Bulk Barn

PARALEGAL

Department: Real Estate Development
Reports to: Senior Director Real Estate Development
Employment Status: Full-time
Number of Positions: 1

Position Summary

We are seeking an experienced, energetic and self-motivated individual specializing in tenant retail lease negotiations, for a permanent full time position with our company.

This position requires a dynamic, knowledgeable and hardworking individual to become an integral part of our Real Estate Team. This individual must be a quick learner, detail oriented, capable of making decisions and working independently, thoroughly and accurately on complex leasing documentation, with an excellent command of the English language, both written and verbal.

Responsibilities
  • Ability to act for a tenant and successfully negotiate and finalize retail shopping centre leases and other legal documents with various landlords and their solicitors
  • Accurately prepare a variety of legal documents and correspondence relating to lease negotiations and other on-going leasing matters
  • Manage files from the offer-to-lease stage through to the execution of the final lease form
  • Act as the liaison between company management and outside landlords and their solicitors
  • Organize and expedite the flow of work, initiating any follow-up action as appropriate
  • Meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to interpret specific provisions in retail leases and identify their ramifications
  • A knowledge of Teraview work would be an asset
Knowledge and Skills
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant experience in a commercial leasing department of a major Canadian law firm or a large corporation specializing in retail shopping centre leasing
  • Prior retail lease negotiation experience is essential
  • Good business acumen
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong business credentials
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Word, MS Excel and MS Outlook
  • Able to work "hands-on" to produce a high quality and quantity of work
  • A very high level of skill in both written and verbal communications
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with other staff and professionals as part of the company team
How to Apply

If you meet these requirements and seek a challenging position, please email your resume, by February 8, 2013, to the attention of corporatejobs@bulkbarn.ca.

No telephone calls please.

Thank you for your interest. Only applicants who will be interviews will be contacted.