Experience

  • General Manager

    at Fourways Gardens Residential Estate

    June 2017 - March 2020

    Gauteng

    Key Performances - • Responsible and accountable for the functional and operational management of all aspects of the Estate and facilities; • Building sites and building process on the Estate in accordance with the Architectural Guidelines and Code of Conduct for Contractors; • Project Management; • Staff and HR Management; • Financial management and administration; • Compile operational reports and submit them to relevant parties; • Safety/Security - Security services management; • Estate Maintenance; • Management of the Estate gardens and landscaping; • Ensure quality control of workmanship and material by means of inspections and corrective actions; • Manage and negotiate SLAs; • Managing the day-to-day operations of facilities (clubhouse/restaurant/sporting and other amenities); • Ensure compliance with statutory regulations and requirements; • Environmental Management.

  • Estate / Community / Facility Manager

    at Steyn City Parkland Residence

    February 2015 - May 2017

    Gauteng

    Key Performances - • Responsible and accountable for the functional and operational management of all aspects of the Estate and Facilities; • Budget and Financial control; • Building sites and building process on the Estate in accordance with the Architectural Guidelines and Code of Conduct for Contractors; • Staff Management; • General administrative operations; • Safety/Security - Security services management; • Estate Maintenance; • Management of the Estate gardens and landscaping; • Facilitate management, and ensuring the awareness of policies and procedure manuals relating to all aspects of management; • Ensure quality control of workmanship and material by means of inspections and corrective actions; • Manage and negotiate SLAs.

  • Estate Manager

    at Blue Mountain Village Home Owners’ Association

    September 2007 - January 2015

    Province of the Western Cape

    Key Performances: • Full responsibility of managing daily operations at assigned properties. Tasks include maintaining property rentals, marketing and filling vacancies, screening prospective tenants, enforcing leases and securing premises; • Management of all aspects of the Estate and Facilities; • Consulting on Property Management issues; • Assist and advise Directors and or Trustees on procedural matters including, General and Special General meetings, Resolutions, Constitution and or Articles of Association, Sectional Titles Act, Companies Act, Rules; • Attend Meetings – Monthly, AGMs, and Special General meetings; • Assist and advise Directors and or Trustees on procedural matters.

  • Area Manager

    at Trafalgar Property Management (Pty) Ltd

    August 2003 - September 2006

    Province of the Western Cape

    Key Performances: • Take responsibility for all job functions and objectives, Provide Management • information on Divisional results and KPI’s as well as short term plans, • Management of staff and contractors, Contribute to team’s development • and achievement of objectives, Lead and develop the Sectional and Letting • teams, Liaise with owners, tenants, landlords and supervisors, Review • monthly results with Letting consultants and Portfolio Managers;

  • Assistant General Manager

    at Helderberg Village Homeowners’ Association

    August 1998 - July 2003

    Province of the Western Cape

    Key Performances: • Full in-house residential property management of ± 230 staff and facilities; • Management of Frail Care; • Safety/Security - Security services management • Residential rentals; • HR management; • Develop and promulgate HR policies; • Financial management including long-term planning and risk assessment; • Management of investments and assets; • Attend to and present financial statements at Board of Directors’ meetings; • Assist in setting the vision and strategic direction for the HOA.

  • Group Accountant

    at The Melsetter Trust

    July 1995 - July 1998

    Province of the Western Cape

    Key Performances: • Full management accounting functions and reporting for poultry and fruit divisions which includes: - Preparation of annual estimate of Income and Expenditure for poultry and fruit divisions; • Prepare and present financial reports at poultry and fruit Directors meetings which includes: - Income and Expenditure statements - debtors reports - statistic reports on poultry and egg sales to various clients - statistic reports on sale of various fruit varieties to local and export markets • Control the monthly budget of expenses against expenditure; • Prepare, and arrange Annual Audit and submit audited Financial Statements to the Board of Directors and or Trustees for approval.

  • Management Accountant

    at Illovo Sugar Mill (CG Smith)

    January 1985 - June 1995

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    Key Performances: • Develop, monitor and review the planning & budgeting and management reporting systems in respect of; policies, procedures and processes; • Produce monthly management reports for Management and Departmental Managers; • Variance reporting – Analyse variances Departmental Managers; • Prepare Quarterly and Annual Financial Statements for presentation at Board meetings; • Cost accounting on various projects; • Improving systems surrounding all aspects of budgeting, forecasting and business planning; • Manage the evaluation of proposed capital projects, including; the costing, assumptions, risks, sustainability and value for money.

Education

  • M+4

    at Technikon Natal

    1994 - 1996 (2 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

  • Grade 12

    at Glenwood High School

    1969 - 1974 (5 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

Languages

  • Afrikaans Conversation

  • English Native

Hives