Canada is a leading entrepreneurial and well-established real estate development company known for successful building and construction in British Columbia. Commitment, integrity and performance are hallmarks of our company having recently completed various projects such as Paramount, Coco, and Park West. In addition to our master planned communities, we are in the construction and planning stage of projects encompassing commercial, mixed use and residential projects, with potential build out of over 2,000 residential units and 1 million square feet of commercial space.
About the Role
The Development Coordinator is an integral part of the Development Team. The holder of this title will assist in the day-to-day activities of the team and be involved in all aspects of the development process from reviewing site issues to liaising with consultant teams. He or she will assist in ensuring that projects are built on schedule and within budget. Responsibilities will range from mapping of sites and neighborhoods to determine financial and market viability, to filing, delivering packages and assisting with event planning and public open houses.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone that is looking to start their career in real estate development with one of BC’s most respected and proven residential and mixed-use developers.
Although the Development Coordinator will report to all Development Managers for key tasks, he or she will ultimately report to the (2) SVPs, Development, who in turn report to the CEO. The SVPs will provide clarity regarding priority of tasks assigned by the Development staff.
The objective of this position is for the Development Coordinator to learn and potentially improve upon the processes within the Company’s Development Group by meeting with the SVPs, Development to share insight and comments.
The Development Coordinator is a proven, result oriented, detailed, meticulous individual with exceptional organizational skills who will assist on a wide range of multi-use developments, including commercial and particularly multi-family communities in the Lower Mainland.
This highly motivated individual shall develop and improve upon skills and experience in the following areas and be expected to perform related responsibilities on our growing team.
Qualifications & Requirements
University or College Degree in Architecture/Business/Urban Land Economics preferred
Motivated with a desire to improve self and those around you
Ability to collaborate in a team environment to implement development and construction schedules and plans in accordance to project requirements
Desire for a thorough understanding of local municipal planning and development guidelines and policies
Planning, organization, and implementation skills
Develop excellent written and oral communication skills
Strong analytical skills
Data skills (excel, word, project management, etc.)
Strategic business sense
Design abilities, strong interest, and comprehension of urban design
Industry interest and comprehension