Fast growing SMS Assist seeking additional team members

SMS Assist Press Release
Lis Klisser

CHICAGO, October 26, 2015 – SMS Assist, an award-winning, disruptive technology company providing multisite property management, will hold an invitation-only hiring event in the John Hancock Center on November 5 to hire up to 80 new operations managers for the organization.

This hiring event will focus on filling operations and client service positions. Ideal candidates represent diverse backgrounds including sales, business, customer service, and facility operations. SMS is also seeking candidates with Spanish language proficiency. Responsibilities will include consulting with clients about their service needs and wants, managing affiliate calls and requests about services and ensuring affiliates are executing the necessary services. As with all positions at SMS Assist, extensive training and development will be provided to  encourage growth within the operations organization and advancement to management positions.

“With the addition of these new team members, SMS Assist’s employee base will grow to more than 500 employees,” said Mike Rothman, SMS Assist chief executive officer. “Our explosive growth is a testament to the great talent we’re fortunate to work with, and we’re always looking for the best and brightest to make our team even stronger.”

As SMS Assist’s staff grows, its workspace grows as well. The company’s operations now fill nearly 75,000 square feet in the iconic John Hancock Center on Michigan Avenue. Candidates interested in attending the invitation-only hiring event can apply online by submitting a resume and responding to a brief questionnaire. Those selected will be invited to attend the hiring event at SMS’ headquarters.

The company’s advanced technology platform helps to continuously reduce clients’ property maintenance costs while simultaneously improving service quality and speed of delivery. The company’s team of certified affiliates has expertise in more than 45 trade services and provides critical maintenance such as floor care, snow and ice management, landscaping, HVAC and other property maintenance services.

About SMS Assist
SMS Assist is a Chicago-based technology company providing multisite property management to a roster of Fortune 500 clients with a team of more than 800 dedicated employees and more than 186,000 service locations. Using its proprietary software platform to manage its network of more than 20,000 affiliate subcontractors, SMS Assist offers a suite of property management benefits including leveraged pricing of products and services, a $50 million insurance policy, real-time services validation, instant invoicing, automatic service audits, and data analysis to ensure quality and cost efficiency. SMS Assist is revolutionizing multisite property management services for clients including JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ: ORLY) and Invitation Homes Inc. (NYSE: INVH). To learn more, visit smsassist.com.

Contact:
Elisabeth Klisser
312-265-2047
eklisser@smsassist.com