The Property Division manages all aspects of Test Force's 2,750+ store retail property portfolio for our 70+ brands across 19 countries. The property division is split into 3 areas, Real Estate, Project Management and Facilities Management (FM). The Division holds regular reviews on store performance and drives real estate portfolio maximisations to ensure it meets the company's and brands' expectations in regard to quality and profitability. With 425 new stores opened in 2014, and with 430 new stores and 200 refurbishments planned for 2015, the work is fast-paced and dynamic. The team structure is split by region, ensuring your exposure across a number of international blue chip brands.
The Role:The Real Estate Manager is accountable for the new store opening plan, negotiating and renegotiating leases, initiating and maintaining key contracts, site selection and budgets and always strives to secure the most prominent space in malls and street locations wherever possible.
Qualifications & Requirements:
You will have/be:
* A relevant professional qualification (Chartered Surveyor or similar)
* A minimum of 10 years' experience in property management /negotiation/renegotiation
* A minimum of 2 years' experience in property management specific to retail
* Legal training (desirable).
Test Force International Trading Co., one of the world's leading retail franchise companies, operates over 40 of the world's most recognised retail brands in KSA including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, Victoria's Secret, The Cheesecake Factory, Boots, M.A.C and Pottery Barn. With over 600 stores, we are growing fast and looking for talented individuals to join our team.