Emphasis Inventories Ltd is seeking a full time inventory clerk to join our team covering Cambridge/Cambridgeshire for independent work in the region.
Your work will take you all around the city and county, seeing many types of properties. For someone with an interest in the property sector, possibly wanting a career in the industry, this job is a fantastic base. You will join a very supportive team with a strong focus on customer service, but being comfortable and confident about having most contact remotely with the majority of the team being based in London.
Your job will consist of documenting the condition and content of properties at the beginning and end of tenancies. You will place recommendations on who is responsible for any changes to properties during tenancies, using your training and common sense to make sound decisions that protect both tenant’s deposits and landlord’s investments in a fair way.
All necessary training will be provided, but certain personal skills are important. As a person you are very thorough and have good common sense. You have good verbal communication skills and an ability to work independently. You are courteous, objective and not unduly influenced by others. You take responsibility for your work, you are punctual and efficient, and all work is done on time.
Experience as an inventory clerk is not needed. The training given will lead to an accreditation by the AIIC (Association of Independent Inventory Clerks). Access to a car for appointments is required. Work will generally be Monday to Friday, but can over time move to a work rota of 5 days out of 7 per week.
Salary is based on a combination of a fixed monthly amount, and a payment for each booking. All travel costs and usage of own car are reimbursed.
For your application to be considered it needs to include a cover letter that includes 3 specific paragraphs which each explains:
- a job where you extensively interacted with customers (waiter, shop assistant etc.)
- a job or study programme where you showed attention to detail or concentration on a subject over a prolonged period of time (bachelor in chemistry, data entry clerk etc.)
- a job or role where you had a position of trust over a period of time (cashier etc.)
Applications without a cover letter including these 3 separate paragraphs will not be considered.