What you’ll be doing...

As a key member of the regional real estate team, you will have the overall end to end responsibility for lease strategy, real estate transaction management, facilities operations, design & construction, building management, moves planning and any other real estate activities required that shapes real estate as a service, offering a great customer experience that inspires and energises our employees, partners and visitors.

  • Build strong regional relationships, understand strategic direction to support robust business cases to enable decision making.

  • Plan and execute on the lease strategy, portfolio planning and proactively manage lease transaction in accordance with local regulations.

  • Prepare business cases where necessary, including justification and recommendations for considerations.

  • Through strong strategic partner relationships, manage day-to-day facilities operations; delivering real estate as a service with a hospitality mind-set.

  • Lead real estate transactions and ensure long term planning is implemented to acquire / dispose assets.

  • Own, manage and report on regional financials for both operating expense and capital projects; proactively identify, present and deliver approved opportunities.

  • Ensure that the services delivered are customer-centric and aim to enhance the workplace customer experience.

  • Plan, manage and execute on Project delivery (workplace improvements, capital replacement, repairs, technology deployment, etc.).

  • Manage Change appropriately in the region; maintaining having end to end responsibility both from a global real estate perspective and an internal customer perspective.

  • Own long-term budget planning requirements (capital and expense) and short-term adjustments based on business imperatives.

  • Own and manage vendor relationships within territory, not just ensuring compliance against SLA's, but also tangible delivery towards enhancing the customer experience.

  • Develop, maintain and present portfolio metrics via visual dashboards.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, Engineering or another analytical discipline, or relevant work experience.

  • Fluency in English (both written and verbal).

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Willingness to travel.

  • Hospitality experience.

  • Financial Awareness – Budget management experience.

Even better when you have:

  • Integrated Facilities Management Implementations and Operations experience.

  • Strong and energetic leadership negotiation, critical thinking and analytical skills.

  • Excellent time-management skills; meeting deadlines and demands of the business.

  • Adaptable - familiar with fast-paced, matrix structure and capable of dealing with ambiguity.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Data Analytics and Visualisation

  • Network portfolio planning experience.

  • Managing Project planning, vendor management and execution experience.

  • Technical knowledge on plant and office IT.

  • Multi-faceted / highly adaptable to changing priorities.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.