With over 800 locations across the US and Canada, our customers are never too far from a Hot Topic or BoxLunch location. With so many locations adding up to significant real estate, we are in need of a Manager, Legal Lease Negotiations who negotiates and drafts leases for new stores, relocations and remodels; and amendments for extensions and other lease actions.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Drafts and negotiates (under SVP supervision) leases and amendments (for all type of centers including malls, strip centers, lifestyle center and street); ensures all leases are executed prior to lease expiration date, kickout date and start of construction.
Draft and negotiate related documents such as commencement date letters, lease amendments, tenant estoppels and subordination non-disturbance agreements.
Crafting new lease language to current retail environment standards and updating outdated language while maintaining the highest standards of protection for the company.
Maintains current status on all open matters.
Creates legal files and appropriately organizes related documentation.
Inputs critical dates and legal documentation data into Real Estate Legal/Leasing database.
Interprets lease language as necessary to determine company’s rights/responsibilities regarding leases and informs Leasing team of issues.
Prepares, packages and distributes legal documents for review and signature.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
5+ years of lease drafting and negotiating experience required
Extensive knowledge of Retail Leasing and legal language
Strong writing and editing skills
Excellent organization skills and multi-tasking ability