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Head of Portfolio Management - Logistics - Europe

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    Full-time
    Expert / Leadership (9+ years)
  • Logistics
  • London
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AI generated summary

  • You must have strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills, along with a proactive and adaptable approach. 9-12 years' relevant experience in logistics and investment required. Willingness to take on special projects and drive growth.
  • You will lead portfolio performance, financial analysis, tenant relations, strategic transactions, and process improvements for logistics assets in Europe. Frequent travel required.

Requirements

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities and a collaborative approach. Ability to motivate and engage experienced team members.
  • Self-motivated and pro-active, with respect to both managing workload and professional development.
  • Superior communication skills (oral and written) and interpersonal skills, including comfort interacting and providing recommendations to senior executives and ability to develop relationships with operating companies. Manage tough conversations.
  • Willingness to take on special projects, and lay the foundation for the platform’s growth
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, to adapt quickly and to manage changing priorities
  • Excellent organisational skills, and planning abilities.
  • Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or business
  • Relevant Experience:
  • At least 9-12 years’ relevant experience with logistics (brokerage, asset management, acquisition).
  • Experience working in leasing or asset management
  • Experience working in an investment capacity

Responsibilities

  • Work with the acquisition team to evaluate the approprietness of investment opportunities with high level analysis and identify key considerations.
  • Act as main point of contact on forecasting, financial, and performance queries; will act as liaison to various internal groups noted above.
  • Implement key short-term and long-term business plan objectives, focusing on driving asset performance through collaboration with the asset managers as needed, and managing consultants and third parties.
  • Perform financial analysis, performance tracking against business plans, and ongoing review of all metrics.
  • Assist in managing the relationships with key tenants.
  • Attend all monthly leasing calls, and review and approve HOTs or underlying leases agreements for all major or strategic leases within the portfolio;
  • Identify ways to improve and streamline processes
  • Attend and present to Board at quarterly performance reviews, identifying risks in forecasts and recommending solutions to address in advance.
  • Play critical role in key strategic transactions, including providing underwriting reviews on new acquisitions, preparing assets for disposition, and overseeing execution of major capital expenditures projects.
  • Work closely with Brookfield Capital Markets team on all financing and lender reviews, taking lead role in lender negotiation and execution of refinancing’s.
  • Manage process for, and provide recommendations on, all approval requests coming from the Portfolio Company management teams up to the Board.
  • Will require frequent travel to Europe.

FAQs

What kind of communication skills are required for this role?

Excellent communication skills are required for this role, as the successful candidate will frequently interact with various asset managers, leasing heads, finance teams within Brookfield’s logistics portfolio companies, as well as Senior Executives within the organization.

What qualities should the successful candidate possess?

The successful candidate should be a self-starter who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, has excellent communication skills, is detail-oriented, possesses a high degree of intellectual curiosity, is business savvy, and has a strong finance/valuations foundation.

Who will the successful candidate interact with in this role?

The successful candidate will frequently interact with various asset managers, leasing heads, finance teams within Brookfield’s logistics portfolio companies, as well as Senior Executives within the European Senior Team and the Global Head of Logistics.

1001-5000
Employees

Mission & Purpose

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