Group Manager

Jones Lange Lasalle Inc.
Washington, DC
Oct 26, 2021
Oct 28, 2021
Full Time
About JLL - We're JLL-a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 91,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That's why we're committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We're using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities. Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we're honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally. Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we're headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together. If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don't meet all of the requirements below. We're interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table! We are currently seeking a Group Manager to join our office property management team. Our team's priorities are: * Providing an experiential approach which guides a differentiated property management experience, resulting in better care and better business * Support the exponential growth of our business by providing people integration and synergy * Develop our people for bigger and better roles * Supporting ambitions beyond the workplace * Applying new technology and data to drive change What this job involves Leadership and managing multiple properties As a Group Manager at JLL, your tenure in the property management industry will enable you to provide leadership to multiple property management teams. You will be focused on the client experience by providing innovative solutions to the client and tenants. Multi-tasking and flexibility are essential skills needed in this role as well as overseeing property managers and being held accountable for the performance of their portfolios. You will approve budgets and financial reports, identify new opportunities and assist the Regional Manager with business development initiatives. Creating strategic and collaborative solutions You are an individual who sees the big picture, acts decisively and focuses on creating an energized and collaborative environment. As a Group Manager, you will contribute to the establishment and refinement of work quality, cultural initiatives and best practices to drive results as a team. You will also contribute to developing successful, diverse teams through inclusive and thoughtful means of communication. You are focused on strengthening strategic partnerships with clients, pitching new business proposals and delivering innovative solutions to expand our footprint in the marketplace. Embracing the human side of business You are people focused, seeking out and understanding the needs, perspectives and motivations of clients and team members alike. Your ability to manage client and vendor relationships will allow for seamless conflict resolution, account maintenance, and overall development of client relationships. Sound like the job you're looking for? Before you apply it's also worth knowing what we're looking for: Education and experience * Bachelor's degree required and advanced degree preferred * Minimum of ten (10) years of commercial property management experience * Must have strong financial acumen and experience preparing budgets, CAM reconciliations, and other types of related financial reports * Strong communication and presentation skill required, as well as a proven track record in business development * Familiarity with building systems, lease negotiation, documentation and administration * Must have at least three (3) years of experience managing multiple property management teams * District of Columbia Real Estate license required within the first six months of employment, preferred * Experience using a property management accounting platform, such as Yardi, Kardin or MRI is required A relationship builder Both verbal and written communication skills are vital, and, of course you'll be good at establishing relationships with all levels of the organization & external clients. Tech minded The real estate industry is consistently changing with technology. You'll need to make technology work to your advantage. You must demonstrate proficiency in the use and application of property management technology tools and continually seek opportunities to develop your skill-set. An achiever We will expect you to act decisively, think big, and manage your time to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, high volume environment. Most importantly, you'll want to contribute to a diverse, supportive, and talented team. What you can expect from us We succeed together and believe the best inspire the best, so we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our success. Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your career ambitions, recognizing your contributions, investing in your well-being and providing competitive benefits and pay. We can't wait to see where your ambitions take you at JLL. Apply today! 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