Salary: Grade 8 - £47,164 - £53,262
Closing Date: 12th December 2021
Interview Date: Interview Date 15th and 16th December 2021
Are you a pro-active, motivated, and confident individual who is seeking a challenging role with good career prospects? If the answer is "yes" then we'd like to hear from you to.
The Council holds an extensive commercial investment property fund, that generates a significant income revenue used to fund a variety of activities across the Council. Alongside this, the Council is currently in the midst of delivering an exciting construction led development project, that will complement our existing assets.
Our c.£150 million investment Property Fund comprises the principal commercial property sectors: office, retail, industrial and alternatives (hotels, car showrooms, petrol stations, leisure, etc.) and aims to provide a high and secure level of income with the prospect of income growth and to maintain the capital value of the properties held in the Fund.
We are seeking an Asset and Property Manager to lead a small team managing the Council's property investment fund with a responsibility to maximise the performance of the Council's strong property investment portfolio, generate income growth through rental increases, refurbishments, active asset management and new lettings, as well as investing in a diversified commercial property portfolio.
At a minimum, you will be able to demonstrate:
We are a diverse organisation delivering a wide range of services and employing people with an even broader range of skills. We want to attract the best, so we provide excellent training opportunities, including support towards professional qualifications. We also offer well established flexible working arrangements including the ability to vary your start and finish times, and work from home on occasion. We also offer many other benefits including health and wellbeing initiatives, an employee assistance programme and discount off a range of well-known high street shops and supermarkets.
We offer a good range of benefits and facilities which include:
Guildford is a regional centre for leisure, business, education, shopping and culture set in beautiful countryside that includes the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Guildford is a thriving market town and is a principal shopping destination with a vibrant night time economy. The town's geographical location provides excellent transport links in all directions, London is just 30 minutes away on the train and the town is well-served by frequent bus routes and subsidised Park and Ride facilities. All of this contributes to a quality of life that attracts many people to live, work in and visit Guildford.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and post-holders to share this commitment. To fulfil this commitment we have robust systems in place for the safe recruitment of staff and volunteers.