Position Title: Leasing Specialist
Location: Arlington, Virginia 22204
Reports to: Senior Community Manager
Status: Full-Time, Direct Hire

Jones Networking is recruiting for a Leasing Specialist to join a high-rise community in Arlington, VA. Our client is seeking a candidate that values resident satisfaction and is dedicated to  exceeding resident expectations at every service opportunity. This is an excellent career opportunity to join, grow, and excel within an award-winning property management team! Our client offers competitive salary plus leasing and renewal bonuses, annual bonus opportunity, comprehensive healthcare benefits (medical/dental/vision), 401(k) with employer match, free parking, career development, tuition assistance and many other benefits.

Leasing Specialist Position Summary:
-Participate in creating extraordinary first impressions for every lobby visitor and applying consistent follow-through to maintain a positive experience for all residents and visitors.
-Provide exceptional service to current and future residents, and work to build and maintain meaningful relationships that continue throughout a residents’ time at the community.
-Serve as the point person to listen to resident needs and connect them with the appropriate staff member, creating confidence that resident concerns will be resolved in a timely and efficient manner.
-Participate in leasing and resident retention strategies; maximize resident satisfaction by coordinating with team members to provide exceptional customer service.
-Assist with planning, budgeting, and implementing community events and monthly New Resident Orientation.
-Communicate with the Maintenance Team, acting as a liaison between residents and engineers to ensure both parties are fully informed of maintenance request status.
-Conduct tours of community and apartment(s) to future renters and communicate features and benefits.
-Assist in monitoring upcoming lease expiration dates, aiding in distribution of renewal offer letters as needed.
-Participate in outreach and marketing activities on a regular basis to obtain prospective residents.

Leasing Specialist Qualifications Summary:
-Minimum six months experience in leasing for a property management company.
-Knowledge of Federal Fair Housing and Landlord Tenant Laws desired.
-Exceptional customer service skills and telephone etiquette.
-Strong verbal and written communication skills.
-Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel; Entrata software is a plus.
-Marketing, social media and/or event planning experience desired.

If you’re ready to take the next step towards an exciting new career, visit www.jonesnet.com to view all of our current openings in Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, and Charlotte, NC.