Shell Real Estate Manager - Houston, TX in Houston, Texas

Auto req ID 75790BR

Job Title Real Estate Manager - Houston, TX

Country of Work Location United States

City, State (if applicable) Houston, TX

Work Location Houston

Company Description Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with over 90,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. In the US, we have operated for over a century and are a major oil and gas producer onshore and in the Gulf of Mexico, a recognized innovator in exploration and production technology, and a leading manufacturer and marketer of fuels, natural gas and petrochemicals. We deliver energy responsibly; operate safely with respect to our neighbours and work to minimize our environmental impact. We are in search of remarkable people who will thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment to deliver exciting projects locally and globally. People who are passionate about exploring new frontiers. Innovators and pioneers. People with the drive to help shape our future. Because remarkable people achieve remarkable things.

Job Description

This role is responsible for leading a team of real estate professionals providing real estate advice and expertise for the Jiffy Lube organization. The successful candidate will lead a team that is responsibility for managing a real estate portfolio that consists of approximately 50 fee owned properties and an additional 400 properties in which JLI is the tenant under the prime lease, and landlord under a sublease.

Specific accountabilities are as follows:

  • Responsible for the development and of the real estate strategy and then translating that strategy into tactics and projects to deliver the Real Estate Plan

  • Provide coaching and development to team members in support of negotiation of all leases, as well as actively assisting in negotiations on more complex opportunities in support of the team

  • Recognize business opportunities arising from the property portfolio in conjunction with other commercial opportunities

  • Development and implementation of best practices, with a focus on continuous improvement with regards to the day to day operations of the Real Estate team

  • Work collaboratively with the larger Network Development Team, Business Development Managers and Operations to deliver aligned goals

  • Responsible for the management of all Jiffy Lube environmental issues with the support of the Shell Environmental organization

  • Primary interface with Shell Legal in support of all Real Estate matters

  • Assist with strategic acquisitions and divestitures as required

  • Manage real estate service providers and consultants as required, ensuring appropriate value delivery

  • Proactively monitor and identify potential impacts of changing external environment including macroeconomic, government and legal changes that could impact the Jiffy Lube real estate portfolio

  • Responsible for ensuring all controls and processes supporting the Jiffy Lube Real Estate Management System are adequate to ensure accuracy of end-to-end lease management, including accounts receivable and accounts payables


  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer.

  • Bachelor Degree Required, Majors in Finance and/or Real Estate or some other relevant field required; Advanced Degree in a relevant field of study preferred

  • Minimum six (6) years of relevant experience in commercial real estate, with some experience in single tenant pad facilities a must

  • Experience in retail leasing/subleasing, disposals and acquisitions as well as land transactions such as right-of-ways, easements and condemnation

  • Skill or advanced knowledge of environmental risk management in real estate transactions and property management issues

  • Core financial analysis experience that includes discounted cash flow analysis

  • In depth knowledge of all pertinent real estate documents, including a high level of comfort in drafting new documents with limited support from Legal

  • Understanding of real estate law, property evaluation, appraisals, negotiating skills and strong commercial business knowledge

No. of Positions 1


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Removal Date 16-May-2018