The Development Manager will be responsible for overseeing the development process for predominately single-tenant retail projects from conceptualization through occupancy consistent with schedule and budget. Responsibilities will include handling entitlements, easements, and governmental relations. In addition, the Development Manager will assume additional project responsibilities as the company maintains an active and constant development pipeline.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work closely with the real estate acquisition team by analyzing potential sites for proposed developments including a preliminary site plan and budget.
Manage and perform adequate site analysis on each project to ensure accurate budgeting and prevention of potential dead deals.
Manage, as necessary, any and all governmental approvals, variances, and zoning approval from applicable municipalities.
Develop and maintain professional relationships with utility companies, governmental agencies, elected officials, developers, brokers, investors, landlords, attorneys, consultants, and title companies to nurture and assist in successful outcomes.
Provide overall project management for all aspects of the site development process, satisfying federal, state, and local municipal requirements while retaining company standards for site development and profitability throughout the design and construction process.
Establish project development/redevelopment schedules and evaluate performance within schedules, making necessary revisions where appropriate
Provide timely project reporting and tracking to all necessary team members on a regular basis, pursuant to the current development policies and procedures.
Work closely with the construction team with respect to the project bidding process for approved general contractors. The process includes bid assembly, leading pre-bid meetings, qualifying submitted bids, and assisting with final GC contracts.
Assist in monitoring and reporting on each project’s construction activities. Monitoring shall focus on the general contractor’s adherence to the approved drawings, the project’s schedule, and the project’s budget.
Uphold the Company’s moral and legal commitments based on related good faith efforts and results.
Approve all construction and development/redevelopment costs for payment and make design decisions affecting operating costs
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