Technical Projects / Soft Landings Manager

Recruiter
Eden Brown Built Environment
Location
London, South East England
Salary
60000.0000
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Projects / Soft Landings Manager 60k to 70k + excellent benefits London
An exciting new opportunity has arisen with a leading global FM & estates organisation. You will be responsible for, but not limited to, following a development to the internal client fully ready for occupation fit-out, commissioned, tested and certified.
Your principle responsibilities;
Fully understanding the client soft landing processes and requirements
Fully understanding the requirements for a post works development handover, that enables it to mobilise a fully operational property free of major issues/concerns that bring it into conflict with occupiers and/or the client
Work with the Client and the Property Manager to ensure that the design is appropriate for the end user
Create and develop a professional working relationship with all stakeholders including the client development management team, clients appointed project managers, main contractors management and other key stakeholders to become integrated at an early stage and recognised as a force specifically representing the client position as the managing agents of the completed development.
Attending preliminary and all relevant 'stage' meetings during the development of a development or project to familiarise themselves with the property and proposals and effects upon the operational management of the property post PC.
To ensure the setup and maintenance of the soft landings process documents to manage and monitor the progress of the soft landings process until completion, keeping precise records that document any client-agreed amendments affecting 'risks' to the ideals of soft landings and raising same concerns with the relevant SMT.
Review drawings/designs/proposed finishes/architecture and challenge any design or finish aspect that does not conform to the Clients soft landings guide or managing agents interests and elevate concerns effectively.
To discuss with other stakeholders and propose alternative solutions where appropriate
Challenge designs that prevent ease of planned preventative or reactive maintenance internally, externally and of plant and equipment, finishes and materials choice.
Be familiar with new technology in particular Building Information Modelling and aspects that will improve the sustainability credentials of the building.

The ideal candidate will have a recognised relevant qualification (Electrical or Mechanical)
Project management qualification. Experienced manager in property management / Project management. Understands drawings, industry terminology, project stages and relevant terms used standardly in development forums. Negotiation skills. Excellent communication skills verbal and written - customer service. Report writing skills and experience - Word, Excel, Presentation. Energetic and positive approach to challenging situations. Highly organised individual
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