Letting Negotiator

Cardiff University Students' Union
Cardiff, Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£18,492 per annum
12 Jun 2017
27 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Letting Negotiator - Cardiff Student Letting

Salary £18,492 per annum. The role offers an excellent working environment and benefits package including 38 days annual leave, plus bank holidays. This is a full time, fixed term contract for 12 months.

Cardiff University Students' Union (CUSU) has a vision of working with every Cardiff student to enhance their university experience. As a student-led, independent part of the university, CUSU represents students and provides a diverse and inclusive range of activities and services that enrich student life. These include advice, training, skills development, volunteering opportunities, employment and other services that promote inclusion, friendship and personal development. CUSU supports over 200 student societies and 60 sports clubs that boast more than 10,000 members.

CUSU is also the recognised voice of students at Cardiff University, joining students in campaigning about the issues important to them. The trading subsidiary of CUSU, Cardiff Union Services Limited, manages a purpose built facility in the centre of Cardiff and operates cafes, shops, bars and events that help fund CUSU's charitable activities. CUSU is based on Park Place and at the Heath Park campus, employing over 100 permanent staff and 300 student staff. The organisation is ranked in the top 100 of the Sunday Times Best Not-for-profit Companies to Work For, as well as holding Gold status through Investors in People. CUSU aspires to have a positive impact on the wider community in Cardiff and is consistently graded the number one Students' Union in Wales and in the top ten in the UK for student satisfaction.

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the Letting Agency team at Cardiff Student Letting.

Based in the Students' Union building on Park Place, the successful candidate will assist the Letting Agency team to help manage and grow the existing business. This is very much a sales role with a high emphasis on letting properties. Duties will include arranging and conducting viewings, drafting tenancies, negotiating terms, dealing with both landlord and tenant queries, property maintenance and inspections, organising your own workload, supervising student staff and general office administration.

The person we are seeking must have excellent communication and negotiation skills, a polite and patient manner and a ‘can do' attitude.  Applicants must also hold a full UK driving licence and be competent in the use of I.T. Previous letting experience or working in a sales environment is desirable.

Working hours are normally 9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday, although some flexibility of work routine is required during evenings and weekends.

For further information, please click on the apply button to visit our website.

Please note, we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers. Therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application as early as possible.

The closing date for this position is Monday 26th June 2017 at 5pm.