Manager of Real Estate Development

Employer Name Chesapeake Neighbors   Address 1332 Donald Avenue
Job Type Full-time, Permanent   Address 2
Experience 5 - 7 Years   City Severn
Education Bachelors Degree   State Maryland
  Zip Code 21144

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Job Description

The Manager of Real Estate Development (Manager) is responsible for project managing a variety of multifamily real estate development projects throughout Maryland. The Manager, in partnership with the Executive Director, will manage and provide leadership throughout the entire development process including feasibility analysis, acquisition, partner management, deal structuring, design development, financing, public approvals, construction, marketing, leasing, and close-out. This position will work cooperatively with internal and external stakeholders to meet real estate development goals. The Manager will be an active member of Chesapeake Neighbors senior management team. For the full position details, see

Required Skills

BS in Business Management or related field required; MBA is a plus
Five years of experience with all aspects of the real estate development process, from acquisition and financing through design and construction to stabilization required; at least two years of affordable rental housing development experience preferred
Ability to work autonomously, in ambiguous situations with little direction, running toward problems without being asked; solutions oriented
Exceptional critical and strategic thinking skills; adept at looking at challenges and executing multi-pronged solutions in collaboration with others in a fast paced, growth oriented, entrepreneurial environment
Demonstrated and proven ability to build relationships towards a collaborative goal
Ability to remain flexible, calm under pressure and adaptive to change as priorities shift
Experience working across cultural, geographic, and organizational lines to align work, solve problems, and achieve goals
Excellent oral and written communications; strong interpersonal skills with the ability to manage positive communication in difficult situations
Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and knowledge of project management systems required

Description of Benefits: Salary / Commissions / Bonuses / Other

The salary for this position is $90,000 per year. Chesapeake Neighbors offers a competitive total rewards package. The typical work schedule is Monday through Friday during Chesapeake Neighbors office hours with frequent night and occasional weekend meeting or events. This position is eligible for periodic telework.