You know Valvoline, right? We’re a household name. We’re one of the most recognized and respected premium brands in the global automotive lubricant industry, we have a presence in more than 140 countries, and our customers have trusted us for 150 years. But at Valvoline, we’re never idle, so we still have work to do. We need good people to help us achieve our vision to build the world's leading engine- and automotive-maintenance business. That’s where you come in. Do you love collaborating with team members? Are you ready for a rewarding job that will help you grow your career? If so, join us.
Careers for the Driven
Valvoline has a rewarding opportunity as a Director Real Estate and Development. We whole-heartedly adopt a ‘never idle' mindset. We also know that outstanding service begins and ends with our employees. So, we’re looking for good people to join our team. You bring your skills, talents and drive. We will give you a great place to work, a competitive salary and benefits, and the resources and support to develop and advance within our global company.
How You’ll Make an Impact
We need a quick learner who can become a subject matter expert in the operations of our retail environment. In the role, you would be responsible for:
Leading the Valvoline Instant Oil Change domestic company real estate team. Major responsibilities include: identification and prioritization of trade areas, site selection, financial performance modeling, and management and deployment of capital
Overseeing Valvoline Instant Oil Change’s store growth plan execution for domestic company stores. Typical Target Units per Year: Company 25-45 Stores
Overseeing real estate team responsible for network planning, site selection, and deal making for retail locations
Reviewing and approving store financial proforma business plans, working in concert with site analytics, operations, and real estate managers
Overseeing lease negotiations for new stores and acquisitions, interfacing with Company legal and pre-construction teams
Maintaining relationships with brokers, developers and other 3rd party stakeholders for the benefit of Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Leading a team of real estate managers located throughout the US. Interacting and influencing multiple levels of the store development team, legal, operations, franchising, and senior management within the organization
Providing leadership, technical real estate expertise, and financial guidance for the company real estate managers. Collaboratively setting goals and deadlines with team members to deliver excellent store sites in alignment with company growth targets
Planning and budgeting company store capital portfolio. Capital Budget responsibilities include the preparation, justification and execution of annual budgets of $50,000,000 - $75,000,000
What You’ll Need
Bachelor's Degree in Business Admin., Real Estate, Finance, Legal or Engineering
Minimum seven years of successful leadership in commercial retail real estate management
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
What Will Set You Apart
Financial acumen and real estate development expertise
Demonstrated knowledge of site selection, contract negotiations, budgets and construction practices is required for success
Benefits That Drive Themselves
Health insurance plans
Short and long-term disability insurance
Paid vacation and holidays*
Employee Assistance Program
*Terms and conditions apply and benefits may differ depending on position.
Internal Number: 2019-13651
Valvoline (NYSE: VVV) is one of the most recognized and respected premium consumer brands in the global automotive lubricant industry. We have been innovating and pushing the limits of engine performance for 150+ years. It’s no coincidence ‘VVV’ is our stock ticker as our Three V’s – Values, Vow and Vision – drive our culture and our plans to build the world’s leading engine and automotive maintenance business. Our products are sold in approximately 140 countries. In the U.S. and Canada, our products are sold through more than 30,000 retail outlets, to installer customers in over 12,000 locations and more than 1,100 Valvoline Instant Oil ChangeSM locations.
At Valvoline, our vow is to bring “Hands On Expertise” for the benefit of our customers every day, moving the business forward with speed and excellence. We believe it all starts with our people and we offer opportunities for development and advancement throughout our global organization. If you are looking for a relationship with a company instead of simply a job, this may be the right opportunity for you!
Valvoline is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive considerati...on for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Valvoline does not accept resumes from external staffing agencies or independent recruiters for any of our openings unless we have a signed recruiting agreement in place to fill a specific position. Valvoline is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.