The Makassed Islamic Philanthropic Society

:has an opening for the position of

Facility and Property Manager

Job Summary

The Facility and Property Manager has three main areas of responsibility: physical management of owned and leased properties, sourcing new investments and project/data management. The Facility and Property Manager will be involved in both strategic planning and day-to-day operations of Makassed Saida properties.


  • Establish and maintain procedures for the physical management of owned and leased properties
  • Maintain Makassed Society’s properties records about both owned and leased
  • Ensure that the Makassed Society’s properties (owned and leased) have comprehensive set of cyclical maintenance contracts and monitoring effectiveness, quality, safety and cost
  • Prepare plans for preventive, corrective and regular routine maintenance
  • Manage and execute the maintenance needs on time according a set schedule
  • Ensure that property is well maintained and complies with relevant legislation
  • Establish effective relationships with suppliers and develop a portfolio of suppliers able to meet the needed requirements
  • Invite tenders, seek quotations or negotiate for needed work in property management
  • Monitor and review agreed contracts performance
  • Make arrangements for the maintenance of buildings and grounds maintenance and Service Management
  • Collecting rent and other properties fees from tenants
  • Paying property expenses, including taxes, insurance premiums and maintenance costs in coordination with Finance Department
  • Meeting potential tenants, showing them the property and assessing their applications in accordance with the applied official laws
  • Investigating and resolving property complaints and rental violations
  • Reporting the properties’ financial status, occupancy and expiring leases to Director of Real Estate and Technical Department

Educational Background and Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in facility management, engineering, business administration or relevant field. A master’s level education in relevant field of study will be an advantage
  • Proven experience as facilities manager or relevant position with a minimum of 10 years of experience.
  • Knowledge of basic accounting and finance principles
  • Knowledge of rental contracts and property and other official laws
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both Arabic and English Languages
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Good analytical/critical thinking
  • Organization and the ability to multitask efficiently
  • Problem-solving to find effective solutions for a variety of potential issues
  • Ability to work under pressure

Interested candidates should apply (below) their CVs - with a letter of interest outlining the applicant’s relevant experience - specifying the job title.

Applications for employment should include all supporting documents and CVs should include the exact month and year while listing the candidate’s professional experience and educational background

Closing date for accepting applications is February 16, 2023. No applications will be accepted after this date.

Makassed Islamic Philanthropic Society in Saida is an Equal Opportunity Employer