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Employment Type:
Part time
Posted:
8/6/2019
Job Category:
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry
LEASING CONSULTANT (Part-Time | Northlake Farms)
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Buckingham Companies | Gurnee, IL
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Job Description

Creativity, Passion, Execution: Our PEOPLE make the difference! Buckingham Companies is seeking a high energy, creative Leasing Consultant for Northlake Farms, a 222 unit property in Gurnee, IL. We offer competitive compensation package with excellent benefits, base pay and bonus potential / leasing commissions and career growth opportunities. This position will require WEEKDAY and some WEEKEND hours.

Training/Education:

* High school diploma or equivalent
* Valid Driver's License and reliable private transportation

Experience/Skills:

* Minimum two years of progressively responsible sales related experience
* Apartment Leasing and Yardi experience is strongly preferred
* Demonstrated excellence in producing promotional materials
* Ability to meet the public with courtesy, tact and poise
* Computer skills sufficient to enter daily operations data into the computer

Essential Functions:

* Performs all functions related to residency inquiries including telephone and in-person inquiries and maintaining records of the inquiries
* Conducts apartment and general property tours, takes telephone inquiries, greets future residents, takes applications and deposits while verifying information, and follow-up of all future residents.
* Furnishes and explains written material and applications to prospective residents
* Screens, interviews, and notifies applicants of their acceptance or denial as residents in accordance with company procedures, Equal Housing Opportunity (EHO) requirements and any applicable program regulations
* Conducts marketing surveys and makes marketing recommendations based on an analysis of the surveys
* Composes newspaper and other media material for use in promoting residency
* Creates and develops promotional ideas and materials
* Assists the Property Manager in maintaining all aspects of property operations. The Property Manager will generally assign primary areas of responsibility (which may change over time), to ensure that the Leasing Agent receives continually training concerning each aspect of operating the property.
* Ensures the office, business center, clubhouse, models, target apartments and market ready apartments are in perfect condition. Cleans, vacuums and dusts as needed. Physically inspect property when on grounds, pick up litter and report any service needs to maintenance staff. Inspect move-outs and vacancies.
* Makes community contacts with employers, real estate agencies, and others as part of the corporate and community outreach program
* Accepts checks, money orders and certified checks for daily deposits
* Timely reporting of any property loss on liability related incidents to the insurance company
* Timely reporting of any work related injuries to the workers' compensation insurance company
* Comply with all local, state and federal regulations as well as all company policies and procedures

Base Hourly pay with bonus and monthly commission potential.

Typical hours are: Mondays 9-3, Tuesdays 9-2, Wednesdays 10-4, closed Thursdays, Fridays 9-6. One Saturday every 1-2 months.

About Buckingham Companies

Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLP provides legal services to Palm Beach County, Broward County and all of South Florida through our Boca Raton office. Our Boca Raton office is staffed with 14 attorneys and a legal support team consisting of paralegals and support staff. Though we offer a comprehensive range of legal services to the community, we specialize in Trusts and Estates, Probate Litigation, Corporate Transactional Work, Business Law, Commercial Lending Transactions and Intellectual Property and Pharmaceutical Law.