Real Estate Manager

Genesee & Wyoming   •  

Jacksonville, FL

Industry: Manufacturing / Diversified


5 - 7 years

Posted 413 days ago

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Job Description

The Real Estate Manager’s primary role is maximizing the profitability of the Company’s real estate assets and providing real estate support to railroad operations. The ideal candidate would combine a strong knowledge of real estate principals, excellent negotiating skills, proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and GIS, and basic accounting and finance expertise.


  • Responsible for general real estate portfolio management for railroads, periodic travel to each locationrequired.   Travel anticipated is 10-15%.
  • Responsible for maintenance of real estate management database containing information regarding active leases and lease account status.
  • Prepares periodic reports of the performance of the real estate program including ongoing interim financial review, forecasting and budgeting.
  • Perform periodic lease reviews and negotiate market rents.
  • Prepares leases, license, and/or easement documents for the use of railroad assets by third parties.
  • Negotiate and handle all aspects of the leasing and/or licensing of railroad real estate assets.
  • Locate and identify encroachments within the Right of Way and enter information into Geographic Information System (GIS), and monetize the occupancy.
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned from Supervisor.


  • 5+ years real estate background, concentration in right of way or corridor management preferred.
  • Broad knowledge of real estate contracts, leases, licenses, and title issues.
  • Knowledge and working understanding of real estate legal descriptions required.
  • Highly developed working abilities with Word, Excel, Powerpoint, ARC GIS and Access.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Basic accounting skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to function and complete assignments in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment is essential.
  • Bachelor’s degreerequired.

Job Location Jacksonville, Florida, United States