Associate Director of Surveying - Retail
Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
£55000 - £60000/annum
Permanent (Full time)
Joshua Robert Recruitment are excited to be working with one of the UK’s largest and most successful Property Management business’. Their Property management team looks after over £12bn of commercial property across their UK offices. The company works on behalf of fund managers, REITs, private equity groups and foreign investors helping to ensure their assets work harder, delivering higher returns and better performance. The organisation is growing and over the last 12 months have added some of the best, most dynamic property managers around to their already first class team.
An exciting opportunity has arisen in the property management Retail team for an Associate Director, based in either my clients London or Manchester Office. The successful applicant will have experience in retail property management and a penchant for delivering a first class service to our clients.
To manage and take ‘full ownership’ of a given number of retail properties including shopping centres.
To carry out property inspections and take note of building defects, tenant alterations, occupiers and what is happening in the local area.
To draft and present management reports to the client in face to face meetings.
Management of rental and other income on property portfolios.
A sound knowledge and understanding of Landlord and Tenant law to support and assist clients in connection with value enhancement opportunities including rent review, letting and lease renewal programmes, and progress tenant applications for consent to assign, sublet and alter.
Reporting to and working with clients on tenure and physical improvements to properties.
Ensuring tenants’ compliance with lease obligations in relation to use and maintenance obligations.
Assisting clients in the acquisition and disposal of properties.
Monitor Riskwise to ensure the properties are compliant with Health & Safety requirements.
Ensure service charge budgets and reconciliations are delivered in line with guidelines & Client KPI’s.
To work with facilities managers, centre managers, client accountants, purchase ledger and treasury and other central functions.
To ensure our property management systems are kept up to date at all times.
An understanding of the Property Market.
An understanding of the rationale behind retail asset management opportunities and showing a readiness to engage in negotiations.
Be organised/have a methodical approach to their work.
Be presentable and client facing.
Possess an ability and desire to exceed client’s expectations with excellent client service skills.
Experience supervising, directing and managing site based staff.
Desire to meet deadlines with attention to detail.
An ability to hit deadlines, targets and KPI’s on the buildings that you manage
MRICS is essential.
An understanding of TRAMPS is desirable
In return you will receive a competitive salary along with the opportunity to contribute to a growing organisation, providing both personal and career development opportunities. You will be part of a team where you really matter, working for a company committed to engaging with and developing all employees.
For more information, please contact Lee Tiff on:
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