FT job - Los Angeles - Livable Places - Director of Housing Development
Director of Housing Development
04:00 pm PST, Mar 08
Livable Places, Inc. (www.livableplaces.org) is a nonprofit housing and community development corporation that promotes healthy and vibrant communities through local policy reform and development of compact affordable housing that incorporates a mixture of uses, income levels and sustainable building practices in Southern California.
The Director of Housing Development reports directly to the Executive Director. S/he will be responsible for the development of current and future affordable homeownership communities from site selection and acquisition thru predevelopment, financing, construction completion and the marketing and sales process. Current developments include the 58 unit Olive Court in Long Beach and the 102 unit Fuller Lofts in Los Angeles. The Director of Housing Development oversees Livable Places’ real estate staff and selects and directs activities of various consultants including architects, engineers, attorneys, lenders, and sales and marketing personnel crucial to the development process.
The ideal candidate should have: bachelor or masters degree preferably in business, finance, urban planning, architecture or related field, or equivalent experience; at least 3-5 years experience working in real estate development, the ability to work in a team environment; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written; ability to run pro forma models; strong organizational and project management skills; strong attention to detail; and the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
This is a full-time position with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send cover letter and resume by email, fax or mail to: Ryan Lehman, Executive Director, Livable Places, Inc., 634 S. Spring Street, Suite 727, Los Angeles, CA, 90014. rlehman@...; 213.622.3458 fax. No phone inquiries please.
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 pm on Friday, March 17, 2006.
Livable Places is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Contact: Ryan Lehman
Org.: Livable Places
Address: 634 S. Spring St. Suite 727
Los Angeles, CA 90014