The Property Manager is responsible for overall tenancy and property management of YWCA Canberra’s not for profit affordable rental service within regulatory and compliance frameworks – The National Regulatory Framework for Community Housing, the Residential Tenancies Act (1997) and the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal. This includes high level liaison with property owners and tenants, including:
The Property Manager works closely with the Unit Manager and Rentwell Assistant to ensure the provision of exceptional customer service and achievement of program objectives. This team is part of the larger Housing Support Unit and Community Services Portfolio and will also work collaboratively with other YWCA Canberra specialist community services and corporate services staff.
About our Housing Services:
YWCA Canberra is a registered community housing provider and has been managing housing and homelessness services for families since 1996. The Housing Support Unit (HSU) also provides supported accommodation services on behalf of the ACT Government. The housing portfolio currently encompasses:
The YWCA operates the Rentwell affordable housing program which provides affordable housing at 74.9% of the market rent, to Canberrans on moderate income who are unable to afford to rent in the private rental market.
The successful applicant will have significant local property management experience, relevant qualifications and operate with honesty and integrity. A positive, friendly, professional, motivated, self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills are essential.
The selection criteria for this position are set out in the position description.
YWCA Canberra is committed to the safety of children and young people. As such, successful applicants will be required to participate fully in all child protection risk management recruitment processes and ongoing character checking and assessment processes.
What’s in it for you
Applications will close on 8 June 2023. Please note that this role will close early if a suitable candidate is found before closing.
Want more information?
For a confidential discussion or further information please contact Shelagh Keith, Rentwell and Next Door Manager on 0477 550 857.