Property Portfolio Manager
We are looking for a new energetic member of our small development team based in Teesside/North Yorks. We are energy sector focussed, covering both traditional and renewable technologies, with a diverse land and property portfolio. The role requires the applicant to manage a small portfolio of domestic, office and commercial properties located in the Teesside and wider area. The portfolio also includes a large commercial development site in SW England and a sporting property in Scotland. You will report into the Managing Director of the business, with the remit it to maximise the return and associated development potential of the current property portfolio and actively pursue new development opportunities for investment. You will be based in our Head Office, with associated independent working.
Responsibilities and Duties
·Act as the primary contact for all of our current tenants, including any contractual and maintenance requirements.
·Manage and liaise with external surveyors, managing agents and other property professional advisers.
·Investigate opportunities to increase the return on the properties.
·Lead development / planning processes where appropriate.
·Maximise occupancy rates and ensure that empty properties are efficiently filled, create options and marketing strategies where required.
·Compile and deliver a coherent property investment strategy.
·Maintain relationships and industry contacts to ensure the business has the opportunity to invest in potential properties / land, when they are available.
·Maintain an annual budget and report to the MD on a quarterly basis.
·Deal with property insurance, rating and other similar arrangements.
Qualifications and Skills
·>10 years’ experience in the property sector.
·An independent, driven personality with an entrepreneurial approach.