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Here is your chance to work in a dynamic, fast-growing Company in the field of Real Estate Investment and Hospitality Business, within an international environment contributing to create a positive change in local societies.

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To join the Corporate Finance Direction of an Economic Group based in Porto, we are looking for:

Reporting directly to the Group's Financial Corporate Direction, will be responsible for the overall financial controlling of the various Group companies, with the following responsibilities and requirements:

Responsibilities:

  • Implementation of new Management Controlling procedures/tools, when needed;
  • Establishing the connection with the various departments of the company, as well as providing support to strategic decisions of the Group;
  • Active participation in the preparation of the annual budget;
  • Preparation of regular operational and financial reports;
  • Issue reports of financial and operational indicators to support management decision;
  • Planning, execution and reporting of monthly management information;
  • Collect and systematize various inputs to support management/strategic decisions.
  • Deviation analysis and budget control versus the annual budget;
  • Report and analyze monthly KPIs comparing with budget and like-for-like period;
  • Ensure the reliability of financial information and minimize the occurrence of errors.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Finance, Management or similar;
  • Minimum professional experience of 5 years in similar roles;
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written;
  • Experience in real estate or hospitality (will be a plus);
  • Domain of ERP Primavera (eliminatory factor);
  • Strong sense of Responsibility, autonomy and organization
  • Good knowledge of Office tools;
  • Critical spirit and proactivity;
  • Residence in the District of Braga / Porto

 

We offer:                                                                             

• Integration in a dynamic team with an excellent working environment

• Possibility of internal evolution and continuous training

• Remuneration package according to the experience demonstrated

 

Send us the application to the e-mail: rh@mercanproperties.pt, with the reference "Financial Controller - Mercan 2023" and updated CV.

Key Responsibilities:

• Executing payroll for a group of companies;

• Administrative management of admissions, contract renewals and exits processes;

• Vacation and absence management;

• Support in recruitment and selection;

• Create monthly reports;

 

Key Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Human Resources Management or relevant work experience in the area;

• Minimum of 3 years of professional experience in a similar position;

• Good knowledge of MS Office tools, especially Excel;

• Experience on ERP Primavera (eliminatory factor);

• Rigor, attention to detail, responsibility and autonomy;

• Organization and method;

• Team player.

 

What we are offering:                                         

• Possibility to work in a dynamic, fast growing Company

• Permanent job position;

• Salary conditions in accordance with company policies and in line with the candidate's experience.

Job brief

We are seeking a Project Coordinator to assist and develop appropriate design solutions on multiple projects and coordinate multiple teams. Interested applicants must be able to work collaboratively and independently, enjoy creating outstanding projects, and have leadership skills.

The ideal candidate must possess the following skills:

  • Strong design skills, a passion for creativity, being capable of understanding the Projects’ program requirements and costs
  • Strong organizational skills
  • A high degree of self-motivation, flexibility, and resourcefulness
  • Construction documents and specification experience
  • Initiative, proactivity and dynamism
  • Experience coordinating with a range of consultants, including architecture, Structures, MEP, and other designers, and managing Licensing authorities
  • Ability to skillfully work alongside internal and external clients
  • Strong written, verbal communication and collaboration skills

 

About the Project Coordinator role

At Mercan Properties, the Project Coordinator (PC) is a member of the Construction & Development team, and functions in a support role to the Head of Design (HD). The PC manages all aspects of drawing coordination reviews, including project specifications, and provides input on site and unit development plans, building amenity programming, and assists in the selection process for different type of consultants (from Designers to surveys, that each project may require).

The PC will interface with project teams, including designers, architects, landscape designers, kitchen consultants and audio-visual Consultants, as well as with our internal Operations and Marketing department members. The PC will work with the HD on positioning strategy and visioning for each asset in addition to working with construction teams to see a project through the permitting process and construction. The PC will maintain the highest level of design principles and documents for all projects to ensure quality, health, safety & welfare of the public within a space.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Control and monitor the Project's programming, budget, quality and planning
  • Monitor Procurement processes
  • Financial Project control and third-party Invoice approval
  • Coordinate Development and Operations requirements to program leasing spaces, amenity areas and back of house
  • Lead, review and manage Design Consultants through all Design Phases
  • Be responsible for the good environment among the team and motivate the different consultants towards the Project’s goals
  • Review MEP drawings to ensure accuracy of electrical, thermostat and lighting locations in both units and amenity spaces
  • Work with Pre-Construction, Construction, Design and Sub-contractor teams to value engineer/reselect products as needed, while maintaining design integrity
  • Communicate to the HD all critical issues
  • Review Architectural, Structural and MEP plans and Models, in coordination with Interior Design Drawings, to ensure proper coordination
  • Lead, review and manage Landscaping, A/V, Fitness, Kitchen and Signage Consultants process through installation
  • Conduct site visits to address issues and ensure conformance to design specifications
  • Review and manage FF&E and Artwork selection
  • Maintain knowledge of Design trends, Regulations and innovative products and conduct market research
  • Assist with final deliverables, ensuring the quality of the final output and seek feedback post installation

 

Key Requirements:

  • A minimum of 7+ years of professional experience (Buildings), including in Project stages and construction;
  • Master of Civil Engineering degree from an accredited university;
  • Experience with Autocad, REVIT and MS Office tools;
  • Hospitality experience (preferred);
  • Reliable, details and results oriented. The candidate can work with autonomy, as well as in a team, and can manage multiple activities and projects at the same time, with different consultants, close deadlines and results oriented;
  • Business level of written and spoken English is required.
  • Available for site visits, and meetings in suppliers or consultants’ offices.

