Job Description: and Qualifications
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases, has an immediate opening for a Real Estate Specialist at our Corporate Headquarters in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
Job Description and Qualifications:
This position is responsible for carrying out a variety of tasks related to the acquisition, management and divestiture of real estate in Americas Region. The work of the Real Estate Specialist has a broad range of involvement across the life span of a developed property, from "business idea conception to final disposition ". Duties include commercial leasing of office space and industrial properties, purchase of real estate to support various business functions, and sale of properties deemed to be surplus.
Develop and foster sound internal client relationships by coordinating the anticipated real estate requirements for assigned areas of responsibility.
Conduct negotiations for the acquisition of real estate interests, including land, facilities, rights-of-way.
Prepare internal approval documents in compliance with Corporate policies and procedures for all real estate transactions.
Prepare all necessary legal documents for review by the Law Group and other appropriate departments.
Engage, direct and manage outside brokers, land surveyors, title abstractors, right-of-way agents and other professionals whose services are normally used in connection with real estate transactions, and work with outside legal counsel in conjunction with the Law Group.
Ensure, in conjunction with the Americas EH&S group, that environmental site assessments are performed to identify and address potential property risks prior to executing any primary real estate transactions.
Take an active role in the electronic records management of the Company's real estate holdings, insuring that proper documentation of the real estate records is complete.
Competencies require to be successful:
Ability to concurrently plan, organize and manage multiple work assignments.
Effectively evaluate, direct and execute project priorities with project team members.
Demonstrate negotiating skills to successfully complete required agreements.
Effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
A bachelor's degree and at least three years of related work experience in a finance, engineering and/or business function.
Experience in commercial matters, dealing with legal contracts is a plus.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.
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Air Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer (U.S.) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, citizenship, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or veteran status.
North America - Exempt
Air Products And Chemicals