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Head of Lettings

Location London, London Job Type Permanent
Salary £70000 - £80000 per annum Sector Lettings, New Homes

One of the biggest, most exciting developments to hit London are now looking for a Head of Lettings to come in to help manage their portfolio as the development grows based in the Greenwich Peninsula. Over the next 20 years, they intend to invest £8.4 billion into a new district in London in 150 acres with a population estimating 40,000 and 15,000 homes to be built - all backed by Chinese investors and specialists in infrastructure.

The internal sales team within the development are involved in off-plan sales, resales and lettings with investors. Due to the growth of the scheme, their aim is to target investment landlords who will subsequently let the properties through the in-house lettings team, of which the successful candidate will have an instrumental part in growing.

As Head of Lettings, your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Managing budgets
  • Overseeing the lettings team and property management team (current headcount at 5 - set to increase dramatically as the development completes)
  • Handling the growth of the portfolio and related duties
  • Ensuring compliance and procedures are in place
  • Recruiting Property Managers, Negotiators and Admin staff as the portfolio expands to handle demand

Requirements:

  • Experience in Lettings (10 years +)
  • Experience overseeing and managing a portfolio of properties 150+
  • Experience managing staff
  • Experience budgeting and driving revenue growth
  • Demonstrable track record in estate agency or property led sales

What is on offer:

  • £40,000 basic plus benefits
  • £70,000 OTE (to begin with - set to dramatically increase and the portfolio increases)
  • Linear role progression - as the development completes, the responsibilities of your role will naturally evolve
  • Based in Greenwich
  • Become part of one of the most exciting developments to hit London

I am eager to speak with senior Lettings professionals who are looking to take the step up into a Head of Lettings position. Please apply immediately to be considered for the position and to avoid disappointment.