As a key part of its Asset Management Division, Cornell University's Real Estate Department is responsible for the stewardship of real estate to support Cornell University's mission of teaching, research, outreach, and innovation, locally and around the world. The Real Estate Associate will be responsible for managing real estate transactions, conducting research projects, working independently, and problem solving. For more information on the Real Estate Department, follow this link: https://fcs.cornell.edu/real-estate
You can also learn about the Cornell Business and Technology Park, managed by the Real Estate Department, at the following link: https://cornellbtp.com/
We embrace a team culture with open communication and seek an individual to join our team who is eager to learn, share knowledge and work in a collaborative environment.
Independently manage and administer services to the University colleges and departments for all aspects of real estate
Research, negotiate, write agreements, and obtain necessary University approvals for residential, office, and commercial space for University users
Support the Senior and Associate Directors of Real Estate with research, marketing, and various other projects
Independently direct special and strategic Real Estate Department initiatives
Support the creation and delivery of business plans for Cornell University Real Estate-managed assets
Coordinate with University administration and colleges regarding real estate matters
Administer, oversee and track existing leases and agreements for dates and required actions, and manage the process of tracking and reporting actions to the rest of the Real Estate team
Fearlessly advocate for the University's best interests
Collaborate and communicate transparently with the rest of the Real Estate and Asset Management team
Complete other responsibilities as they are assigned
Rewards and Benefits We hope you appreciate great benefits. Cornell receives national recognition, as an award-winning workplace for our health, wellbeing, sustainability, and diversity initiatives.
Our benefits program includes comprehensive health care options, access to wellness programs, employee discounts with local and national retail brands, and generous retirement contributions.
Our leave provisions include three weeks of vacation and 12 holidays: e.g., an end-of-year winter break, from December 25th through January 1st.
Cornell's impressive educational benefits include tuition-free Extramural Study and Employee Degree Program, Tuition Aid for external education, and Cornell Children's Tuition Assistance program.
Bachelor's degree in business, paralegal, real estate, or related field with a minimum of two to four years' real estate, contracts, or paralegal experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Proven experience and initiative in real estate, contracts, marketing, and/or project management. Database management experience, including expert knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills. Work requires sophisticated reasoning skills, good judgment, and the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects efficiently. Ability to communicate and cooperate with team members regarding current projects.
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No Visa sponsorship is available for this position.
No relocation assistance is available for this position.
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