Promenaden Management manage and lease prime retail and commercial buildings in central Oslo. The company is owned by the British company Meyer Bergman and manages properties owned by Meyer Bergman or owned by funds under the management of Meyer Bergman.
The team has been managing the Promenaden assets for many years and provide unique insight and expertise in the Norwegian market, with special focus on value-adding initiatives. Promenadens goal is to create Norway's most exciting shopping experience.
Background for the recruitment
A clear strategy and business plan have been set for the portfolio. Over the next few years, the portfolio will be developed through a substantial rehabilitation of the properties.
Several projects are close to starting and we are looking for an ambitious Construction Director who can take overall responsibility for the projects.
The Project Director will be part of the management team of the company and reports to Portfolio Director Annette Lund, the management board and the owners.
In detail the role will involve:
Promenaden Management OFFERS
Please provide your CV and cover letter in English.
Promenaden Management seeks an energetic and skilled Construction Director with relevant experience from the construction and / or real estate industry. Relevant experience from, for example, project-oriented consultancy companies may also be interesting.
Relevant candidates must be able to demonstrate experience with developing, organizing and implementing projects of varying complexity and size.
Higher relevant education, preferably a civil engineer. Other technical background, and relevant experience will be taken into account.
Experience / competence
A minimum of 10 years of relevant construction management experience is expected, with a demonstrable track record in working with urban mixed use properties. Applicants should preferably have experience / competence within most of the following areas:
Planning / planning - early phase:
Experience in preparing commercial tenders, negotiation with contractors
Experience as project manager for urban construction projects - within real estate companies, constructions companies or consulting engineering firms
Experience with major development, renovation and refurbishment projects - preferably experience with Heritage buildings
Economics / Market / Creativity:
Promenaden Management is looking for an independent and structured Construction Director, who has an interest and knowledge of value creation within Real Estate. In Promenaden Management, understanding what quality means at every level is especially important.
We look for candidates with the following characteristics:
We are looking for a versatile person who can quickly identify with the strategy and concepts of Promenaden Management and take ownership of the position.
The Promenaden Portfolio is a joint venture consisting of eleven high street retail assets and two department stores located in the heart of Oslo's premier shopping district around Karl Johans Gate, the main shopping street in the historic city centre of Oslo. Luxury retailers, including Gucci and Hermès, are located on the adjacent street Nedre Slottsgate. The portfolio has a strong business plan that needs to be executed in the coming years across the portfolio. This is a great opportunity to work with a institutional owners and high profile international tenants, being part of the Norwegian team, which manages a world class portfolio of assets and deliver value and structure with the team.