Eastern US
Operations

Real Estate Manager

About the position

At Fabric, we enable retailers and brands to profitability scale their online business with fast fulfillment and a new kind of delivery experience. By leveraging innovative software and robotics and placing micro-fulfillment centers close to where customers are, Fabric helps businesses meet even 1-hour delivery standards. Better yet, with Fabric’s powerful technology, businesses can deliver an engaging, branded experience that helps strengthen their customer relationships.


Founded in 2015, Fabric has raised $138 million to date, is in Series C funding, and is backed by Aleph, Corner Ventures, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), Evolv (Kraft Heinz), Innovation Endeavors, La Maison, Playground Ventures, and Temasek. With offices in New York City, Atlanta and Tel Aviv, Fabric is constantly growing with over 200 team members globally and 20 sites under development/contract, including 6 live micro-fulfillment centers. 


Fabric continues its rapid expansion and plans to continue rolling out its operations in key urban locations, as it realizes its mission, to bring brands and online shoppers closer.


Job Summary

The Real Estate Manager will be responsible for leading and executing our real estate acquisition strategies as we expand throughout the US. This will involve traveling to sites, creating a pipeline of potential locations, and engaging with local brokers to expand Fabric's presence in the US market.


Responsibilities

  • Touring markets as needed for specific site sourcing.
  • Locate and create the pipeline of locations in alignment with growth plans in strategic markets
  • Understand what makes our sites successful by partnering with design and operations teams
  • Engage with local brokers for deal terms and site specific requirements.
  • Plan, create, and engage portfolio presentations with executive team members and solicit feedback for site review and approval.
  • Accountable for overall site deliverables in alignment with work letter and LOI
  • Engage with legal counsel for lease terms and prep deals for execution
Requirements
  • BA/BS in real estate, finance or business related fields
  • Experience in commercial and retail real estate locations for warehousing and distribution
  • 5-10 years of experience of leading strategic real estate sourcing efforts
  • Background in understanding scalable growth. This is a company positioned for explosive growth and this role is key to our success
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment creating new work streams and partnerships.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in strategic sourcing, negotiations, and deal execution
  • Ability to communicate fluidly across all internal and external teams
  • Specific ability to manage others- you will be the only person in this position managing other external partners in their role
  • Ability to work independently - if you are looking for a micromanager, you are in the wrong place


What you’ll get

Unparalleled opportunity to be in the ground works of a company positioned for dynamic growth. 


A seat at the table-- ever wonder what it is like to be at the forefront of the “next big thing”?


Supportive and engaged team environment, flexible schedule. Add to that a competitive salary, best in class benefits package, which includes medical, life, dental & vision, 401(k), paid time off and career growth opportunities.