Cook Children's Health Care System embraces an inspiring Promise--to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, we're proud of our long and rich tradition of serving the community.Our not-for-profit organization is comprised of eight companies, including our Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health Company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation. With more than 60 primary, specialty and urgent care locations throughout Texas, families can access our top-ranked specialty programs and network of services to meet the unique needs of their child.
As the Vice President of Real Estate, you would be responsible for Cook Children's Health Care System's:
Property Acquisitions and Disposals
The properties that you would oversee are chiefly in the Fort Worth/Tarrant County area.However, as the Vice President of Real Estate, the portfolio you would manage includes properties throughout Texas, from Amarillo to San Antonio.
Demonstrated experience and an overall understanding of the principles and practices of real estate development and management, and facilities management including design, construction, finance, legal, operations, and leasing
Outstanding written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively and objectively with leadership, co-workers and cross-functional and multi-disciplinary teams, building trust and consensus
Demonstrated leadership skills: participates in relevant strategic planning and annual budgeting; sets clear expectations for direct reports and internal/external partners, including role and responsibilities, deadlines, communication regarding progress, and provides feedback; works effectively with other System departments (finance, legal, human resources, IT, and development)
Demonstrated ability to effectively manage competing demands, projects, and deadlines; change approach or method to best fit the situation; deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; communicate changes to relevant stakeholders
Project Management: Develops project plans; coordinates projects; communicates changes and progress; completes projects on time and budget; manages project team activities; organizes or schedules interns and their tasks; develops realistic action plans
Proven ability to establish and achieve metrics for department and employee goals that measure effectiveness of contributions to efficiency and service
Knowledgeable about relevant laws and regulations as it relates to real estate and the healthcare industry(e.g., ADA, Stark, antikickback)
Ability to effectively and professionally represent the organization in interactions with System Board and leadership and external and community stakeholders
Demonstrated experience developing, analyzing, and managing budgets and capital improvement projects
A customer-focused attitude and record of delivering high levels of quality service
Track record of integrity and sound judgment
An undergraduate degree in Business Administration, Finance, Real Estate, Construction Management or related field is required.
Masters' degree in related field is preferred
5-10 years' experience in commercial construction, real estate development, facilities management, and/or real estate finance/planning or comparable role required
5+ years leadership experience in a healthcare system real estate department preferred
Internal Number: 40875
About Cook Children's Medical Center
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children's Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children's has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child's ...life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.Companies – Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's is a not-for-profit organization that is comprised of eight nationally recognized companies.Community Health Outreach – Cook Children's Community Health Outreach works together with over 150 partner organizations to improve the safety and health of at-risk children through education, disease and injury prevention and support.Clinical Research – Cook Children's is home to a skilled team of research-minded physicians, nurses and health care professionals and administrators who drive our commitment to excellent clinical care and the search for medical advances.Public Relations – Cook Children's Public Relations works with national and local media outlets, produces Cook Children's publications, coordinates special events and helps develop key relationships within the community.Contractor & Vendor Information – Cook Children's contractors and vendors must ensure their employees are knowledgeable about working with our organization.Sponsorship guidelines – Cook Children's sponsors a select number of events that are strongly aligned with its promise to improve the health of every child in the region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.