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We want friendly, energetic and upbeat people to work with us. A proactive person who can fix a problem with a smile if things go wrong. No tears or tantrums, but with a positive attitude expected from a growing business like ours. If you think the description fits you to a T, come on over for a chat. Or apply for any of the roles below by sending your CV to welisten@dwellstudent.co.uk. We welcome both students and professionals.

Current Vacancies

dwell Student Services are part of a Group of companies that own and operate an accommodation business in several countries, including student accommodation in the UK. It is part of a diversified business group listed on the Singapore Exchange.   The company has moved into the UK student market in 2014 and recently took over further accommodation in the Bristol, Manchester and Newcastle area.

The Company has recently appointed a City Manager for the Manchester area and we are now looking for two Accommodation Managers to support the City Manager in focusing on student experience, health and safety, maximising occupancy and building positive relations in line with dwell’s overall objectives.  Each Accommodation Manager will have responsibility for a small portfolio of sites, with 1700 beds across all five sites.

Your focus will be to monitor and support staff in the planning and delivery of services. To make this happen, you will provide efficient management and administrative support, getting involved in everything from developing and implementing annual site plans, to being on hand to answer customer queries.

You will be required to monitor all service delivery and take appropriate corrective actions should you find any shortfalls in the services being provided.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this role, as is previous experience of providing service delivery within a customer focused environment, working to budgets and targets, IT skills, including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel are also required. As our client group is primarily University students, a familiarity with their needs and expectations is essential, along with previous experience within a facilities / housing / accommodation service provider role.

You will work weekends, public holidays and some evenings depending on the needs of the business; therefore a flexible approach is essential.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated and driven individual, who wants a genuine opportunity to develop and grow with the business as it expands further in the UK Student Accommodation market.

If you have the skills, experience and motivation required, please apply today.

Dwell Student Living is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Accommodation Manager Job Spec

dwell Student Services are part of a Group of companies that own and operate an accommodation business in several countries, including student accommodation in the UK. It is part of a diversified business group listed on the Singapore Exchange.   The company has moved into the UK student market in 2014 and recently took over further accommodation in the Bristol, Manchester and Newcastle area.

The Company has recently appointed a City Manager for the Manchester area and we are now looking for two Accommodation Managers to support the City Manager in focusing on student experience, health and safety, maximising occupancy and building positive relations in line with dwell’s overall objectives.  Each Accommodation Manager will have responsibility for a small portfolio of sites, with 1700 beds across all five sites.

Your focus will be to monitor and support staff in the planning and delivery of services. To make this happen, you will provide efficient management and administrative support, getting involved in everything from developing and implementing annual site plans, to being on hand to answer customer queries.

You will be required to monitor all service delivery and take appropriate corrective actions should you find any shortfalls in the services being provided.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this role, as is previous experience of providing service delivery within a customer focused environment, working to budgets and targets, IT skills, including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel are also required. As our client group is primarily University students, a familiarity with their needs and expectations is essential, along with previous experience within a facilities / housing / accommodation service provider role.

You will work weekends, public holidays and some evenings depending on the needs of the business; therefore a flexible approach is essential.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated and driven individual, who wants a genuine opportunity to develop and grow with the business as it expands further in the UK Student Accommodation market.

If you have the skills, experience and motivation required, please apply today.

Dwell Student Living is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Accommodation Manager Job Spec

  • Permanent position
  • Salary – £7800
  • Bonus – 10% (performance based, not guaranteed)
  • 20 Hours per week (Mon, Tues, Wed, Sat, Sun 4 hours per shift)
  • Reports to – Accommodation Manager

Job Purpose:

  • To ensure a clean, safe and pleasant environment for students, employees and visitors
  • To deliver a “World Class” Customer experience
  • To ensure that our properties are sold out
  • To ensure high standards of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the accommodation.
  • To ensure all repairs and maintenance requirements are reported.

 Job Accountabilities:

  • To prepare accommodation for new occupants
  • To identify and report any maintenance issues
  • To ensure that all properties are cleaned to a good standard
  • To maintain the cleanliness of interior surfaces of Centurion Student Services buildings
  • Maintain a clean and safe environment working within all regulatory and legislative guidelines
  • Ensure that all services meet Centurion Student Services specified standards and service levels including KPIs and annual objectives
  • To make ready necessary vacated rooms in the accommodation for new arrivals including rubbish removal and cleaning
  • Liaise with the Accommodation Manager for ordering of cleaning materials and ensuring female hygiene bins are regularly emptied
  • To ensure that all Health and Safety rules and regulations pertaining to hygiene and cleanliness are adhered to
  • To implement issues arising from Health and Safety inspections within an agreed timescale as directed by the Management team
  • Assist and befriend Residents whilst maintaining professional boundaries
  • To work within all company policies and procedures
  • To ensure that our properties are sold out
Coordinator, Development and Asset Management

Location: Manchester

Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 dependant on qualification and experience.

dwell Student Services are part of a Group of companies that own and operate an accommodation business in several countries, including student accommodation in the UK. It is part of a diversified business group listed on the Singapore Exchange.   The company has moved into the UK student market in 2014 and recently took over further accommodation in the Bristol, Manchester and Newcastle area.

The Company has recently restructured the Development and Asset Management service and we are now looking for a Coordinator to support the Development and Asset Management team to work closely with contractors, customers and colleagues to co-ordinate the activities that deliver an effective and efficient service, keeping computerised repair ordering systems ( Navision) fully up to date, processing requests for cost variation and reporting on contractor performance in real time.  The Coordinator will maintain and regularly update the computerised repair ordering system, review and approve low level cost variations within delegated authority of financial standing orders as well as produce standard and custom reports relating to repairs and maintenance performance.

For this role you will need to have previous experience of facility, repairs and maintenance, working for either a client or contractor along with excellent interpersonal and communication skills You will need to be able to demonstrate good IT skills, including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel and databases along with excellent organisational skills.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated and driven individual, who wants a genuine opportunity to develop and grow with the business as it expands further in the UK Student Accommodation market.

If you have the skills, experience and motivation required, please apply today.

dwell Student Living is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Coordinator, Development and Asset Management Job Specification

Surveyor, Development and Asset Management

Location: Manchester with travel to other sites across the Company’s portfolio

Salary: ££35,000 to £40,000 plus car allowance

dwell Student Services are part of a Group of companies that own and operate an accommodation business in several countries, including student accommodation in the UK. It is part of a diversified business group listed on the Singapore Exchange.   The company has moved into the UK student market in 2014 and recently took over further accommodation in the Bristol, Manchester and Newcastle area.

The Company has recently restructured the Development and Asset Management service and we are now looking for a Surveyor to support the Senior Manager, Development and Asset Management in focusing on delivery of Health and Safety Strategy.  The Surveyor will prepare technical specifications and associated documentation for obtaining quotations and tenders for works and support the Senior Manager, Development and Asset Management in the role of Contract Administrator in relation to cyclical maintenance and planned investment projects, and oversee works on site.  You will be expected to undertake pre and post inspections of works, and resolve problems identified at those inspections.

For this role you will need to hold a BTEC HNC level qualification in a building studies / surveying or M&E and have experience of writing specifications and preparing schedules of work.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this role, as is previous experience of managing and delivery projects at site level within a customer focused environment, working to budgets and targets, IT skills, including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel are also required.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated and driven individual, who wants a genuine opportunity to develop and grow with the business as it expands further in the UK Student Accommodation market.

If you have the skills, experience and motivation required, please apply today.

dwell Student Living is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Surveyor, Development and Asset Management – Job Specification

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