General Information

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United States of America
North Carolina
Thursday, May 12, 2022
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Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

This is a hybrid role working from the office and home each week. We are currently considering candidates who live in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.

What you will do:

  • Partner with regional REWS Teams, Business Units, Finance, HR, and IT to add strategic value by contributing to workplace solutions to enhance employee experience
  • Play an integral role in data-driven approach to decision making by analyzing and making sense of large amounts of real estate data
  • Identify portfolio optimization opportunities to support location strategy analysis and planning
  • Understand recent changes in lease accounting standards and assist in determining impact of real estate transactions on financial statements
  • Conduct financial analysis of real estate business cases including projections of cash flow, NPV, IRR, and payback period
  • Serve as Sustainability and Environmental Management System liaison under ISO 14001 Program
  • Work with outsourced service provider on lease administration, transaction management, project management and facilities management activities
  • Interface with corporate Financial Analysts as real estate data subject matter expert
  • Lead annual real estate budgeting process, track regional spend, and understand variance analysis
  • Partner with Legal, Finance, Landlords, and Brokers on lease analysis and amendments

Position Requirements:

  • Experience with financial analysis, lease transactions, and project management
  • Proven track record of implementing cost reduction plans
  • Success in fast-moving, change management situations
  • Outstanding ability to communicate concepts clearly, concisely, and effectively to management
  • Ability to handle multiple requests and work in a fast-paced environment and be responsive to customer/employee requests/service issues
  • Meet deadlines and make sound decisions, sometimes without complete data
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • Exceptional communication, presentation, and negotiation skills
  • Be willing to travel, minimum 20% of time

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA preferred), Economics or Real Estate combined with fundamental subject matter knowledge.
  • 7+ years real estate management or facility operations experience
  • Ability to manipulate data to see beyond the numbers and draw business conclusions and very strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrable ability to achieve goals through strong interpersonal skills; influencing, partnering, and developing relationships with key stakeholders across the business

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America