Shopping Center Manager (Médiacité)
Job ID
66403
Posted
12-May-2022
Service line
Advisory Segment
Role type
Full-time
Areas of Interest
Accounting/Finance, Administrative, Building Management, Facilities Management, Property Management
Location(s)
Ans - Liege - Belgium, Chaudfontaine - Liege - Belgium, Eupen - Liege - Belgium, Vise - Liege - Belgium

Context

The Property Management department in Belgium manages a real estate portfolio of 66 buildings (shopping centers, office buildings, logistics, retail), with a total surface of more than 1,1 million m². The team consists of 28 real estate professionals in charge of the financial, administrative, legal, technical and commercial management of properties throughout Belgium.

As part of the further expansion of the Property Management department, CBRE is looking for a “Shopping Center Manager” in Liège.

Your Function

The Shopping Center Manager is responsible for the daily management of shopping center Médiacité in Liège. He/she is an all-round person and will coordinate all aspects of a shopping center: facilities, (fire)security, marketing & promotion, reporting, budgets,…

The Shopping Center Manager is the first contact person for tenants, suppliers, visitors as well as for the landlord of the shopping center.

He/she reports to the Head of Property Management.

Your mission and responsibilities

  • Daily follow-up, coordination and management of all activities in the shopping center
  • Manage the local team in the shopping center and the subcontractors
  • Develop and implement business plans and strategies to increase turnover figures and footfall, and to
  • improve the center and the customer experience
  • Build trust and credibility towards landlord, tenants, visitors, partners, neighbors, authorities, and the local community
  • Follow-up on the technical aspects and facilities of the building with the support of the technical manager
  • Follow-up of procedures and legislation on (fire) safety and the environment, follow-up legal inspections, conformity, energy consumption,...
  • Drawing up, coordinating and following up budgets (CAPEX, OPEX, rental income) in consultation with the clients
  • Be responsible for the common charges and the marketing budget. Forecasting, executions, and closure. Develop strategies to use efficiently the budget granted. 
  • Follow-up payments of rent and charges with accounting service and contact tenants when necessary
  • Drawing up and developing a marketing plan, coordination of marketing activities, promotion, publicity, social media,… to make the shopping center a success
  • Coordination of rental activities, pop-ups, specialty leasing, rent renewals
  • Follow lease negotiations to avoid vacant spaces, maximize owners’ revenue and reach optimal commercial mix, prepare adequate analyses
  • Administrative and legal follow-up of the building: leases, guarantees, permits,...
  • Correspondence and communication with owners, tenants, suppliers, authorities, media, press,...
  • Periodic reporting
  • Organization of tenant meetings and present centers’ results and strategy
  • Organization of management meetings and preparation of the management report
  • Immediate actions for all kinds of possible problems


Your Profile

  • University degree ((business) economics, law,...)
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience in a commercial environment 
  • French speaking, good knowledge of English (and Dutch)

Your skills

  • Excellent analytical, coordinating, organizational and communication skills
  • Discreet and sociable personality with a sense of accuracy, team player
  • Hands-on, responsible and stress resistant
  • Proactive, ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Commercial feeling

We offer

CBRE offers you a challenging position in a dynamic, commercial and international working environment. You will join a team of 28 real estate professionals who stand for: professionalism, team spirit, involvement, sense of responsibility, customer focus,...

A contract of indefinite duration with an attractive remuneration package, with numerous benefits, including a company car.

About us

CBRE is the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm.

We provide fully integrated, tailor-made asset and property services based on our local expertise and global network. Therefore, we advise property owners, investors and occupiers on every aspect of their property strategy and assist them in developing, buying, selling, financing, leasing, valuing and managing their assets.

Please visit our website at www.cbre.be