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Job Opportunities

If you have CRE job posting, please email Executive Director Patty Drummond to have the opportunity posted.


Commercial Asset Management Director - The Beach Company
date added: October 10, 2019

The Beach Company, a privately owned, full service real estate company, has retained Sockwell Partners to recruit their Commercial Asset Management Director.  Headquartered in Charleston, SC, the company is actively engaged in the development and ownership of residential and commercial projects throughout the Southeast. Their projects include high quality mixed use, multifamily, mid-sized Class A office, retail, and light industrial.  One of the largest private companies in South Carolina, The Beach Company is also actively developing a large, luxury master planned community called Kiawah River. 

For further background on The Beach Company including a sampling of current and prior projects, visit their website at  The Kiawah River website is

Reporting to the Senior Vice President, the successful candidate will step into a newly created role to manage a growing portfolio of commercial assets throughout South Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee.  S/he will have the financial and operational oversight of assets including budgeting, lease negotiations, renovations, maintenance, and asset level financial reporting.  In addition, the Commercial Asset Management Director will work with the development team, internal property management team and third-party property management companies to develop and execute on business plans to maximize asset values and to meet the company’s objective for the portfolio.  Finally, s/he will be the broker-in-charge and interface regularly with the companies’ executive leadership team and their joint venture investors. 

For more information or to apply, please contact Catherine Ruff at

Brokerage Administrator - Cushman & Wakefield
date added: August 26, 2019

This position provides a variety of administrative services to a team of Brokerage Leasing brokers specializing in both office and industrial product.

Job Description

  • Reviews Deal Management calculations for accuracy, complies back-up documentation and ensures that cost recoveries occur (OTT, Financial Consulting Dept. recoveries) before submission of deals to accounting via Salesforce
  • Tracks all agreements and deals to provide Revenue Accounting with current information with regards to accounts payable and pending items on deals outstanding
  • Updates pipelines for review by broker and submission to local leadership
  • Manages contacts and distribution lists, including database/CRM management (Salesforce)
  • Coordinates with Marketing in regards to press releases and other deliverables such as flyers, pitches and proposals.
  • Updates marketing deliverables using templates in InDesign and PowerPoint.
  • Generates, coordinates, maintains confidential reports, correspondence, presentations and other materials supporting the broker(s) activities with regular direction
  • Compiles information to be used in periodic landlord leasing activity reports
  • Coordinates broker calendar with clients and project teams as well as takes the appropriate actions to keep projects on schedule
  • Performs all general administrative duties as needed possibly to include travel coordination and expense reports.
  • Provide backup coverage for Receptionist when necessary

Click here to read the complete job description or to apply.

Senior Analysts and Director,Development - Grubb Properties
date added: August 23, 2019

TITLE:                                     Senior Analyst, Finance

Position Summary: Assists with sourcing and closing of all loans; property dispositions; asset valuations (appraisals, BOVs, etc.), tracking the performance of various projects; financial statement/cash flow preparation and analysis, property tax management; and other duties as needed.       


TITLE:                                     Director, Development

Position Summary: Responsible for sourcing, underwriting, performing due diligence, financing and closing development site acquisition opportunities for the Company.  Will assist with the transition of the acquired assets with the Company’s construction and/or property management teams.


TITLE:                                    Senior Analyst, Acquisitions

Position Summary: The Senior Analyst position is responsible for providing general support for acquisitions, dispositions, development, and financing. The ideal candidate demonstrates excellent interpersonal communication and self-sufficiency and is highly ethical and analytical.

Click here for complete job descriptions or to apply.


Associate Broker - Legacy Real Estate Advisors
date added: July 14, 2019

Legacy Real Estate Advisors is growing, and we are seeking highly motived, entrepreneurial professionals, interested in joining our commercial real estate brokerage team in Charlotte, North Carolina. Our ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, an understanding of commercial real estate assets and underwriting, and a desire to direct their own brokerage career.

For more information, please click here.

To apply, please contact Pamela Betts.

Property Assistant - Northwood Office
date added: July 1, 2019

Charlotte-based Northwood Office was established by Northwood Investors LLC – a privately held, global real estate investment and management firm – to provide a complete approach to fulfilling office space needs. Offering best-in-class services in commercial development, leasing and property management, Northwood Office is committed to creating and sustaining work environments that inspire by focusing on enhancing quality of life, productivity, flexibility and community.

The job:
Assist in the management of a large portfolio of Class A office buildings to include service provider management. In addition, role is to maintain and develop tenant relationships, provide a high level of tenant customer service through a complex work order system and the accounting function to include budget preparation and the reconciliation and coding of invoices related to building expenses.

For more information or to apply, please click here.

Project Architect/Project Manager - Overcash Demmitt Architects
date added: June 24, 2019

ODA is a leader in these markets, fostering a fun and supportive environment where you can grow your career. We are always interested in getting to know talented, motivated, and creative folks for our team.

The Bare Necessities...

  • Must be proficient in Revit
  • Must have 10-15 years of experience, with a focus in both document production and project management.
  • Understanding of codes, building construction and detailing.
  • Confident in managing the process of document production and consultantcoordination.
  • Must be able to communicate and coordinate effectively and positively with all project team members.
  • Ability to maintain positive working relationships with Contractors andOwners.
  • Understanding of AIA documents, construction process, and responsibilities of each member of the project team.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and priorities. Ability to participate in quality control reviews
  • Available for some travel.

Please click here for the full job description.

Construction Administrator - Overcash Demmitt Architects
date added: June 24, 2019

ODA is a leader in these markets, fostering a fun and supportive environment where you can grow your career. We are always interested in getting to know talented, motivated, and creative folks for our team.

The Bare Necessities...

  • Minimum 5 years of architectural experience, with an emphasis on Construction Administration.
  • Understanding of codes, AIA documents, construction process and the roles and responsibilities of each member of project team.
  • Ability to participate in quality control reviews, handle multiple projects and establish priorities.
  • Must be able to communicate and coordinate effectively and positively with all project team members
  • Primary point of contact with Contractor, working in conjunction with the Project Manager and Project Architect, requiring the ability to maintain positive working relationships with project team and Owner.
  • Revit and AutoCad experience preferred

Please click here for the full job description.


Director of Maintenance - GEM Management LLC
date added: April 4, 2019

Maintenance Director needed for multistate portfolio. The Maintenance Director will monitor, direct and review all aspects of property maintenance operations across the portfolio.  The Maintenance Director will oversee the portfolio’s capital improvement projects. The Maintenance Director will establish maintenance standards and training programs for field maintenance staff. Maintenance Director will evaluate and negotiate contracts to maximize overall cost effectiveness of the portfolio’s maintenance and capital expense. This position involves 75% travel to multiple states.


Please contact Alex Lawrence, Director of Property Management for more information.

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