• Commercial Bank International Jobs | Sr. Real Estate Manager

    Commercial Bank International Jobs | Sr. Real Estate Manager

    Location: United Arab Emirates

    Job Description

    We are looking ot hire a Senior Real Estate Manager who will apply industry leading practice to present strategic vision for the Real Estate department as well as the experience to manage and deliver intrinsic attention detail on a construction, fit out or facilities management (FM) project.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Using industry leading practice experience and working closely with key internal stakeholders, create the Real Estate strategic road map of activity and initiatives for the property portfolio as well as the Facilities Management provisions for the entire CBI portfolio and present to the Head of Function.

    • Personally, manage and take end to end responsibility for planning, preparation, collaboration with procurement, vendor engagement, budget preparation and internal governance approvals as required and execution of all construction fit out or facilities management reviews, management take on, initiatives.

    • Manage, mentor and upskill team members activity to ensure all related real estate and FM services are managed as BAU operational as well as all Real Estate and FM related initiatives are managed and executed in accordance with the agreed milestones

    • Prepare feasibility studies, produce initial space plans, coordinate design efforts and technical reports and advise and work closely with Procurement to ensure the best tender options – this will involve preparing contract drawings and valuations for work

    • Manage and take end to end responsibility to manage and monitor the progress of any real estate projects or maintenance services at any location.

    • Identify and drive revenue generation with third party real estate market specialists for a substantial property portfolio.

    • Produce regular auditable governance reports including portfolio planning, key vendor performance metrics, revenue gain vs planned, contract management, vendor relationship management, project planning milestones etc.

    • Managing interaction with Heads of functions as well as executive Senior Leadership Team (SLT) members on sale, lease, rental and building management

    • Fit out and FM: full end to end process of design, construction, fit out, finishing, site coordination and facility management services for the property portfolios

    Job Requirements

    • Education: Property related qualifications (engineering, real estate, construction PM, FM related, etc)

    • Bilingual (English and Arabic) desirable.

    • 10+ years, with demonstrable property management experience, including construction, fit out, renovation, facilities management, site reviews, detailed property inspections.

    • Excellent negotiation & influencing skills to manage third parties & internal stakeholder expectation.

    • Existing real estate and FM industry relationships with reputable service providers to ascertain market trends & analysis, be aware of market activity and overall property related intelligence

    • Ability to derive and drive the real estate strategy recognizing market trends

    • Ability to build trusted relationships & instill confidence in stakeholders

    • Ability to produce real estate and FM related reports to generate awareness, value proposition, management information & intelligent real estate portfolio governance reporting

    • Real estate related technology proficient (e.g. drawing board, CAD, etc.)

    Job Details

    Company: Commercial Bank International - CBI

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates