Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) is one of the world’s leading commercial real estate advisory firms. We provide a fully integrated platform of services to prominent multinational corporations and institutional investors across the globe, as well as to occupiers, owners and developers of real estate on a local, regional and national level.Together with London-based partner Knight Frank and independently-owned offices, NKF’s14,100 professionals operate from more than 400 offices in established and emerging property markets on six continents.
Newmark Knight Frank is currently seeking a Junior Application Specialist to support the implementation project activities for NKF’s internal and external client engagements. Important elements of this role include but are not limited to well-developed skills in Software Application delivery. This position is a key role in the technical team that requires customer focus, an understanding of different Real Estate and Analytics related IT tools, and an outstanding level of technical proficiency.
The Junior Application Specialist will participate in all aspects of software implementation; design, configuration, development, testing, documentation and support.
•Experience with relational databases and SQL
•Interest in networks and infrastructure
•Experience in Microsoft Office Application (i.e. Word, Excel, Project, Visio and PowerPoint)
•Writing/editing technical documentation
•Professional communication skills
•Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
•Solid customer service acumen and interpersonal relationship skills
•Willingness to travel (under 25%)
•Willing to work in a startup environment
•Interest in Data Analytics
•Problem-solving and detail-oriented thinking
•B.S. or B.A. in related discipline or related experience.
•Fluent / very good English skills
•Basic knowledge of Facilities, Real Estate and Asset Management industry and practices
•Experience in implementing web based applications
•Knowledge of German will be an advantage
•Knowledge of reporting software (BIRT, Crystal, etc.)
•Conceptual knowledge of AutoCAD and document management
•Understanding of Markup Languages (XML, HTML, etc.)
What do we offer:
•Young, motivated team
•Career opportunity in a multinational company
•Multilingual, friendly work atmosphere
•Work place located in quickly developing office district with an easy access to public transport