Lease Documentation Specialist

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The role

We have an exciting opportunity for a senior lease documentation specialist in our Calgary Corporate Office. Reporting to the Assistant General Counsel, Business & Real Estate, the successful candidate will be accountable for various duties in the Legal department, including:

• Negotiating, reviewing and drafting commercial real estate agreements, including wireless rooftop and tower leases, telecommunications licenses, temporary occupancy agreements, amending agreements and access agreements 
• Interpreting, approving and providing comments on legal documentation
• Performing land titles searches 
• Liaising with real estate, site acquisition, sales, operations, and other internal teams 
• Various other duties as required

Your skills/experience

• Minimum of 5 years’ experience drafting and finalizing commercial leases (retail, office and industrial) and related ancillary documentation such as extension agreements, subleases, assignments, and surrender agreements
• Strong negotiation and communication skills, both oral and written 
• Good working knowledge of Alberta and B.C. Land Titles. Familiarity with Ontario Land Titles would be an asset.
• General computer proficiency, including Word and Excel
• Detail oriented with the ability to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
• Ability to learn and work independently, with minimum supervision
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• A team player with a positive, “can-do” attitude and customer focused approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations with integrity, empathy and sincerity
• Preference will be given to those with wireless industry experience. Applicants with more the experience may be considered at a more senior level position

Other details

• CALGARY – This role will be based in our Calgary Corporate Office (Shaw Court)
• This posting will close on September 6, 2019

This position requires the successful completion of a criminal and credit background check.

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