Director

Madrid, Community of Madrid, es
Company: JLL
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-07-27 10:03:55

About JLL

We’re JLL—a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 91,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That’s why we’re committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We’re using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities.

Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we’re honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally.

Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we’re headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together.

If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all of the requirements below. We’re interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!

We are currently looking for a Director of Digital Consulting (Modelling) for our Global Valuations Advisory Business line.

About JLL

We’re JLL. We’re a professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We help organizations around the world achieve their ambitions by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. If you’re looking to step up your career, JLL is the perfect professional home. At JLL, you’ll have a chance to innovate with the world’s leading businesses, put that expertise into action on landmark projects, and work on game-changing real estate initiatives. You’ll also make long-lasting professional connections through sharing different perspectives, and you’ll be inspired by the best. We’re focused on opportunity and want to help you make the most of yours. Achieve your ambitions – join us at JLL!

Duties & responsibilities

  • Analysis and knowledge of existing valuation tools in various countries, documenting them with the aim of a global consolidation of methodology.
  • Structuring obtained knowledge with regards to calculation methodology, local market practice, needed functionalities and process. All findings should be logged in appropriate tools such as a data dictionary. The aim is to retain calculation methodology in a sustainable way, de-risking businesses with regards to loss of vital knowledge.
  • Analyzing local tool eco systems and assisting local countries to consolidate their heterogenous tool environments. This implies understanding of business context.
  • Maintaining and improving existing local tool environments.
  • Oversight and supervision of all work on tools in countries and developing strong relationships with the local stakeholders.
  • Facilitation of all communication between central team and local countries, and facilitation the capture of know-how and know-how exchange between global valuation teams as well as various teams on the IT-side.
  • Assisting the programmers to understand calculation routines and transferring know-how in terms of calculation formulas. Aim is to build out calculation capabilities in the central platform PIX.
  • Modelling calculation models in MS Excel according to the specification of local country stakeholders and central valuation team.
  • Coordinating calculation tool modelling with potential external parties, assuring that the strategy of the central consulting team is implemented. 
  • Employee Attributes

  • Expertise – optimally knowledge of Real Estate profession, and/or financial mathematics, technology
  • Collaborative approach – works effectively across a complex organization with a team and firm-first orientation.
  • Analytical thinking – Able to understand modelling and related complexity
  • Qualifications

  • General affinity for digital processes and programming. Excel Expert, VBA knowledge, optimally knowledge in SQL
  • Demonstrated experience and interest in building models
  • Fluent in the English language
  • Optimally knowledge of industry calculation tools (e.g. Argus Enterprise)
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