Our client has a 30+ year history of developing multi-family projects in Metro Vancouver. They've delivered thousands of high-quality wood-frame and concrete homes in all of the major regions of the Lower Mainland. They are launching a significant pipeline of concrete high-rise projects across several municipalities in Vancouver. The client has a significant landbank, income portfolio, and ongoing acquisitions. They are a fully integrated developer-builder with in-house construction, customer care, sales, marketing, leasing, and interior design.
The VP will join a strong development team and report to the EVP of development. They will focus on both product/project delivery and staff management. The VP will be able to quickly swivel from the small hands-on details associated with real estate development and construction to larger strategic issues.
- Oversee a strong pipeline of wood and concrete residential and mixed-use projects
- Ensure timely delivery of approvals and entitlements
- Manage and support a team of DCs and DMs
- Report to ownership and EVP on project milestones
- Work closely with in-house construction
- Represent the client at council
- Additional VP duties
- Full-cycle development experience, preferably in Metro Vancouver, on numerous residential projects; this entails exposure from acquisitions, through approvals, construction, leasing (if applicable), and project close-out. Experience across projects from start-to-finish is a firm requirement.
- Post-secondary education in an applicable field
- 10+ years of experience delivering multi-family projects
- Strong reputation in the industry for delivery of a strong product and for building strong relationships with consultants, vendors, trades, engineers, and municipal officials
- Knowledge of CAC negotiations, rezoning, and OCP amendments
- Leadership and communication skills
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