Real Estate Manager

Role Profile:

Accountable for the Real Estate component of the Retail Property function including the new Store Opening Plan, site selection and budgets. Liaise with Designers, Landlords and host brands to maintain brand standards and requirements 


Initiate and maintain key contracts. Review proposed store layouts and distribute Store Opening Schedule to the Business.

 Negotiate leases from start to finish, ensuring that the most competitive rates are achieved, and utilise knowledge of those Market rates when renegotiating existing Leases. Strive to secure the most prominent space in malls and street locations wherever possible.

Review then advise on all areas for improvement

  •   Find, investigate and evaluate potential retail sites within their area of responsibility.

  •   Recommend and implement a team structure to ensure Real Estate Management

    meets Stakeholder requirements. Manage and develop the team to meet future Business requirements whilst adhering to all relevant Company policies and procedures.

  •   Through discussions with Stakeholders, recommend renewals, relocation or closure of existing property portfolio within region of responsibility.

  •   Maintain property costs by tracking and making recommendations to the Business. Decide acceptable terms and changes to Leases in reference to renegotiation.

  •   Advise and decide upon the level of commercial opportunity and risk, and present costs and investment analysis to the Retail Property Director.

Manage all processes within one`s own area of expertise in line with Company Policies and Procedures and Market guidelines.

  •   Conclude Lease renegotiations at acceptable/ Market related levels through research, relationships with Landlords, developers, brands and an understanding of the property markets within which they operate.

  •   Produce reports, as required, to keep Line Management and Stakeholders fully informed.


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Retail, Food service, Hospitality and FMCG – Mid-Management to Executive positions in Operations, Buying, Merchandising, CRM, Franchise, Food preparation, Business Development, Supply Chain, Logistics, Marketing, Finance and IT, Leadership, HR, Business Development, Organisational Development and more.

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Global Retail Recruitment is an established global retail recruiter and executive search agency focusing on delivery of quality recruitment process and extensive knowledge in the retail sector. We assist candidates in their search for a new career with consideration to their personal requirements, key skills, future career path and capability of fulfilling our clients brief.

We have delivered success and continue to deliver quality retail recruitment process for candidates globally to leading brands in Europe, Asia, and MENA. Our recruitment success is based on our commitment to providing ethical, considerate and communicative recruitment service coupled with honest, professional advice.

We have significant experience in Luxury, Food, Fashion, Lifestyle, Variety Retail in operations and all support functions such as HR, Leadership, organisational development marketing, finance, buying, merchandising, VM, Supply, Logistics, Franchise, CRM, Real Estate, E-commerce and more.

Vacancies are normally Area, Regional, Country, GM, Director, CEO, COO, CFO, VP, P, MD levels.

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