About our Client:
Drawing on more than 20 years’ experience, Gartland Property has developed into a prime residential and commercial real estate firm of choice and Fruition are proud to be partnering with this industry leader in their search for a new Leasing Agent/ Assistant Residential Property Manager to join their thriving residential team. Understanding that results come naturally if they are honest and treat people with respect, building long term relationships is the cornerstone of Gartland’s business and underpins their success. Because of this approach, clients respect Gartland’s advice and trust Gartland’s judgement and it is this way of working that also guides their staff and sets Gartland apart from other real estate agencies. Uniquely positioned to drive the success of every client campaign and provide a fresh approach, Gartland Property are a true Geelong local, and have grown to be recognised as a clear business leader and passionate advocate for the community.

About the Opportunity:
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic individual with a bright personality to join Gartland’s  residential property management team. As a Leasing Agent/ Assistant Residential Property Manager, this role is the perfect opportunity to further your career in real estate and develop your skills and experience. Your key responsibilities will include lease negotiations and renewals, inspections, maintenance, rent management, conducting open for inspections and leasing of residential. Primarily responsible for managing the evolving list of residential properties currently available for lease, responding to all incoming prospective tenant enquiries in a timely manner, organising property marketing and facilitating the leasing process from start to finish, you’ll also be responsible for property management across a small portfolio of properties. You’ll develop and manage relationships with owners, tenants and potential tenants, work in a fast-paced environment and negotiate rents and tenancy terms. You’ll also need to accurately process applications including conveying application details and terms to clients and be able to conduct entry and exit reports when needed. A full time position (Monday – Friday), you’ll also work varying times each Saturday in order to conduct the open for inspections required, and sometimes also the odd evening during the week. You’ll then be able to take this time off during the week in lieu. How much (if any) after hours or Saturday work required each week will all depend on how many properties are vacant and for lease across the overall residential portfolio of Gartland at any one time. Accustomed to working autonomously, setting your own schedule and managing your own diary, you’ll be a confident person and particularly across peak busy times, will be able to think quickly and work smartly.

About You:
A reliable, focused and committed individual, you have an Agents Representative Certificate and experience in residential leasing. Adaptable, switched on and energetic, you’re a team player and able to accept instructions easily and readily. With exceptional relationship building skills, you’ll also have strong time and organisation management with a high attention to detail. Immaculately presented, with strong an ability to thrive in a fast paced, continually evolving environment, you’ll be dealing with a wide variety of people on a daily basis, and as such you’ll have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You’ll also have a genuine desire to succeed in the real estate industry, be organised, thorough, highly motivated and have a professional manner. Knowledge on current residential market trends would be advantageous.

About the Perks:
If you are seeking a long-term opportunity to be part of a growing agency that will allow you to develop your career and personal skills in real estate, this is a role that you can’t afford to miss out on! Cultivating the best of the best in its people and practices, Gartland fosters a positive and energising workplace culture which values reward and recognition, innovation and promotes personal development. From workplace wellbeing programs, to role flexibility and ongoing career development, Gartland also actively encourages giving back by engaging a wide range of local community groups and charity organisations. You’ll also work in an amazing office location with a recently revamped and sleek contemporary office outfit.

About Applying:
For further information on this opportunity please contact Lauren Hogan of Fruition Recruitment directly on 0439 351 629 to discuss in absolute confidence. To apply, follow the links or email lhogan@fruitionrecruitment.com.au with your CV.

About Us:
Fruition Recruitment is a Geelong based boutique recruitment firm that specialises in regional recruitment and talent advisory. With a reputation for providing industry leading results, Fruition works hard to provide a fresh alternative to sales-driven agencies and is a business that clients love working with and candidates trust. We are working on this vacancy on behalf of our client.

Please note, hand delivered CVs or office drop ins will not be accepted (candidate meetings are by appointment only) and due to the large volume of applications responses we receive to our advertised roles, we’re only able to contact shortlisted candidates. If it has been more than 7 business days since the date of your application and you haven’t heard from us but would like some specific feedback on your application, please feel free to contact us directly and we’d be happy to discuss with you.

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