CIM Group is looking for an Assistant Property Manager to come join our team on this exciting new opportunity. The Assistant Property Manager supports effective administration of policies and procedures that promote well-managed, well-maintained buildings and grounds at Company-owned commercial office properties to achieve maximum return on investment-grade, commercial real estate assets.
CIM’s Property Management department is responsible for the asset management and operational services in office, multi-family residential, retail, mixed-use and hotel product types. Our properties are predominately located in the urban regions in Southern California, Northern California, Texas, New York City, Washington D.C., Charlotte, and Chicago.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSOversee and/or assist in the day-to-day operational management of buildings and grounds consistent with CIM policies & procedures, approved budgets, business plans and management directionSupport or manage tenant-focused relationship programs and processes that meet or exceed building occupant expectations Consistent with expense parameters, anticipate tenant needs, assure positive and prompt response to service request and administer affairs at strategic and operating level for the mutual benefit of the tenants and the property NOINegotiate service agreements, select contractors and suppliers, provide quality-control oversight, implement cost containment initiatives, measure compliance to contractual standards and provide liaison as needed between tenants and third-party service providersGather, analyze and report statistical and financial data required to provide accurate assessments of property performance and support decision-making.Accurately record and format financial information for use by senior management and provide liaison as well as for personal decision-makingAssist with administration of tenant leases in compliance with lease provisions including the determination of escalation amountsCollect rents and other receivables, invoicing tenants and required and pursuing collections as necessaryManage payables, consistent with approved budgets, contractor/supplier performance, corporate accounting directives and expense containment initiativesReport transactions using corporate accounting systems and methods in accordance with policies, procedures and timelines. Maintain appropriate documentation for management and other reviewObtain certificates of insurance or waivers from contractors, suppliers and other third parties, assure adherence to safety requirements pertinent to property visitors, tenants and employeesOversee employee participation in company workplace IIPP and assure adherence to accident avoidance initiativesProvide post-accident follow-up, including reporting, investigation and liaison for insurance, legal and incident prevention purposes
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES (if any):May be responsible for oversight of administrative support employee(s) and engineers. Responsibilities would include training, directing and assignment of work, assuring compliance with company policies and procedures and management directives, providing performance feedback and input into compensation, promotion and other personnel related transactions
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: (including certification, licenses, etc.)Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a focus on course work related to businessA minimum of one year of successful, professional property management experience in a commercial office environmentSolid practitioner’s knowledge and demonstrated skills in the following job-related disciplines; contract, leasing administration, leasing knowledge from a financial, legal and performance perspective, expense escalation practices, accounting and financial reporting, financial management reporting, financial analysis, budgeting and expense management, business planning, risk management, tax assessments, tenant relations, construction and tenant finish activities, engineering and preventative maintenance, energy management, security, emergency procedures, garage and/or parking operationsCommunicate verbally with tenants, staff members, vendors, contractors, government officials, management and senior management staffDemonstrate appropriate client-service orientation in responding to tenant and management requests. Exhibit follow-through in managing tenant issues and administering supervisory responsibilitiesEstablish and maintain productive relationships with subordinates, peers, customers and managementApply sound judgment in carrying out or issuing instructions solve common business problems related to the performance of job responsibilitiesAbility to ascertain tenant needs and develop strategies to address those needs while remaining within budget and operational requirements of the propertyMake decisions that promote discretion while operating with established guidelines, make decisions which promote property returns, optimize staff contributions and protect tangible and intangible assets Possess valid, state-issued driver’s licenseMaintain current, up-to-date knowledge on the status of commercial real-estate marketsDemonstrated competency in PC based computer business software including Microsoft Office, accounts payable software such as Nexus Payables and Yardi or similar property management software