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Property Assets Advisor - Leasing and Facilities


Reference: 4770500

Do you have degree in Valuation or Property / Facility Management (or equivalent) and over two years experience managing property?

Keen to take on a diverse and interesting property role and want to be part of a progressive team focused on delivering value to our communities?

Waimakariri district has experienced tremendous growth as a sought after place for people to live, work and play. Its central Canterbury location with the city, sea and mountains all on the doorstep retains the character and charm of a rural setting. This significant growth is ongoing and some very exciting projects are occurring district-wide.

For a knowledgeable & experienced property professional, this position is just such a chance to add your technical & commercial capabilities to our Property Team.

We are seeking a Property Assets Advisor to manage around 600 use agreements such as leases and licences, provide facility management services and respond to a wide variety of internal and external inquiries about Council owned property. In addition, the role contributes to a range of other property negotiations and provides support for the diverse functions administered by the Property and other Units of Council.

Knowledge of legal documentation such as general contracts, land titles, licenses, leases, easements and other property agreements will be important ideally with an understanding of property related databases and financial systems required for large organisations.

Of equal importance will be your great people and communication skills. Our ideal candidate will be confident dealing with the public, contractors and technical staff, both within and external to Council.

In this role you will have the opportunity to solve problems, get things done and help people every day. You will quickly become part of a great team, be well supported and have access to training opportunities.

If you would like to discuss the position further, please call Rob Hawthorne, Property Manager on 0800 965 468 (0800 WMKGOV). A job description for this position is available by visiting our website

Applications close 5pm Wednesday 31st July 2019.

The Council is an equal opportunity employer.

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