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Real Estate Manager II

Reference ID: OPE01716-18

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Edmonton, AB
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Full Time
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Operations and Logistics

Merge your passion for telecommunication technology with your flare for real estate.

Join our team!

We are a fast paced environment that takes pride in designing and deploying the best telecom network in Canada by bringing the most recent technology to our customers. Leverage your experience and knowledge of telecommunications specifically in the areas of Real Estate and Government Affairs.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together!

You are a people person and master negotiator. Not only are you able to navigate the complexities, but you thrive in the negotiations and acquisition of land leases, municipal approvals and permitting of telecommunication facilities. Furthermore, your collaborative nature serves you well as you assist in the formulation of municipal land use authority and provincial policies related to the approval process and Federal requirements.

Here's how...
    •Program manages the western Canada portfolio by ensuring targets are met •Oversee and understand the local market requirements for real estate acquisition and operations, ensure that assignment and scheduling of work is done in a matter that meets timelines and objectives •Acquire linear corridor rights nationally to place utility infrastructure, negotiating with multiple owners, owner agencies each with multiple interests to secure corridor rights •Negotiate and acquire different forms of tenure, included but not limited to: fee simple purchases, statutory right of ways, easement, permits, licenses, leases •Evaluate procedures and recommend improvements on the delivery of projects; ensure quality control of data entry and tracking of candidates, leases and all third party consents, necessary to hand over to the Implementation teams


You're the missing piece of the puzzle...
    •Respected for your understanding of the real estate, land-use authority, and federal government requirements necessary for the ongoing operation and expansion of a telecommunication network •Valued as an exceptional communicator with a knack for effectively interacting with both internal and external, stakeholders including landlord or government authorities •Acknowledge for your ability to read and interpret development and construction drawings •Praised for your work ethic to drive projects and tasks to finish on time, overcoming obstacles along the way; the expertise to solve problems, drawing on your past experience and leveraging existing resources •Regarded for your attention to details and excellent organizational skills •With a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and 5+ years of experience in the site acquisition management experience in the communications industry •Negotiate with a variety of landowners such as Federal, Provincial and Municipal authorities, First Nations, Railways, Utility Companies, Commercial and Industrial Business owners, Strata's, and Residential Owners regarding land access •Negotiate within the confines of strict regulatory and statutory authorities, have developed a working knowledge of local provincial and federal acts

    •Ability to interpret lease/license agreement; read and understand legal clauses •Working knowledge of right of way acquisition •Experience with Right of way valuation and interest •Public consultation and conflict resolution capabilities •Knowledge of SAP •Valid Class 5 driver's license •Exceptional knowledge of MS Office including PowerPoint and Excel

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: August 11, 2018
Closes: September 16, 2018
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TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...