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As one of the world’s largest fashion retailers, H&M offers endless career opportunities. A fast-paced, buzzing environment with great diversity – a place where the customer is always the centre of attention.
Did you know that the Lease Team takes care of all lease & contract related issues for all our H&M and portfolio brand stores in The Netherlands, such as locations for new stores and existing lease & legal issues? The Lease Department includes the complete lease contract management, with content such as space, term and rents for all H&M Stores and New Brands in The Netherlands. For all new- and existing stores (for example in the event of a contract extension) the Lease Team is responsible to negotiate the contract. The exciting task of the lease team is to determine new locations for all Stores within the H&M Group (H&M, COS, WEEKDAY, H&M HOME, &other Stories, MONKI, ARKET) identify, evaluate and carefully analyze them. The aim of the analysis is to determine sustainable, economic success of each store and to rent the optimal location in size, division of space and contract.
You secure the future of the company: because you recognize opportunities to promote and increase turnover and profitability and have an overview of our store portfolio and all rental contract parameters, such as term, conditions, rents, charges and notice periods. You evaluate the location, environment, space size and contractual conditions of the stores and optimize the portfolio through renegotiations, new openings and conversions, among other things.
You make your decisions with a view to what is best for the location, the individual brand and our customers and colleagues: Because you develop location strategies and ensure the future- oriented positioning of the stores! You will deal with questions such as "Which new store location will be exciting and relevant for H&M today and in the future?“
You know how an efficient rental contract management looks like - from renting to renegotiation, you lead through the rental contract negotiations and prepare recommendations for a possible contract conclusion for the board in the Region and Sweden. Based on your own initiative you should always have an eye on the customers, the development of the retail sector, the competitors and the “best deal”.
Whether H&M want to rent a store for H&M or for one of the new brands: Because of you, they are welcomed partners! This is the basis for the store teams to inspire their customers in the right environment.
Who are you?
In addition, they would like the following from you:
A completed business degree or a comparable qualification in further education
Ideally, already professional experience in the real estate industry or management
A customer- team-oriented and very structured, analytical way of working
Good knowledge of Excel and Word
The ability to communicate fluently in Dutch & English (written and verbal)
The position is full-time and located in Amsterdam
Are you interested?
Apply by e-mailing your CV and cover letter to email@example.com for the attention of Sherlyn Bruseker.