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Manager, Real Estate & Properties - District of North Vancouver

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Province: North Vancouver , British Columbia
Position: Manager, Real Estate & Properties
Deadline: February 17, 2017
Posted: January 31, 2017

Job Description / Duties

We have an excellent career opportunity for a results-oriented high achiever to join our management team. Reporting to the General Manager – Planning, Properties and Permits, you will plan, direct and supervise a group of professionals and all activities pertaining to the real estate services and needs of the District. This includes:

• active management of real estate assets
• formulating and recommending real estate strategy for the District
• preparing strategic and work plans
• overseeing negotiations leading to the leasing and licensing of DNV properties, agreement renewals, and the purchase and sale of property
• negotiating high profile real estate transactions

In addition to being a leader and coach to the Real Estate and Properties team, you will write council reports and policy, and attend council and committee meetings to provide information, advice and recommendations.

Qualifications / Required Skills

You have several years of related experience involving your extensive knowledge of real estate issues and opportunities and the development of strategies, plans and policy. You have a proven ability to work with all levels of government and to communicate effectively verbally and in writing. Your ability to build relationships with council, committee members, the business community and other members of staff is excellent as is your ability to manage and coach staff. Your experience also includes preparing and monitoring budgets. You have a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Urban Land Economics, Commerce or Business. Equivalent experience and education may be considered.

Contact Information

If you have what we’re looking for and enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a group of enthusiastic and dedicated people, we want to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter and resume at by February 17, 2017.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

Employer Profile

Contribute to making the District of North Vancouver a great place to live, work and play for generations to come. Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District’s award-winning Official Community Plan to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, we are looking to fill this regular, full-time position. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, the District offers exciting career options, professional development opportunities and a competitive salary and benefits package. Work for an employer of choice, help build this North Shore community, and leave a lasting legacy.