Manager Construction & Facility Management Benelux

We are MediaMarkt, the number 1 consumer electronics company in Europe! Our right to exist in this industry? Our unique personal contact between employees and customers in our stores.  

As a team, we work together to remain the omnichannel player with 25 stores in Belgium, 49 stores in the Netherlands and our webshops. How we do that? By putting our customers first. Always. By offering the best customer experience both online and offline. We build a party for and with our customers.   


We believe that anything is possible if you take action yourself. Working at MediaMarkt means: having fun and wanting to win!


As Manager Construction & Facility Management you are responsible for the management of all transactions within the country organization in these areas.


Your task is to lead the existing department as a professional internal service provider, your decisions will be held in close coordination with the responsible country management as well as the operationally responsible colleagues. You work closely together with our international Corporate Property Management in Germany.


Your responsibilities and duties:

  • Providing rental contract negotiations / project developments in planning and technical terms in the context of the location search as well as the optimization and modernization of the existing location portfolio;
  • Preparation of feasibility studies and management presentations for our projects (existing store locations, remodeling and new store concepts);
  • Control of procurement processes for design, construction and facility management services, as well as other investment and consumption goods in the construction and store fitting sector;
  • Set-up of corresponding project teams intern / extern;
  • Ensure compliance with all regulations as well as internal company guidelines within our projects;
  • Responsible for project management including necessary permits, design, control and implementation of the approved projects with full costs and deadline responsibility as well as coordination of all internal and external parties involved in the project;
  • Provision of reporting data from the construction / FM area in appropriate company systems;
  • Coordination of cooperation with and provision of shared services by our international property management department in Germany;
  • Support in the budget planning in our stores;
  • Provision of important benchmarks of our property portfolio as well as of projects;
  • Responsible management of all maintenance and repair processes as well as energy management, provision and administration of building records;
  • Sustainability reporting in the property sector.


What you have to offer: 

You have an university education in the fields of architecture, civil engineering, business engineering or another technical faculty. You have several years of responsible leadership experience in the construction / facility management (preferably in the retail sector in the Benelux). You are able to travel and work from home, the Brussels and Rotterdam office.


Specific skills:

  • Project management experience (in a multiple projects context);
  • Entrepreneurial and accountable. No-nonsense, hands-on mentality;
  • Inspiring others: able to build engagements with different teams;
  • Willingness to work in an international environment, high personal flexibility and willingness to travel provided;
  • Excellent language skills: Dutch & English. French is a plus.


Our offer:

  • The most beautiful view in Rotterdam. A - without exaggerating - fantastic workplace on the 40th floor in 'De Rotterdam' with a 360 view of the city;
  • Freedom to work remotely from home or at the offices (Rotterdam or Brussels);
  • A steep learning curve in an environment where you can shape your own role;
  • Opportunities to grow, both nationally and internationally;
  • An international working environment;
  • 30 days of vacation;
  • An attractive employee discount, group health insurance, company fitness and discounts on various insurance products.


At MediaMarkt we simply have guts. We are entrepreneurs within a company, giving you the chance to develop yourself quickly and in a variety of ways.


Sounds interesting?

If you recognize yourself in this profile, go ahead and push the button. In case you would like to find out more before applying, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Arjen Davids is the Hiring Manager for this position and will be more than happy to tell you all about this spectacular opportunity. He’s available on +31(6)10015648 or


Can’t wait to get to know you!