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Title:  Senior Lease Manager

Date:  25-Nov-2021

Auckland, KiwiRail Holdings Ltd, NZ, 1010

Business unit:  Strategy and Growth
Position status:  Permanent
Employment type:  Full Time
Level of experience:  Experienced

KiwiRail are looking for a Senior Lease Manager to join our team based at Stanley Street, Auckland in this permanent role.


Your Role:

Reporting to the General Manager – Northern Property Portfolio, you will work within the Leasing team to ensure that all leases and licenses are efficiently negotiated, documented, and managed.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing workflow priorities within the portfolio
  • Establishing a clear commercial framework to work towards
  • Drive portfolio performance and maximise the revenue stream
  • Seeking out new revenue opportunities within the portfolio and present business cases as appropriate
  • Developing and maintaining strategic relationships
  • Ensuring all leases are efficiently processed and established in accordance with KiwiRail procedures


Your Skills:

To be successful in this role, you will have at least 5 years’ experience in lease management and lease negotiations, as well as experience leading a team.


You will also understand land ownership, tenure systems, and knowledge of the valuation process.


Importantly, you will have strong judgement & negotiation skills, be proactive with strong prioritisation, and be an open and honest communicator with all internal and external stakeholders.


Your Benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Commitment to continued learning and development
  • Access to discounted travel, health insurance & holiday houses across NZ as part of our Staff Welfare Trust


About KiwiRail:

KiwiRail is New Zealand's national railway, employing around 4,200 talented people in a wide range of business functions.  Our teams are responsible for maintaining 4,000 kilometres of rail corridor, bridges, tunnels, viaducts, overhead wires, signals, and level crossings. Our team is like a family; we love what we do, and we thrive in this busy and upbeat environment.


KiwiRail is committed to an inclusive, flexible, and supportive workplace where everyone can feel valued, respected, and have equal opportunity to succeed. We encourage applications from people of all ages, genders, sexual orientation, personalities, ethnicities, abilities, and cultures.


If you are ready to make a difference within a progressive organisation that encourages forward thinking and recognises success, then we would like to hear from you.


Applications close: 10th of December

Position Description: https://www.kiwirail.co.nz/assets/Careers/SG/Senior-Lease-Manager-AKL-PD.pdf?vid=4

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