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Porter - Period block of flats in St John's Wood, NW8

Job Title: Porter - Period block of flats in St John's Wood, NW8
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West London, London
Salary: Up to £22000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LO004361_1552318196
Contact Name: Shannon Baxter
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2019 15:29

Job Description

Period luxury residential building in North West London currently seeking an experienced porter to oversee the day to day running of their site.

4 on, 4 off: 8am - 7pm
(Average 38.5 hours per week)

You will be working on a temp - perm basis


- As the Porter, you are to assist all residents at all times together with their guests and visitors as and when. It should be remembered that your duty is to the residents as a whole and any assistance given to any individual should not detract from your duties required to the whole
- Be in the lobby at appropriate time to allow entry for collection from post box
- Ensure that you are always courteous, polite and positive to residents, guests, suppliers and the public in general
- Always open the door for tenants and be courteous and helpful at all times
- Monitor all persons at the property and ensure they have the right to be present
- Make a note in the diary of any tenant moving in or out and if new, take name, expected length of tenancy and details of letting agents
- Monitor the presence of workmen around the building and supervise their activities to ensure minimum disturbance to residents, and that house rules are adhered to
- Ensure that parcel deliveries for absent tenants are kept in the office and logged and that the tenant is notified immediately
- Help tenants unload shopping and watch over while they find a parking place
- Report any Health & Safety issues to the Managing Agent, and ensure full safe working practices in the building
- Cleaning/Caretaking duties as required

- Energetic and flexible team member
- Hands on and able to use own initiative
- Ability to communicate positively and effectively with a willingness to help others
- Passion to deal with and resolve problems relating to the building
- Provide exemplary service to residents and colleagues
- High level of safety and security consciousness
- High level of discretion and diplomacy

Previous experience working in residential apartments is essential. The successful candidate must be able to provide excellent references and be willing to undergo full vetting checks.