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Senior Property Appraiser Negotiator (City of London)

Closing Date: 02/20/2019

Reports to the Manager IV, Realty Services. Negotiates for the acquisition, disposal and leasing of Corporately-owned property. Supervises the appraisal function of the Realty Services Division as well as the Property Appraiser Negotiator position. Work performed:

  • Negotiates the acquisition of property for all Capital Projects including expropriation, if required.
  • Supervises the appraisal function and the Property Appraiser Negotiator position.
  • Prepares and supervises the preparation of comprehensive appraisals on all types of property using standardized appraisal techniques.
  • Provides expert testimony, review and coordination of appraisal evidence at OMB hearings relating to Land Compensation Matters.
  • Attends at Board of Negotiations mediations and hearings of necessity relative to expropriation.
  • Provides critical review and analysis of all independent appraisals submitted to the City.
  • Presents relative to property matters including acquisitions, sales and recommends policy changes at Standing Committees and Municipal Council.
  • Initiates and drafts reports for Committee and Council for the Manager IV, Realty Services concerning all types of property matters.
  • Responsible for the preparation, budgeting, work allotment, and overseeing the initiation process of expropriation, and monitoring construction with relation to offer conditions on Road Widening Projects.
  • Resolves business loss and damage claims arising from construction in accordance with the provisions of the Expropriations Act.
  • Drafts all legal documents concerning offers of sale, purchase, easements, licences, leases and special use agreements, as required.
  • Communicates with and correlates input from all Corporate Divisions and Local Boards concerning the purchase, retention or disposal of Corporate property.
  • Provides liaison and advice to other Corporate Divisions and Local Boards with regard to matters related to property.
  • Develops and analyses land sale data and supervises the maintenance of data resource base.
  • Organizes and supervises the identification and evaluation of improved properties of the Corporation for insurance and development charge purposes, and defends those values at hearings in conjunction with the Legal Services and the Planning and Development and Compliance Divisions.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Please visit the City of London job site for the full description and to apply.


Real Estate Coordinator (County of Simcoe)

The Real Estate Coordinator will assist the Real Estate Manager (REM) as directed, to provide client departments with services including the selection, negotiation, appraisal, acquisition, management and disposal of real property and property rights including: negotiate leases, license, easements and other limited interest agreements on behalf of the County of Simcoe.

Please visit www.simcoe.ca/jobs for the full description and to submit your application.  The full job posting may also be downloaded here.


Real Estate Negotiator/Acquisition Specialist (County of Simcoe)

Closing Date: 02/05/2019

The Real Estate Negotiator/Acquisition Specialist reports to the Manager, Real Estate and is primarily responsible for providing support to the Manager and client departments with real estate needs including research, site selection, negotiation and appraisal for acquisition, and disposal of real property and property rights.

Duties also include preparing reports for internal departments and council, evaluation of reports to assess market value, working with stakeholders including property owners, internal clients and legal services, external consultants such as engineers, real estate agents, appraisers, surveyors etc. This position is regarded as the subject matter expert in real estate services and negotiations, and may be required to work outside of typical business hours to attend Public Information Sessions and complete negotiations at the convenience of client schedules. The position will act as a resource to, and implement directives of the Manager, Real Estate.

Please visit www.simcoe.ca/jobs for the full description and to submit your application.  The full job posting may also be downloaded here.


Senior Agreements Specialist

Closing Date: 01/31/2019

Solace Consulting Inc. is recruiting a Senior Agreement Specialist.

This specialist will be responsible for working on behalf of telecommunication carriers in the developing relationships with commercial property owners, landlords and property managers as well municipal government and utilities in order facilitate obtaining various types of approvals and agreements for the use of infrastructure as well as the access to land, buildings and structures. Interested applicants should forward their cover letter and resume to robin.comfort@solaceconsultinginc.com

Skills of the Senior Agreements Specialist include:

  • Demonstrated negotiation skills.
  • Ability to develop productive working relationships with others.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills (verbal and written).
  • Strong project management experience, detail oriented in providing comprehensive reporting.
  • Experienced in effectively coordinating and executing multiple tasks simultaneously and efficiently while working with conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Working knowledge of Canadian Regulatory framework (CRTC) and of telecommunication industry in Canada.
  • Self -motivated with the ability to take initiative in identifying problems and providing possible solutions.  Monitors own work for quality.
  • Strong understanding of all Microsoft Office applications.

Real Property Valuation Co-ordinator (Hamilton, ON)

Closing date: 01/13/2019

If you are an accredited appraiser with expertise in real estate and real property valuation, consider joining the City of Hamilton in this 18-month temporary, full-time position. Reporting to the Manager, Real Estate, you will be responsible for the co-ordination, administration and operation of the Real Property Valuation Team, including staff supervision. You will also play a hands-on role by preparing appraisals and written reports of value, or securing qualified, independent, 3rd party valuations, for the acquisition, disposal, lease/licence, and/or development of complex, high-value and politically sensitive City property interests. Project managing specific departmental and corporate initiatives such as parkland dedication policy will be among your other key duties. The following profile makes you uniquely qualified for the role of Real Property Valuation Co-ordinator:

  • You are a member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada with an Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute designation.
  • You have proven knowledge in real estate and real property valuation, normally acquired through completion of a university degree in Economics, Geography or Land Use Planning, Commerce, Business, Finance or another related discipline, or a combination of another degree and relevant work experience.
  • You possess several years of progressively responsible and diversified experience in real estate appraisal, negotiation, and portfolio management (preferably with experience pursuant to the Expropriations Act) of real estate, as well as experience in dealing with the public.
  • You have both an ability and experience in planning, assigning and co-ordinating the work of subordinates in a work team environment.
  • You have the excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong interpersonal skills required to relate effectively with peers, all levels of management, business clients, Council and the media, and to express ideas effectively, orally, in writing and through formal presentations.
  • You demonstrate the ability to manage, supervise and balance a number of projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
  • You hold a valid Class G driver's licence and have access to a vehicle for use on the job.

This temporary, full-time position offers a salary range of $86,517 to $101,186 per annum. Hamilton. A city of progress. At the City of Hamilton, our vision is “to be the best place to raise a child and age successfully.” With our rich history, culturally strong and diverse communities, blend of urban and rural attractions, and ideal location in the heart of the Golden Horseshoe, Hamilton is a vibrant community of neighbours. We are also a leading employer, with many opportunities to grow and excel. We invite you to share in our vision as part of the Economic Development Division in the Planning & Economic Development Department. For full details and to apply If you are interested in working alongside a dedicated team that’s contributing to the well-being of Hamilton’s residents, please visit www.hamilton.ca/careers for details on this Real Property Valuation Co-ordinator position, JOB ID #14753, and to apply online, by Sunday, January 13, 2019. The City is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise Human Resources if you require accommodation. The City of Hamilton values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people. We thank all who have applied; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


Project Leader, Realty Services

Req ID: 844 Vacancy Type: Permanent Number of Positions: 1  Closing Date: 12/09/2018

Job Summary

Responsible for the selection, negotiation, appraisal, acquisition, management and disposal of property and property rights including: negotiate leases, licences, easements and other limited interest agreements on behalf of the City both as landlord and tenant.

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