 

What we are offering:

  • Permanent job position.
  • Possibility to work in a dynamic, fast-growing Company in the field of the Hospitality Business within an international environment contributing to create a positive change in local societies.
  • Salary conditions in accordance with company policies and in line with the candidate's experience.

 

Apply:                                                                   

• Email your resume to rh@mercanproperties.pt

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act under the coordination of the Head of Construction North and Head of construction South (several positions)
  • Coordinate the Project Management since the tender stage until the opening of the Hotels
  • Analyze and study the specifications and other elements of the Hotel projects to make proposals for improvement/optimization
  • Coordinate the Management of Tenders
  • Manage procurement and contracting processes
  • Control and monitor the programming and planning of the Macro Project
  • Execute the Financial Management of the Macro Project
  • Manage the processes with the Hotel brands
  • Control the supplies and assemblies of direct contracts
  • Manage the entire process of quality control of construction with the suppliers
  • Manage the processes of commissioning, inspection, and reception of contracts
  • Manage relationships between all stakeholders of the Macro Project
  • Plan and control the licensing processes with the different official entities involved
  • Organize documentation of real estate assets (written and drawn parts of the various projects, licenses, certificates....)
  • Prepare monitoring reports
     

Key Requirements:

  • Master of Civil Engineering degree from an accredited university
  • A minimum of 5+ years of professional experience in Project Management. Experience in hotel projects, predominantly mid/high range, or multi-service projects preferred
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English


Knowledge, Skills and Attributes:

  • Motivation to execute functions in all contexts of Project Management
  • Leadership and organizational skills
  • Ability to communicate and teamwork
  • Initiative, proactivity and dynamism
  • Focus on achieving objectives and results
  • Excellent internal and customer-oriented communication skills, written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills, including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Advanced knowledge in digital tools - Office365, SharePoint, BIM (Revit or other), MS Project (valued)
  • Availability for travelling in Portugal and abroad


What we are offering:

  • Permanent job position.
  • Possibility to work in a dynamic, fast-growing Company in the field of the Hospitality Business within an international environment contributing to create a positive change in local societies.
  • Integration in an environment of high technical demand
  • Opportunity for personal and curricular development
  • Salary conditions in accordance with company policies and in line with the candidate's experience.


Apply:                                                                   

• Email your resume to rh@mercanproperties.pt

About the Role

· Work with management to develop internal corporate communications programs and processes required to support organizational change and employee engagement initiatives.

· Content creation for traditional and digital channels, including websites, social media, publications, videos, news articles (external publications).

· Work with senior management and department staff to determine the areas where the institution can impact the regional and international dialogue on development issues through the development and publication of materials.

· Manage internal communication channels.

· Assist in the development, writing, editing and publishing of company communication materials for internal mediums, including organizational announcements, company advisories, presentations, e-newsletters and videos.

· Ensure that all marketing materials are aligned to the company guidelines.

· In-depth understanding of different communication channels and tactics.

· Work with key internal role-players to brainstorm content ideas, in line with the company’s strategy and in support of various brand initiatives.

 

Requirements and Skills

· Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, public relations or English, journalism.

· Fluent in English and Portuguese.

· 3 -5 years of experience in marketing, communications, journalism, public relations, or advertising.

· Excellent communication. Enthusiastic and flexible.

· Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills.

· Knowledge of events organization will be value component.

· Strong computer / software literacy - marketing specific programs and comfortable learning new ones.

· A proactive and engaged member of the communications team, with ability to work under deadlines.

· Good organizational and planning skills.

What we are offering:

· Permanent job position.

· Possibility to work in a dynamic, fast-growing Company in the field of Hospitality Property Development Industry and Immigration, within an international environment contributing to create a positive change in local societies.

· Salary conditions in accordance with company policies and in line with the candidate's experience.

 

Apply:

• Email your resume to rh@mercanproperties.pt

Our mission is to establish through our team and worldwide partners long lasting partnerships with our investors, by offering unique real estate projects in Portugal, a country increasingly viewed worldwide as an inescapable destination.

Key Responsabilities:

• Support in the management and connection to international agents and investors;

• Support in managing the arrival of international investors, reception and monitoring;

• Support in publicizing the company's assets.

 

Key Requirements:

• Bachelor´s or Master´s degree in hotel management, public relations or international relations (experience in the hospitality industry is valued);

• Excellent communication and organizational skills;

• Willing to know and welcome people from different cultures/countries;

• Fluent in Portuguese and English (Knowledge of French and Chinese will be a plus);

• Available to relocate in the country when necessary;

• At least 2 years of experience in a similar position and driving license.

 

Office Location:

• Lisbon

 

What we are offering:

• Permanent job position - Full time;

• Possibility to work in a dynamic, fast-growing Company in the field of the Hospitality Business within an international environment contributing to create a positive change in local societies;

• Salary conditions in accordance with company policies and in line with the candidate´s experience.

 

Apply:

• Email your cover letter and resume to rh@mercanproperties.pt