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Our client is an investment firm with varied operations, founded by a well networked deal maker. Through utilizing robust local connections, extensive industry expertise, our client benefits from a large existing and future pipeline. Their expertise lies in property development and asset management, primarily centred around student accommodation.

They are seeking a caretaker to be stationed at one of their student accommodation buildings, overseeing the management of the building and ensuring tenant needs are effectively addressed.

In this position, you will oversee a team of security and cleaning personnel, as well as on-site contractors engaged in ongoing projects. Your responsibilities will include conducting potential tenant viewings, overseeing intake and exit inspections, and maintaining the overall excellent condition of the facility. Additionally, you will handle minor handyman tasks such as repairing doorknobs and performing light electrical work. Addressing tenant concerns regarding parking, noise, or any other issues will also fall within your scope. Moreover, you will be responsible for following up with tenants regarding rental arrears and sourcing/appointing contractors as needed.

In order to excel in this position, you must have at least 2 years of experience as a Caretaker for a student accommodation property, possess strong negotiation abilities, be able to effectively oversee minor repair and maintenance projects, and hold a matric certificate. Additionally, having empathy and attentiveness are crucial soft skills for success in this role.
Tshego Baitsiwe


Tshego Baitsiwe


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