Oakwood Worldwide, the leading global provider of temporary furnished and serviced apartments, is currently seeking an Inventory Specialist for our market in the DC/Baltimore metro area. This position will support our activities in this entire region, and be based from our Chantilly, Virginia location.
In this role you will be responsible for seeking out new apartment inventory opportunities to include new communities or sub-projects, wholesale options and exclusive arrangements with developers and management companies.
Maintain existing relationships with our current suppliers
Develop and maintain the referral program
Track and report service delivery at all sub-projects
Negotiate use of an LOC in lieu of security deposits
Tour clients as needed
Deliver rent checks monthly
Ensure all inventory options meet Oakwood safety standards
Attend local networking functions and get involved with the local Broker community, City agencies that issue building permits and local Apartment Association
EXPERIENCE & SKILLS
Intermediate knowledge of Excel, Power Point, MS Word and Outlook
Experience with local real estate community, and leasing or familiarity with Corporate Housing industry in the local market
Developed ability to present Oakwood to developers and their agents in a professional and effective manner
Must have strong verbal and written communication skills, excellent inter-personal skills, and ability to multi-task
Oakwood Worldwide offers competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability insurance, tuition reimbursement, flexible spending accounts, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays and a 401 (k) plan.