1852 AH – Development Project Manager

Gillian Executive Search, Inc.     Construction | Development     Affordable Housing | Multifamily     Irvine - CA, Los Angeles - CA     May 3, 2021

Company Profile

Gillian Executive Search, Inc.

View Company Profile

Connect

Recruiters in Real Estate Development, Investment, Construction Management, Architecture

Position Overview

Our Client is seeking a Development Project Manager for its Affordable Housing division.  Reporting to the Senior Vice President of Development, the successful candidate will have in depth, hands on experience in all aspects of multi-family rental housing development, finance and construction.  The work will involve a focus on new construction and acquisition/rehabilitation of affordable housing

Development Project Manager
Affordable Housing Development Irvine or Los Angeles – California

Overview

Our Client is seeking a Development Project Manager for its Affordable Housing division.  Reporting to the Senior Vice President of Development, the successful candidate will have in depth, hands on experience in all aspects of multi-family rental housing development, finance and construction.  The work will involve a focus on new construction and acquisition/rehabilitation of affordable housing.  The Project Manager will be responsible for all aspects of their projects including: entitlements, design, financial analysis and modeling, deal memo preparation, due diligence, legal oversight, budgeting, and construction. This position is a key team position that will provide the candidate significant professional growth and exposure to all aspects of an affordable housing development project.

Firm Overview

Our Client is a full-service real estate firm that has developed over 15,000 units of quality affordable and market-rate multifamily and mixed-use residential properties in California since its inception in 1989. Our Client’s projects range from low and moderate-income townhomes to high-rise luxury apartments, and all of our properties are designed, built and managed to the highest standards, regardless of the income level served. Our Client prides itself on its track record of consistently developing best in class communities that represent industry benchmarks in design, construction, sustainability and property management.

Parent Company Overview

Our Client is one of the largest and strongest privately-owned real estate firms in the United States. Formed 40 years ago, a fully-integrated, highly diversified industry leader with experience in virtually every aspect of development, acquisitions, management, finance, marketing and sales. Headquartered in New York City, our client has offices and major developments in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, San Francisco, South Florida, Abu Dhabi, Shanghai, and Sao Palo and boasts a team of approximately 2,000 professionals. The Company’s existing portfolio of real estate assets, valued at over $15 billion, is made up of best-in-class mixed-use, residential, retail, office, trade show and affordable properties in premier high-barrier-to-entry markets.

Responsibilities

  • Financial Analysis: Manage project proforma, development cost and cash flows; research and understand funding sources.
  • Acquisition: Perform financial analysis and due diligence for new development opportunities, assisting in underwriting and cash flow analysis, and responding to Requests for Qualifications or Proposals.
  • Government Subsidy: Compile detailed financing applications for various state and local funding programs such as low income housing tax credits and tax exempt bonds.
  • Planning and Design: Assist with management of consultant team, including architect, engineers, energy and other consultants. Oversee deliverables and keep team on track.
  • Entitlement Processing: assist with applying for and obtaining land use approvals and building permits. Assist in preparation of community outreach documents, and attend community outreach meetings.
  • Operations: Assist in preparing budgets and schedules, cash flow projections, deal memorandums, financial forecasts and strategic plans.
  • Construction: Assist in coordinating loan draws, forecasting project budgets and cash flows, and managing project deliverables. Attend draw meetings and coordinate with construction manager.
  • Lease up/Marketing: Assist in meeting lease up targets, coordinating with property management company.

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree; preferably in real estate, business administration, public policy and planning or a related field.
  • 3 – 6 years of experience in all aspects of multi-family housing development and finance.
  • Strong quantitative and MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project skills are a prerequisite.
  • Strong project management skills, results-driven, with ability to manage multiple deadlines.
  • Complex thinker of high intelligence and demonstrates strong intellectual curiosity.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Effective prioritization and organizational skills.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • High energy; possessed with drive.
  • Must be a team player, but also a self-starter that can perform with limited direction.
  • Excellent written and verbal and communication skills.

Desired, but Not Required Qualifications

  • Experience in Southern California.
  • Knowledge of CEQA, including experience with planning and entitlements processes in California.
  • Experience with HUD and Public Housing Authority programs.
  • Masters Degree in related field.

Recent Jobs

Senior Design Associate assists in presentation drawings, design development, construction…
Southern Californian Owner-Builder of Multifamily seeks High-Rise Superintendent for projects…
Vice President of Multifamily Development needed in Southern California Our…
The Asset Management Analyst will work directly under the Senior…
ead Charlotte North Carolina Industrial development process including site selectionbudgets…
project manager responsible for development of affordable housing new construction…
SENIOR ASSET MANAGER – Owner’s Compliance Our client is one…
Development Associate will assist the Project Manager and SVP of…

RFT  is going against the tide of mega-meta-job boards which are more interested in selling advertisements than actually filling positions for their clientele. RFT focuses in Real Estate Development, Construction Management, Architecture, Asset Management, Real Estate Investments and their related industries . Through our deep connections in the real estate arena RFT can reach active and passive candidates in a way no other “job board” offers or is willing to do. RFT is not a “job board” it is your “RECRUITING CLOUD”

Request For talent is sponsored by Gillian Executive Search, Inc. – recruiters in real estate development, construction management, architecture, real estate finance, asset management and more.

Create Account to Continue

Employers Candidates