Vastint Netherlands is looking for a Technical Manager.

Position in the organization

The organization of Vastint Netherlands, totaling 12 persons, consists of three teams: Property Management, Development Management and Finance.

The Property Management team is responsible for managing Vastint’s existing property portfolio (approx. 20 buildings, 220,000 m2).

The team is made up of Property/Leasing Managers who deal with strategy, lettings and account management, and Technical Managers who focus on upkeep and renovations relating to large-scale maintenance, fit-out projects and maintenance after a change of lessee, as well as supervising and monitoring preventative maintenance, and to an increasing extent aspects such as sustainability.

The Technical Manager fulfills a managerial role in the organization, manages 2 to 3 persons and is responsible for all major maintenance and renovation projects as well as work after a change of lessee. The Technical Manager also plays an initiating role in the team regarding Vastint’s long-term maintenance strategy.

Duties

The Technical Manager initiates and has independent responsibility for major maintenance projects in current operations, which due to their complexity or scale are carried out by Vastint itself. In that context, the Technical Manager maintains contact with lessees, suppliers and other stakeholders.

The Technical Manager is also responsible, whether or not independently or as part of a team, for larger renovation projects and maintenance projects after a change of lessee.

The Technical Manager manages the external manager (property management company) regarding the key indicators, ‘being a responsible lessor’ and ‘carefully planned, cost-conscious structural maintenance’.

The Technical Manager is strategic, shows initiative and manages the drafting and supervision of the long-term maintenance plans and monitors their proper implementation.

The Technical Manager is also responsible for supervising the processes and monitoring the manager of all obligatory and regularly recurring Fire, Health and Safety inspections.

Within our organization the Technical Manager is responsible for matters such as sustainability, energy monitoring and fire safety for our entire portfolio.

What we are looking for

– Education completed at higher professional level (in architecture and construction engineering or construction management and engineering)
– At least 3 to 6 years of relevant work experience in the technical management of commercial property
– Preferably living in the Amsterdam region
– A good command of Dutch and English

Personal qualities and competencies

– Structured and accurate
– Pro-active and curious
– Independent, a self-learner and self-reliant
– Empathetic
– A go-getter, with a service-oriented attitude
– Ambitious

Do you have any questions regarding this vacancy and/or do you want to apply? Please do not hesitate to contact us at info.netherlands@vastint.eu