Asset Management – Planner Administrator
29.6 hours per week, Monday – Thursday, based in Preston.
Salary up to £21524.77 pro rata (£17,219.82 actual)
What will you be doing in this role?
This is an excellent opportunity to join our busy, high performing Asset Management team. The team supports a wide range of services including our property repair and development teams, grounds maintenance and estates, and arranges CGA’s asbestos surveys, homecare surveys and energy performance certificates. In this role, you'll plan and schedule all work activities, ensuring our systems are up to date and our teams' productivity is maximised. You'll also carry out a wide range of admin tasks to support the department.
What we are looking for in you
We are looking for a proactive, determined and confident person to join our team. You'll have a passion for great customer service, love 'organising' and will enjoy being busy and dealing with people.
The main things:
- You'll be able to show us good IT skills, particularly with Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, and be a quick learner to get to grips with our in-house scheduling software
- You'll be planning multiple operatives' diaries so you'll need to be organised and work accurately and methodically
- You'll have experience of working in a busy office environment, be a team player and be able to prioritise your own work effectively
- You'll have great communication skills - both written and verbal - and be able to deal with our customers and colleagues politely and tactfully face to face, by email and by phone
We aim to make our employee experience second to none and our benefits package reflects how we much we value our colleagues. We offer a variety of benefits including a company-paid health cash plan, in addition to generous holiday entitlement, free hot drinks, free parking, a great office space, Christmas shutdown, your birthday off... plus much more!
An important bit!
Inclusion is key for us. We would love to hear from people from diverse backgrounds for this role, and second languages come in handy. For more information about our approach to diversity in recruitment click here: https://www.communitygateway.co.uk/inclusive-recruitment
Dates for your diary:
The closing date for this advert is midnight on Sunday 12th September 2021 with interviews expected to be held week commencing 13th September 2021. We reserve the right to close this job early if we receive a lot of applications, so if you are interested - APPLY NOW!
A bit more about us:
Community Gateway own and manage almost 7000 homes across the city of Preston, but we are so much more than just a landlord. We aim to create vibrant, friendly and diverse communities where people want to live, work and play and are part way through our ambitious 5-year plan focusing on evolving, investing, and supporting colleagues, customers and our communities. We employ passionate and talented people…. could you be the perfect fit for us?
If you have read all this and you think you’re the one that we want, then get started on your application!