Killam Apartment REIT
Commercial Leasing Manager
Corporate Head Office, Halifax, NS

Killam Apartment REIT (TSX:KMP.UN), is a growth-oriented real estate investment trust which owns, manages and develops multi-family residential properties in Atlantic Canada, Ontario and Alberta. Killam is focused on maximizing its value and long-term profitability through increasing earnings, expanding the portfolio through acquisitions and developing high-quality properties in its core markets.

Killam is an award-winning employer, having been recognized among Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers by Mediacorp as well as an Employee Recommended Workplace by The Globe & Mail and Morneau Shepell. Killam has been also been named one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures by Waterstone Human Capital.

We are currently searching for a dynamic Commercial Leasing Manager who will be responsible for managing our Commercial properties across Canada. Killam Apartment REIT offers a comprehensive benefits package including dental, health and employee unit purchase plan. This is an exciting and challenging new position in a growth-oriented organization

Job Description

  • Manages and directs the daily activities of commercial leasing operations in accordance with organization policies and standards.
  • Reviews and negotiates new lease transactions and agreements and prepares documentation for same.
  • Monitors all existing tenancy agreements, including renewals.
  • Responsible for commercial leasing budget.
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures to improve efficiency and profitability of the division.
  • Monitors trends for competition in the marketplace.
  • Assists in the marketing of each property and ensures accurate and timely updates are made to all collateral, websites, etc.
  • Maintains a network of local, regional, and national brokers.
  • Coordinates with operational departments as required.
  • Completes related administration.

Core Skills & Requirements

  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Responsive and innovative.
  • Time Management. Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask.
  • Proven sales abilities.
  • Based in Halifax; must be willing to travel.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Must hold NS real estate license
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years’ commercial property management and/or commercial leasing experience

Application: Please fill out our online application form at, or view the online job posting at