Lettings Agent - Maternity Cover (Full or Part Time) - Barnsley

£9.50 - £11.00 per hour depending on experience. - Property & Estate Management
Ref: 290 Date Posted: Thursday 13 Jan 2022
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Temporary Lettings Agent/ Negotiator - temporary to October 2022 (maternity cover) with a view to becoming permanent. 

Our client is a fast growing, dynamic company focused on property lettings and offering high quality maintenance. They pride themselves in the friendly, flexible service they provide to their longstanding clients.

Job description

Are you a self-motivated, vibrant person who’s happy to get stuck in, with a can-do attitude? This role might be right up your street.

We’re looking for a positive, upbeat Lettings Agent/ Negotiator to join our clients happy team.

Your hours would be:
Monday to Friday. Hours are flexible over 3-5 days, full or part time and can be fitted around family commitments such as the school run.  

This role is office-based in Royston, Barnsley.

Although lettings experience is preferred, our client is happy to train the right person with proven ability in customer service and sales.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Taking rental payments by phone and in person, updating a database and contacting late payers.
  • Marketing properties through the office and online industry partners.
  • Taking enquiries by phone and in person, arranging and carrying out viewings, processing applications and negotiating tenancies.
  • Administration by email and phone using our database.
  • Completing inventories and checking tenants in and out.
  • Keeping up to date with and maintaining compliance with current legislation.
  • Arranging maintenance appointments.
  • Liaising between tenants, landlords and contractors.
  • Conducting property inspections and reports.


Essential requirements

· Driving licence

· Customer service/sales experience.

· Telephone skills

· General IT skills including Word, Excel, database entry and email


· Estate/letting agency or sales experience.

· Own car