Retail Leasing Manager - Durban, South Africa - Marvel Placement Consultants

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    Minimum Requirements:
    • National Senior Certificate.
    • A relevant degree or diploma in Retail Management will be advantageous.
    • Essential: Registered and hold an active FFC.
    • Hold a SACSC Certificate.
    • 4-5 years of proven expertise in retail leasing with a track record of success, including achieving leases with national, international, or niche tenants.
    • Previous experience in retail leasing within a new development setting, managing centers exceeding 20,000m2 in size.
    • Valid Drivers License.

    Roles and Responsibilities:
    • In charge of all leasing operations, including the review and negotiation of lease transactions and agreements.
    • Responsible for leasing both existing and newly developed retail spaces to maintain and increase market share.
    • Support leasing strategy and project direction.
    • Manage retail unit rental for maximum occupancy and premium rental levels.
    • Engage with tenants to maintain high-quality tenancy.
    • Set and achieve budget rental income targets.
    • Undertake direct leasing negotiations with prospective tenants.
    • Prepare and review tenancy mix for optimum retail asset performance.
    • Provide regular leasing progress reports to Divisional Director.
    • Maximize rental income and lease terms through negotiations.
    • Ensure leasing targets are met for existing portfolio and new developments.
    • Activate leasing promptly to minimize vacancy downtime.
    • Maintain relationships with tenants and industry professionals.
    • Actively source and secure desired retailers.
    • Maintain and review prospective tenant database.
    • Conduct market research on new brands and retail trends.
    • Monitor competitor developments, rentals, and major deals.
    • Review and evaluate shopper profile mix impact on retail sector.
    • Stay updated on market changes and build industry network.
    • Manage tenant paperwork and lease documentation accurately.
    • Oversee deals from inception to completion, including handover meetings.

    Closing Date:
    Submissions for this vacancy will close on the 14 of April 2024, however, you will still have the opportunity to submit your CV for this position till 28 April 2024.

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