This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category:
Province: Vancouver, British Columbia
Position: Regional Director, Operations
Deadline: June 12, 2016
Posted: May 18, 2016
Job Description / Duties
Reporting to the Senior Vice President, Operations, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of a portfolio of properties, comprised of approximately 3.5 million sq. ft. of retail space.
•Oversee the day to day operations and support Property Managers on all aspects of managing a select group of properties within the Western Region.
•Provide advice and recommendations to the Senior Vice President, Operations regarding formulation of property management strategies and plans for the sub-region.
•Provides support and analysis for the operating and capital budgets, variance reports, operating statements, accounts receivable and other financial measures.
•Support the management and monitoring of long term capital expenditures and other financial variables for the entire region.
•Review invoices and approve coding slips within signing authority limits.
•Build and sustain optimal tenant relations for the sub-region.
•Provide guidance to Property Managers to determine appropriate course of action to resolve outstanding issues with major national and smaller tenants.
•Provide guidance to Property Managers in tenant related issues including transfer of lease, abandonments, bankruptcies, defaults and operational issues.
•Liaise with external stakeholders including legal counsel and bailiff on above mentioned items.
•Review and recommend revisions in contracts.
•Keep abreast of ongoing organizational activities in order to manage any unforeseen events that may require decision making.
•Work on special projects as assigned – planning, design, development, communication and deployment.
Qualifications / Required Skills
•University Degree is preferred
•Licence with RECBC as a Representative to Provide Property Management Services is required, Broker designation would be an asset
•A minimum of 7 years experience in Property Management Operations
•Proven ability to read and interpret retail leases
•Strong time and project management skills
RioCan is Canada's largest real estate investment trust with a total enterprise value of approximately $15.1 billion as at September 30, 2015. It owns and manages Canada's largest portfolio of shopping centres with ownership interests in a portfolio of 354 retail properties containing approximately 78 million square feet, including 49 retail properties containing 13 million square feet in the United States as at September 30, 2015. RioCan’s portfolio also includes 16 properties under development in Canada. For further information, please refer to RioCan's website at www.riocan.com.