Real estate expert job at Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd


Do you thrive in a fast-paced work environment? Do you like working under tight deadlines? Do you like to make a difference? If this sounds like you, then this could be the perfect role for you.

At Johnnie Johnson Housing, we are now looking for a Real Estate Expert to join us.

Our real estate experts are responsible for providing a high quality, client-focused survey / inspection service of planned, capital and cyclical work programs for all of our properties. Ensuring that reactive repairs and empty work on properties are completed to high standards and within dedicated budget, you will perform inspections, inventory status surveys and annual surveys associated with projects. individual, reactive repairs, faults, cyclical projects and asbestos, and will complete inspects the work and actively resolves complaints and queries from residents, tenants, co-workers and external customers regarding repairs, services and the planned work.

As a real estate expert, you will gather technical assistance and information related to decay claims and manage, from start to finish, complex renovation and decent housing programs, including initial consultations, monitoring on site. place, approval of final accounts and correction of defaults.

So now that you’ve heard a bit about the role, let us tell you a bit about the team! It’s important to know who you could work with, isn’t it?

Our team

The team you will join is a very nice tight-knit team of seven people. We are led by the person in charge of property and building security and in addition to providing support to the organization, we also support each other.

About you

We are looking for someone who holds an HND / HNC or equivalent in a relevant field and has experience in a similar role, with an understanding of social housing. Excellent communicator who puts customers at the heart of everything you do, you will enjoy working to pace and with colleagues across the company, and have a passion for continuous improvement, self-development and others. Able to plan, lead and support projects, you will be adaptable and accept change and enjoy making decisions and being responsible.

A full UK driving license is essential, as is access to a car for professional use.

And the advantages of working for us?

We adopted a whole agile way of working, which means you can also work from home, as long as our residents and clients are prioritized, we will also offer you a degree of flexibility using our ‘My lifestyle ‘ guidelines, which means you can witness the important things in life. So whether you have a gym class you’d like to attend, your kid is playing at school, or you just have a new fridge on the way, we’ll work with you to be flexible!

We also offer a fantastic vacation package of 33 days per year (including statutory holidays) which increases to 38 days after 5 years of seniority (pro-rated for fixed-term contracts). We can offer you a 35-hour work week, a pension plan plus 5% employer contribution and a recognition plan with both financial and non-financial rewards such as gift certificates, early departures or even a later departure! There are also many other great perks – you can find out more about that on our Careers site!

About Us

We are a non-profit housing association, housing over 8,000 residents in the North West, North East, Yorkshire and Derbyshire. Our vision To live longer, Live better is simply about helping people age well and live independently longer.