BJs Wholesale Club Legal Counsel - Real Estate in BJ's Club Support Center Marlborough, Massachusetts
Join our team of more than 34,000 team members, supporting our members and communities in our Club Support Center, 235+ clubs and eight distribution centers. BJ’s Wholesale Club offers a collaborative and inclusive environment where all team members can learn, grow and be their authentic selves. Together, we’re committed to providing outstanding service and convenience to our members, helping them save on the products and services they need for their families and homes.
The Benefits of working at BJ’s
• BJ’s pays weekly
• Generous time off programs to support busy lifestyles*o Vacation, Personal, Holiday, Sick, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty
• Benefit plans for your changing needs*o Three medical plans**, Health Reimbursement Account (HRA), Health Savings Account (HSA), two dental plans, flexible spending
*eligibility requirements vary by position
**medical plans vary by location
Serves as real estate leasing and transaction counsel concerning retail locations, distribution centers, gas stations, and other company locations.
Negotiate and draft leases, purchase and sale agreements, and various other commercial real estate documents, including lease amendments, ground le ases, condominium documents, development agreements, reciprocal easement agreements, construction agreements, subleases, SNDAs , estoppel certificates , letter agreements, and default notices.
Provide prompt legal guidance to various in-house clients (including property development, construction, operations, finance, and risk) regarding lease and easement provisions, operational issues, violations, signage, construction issues, access agreements, landlord/tenant disputes, and repair and maintenance issues.
Conduct legal diligence for new locations, including analyzing title and survey and identify potential environmental risk and liability.
Work with and manage outside counsel as necessary
Assist in management of real estate related litigation and dispute resolution.
Assist in updating the Company’s real estate documents and forms and legal processes.
Assist local land use counsel with respect to zoning, permitting, incentives and similar matters.
Bachelor’s degree and J.D. from a top college or university
Admitted to practice law in Massachusetts, or eligible to practice pursuant to MA SJC Rule 4:02 (9)
4-7 years’ experience in real estate law at an AmLaw100 firm and/or in-house environment
Demonstrated experience as real estate deal counsel, particularly leasing experience, preferably with some or all such experience on behalf of retail organization(s)
Team player with a sense of humor
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Flexible and willing to pitch in wherever new issues arise
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects with limited supervision
In accordance with the Pay Transparency requirements, the following represents a good faith estimate of the compensation range for this position. At BJ’s Wholesale Club, we carefully consider a wide range of non-discriminatory factors when determining salary. Actual salaries will vary depending on factors including but not limited to location, education, experience, and qualifications. The pay range for this position is starting from $135,000.00.
At BJ's Wholesale Club, we’re focused on delivering unbeatable value and outstanding service to our members and communities.
Headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts, BJ's Wholesale Club is a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs in the Eastern United States. Currently operating more than 235 clubs, over 165 BJ's Gas® locations and eight distribution centers, we were the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept in the northeastern United States. Providing a curated assortment of grocery, general merchandise, gasoline and ancillary services, BJ's offers a differentiated shopping experience that is further enhanced by our omnichannel capabilities.