Property Manager

Posted 11 March 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCommercial Property

Job description

Assemble are currently looking for a Property Asset Manager on behalf of an Auckland based privately-owned property investment company. The business has been involved in the New Zealand commercial property market for decades and more recently in the Australian commercial property market. The business continues to take a long-term investment position with a specific focus on value-add acquisitions.
In order to support the management of their mixed-asset commercial portfolio, they now require a property manager, to work with their Senior Asset Manager and General Manager. This is a superb opportunity for someone currently operating as a property manager wanting to the take the next step, with a desire to gain exposure and associated career progression into the higher-level strategic aspects of asset management.  

The Role

The role will have an overriding objective for maximising value through high client and tenant satisfaction levels and being accountable for an allocated portfolio of their commercial assets.  

Your main focus and responsibility will be running the day-to-day property management of a diverse commercial property portfolio in Auckland and Australia, efficiently and accurately. You will be working alongside senior experienced property experts where you will gain significant exposure in negotiating new and existing lease deals, building refurbishment projects, and applying analysis to property investment opportunities.  

The Person  
  • Preferred tertiary qualification, ideally a bachelor's degree with emphasis in property or related subject  
  • 5 years' + experience in commercial real estate with the ability to demonstrate excellent property management knowledge. Experience in other core related areas such as commercial leasing or valuation would be a bonus.
  • Some experience in lease transactions incorporating rent reviews and lease renewals.  
  • A passion for real estate with a good understanding of feasibility and property investment fundamentals, backed with some knowledge of the Auckland market.  
  • Good communication and negotiation skills  
  • Excellent organisational and problem-solving skills for working on a variety of duties  
  • A highly customer/client-focused individual who strives for excellence  
  • Self-motivated with ability to work both autonomous on key aspects of property management.  
This exciting role affords the opportunity to work for a business with a large private portfolio, with the ability to take ownership over strategic decision making, while implementing best practice property management to ensure portfolio performance.  

On offer is a modern working environment, recently updated custom systems to work with, a lively and friendly team who enjoy their jobs, and strong workplace values. This is a business that works hard and rewards well.  

To learn more or to see a full job description, please submit your interest via the link above, or alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Matt Webster at Assemble Recruitment on 027 274 6829.