Private Sector Leasing Scheme Administrator

Job Title Private Sector Leasing Scheme Administrator
Salary £20,835 – £23,948 p.a TBC
Location Cambourne
Contract Type Full time permanent
Closing Date 23 January 2019

Private Sector Leasing Scheme Administrator

Contract: Full-time permanent

Salary Grade 3, £20,835 – £23,948 : evaluation pending

Cambridgeshire is one of the fastest growing counties in the country, South Cambridgeshire District Council is a forward-thinking authority, and with investment in new properties projected, is ready to meet the challenges ahead.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, self motivated individual who wants to join a small team within a new housing company, solely owned by South Cambridgeshire District Council. The Administrator role is based at Cambourne, and will be providing all the administrative support for the Private Sector Leasing Scheme.

Shire Homes Lettings Limited is a newly created company, solely funded through SCDC. It was set up to provide affordable privately rented accommodation for those looking for a new home.

This exciting opportunity will see you delivery a wide range of administrative support to the PSL Scheme, including dealing with telephone and email enquiries, therefore good communication skills are essential attributes. Knowledge of the benefits system would be desirable, but not essential, as there will be a requirement to assist tenants with claims.

Specific duties will include:

  • Handling tenant and landlord enquiries
  • Indexing documentation onto the document management system
  • Diarising appointments
  • General admin support to the Shire Homes Lettings Manager
  • Budget monitoring and rent accounting
  • Occasional home visits to tenants (CRB check required)
  • Liaise with contractors to ensure ‘Value for Money’

Benefits include: Flexible working, pension scheme, annual leave, childcare vouchers and staff discounts.

Closing date:  Wednesday 23th January 2019, 09:00
Interview date:    TBC

For more information, or informal discussion about the role, please contact Louise Moulding, Shire Homes Lettings Manager on 01954 713046.