Leasing Specialist I or II - Georgia Building Authority

October 26, 2017

Georgia Building Authority

Atlanta, Georgia 30334
https://gba.georgia.gov/

** This position is being re-advertised, those who have applied and/or interviewed your resume is still in consideration, no need to re-apply. **

In addition to a competitive salary and career growth opportunities, the State Properties Commission offers a generous benefits package, which includes employee retirement plan (including a 401(k) plan with up to 3% employer matching); paid holidays annually; vacation and sick leave; health, dental, vision, legal, disability, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, healthcare and child care flexible spending accounts.

Duties: Leasing Specialist I and II: Under general supervision of the Leasing Section Manager (LSM), is responsible for the management of all activities related to the acquisition of leased space for the benefit of the State of Georgia and its related agencies and for negotiating or renegotiating approximately 2,000 statewide leases.

Competencies: Understand, negotiate, review and prepare lease documents and apply general understanding of real estate financial calculations. Interpret lease proposal, responses to Request for Proposals, letters of intent, term sheets, and data provided by prospective landlords (financial documents, business plans, and etc.) and present a summary analysis of the proposed lease. Conduct business meetings, maintain leasing status reports, and provide timely communication with all leasing process stakeholders on status of lease transactions. Manage a high volume workload while also remaining responsive to calls and requests both internally and externally. Work independently and meet strict deadlines in order to manage multiple leases and locations. Strong organizational, problem solving and analytical skills where attention to detail is essential.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an ability to interact with landlords, agencies, contractors and co-workers in an articulate, courteous, and professional manner at all times.  Be a team player with initiative and flexibility.  Proficient in use of Microsoft Office.

Minimum Qualifications (Agency Specific):

Leasing Specialist I:  Completion of a degree in Business Administration, Real Estate, Finance or related field combined with two (2) years of experience in negotiating, reviewing, drafting and managing leases. OR Completion of a degree in Business Administration, Real Estate, Finance or related field combined with three (3) years of project management experience related to the acquisition of leased or owned space.

Leasing Specialist II: Completion of a degree in Business Administration, Real Estate, Finance or related field combined with four (4) years of experience in negotiating, reviewing, drafting and managing leases. OR Completion of a degree in Business Administration Real Estate, Finance or related field combined with six (6) years of project management experience related to the acquisition of leased or owned space

Hiring Salary Range:

LS I : $41,000.00 - $53,000.00

LS II: $53,000.00 - $72,500.00

Starting salary commensurate with education & experience

Job Announcement Closes: December 22, 2017 - Resumes must be received by 5 pm

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

TO APPLY:Email resume in Microsoft Word/PDF format.To ensure proper routing/handling of your credentials, copy/paste or type the following in the subject line of your email: Leasing Specialist I or II