Working as an inventory clerk is perfect for those looking to learn more about the lettings industry and who have a great eye for detail. Although not a front facing customer role there are some key skills and training that is worth thinking about if you are embarking on an inventory clerk career.
General computer skills are useful for any job including working with word and excel for any documentation that is needed. There are specialist programs that help to record all of the inventory items and Property inventory training from organisations that offer this type of software This will help to ensure that you make the most of the software functions that are available and best practice ways of working.
Customer service skills are a great asset to any role whether front facing or not. Being able to communicate effectively with other staff members and the owners of the properties that are being let as well as any tenants that may be in the property or in the process of moving in or out is vital for an inventory clerk.
Other skills that are necessary and may require a level of training involve general computer skills, telephony skills and communication.