National Leasing Manager - Repco Property Department
Genuine Parts Company (GPC) is the Global Leader in automotive aftermarket parts distribution, encompassing a number of significant international businesses in USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Our Asia Pacific businesses include NAPA, Ashdown-Ingram, McLeod Accessories, Motospecs, RDA Brakes and our iconic Repco Australia & New Zealand Store Network. With an expanding portfolio of retail sites (over 400 sites and growing) and significant growth, we are seeking to appoint an experienced, and passionate, property professional.
Reporting to the General Manager - Group Property, and based in our National Support Office in Rowville (VIC), your ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced role, together with excellent negotiating skills, will see you succeed. Role responsibilities include: Identify suitable sites for store development and/or relocations for all GPC brands nationally Re-negotiate existing leases/tenures to maximise cost savings Negotiate commercial terms and submit offers to lease Manage the lease renewal portfolio and oversee the database Negotiate lease renewals, relocations and make-good requirements Provide strategic initiatives and opportunities for the portfolio Manage risk and compliance for property transactions Provide market analysis/true market rent on locations when negotiating options This role is perfect for you if you have are a natural leader, strategic thinker, and capable of juggling multiple tasks in a high-volume, fast-moving environment. Youâ€™re a people person, who knows how to effectively negotiate to get the best outcome, and you take pride in your organisational skills, and your ability to review and continuously improve the property portfolio.
Other characteristics that will ensure your success: Proven track record in multi-site Retail Tenancy leasing Exceptional lease negotiation skills Experience re-negotiating effective, but over-market, leases Experience negotiating lease surrenders, make-good and dispute resolution Already established landlord/agent networks and relationships Highly developed leadership and people skills Relevant experience in a similar role (retail industry experience advantageous) Excellent communication and presentation skills Keen eye for detail Ability to prioritise across multiple projects and events Comfortable meeting competing deadlines and working under pressure Ability to travel nationally, frequently Working knowledge of Retail Leasing legislation Nationally Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the GPC Asia Pacific family..