MORE ABOUT THIS JOB SERVICES Consisting of Corporate Services and Real Estate (CSRE) and the Office of Global Security (OGS), our teams drive productivity and enable the firm's flow of business while ensuring its safety and security. CSRE acquires, develops and manages the firm's global real estate portfolio and delivers innovative market development, document management and hospitality related services to internal partners in the firm. CSRE's vision is to provide the world's best workplace to the people of Goldman Sachs. OGS's mission is to protect the firm's people, assets, and reputation and in doing so provides people protection, physical security, fire safety and crisis management. We look for achievement-oriented, creative individuals who perform at their best in a diverse team environment and are motivated by tangible results.
Corporate Services and Real Estate The goal of Corporate Services and Real Estate (CSRE) is to deliver a world class workplace to the people of Goldman Sachs. CSRE consists of two primary business functions:
Business Services delivers quality, cost effective support to internal clients throughout Goldman Sachs. Its three business units are Travel, Document Management and Hospitality.
Real Estate plans, develops, builds and operates Goldman Sachs facilities in over 60 cities in 23 countries around the world. Its two business units are: Strategy, comprising Planning and Transactions; and Operations, comprising Capital Projects and Building Operations.
These businesses are supported by the CSRE Finance team, which includes the disciplines of financial accounting and reporting, operations finance, procurement and contracts management and business planning; and the CSRE Administration and Communications team, which is responsible for organizational development and internal and client communications.
YOUR IMPACT We are looking for a highly motivated professional to join our regional Capital Management team providing and supporting all real estate planning activities and capital project execution for Goldman Sachs in the APAC region.
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL The Capital Management team is a sub-function of the Finance team within the CSRE Division. Capital Management consists of Project Controls, Procurement and Accounting. This role will focus on the Project Controls side of the team with opportunities to also get involved in some procurement activities. Project Controls oversees the 'day to day' management of estimating, scheduling, risk management, cost management, reporting and other related control functions for all capital projects within the Asia Pacific region.
This role will report to the Regional Lead of the Asia Pacific Capital Management and will partner with team members from Real Estate Development, Real Estate Procurement, Project Accounting, Real Estate Planning and Facilities Management.
The role will be assigned multiple projects within the Asia Pacific and will be the lead from Project Controls on those projects. The role will partner most closely with the Real Estate Development and Real Estate Procurement to deliver assigned projects on time and on budget. This role will also be asked to own various business processes and/or initiatives that span across Capital Management in Americas and EMEA regions.
As individuals develop experience it is also likely they will be asked to undertake project related assignments in Real Estate Development and Real Estate Procurement in addition to their Capital Management project tasks.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS RESPONSIBILITIES
Ownership of various capital projects across the Asia Pacific region from a Project Controls perspective including but not limited to estimating, scheduling and cost control support during the project execution
Management of third party vendor staff working on behalf of Project Controls
Assist in the development of weekly and monthly status update presentations/emails to report project progress to CSRE Senior Leadership.
Attend project meetings and follow up on actionable items and deliverables.
Involve in business processes and/or reports that cover the entirety of the Asia Pacific region
Become a subject matter expert in our controls and business processes. Become a super-user of PMWeb, our Project Management Information Software
Bachelor's Degree with major course work in construction and / or finance related field
Minimum of 5 years of relevant construction cost control and estimating experience
Broad understanding of commercial construction industry practices
Ability to think analytically
Strong interpersonal skills
Outstanding written and oral communication skills
Teamwork and consensus building ability
Understanding of Microsoft Office Suite applications, particularly Excel and PowerPoint
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.