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Newchange Renovation Johannesburg, South Africa
May 23, 2018
Full time
WHAT YOU’LL DO Duties of a renovation manager Work with the Newchange Renovation architect teams to assist with the preparation of initial renovation budgets and develop renovation site activities. Support the renovation planning process, program statements, and renovation budget for home owner approval. Help the home owner choose bathroom and kitchen accessories, tiles, carpets and the like. manage the orders, delivery and timely installations kept home owners informed of what is happening. Sourced all materials and provide home owners with a range of options. Manage the entitlement process, including obtaining all planning/ zoning and other necessary city and state approvals. Coordinate bid-award activities for renovation contracts. Coordinate renovation by hiring, directing and coordinating activities of renovation partners. Provides consistent, timely, and reliable communication between all renovation stakeholders including clients, professional service providers, Newchange Renovation personnel, and contractors, to ensure renovations are thoroughly documented and understood. Maintain up-to-date reporting of renovation information. Conduct scheduled meetings to review renovation status and develop punch lists. Promulgate progress and resolves issues as they arise, during all phases of renovation. Manage and track design and renovation budgets. Manage the inspection processes and ensure the final product meets the scope and budget requirements as well as the Newchange Renovation design and quality standards. Administer renovation contracts such that all parties meet the obligations of the contracts. Manage 3rd party project delivery resources/team. Responsible for identifying training needs, tracking performance, coaching, and motivating team members. Reviews and approves payments to design professionals, renovation contractors and other renovation-related vendors. Coordinates relocation of occupants as required for renovation. Evaluate contractors at renovation completion. Manage multiple renovation projects simultaneously and successfully within the demanding Newchange Renovation environment. Stay current with legislation, building codes, building materials and methods, and Newchange Renovation design and quality standards. Working conditions You may work in all weather conditions and extreme temperatures.  May work around chemical fumes. May work around standard office conditions. May work around biohazards May work around chemicals May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving. **_This job description is not an exclusive or exhaustive list of all job functions that an associate in this position may be asked to perform from time to time._** WHO YOU ARE A female with practical vision. A Strong Communicator.  Your writing and speaking skills are clear and effective, helping you connect well with others. Proactive and Productive. You take initiative, manage your work efficiently, meet your deadlines, and consistently go above and beyond to contribute quality work and to assist other team members and renovation partners. Organized and Confident.  You are flexible, composed, and able to prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously while confidently interacting with individuals across all levels of the organization. You invest extra energy to reach your goals. A Solution-Oriented Team Player.  You are united with teammates and follow through on commitments. Energetic and Positive.  You are an outgoing, gregarious brand ambassador who motivates and excites others to elevate their performance. Collaboration skills, along with computer and hands-on project management skills. In addition, this position requires the ability to successfully handle the challenging, unpredictable, and potentially stressful environments that develop during construction projects. Successfully performance , individual and able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Understand architectural and interior designs and procurement  Professionalism and in-depth knowledge of construction processes. Have financial acumen to provide concise status and cost reports; Can lead  renovation teams and/or plan, and supervise assignments of lower level employees and contractors. Exceptional ability finds solutions and sees possibilities will be highly required. Attention to detail and transparency. Have patience with home owners. deal with satisfaction of the customer by ensuring renovation process is explained well and clear to the customer in advance **PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  ** The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee frequently is required to talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Endure physical movements throughout the work areas.   Required qualifications Grad9 and NCV civil engineering and building construction level 3 to 4 or grade 12 and National Diploma from university in Civil engineering and building construction. Working knowledge of contract documents plans, specifications. Experience using Excel and Microsoft Word. Ownership of a vehicle and experience in site management will be an advantage. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. Salary R6000.00 to R8500 depending on experience and qualification. Remuneration and bonus will be linked to renovation gone well and level of customer satisfaction with the renovation.
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