.
  • Organising contractors, gaining quotations, issuing works orders and obtaining invoices.
  • Ensuring property compliance such as EICR’s, gas safety and EPC certifications.
  • Dealing with deposit disputes.
  • Organising and conducting check outs and inventories
  • Organising tenancy paperwork.
  • Getting involved in serving section notices as required
  • Supporting with rental reviews and tenancy renewals
  • General Property Manager duties.
  • Taking the lead on annual change over.
  • Complaint handling.
  • As you are part of a small team, where required you may need to support Sales Manager, Accounts Manager and Director. In turn, Sales Manager and Accounts Manager will support the Property Manager when required in busy periods such as change over.
  • Assisting with Property Refurbishments.

Property Manager – Experience Needed:


  • Previous Property Management experience is essential.
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills.
  • ARLA qualification is desirable.
  • Self motivated.
  • Ability to work off own initiative.
  • Excellent IT knowledge with experience of using Microsoft Office packages, particularly Excel.
  • Must have a car that they can use for work - must be aware will have to use own car for work related tasks on occasions

Magnus James is a specialist recruiter for the property industry and covers the following areas, New Homes, Residential Lettings, Estate Agents, Property Management and Block Management.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    + Excellent benefits

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Property

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