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Head of Real Estate Benelux

Solid Recruitment


9 april 2021


Soort functie: Account Executive | Werkervaring: Meer dan 5 jaar | Fulltime


Our client is a successful European retail company.

About the position:

Head of Real Estate steers and controls country specific real estate operations based on the guidance from Group Head of Real Estate operations. Responsibility for real estate search and negotiations according defined locations, format, and business strategy. Responsibility for sufficient data processing within corporate tools, invoice control and deadline monitoring of all lease contracts and invoices. 

Key Activities:

  • Leading location search and contractual negotiations of lease contracts including renegotiations alongside defined strategic location targets
  • Ensures Contract management and invoice control Real Estate
  • Supports development of real estate strategy in close cooperation with corporate property management / multiple country management
  • Coordination of all legal support concerning real estate issues with legal department (Multiple country/Holding

KPIs / Expected Results:

  • Implements operational execution of defined real estate strategy/projects
  • Directly influences location costs
  • Maintains & reports relevant real estate data in corporate tools



  • Bachelor, master or professional education in real estate business
  • Minimum 10 years work experience in real estate business, preferably focused on retail real estate
  • Knowledge of legal and financial coherences in real estate business
  • Leadership experience real estate organisation , preferably in retail sector
  • Fluent in English, Dutch, French. Any other language is beneficial

Functional Skills:



  • Commercial & financial understanding
  • Good understanding of core business
  • Decision making
  • Powerful experienced negotiator
  • Results-oriented
  • Flexibility / Willingness to travel
  • Teamwork
  • Effective Communication



If you are interested in this position, please send your application (in English) to Jaron Bollegraaf ( For questions you can contact Jaron on +31 (0)6 430 38 333. 

Solid Executives is a leading executive search firm exclusively focused on the real estate sector. We offer unique career opportunities at management and board level and operate on the behalf of a wide arrange of real estate companies.