The Trade Specialist is a subject matter resource for their respective category of services and will primarily be responsible to support the relevant business needs. The foundation for this role is the review of all trade related proposals for repair and replacement. A Trade Specialist analyzes the category performance and financials to support our Operational and Supply Chain counterparts and ensure we are in line with all industry best practices and standards.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Review and evaluate all repair and replacement proposals through fmPilot (software application)
Monitor the category performance, financials, and health through Tableau (software application)
Communicate with Service Providers to help set and enforce expectations and optimize the working relationships.
Participate and Support any initiatives that impact the Service Providers and/or Trade Services.
Work within the Trade Specialists teams to introduce and execute process improvement programs internally and externally.
Foster Service Provider relationships while achieving the desired results of controlling expense and sustaining performance
Review category work order history and make recommendations to enhance Preventative Maintenance Programs, Introduce Capital Projects, etc.
Strong Communication Skills and Presentation Skills to effectively articulate ideas
Analytical Skills and ability to recognize trends in patterns in the data
Multi-Tasking Skills and ability to move seamlessly from one task to another
Proven Problem-Solving Skills
Self-Motivated and Detail-Oriented
Team Player able to work in a group towards a common goal
Ability to conduct research to ensure accuracy of all estimates
Sense of Urgency and ability to meet deadlines
Proficiency within Excel, Outlook, CMMS Systems, etc.
Ability to estimate costs and negotiate pricing efficiently
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree in relevant discipline or equivalent experience Preferred
(Facility Management, Mechanical, Building Construction, Design, Engineering etc.)
Licensure or Certification in the Related Field Preferred
3 years of experience in Related Field Preferred
WHY WORK FOR US:
FacilitySource knows that the best thing we can do to make our clients happy is to make our employees happy.
What We Do CBRE | FacilitySource provides an innovative, technology-driven, single-source facility management and support solution to leading brands in retail, banking, logistics, health care and many other sectors. CBRE | FacilitySource maintains the industry's largest and most reliable data repository to provide business intelligence, transparency, flexibility, support and the Elite Network of Service Providers to save clients' money and get the most out of their facilities, while offering peace of mind. Established in 2005, FacilitySource was acquired in 2018 by CBRE Group, Inc., the largest commercial real estate services and investment firm in the world.
Our Culture Maintaining our facility management solutions starts with our employees. We take the time to foster a unique culture for our employees, one that thrives on innovation, professional development, performance recognition, and creating an enjoyable workplace. Our biggest assets are our employees and we are always looking for ways to support a positive employee experience. Whether it's through our business casual dress code that includes jeans every day, our recognition programs for performance and new ideas, or our regularly scheduled employee events and activities to get people interacting with each other, we are gladly investing in programs that inspire our employees to achieve their best, make our clients happy, and have fun.
Benefits and Employee Offerings Our tagline is UP. AND RUNNING. We keep our clients' facilities running smoothly with our facility support solutions. And, we keep our employees UP. AND RUNNING. By offering a wide variety of professional development courses to enhance job efficiency while promoting professional growth. Come explore the variety of employee benefits including Paid Volunteer Time, 20 days of paid time off in the first year, a variety of medical plans, and an employer matching 401(k).
Come Join the Team FacilitySource has had record growth year-over-year largely because we have motivated employees offering our clients best-in-class service. If you are customer centric, are looking for a career and not just a job and want to be part of a positive work culture where employees work hard and play hard, then apply today!
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With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organization in the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.