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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Real Estate Manager
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Grocery Outlet | Emeryville, CA
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Job Description


The Real Estate Manager will support and execute, under the guidance of a VP of Real Estate, the analysis, selection, negotiation and development processes associated with Grocery Outlet's new store, relocation and expansion program.


* Support of the market analysis, site selection, transaction, project approvals and development processes utilizing personal effort and leveraging consultants, brokers, third party partners and other market resources as necessary.
* Responsible for inspecting and evaluating proposed sites, existing stores and competitors within various trade areas.
* Responsible for evaluating store site locations for availability, property value, access, zoning, development obstacles, timing, etc.
* Negotiate business points for sites approved by the company as lease renewals, store expansions, modifications and surplus store space available for sublease.
* Responsible for the coordination of legal documents needed to lease or sublease properties.
* Facilitate communication between transaction management, construction and architecture internal and/or outsourced support to achieve on time and on budget project delivery.
* Coordinate communication between Real Estate Department staff, outside brokers, Regional Operations Managers and the Real Estate Committee participants to analyze and define existing and targeted trade areas.
* Oversee the collection and assembly information required for new store site submittal presentations and the proofing thereof for the Real Estate Committee.
* Coordinate evaluation of pertinent data related to trade areas and sites, i.e. population density, incomes, education levels, site visibility, competition, co-tenancy, and growth trends.
* Responsible for preparing presentations to the Real Estate Committee relating to review of potential new sites, relocations, lease extensions and renewal, store remodels, landlord dispute resolution and other related matters.
* Maintain excellent communication and working relationships with real estate brokers, owners, landlords, attorney, architects, real estate representatives of other retail tenants and local government officials.
* Contribute to the development of capital budgets for individual real estate projects.
* Participate in the development and implementing of the Strategic Plans, Goals and Objectives of Grocery Outlet Inc.
* Perform other duties as assigned.


* Minimum of three years experience in the real estate related functions with at least two years in Retail Real Estate.
* College degree and Real Estate brokers license preferred.
* Excellent organizational, analytical, written and oral communication skills required.
* Basic contract negotiation experience.
* An understanding of the workings of the commercial real estate community.
* A basic understanding of construction and property management.
* Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals as well as municipal codes and regulations.
* Ability to deal tactfully and effective with brokers, landlords, attorneys, architects, local government officials, sub-lessors, vendors, independent operators and all Grocery Outlet employees.

About Grocery Outlet

Grocery Outlet Inc. promises to bring you a fun, exciting, unique career experience that will keep you here! You'll enjoy a wholesome, clean and friendly environment that is family operated. And we offer the best customer service in town. We carry thousands of BIG NAME BRAND items in groceries, frozen foods, produce, refrigerated items, snacks, beverages, health and beauty products, housewares, toys, gifts and more. We provide competitive compensation, which includes one of the highest-rated retirement investment programs from a privately owned company. Your opportunities for advancement can grow as our company grows. Our Management Team works diligently to grow and expand our business. Your success is our success! Success comes in Cans not in Cannots! Our family is: The largest extreme-value grocer in the United States. Founded in San Francisco in 1946, Grocery Outlet is privately held. Over 133 stores in the U.S. - Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington - the majority are in California, Oregon and Washington. About 100 employees at Grocery Outlet support offices in Berkeley, Calif. Why work at Grocery Outlet? We are committed to helping the communities in which we operate. Grocery Outlet donates to many local schools and hospitals. Our competitive benefits package includes: Medical Insurance Plans Vision Care Dental Care Life Insurance Disability Benefits 401(k) Plan AD&D Coverage Profit Sharing Plan Vacation Sick Leave Holiday Pay Scholarship Program