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Careers

 

D.J. Alexander offers excellent career opportunities based in our Edinburgh and Glasgow city centre offices. Please send your CV with a covering email explaining why you feel you should be considered for this role to careers@djalexander.co.uk.

 Please see our available roles below 

  • Experienced Data Analyst
  • Property Manager


EXPERIENCED DATA ANALYST

Who you are

You are an experienced Data Analyst looking for a fulfilling and challenging role and a career with prospects in a growing company with big plans. You are a self-motivated team player who likes to be ahead of the game and relishes working under pressure.

Who we are

We are DJ Alexander, a fast-growing UK property management company with big ambitions and a new brand, apropos, launching in January. We need to gather and analyse a wide range of data spread across integrated and disparate, internal and external systems, and we are seeking a data expert to join our dynamic team in central Edinburgh.  We are supported by EPCC and The Data Lab

What the job involves

You will be responsible for gathering and analysing data from across our business and the wider industry in order to deliver against specific goals and to provide the necessary insight for the further expansion of our business.

Some of the finer details of the job; you will:

  • Use initiative and imagination to complete data knowledge requirements from a variety of external sources
  • Enable us to make well-informed and data-driven commercial decisions
  • Strive for the highest standards of data quality and governance
  • Continually innovate using the latest technology to improve collection, visualisation and analysis of data
  • Design specific algorithms to enable the business to make decisive and exciting new business strategy decisions

What you will need:

  • Proven track record in data analysis and problem solving, particularly in relation to large datasets where gaps in knowledge exist
  • Strong analytical and organisational skills
  • Thirst for knowledge and ability to seek out new sources of pertinent data
  • Eye for detail and accuracy
  • Good knowledge and experience in working with technologies such as R, SQL, Power BI, and Excel across semi-structured data sets
  • The ability to work quickly, under pressure and to deadlines
  • Up-to-date knowledge of technology and data regulations
  • Degree qualification in mathematics, statistics, computer science or a related subject
  • Current legal right to work in the UK

What we will give you:

  • A competitive salary dependent on experience, plus other benefits
  • The chance to grow within our rapidly expanding business

To apply please send your cv careers@djalexander.co.uk 

 

PROPERTY MANAGER - EDINBURGH

Come and work as a Property Manager for D J Alexander, a company that offers exceptional opportunities to advance and learn alongside accomplished business leaders in the industry. 

As market leader D J Alexander has over 30 years’ experience and is constantly expanding, developing and striving to change the Property Industry. D J Alexander is a trusted brand with a strong heritage and is known for our customer care with clients and employees alike.  We believe that our people are what makes our business successful.

The Role:- 

This challenging role will put on the front line, managing a range of property management tasks including viewings, inventories, inspections and checkouts, with no two days the same! Ideally, we are looking for a Property Manager with a least one years’ experience within property lettings, with knowledge of the different areas of Edinburgh.  Alternatively, someone with a strong sales background within a target driven environment will be considered for the role.

The candidate should be a highly effective negotiator, with excellent communications skills, a strong customer service background and have great attention to detail.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a prestigious company currently expanding, in a varied and fast paced role with fantastic career prospects.

Responsibilities are varied but will include:-

  • Carrying out viewings of available properties 
  • Negotiating tenancy agreements
  • Liaising with landlords after viewings to agree tenancies
  • Managing landlords’ expectations regarding possible works required
  • Managing incoming tenants’ expectations to avoid disappointment at move in
  • Regular marketing updates Renegotiating entry dates as required
  • Dealing with phone and email enquiries
  • Booking appointments
  • Updating landlords
  • Rent arrears visits
  • New inventories and inventory updates
  • Check out inspections
  • Confirming cleaning requirements
  • Establishing dilapidation responsibility
  • Liaising with the team over issues affecting proposed lease start date
  • Routine inspections and resulting landlord updates/upgrades Updating system/saving reports/inventories/photos

 Requirements you will need:-

  • Full clean drivers’ licence
  • Ideally 1 years Property Management Experience
  • Can demonstrate good negotiation/communication skills and be very competent in resolving conflict and potential disputes – both written and verbal
  • IT proficient
  • Personable character with the ability to multi task and perform under pressure
  • Working hours of Monday – Thursday 9am – 5.30pm and Fridays 9am – 5pm
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The Location:  You’ll be joining our property team based just of off Easter Road in Edinburgh.  In a newly refurbished business centre close to the city centre, offering a great transport service and surrounded by all local amenities. At D J Alexander we work and play together so we've been known to have great social environment, and enough treats to keep the whole office buzzing. It all adds up to one amazing, vibrant place to work with an exciting company culture.

Why You Should Apply:-

  • Competitive salary package (£18,500 - £24,000 depending on experience)
  • Company vehicle for work and private use
  • Company Phone and IPad
  • 30 days holiday allowance
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Excellent growth and development opportunities
  • Variety of employee benefits including Child Care Vouchers, Referral Rewards and many others.
  • Friendly and supportive working environment where colleagues are valued and supported

To apply please send your cv careers@djalexander.co.uk 

 

If you cannot see a vacancy suited to your experience please send your CV to careers@djalexander.co.uk for future consideration.

All applications will be treated confidentially.