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OVERVIEW A career at JLL puts you in the center of one of the world's largest and most sophisticated commercial real estate and investment management firms. As a Fortune 500 company, we have offices in 80 countries and work with professionals across the globe to maximize value for our clients and stakeholders. The ideas our people create and the strategies they employ have a deep and lasting effect on the global landscape. Thus recruiting and retaining the best people is a key contributor to our global and local success. We are currently seeking a General Manager to join our Northern California Property Management Team! The General Manager oversees all aspects of a single high profile commercial asset or portfolio of commercial properties for one owner. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Develops and implements the Management Plan for assigned assets.Directly supervises employees reporting to the assigned buildings. Establishes written goals and objectives for direct reports and conducts periodic formal and informal performance evaluations. Develops training program and career path for property employees.Prepares and/or reviews the annual jurisdictional forms and filings as required.Prepares the final budget documentation plans and administers budget for the office building(s).Inspects facilities and equipment to determine extent of service and equipment required. Recommends, justifies, develops and coordinates projects that enhance the value of the office buildings.Works with Chief Engineer to assign employees to duties such as maintenance, repair, or renovation and obtains bids for additional work from outside contractors, pursuant to client and JLL guidelines.Oversees tenant improvement construction projects.Supports Leasing Specialist in the preparation of lease and/or rental agreements and is responsible for lease administration process.Maintains intimate knowledge of lease agreements; ensures compliance from an accounting standpoint and acts upon from an operations point of view.Works with accounting to manage the accounting process and directs on-site bookkeeping functions and collection process.Prepares and/or reviews adjustments to tenant billing process. Has a strong knowledge and understanding of CPI increases, escalations, recoveries, special, etc.Arranges for alterations to, or maintenance, upkeep, or reconditioning of facilities as specified in the operating budget, management plan and/or management services agreement and of leased premises as dictated by lessee's agreement.Employs or contracts for onsite management and engineering personnel, as delineated within the operating budget, management plan and/or management services agreement. Submits hiring recommendations to Group Manager for approval.Competitively bids and prepares all service contracts to assure high quality and cost effective services.Maintains role as secondary contact for tenants relative to tenant service requests. Proactively meets with tenant representatives on scheduled basis.Prepares and/or reviews financial statements and reports on status of office buildings such as occupancy rates and dates of expiration of leases.Prepares and/or reviews financial reports for client on monthly, quarterly and annual basis complying with requirements in management services agreement, with copy to the Group Manager. Analyzes financial statements to project future financial position and budget requirements.Prepares and/or reviews periodic inventory of building contents and property condition, and forwards listing to client for review.Directs the development, revision and implementation of property manuals and on-line systems.Ensure that emergency evacuation procedures are in place and life safety systems are operating effectively.Establishes, communicates and manages the tenant move-in/move-out process to minimize disruption to established tenants.Assists Chief Engineer in meeting the assigned criteria within the Operations Audit. Assures compliance with Management Audit with the assistance of the Property Administrator. Assures compliance with Jones Lang LaSalle policies, procedures and standard practices.Oversees the Property Administrator in the preparation of office equipment leases and maintenance agreements.Assures that appropriate insurance requirements are in place for all properties.Cross-sells all JLL services.Participates in regional and national property management initiatives. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCEBachelor degreeAdvanced degree, preferredMinimum of seven (7) years' commercial real estate experience in property management.Minimum of five (5) years' experience managing a team of people.Experience in budget preparation and financial reportingStrong understanding of building operational systems, lease negotiation, documentation, and administration. CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSESReal Estate licenseLEED certification, preferred COMPETENCIESManage a profitable P&LClient-facingPerform the functions of leasing managementAbility to lead a multi-disciplinary team including PA/TSC, Chief Engineer, ad/or other. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIESBusiness, Financial, and Accounting Acumen, Communication, Leadership, and Project ManagementMicrosoft Office SuiteAbout JLLJLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At the end of the first quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 78,000. As of March 31, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $58.0 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce, and strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship. Please visit for additional information on JLL's commitment to equal opportunity.


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