Full Job Description
If you possess dynamic leadership capabilities and outstanding analytical and interpersonal skills, consider a career opportunity with Friedman Real Estate as a Managing Director of Commercial Property Management.
Friedman Real Estate is one of the nation’s largest commercial real estate organizations. We currently manage 15 million square feet of office, industrial and retail properties located throughout the Midwest. We also provide commercial brokerage, construction and design, asset management, facilities management and investment and loan sale advisory services to a vast array of institutional and private owners.
The Managing Director of Commercial Property Management position that we are looking to fill is a high-profile role that will be responsible for motivating, training and mentoring a team of about 25 commercial property managers and building engineers. The role is located in our Farmington Hills headquarters and will be part of a senior executive team that formulates and directs the company’s strategic goals and objectives.
The ideal candidate for the Managing Director of Commercial Property Management position is someone who is a dynamic, self-starter with 10+ years of experience in the property management field, strong leadership capabilities, excellent problem-solving skills and a proven track record for hiring and mentoring a team of skilled trade professionals.
Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Directing the operation and maintenance of a 15-million-square-foot commercial portfolio of office, industrial and retail properties located throughout the Midwest.
Motivating, training, guiding and mentoring a team of about 25 existing property managers and building engineers and participating in the hiring and training of new staff members when necessary.
Overseeing the preparation and implementation of annual property operating budgets.
Overseeing the negotiation and execution of portfolio-related vendor service contracts.
Implementing guidelines and strategies to ensure timely tenant billings, timely collection of tenant rents and the occasional issuance of tenant letters of default.
Implementing and overseeing preventative maintenance programs and supervising all construction and tenant improvement work taking place at the properties.
Creating and implementing programs to maintain effective tenant relations.
Bachelor's or master's degree in real estate or finance or a degree in business administration with specialization in real estate
CPM or CPIM accreditation preferred.
Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in the commercial property management field.
Proven ability to manage and motivate individuals and lead change within a team-oriented work environment.
Good working knowledge of commercial building mechanical systems.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.
Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office, Yardi and other computer programs relevant to the position.
Only candidates who possess the minimum level of education, experience and skill level will be considered for the position. Please note that we aim to provide a safe working environment for all of our employees and that we require criminal background screening and pre-employment drug testing as part of the recruitment process.
Friedman Real Estate is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, family responsibility, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran's status, genetic information, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable law.