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Corporate Services Description
The Corporate Services division in Asia is responsible for the daily office operations across the region. Standard office hours are 0900 to 1800 hours, but coverage is extended on a 24 x 7 basis as required to meet the Firm’s needs.
Corporate Services’ strategic plan is to anticipate and provide the space and supporting services for internal business units.
The organization employs a matrix management structure with specific office needs delivered by local management and the functional teams support the local management by providing expertise across seven major areas :
The Portfolio Management team provides location strategies, lease and transaction management support and services for both Firm Management and Business Units.
Specific responsibilities include space acquisitions, disposals and supplemental agreements, lease negotiations, management of the documentation, due diligence and incentives.
The Portfolio Manager is responsible for managing a full spectrum of lease activities in India to support the Firm’s needs and interests throughout the transaction life cycle.
The role requires a thorough understanding of transaction process and India real estate market along with strong organizational, communication and leadership skills.
Primary Functional Roles & Responsibilities :
Cross-Functional Roles & Responsibilities :
Project Management and Financial Controllers Group
Skills & Qualifications : ·Bachelor Degree·MBA or Master Degree in Real Estate is preferred·Minimum of 10 years in a corporate real estate role with a global organization·Strong and effective verbal and written communication skills·Excellent team, individual, and mentoring skills ·Strong collaboration skills that promote effective working across functional areas ·Exceptional organizational, follow-
up and time-management skills ·Forward thinking; able to visualize and execute on ideas; strategically minded with tactical appreciation·Thorough understanding of regional real estate markets in relation to strategy, transactions, estate management and lease administration ·Demonstrable experience in client relationship management, real estate strategy, transaction management, negotiation skills and vendor management in high paced environment·Broad understanding of global real estate trends, best practices and vendor marketplace·Knowledge and understanding of benchmarks, portfolio metrics and supply vs demand analyses·Strong financial / analytical and problem-
solving skills, ability to offer innovative options·Full understanding of financial impact of real estate decisions from profit & loss, cash and NPV viewpoints·Experience in strategic planning and project management is a plus