Our client is hiring for the position of Director of Leasing at their Vancouver, Washington office. The Company is a well-established family-owned real estate development and property management business.
The Director of Leasing will work closely on a daily basis with Ownership, President, CFO, Property Management, and Development teams. There will also be weekly interaction with our development partner. Supervises and directs activities of the Leasing Assistant.
Reporting to the President, the Director of Leasing will act as a facilitator for all leasing-related activities from inception to close including showings, negotiations, documentation, coordination, and administration for the various aspects of the leasing process. The successful candidate will act as a liaison between the company and tenants and brokers to negotiate, organize, track, and support our leasing processes.
Draft leasing forms including but not limited to Letters of Intent (LOI’s), Leases, Lease Abstracts, Commission Agreements, Tenant Representation Agreements, Co-Broker Agreements, Referral Agreements, Listing Agreements and other related Leasing Documents
Prospect for and negotiate exclusive tenant representation agreements with local, regional, and national tenants
Interface with clients and prospects to successfully define the parameters, lease terms, and limitations surrounding a possible lease, listing and related agreements
Provide existing and prospective clients with current industry and market-specific information as it relates to their business and investments
Assist in the marketing of each assigned property and ensure accurate and timely updates are made to all collateral, websites, etc. as necessary
Have on-going communications with existing tenant database to discuss local expansion, relocation, and outside market expansion and track from the company’s CRM lease expiration dates, future plans, financial information and lease terms to determine the profitability of a potential lease
Conduct local and sub-market analysis for existing inventory and competitive properties to ensure accurate marketing and competitive pricing with regards to market rent, tenant improvements, rental abatement, etc.
Attend weekly development and leasing meetings to discuss prospects, properties and share ideas with the team
Ensure that the highest quality of communication is performed with Co-Workers, Tenants, Landlords, and Clients through monthly emails, phone calls, and hard copy deliverables indicating our efforts to date for our services.
BA or BS from a four-year college or university required.
A minimum of seven years’ comprehensive experience in commercial real estate or related field sufficient to perform the essential functions of the job
Experience leasing mixed-use, retail, commercial, and office properties
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