Director, Commercial Leasing and Property Management

December 29, 2017


New York, New York 10021

New York City real estate developer seeks an experienced Director of Commercial Leasing and Property Management.

Responsibilities will include:

-Negotiate new and renewal leases for commercial portfolio.

-Market properties to prospective tenants.

-Maintain relationships with brokers.

-Vet and qualify prospective tenants.

-Manage tenant relations including responding to tenant issues and ensuring that building engineering/management staff resolves problems promptly.

-Conduct regular periodic inspections of the properties and tenant spaces. Ensure proper upkeep of property.

-Offer recommendations to increase property attractiveness and income flow.

-Conduct market rent and property value analysis.

-Prepare annual budgets which include leasing assumptions for the coming year, commissions, tenant and capital improvements, energy costs, etc.

-Plan and manage tenant improvement projects.

-Oversee and participate in the development of requests for proposal, bids, contracts and estimates for construction.

-Negotiate contracts with architects, contractors and third-party vendors. Monitor performance.

-Ensure all construction projects are completed to a high quality and on schedule.

-Monitor compliance with building and safety codes, other regulatory requirements.


-Bachelor’s degree.

-5+ years of commercial real estate/ property management experience required.

-Prior experience overseeing construction projects.

-Knowledge of regulatory requirements and tools, materials and methods used in construction or repair of commercial buildings.

-Strong judgment and decision making with regards to the costs and benefits of actions.

-Solid analytical ability.

-Strong communication and interpersonal skills

-Some travel required