・Applicants must have permission to work in Japan
・Applicants must be able to speak fluent ~ native level Japanese (Equivalent to JLPT N1)
☑English language required
☑Japanese language required
Real Estate Investment
In the role of Asset Manager, you will have the chance to enhance your competencies and knowledge across various domains, including client servicing, financial analysis, and the dynamic data center asset category in the commercial real estate field. As part of the Portfolio Management Group, you will oversee tenant relationships at multiple properties where you will provide analytical insights to drive strategic initiatives and support business decisions. Your responsibilities will include formulating proposals, negotiating leases, and driving renewal and expansion opportunities.
You will promote collaboration with various teams across disciplines including finance, legal, operations, sustainability, engineering and sales to problem solve and maximize the return of your assigned portfolio of properties. Growth in this role with Portfolio Management Group includes assisting with the master planning process of new and existing data centers; it also entails working closely with our Design & Construction team throughout the lifecycle of our development projects while providing valuable insight and direction from a business perspective to meet tenant timelines and delivery schedules. The properties you will manage and projects you will oversee are highly visible and critical to the success of our portfolio. The role may also involve interaction with local municipalities and utility providers as the jurisdiction requires for various site-specific needs such as entitlement, property taxes, permits and bonds.
You will join a team that includes Directors, other Asset Managers, and Portfolio Analysts. You will invest the largest amount of your time in managing customer relationships, structuring new deals and renewals, drafting investment committee memorandums, overseeing budgets, and providing ad hoc reports and recommendations to upper management. You will take ownership of the properties in the region while working to create value and manage the bottom line of your assigned portfolio.
You will take a proactive approach with customer relationships, coordinating customer outreach well in advance of renewals, ensuring they are satisfied with our services and engaging with them to explore expansion and other opportunities. In addition, just as important, you will provide analytical expertise for the Acquisitions, Design & Construction, and Property Operations teams regarding market activity, leasing, redevelopment, capital improvements, and technical operations expenditures for these sites.
For development projects, you will represent the company as the primary stakeholder: prioritizing business goals, being a problem solver, and adding value to the development process by offering strategic input. You will also provide detailed financial reporting and forecasting for your portfolio of properties and assist with various special projects and other complex analyses.
To be a good fit for this opportunity you will have:
A bachelor's degree with a concentration in finance or commercial real estate.
MBA strongly preferred.
At least five (5) years of experience in real estate asset management; commercial leasing; commercial lending; including analysis, customer management, construction management and strategic positioning / marketing of assets on a competitive basis within the market. Experience working through entitlement development, master planning and construction oversight in an ownership / strategic capacity is preferred.
Proficiency with MS Office, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
Working knowledge of Argus, Yardi, or other leasing and valuation software.
Analytical skills including the following:
Comprehending, analyzing, and interpreting financial statements, budgets and financial forecast models, title and legal documentation conveying title, mortgage and portfolio debt instruments, construction specifications, plans and contracts.
Analyzing the financial impact of capital allocation decisions and thinking creatively in order to manage risk and maximize returns.
Summarizing property and financial performance through evaluation of various data sources including operations and capital expenditures, financial forecasting, job cost accounting, project budgeting, variance analysis and expense reconciliations.
Acquiring and applying knowledge of applicable laws and ordinances affecting ownership, leasing, financing, and operation of real estate.
Proficient knowledge of construction specifications, technical drawings, construction methodology and construction scheduling techniques.
The ability to effectively recognize and respond, verbally or in writing, to sensitive issues, complex inquiries or complaints.
The ability to make insightful presentations and respond to questions from internal and external stakeholders, clients, customers, and the general public.
You will oversee a portfolio of properties and will be expected to travel occasionally.
An outgoing and engaging personality with the ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with colleagues and customers.
A goal-oriented mindset, a deep sense of ownership, and the ability to multi-task under time constraints.
Ability to work diligently in a fast-paced environment; willingness to operate with a sense of urgency and produce quality work product under strict time constraints.
A professional and articulate presence and comfort interacting with senior executives.
A high level of commitment to customer service for both co-workers and clients.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong organizational and time management skills, including the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities effectively.
English Language level: Business level
Japanese Language level: Fluent - Native Level (Equivalent to JLPT N1)
Work permission in Japan required
8-11 million JPY+ Bonus
Social insurance, Hybrid (On-site x Remote)
Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays
New year's holiday
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Seniority Level: Mid-Senior level