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Real Estate Development Project Manager

Lead-based paint Hazard Reduction

The Project Manager is responsible for the coordination and execution of theLead BasedPaint Hazard Reduction Grant Program. This position works directly with the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment, the NeighborWorks staff, the public, clients, as well as all approved subcontractor and vendors to oversee all aspects of projects. This is a full-time exempt position; expected to work some evenings and weekends as the business and schedule requires.

Job Description

The Project Manager plays a central role in the coordination for the organization in alignment with the organization’s mission to promote healthy, vibrant communities and serve as the first choice for homebuyer resources in Southern Colorado. The purpose of this position is to execute the lead-based hazard reduction program in compliance with grant requirements for reporting and accountability.

This position requires excellent analytical, interpersonal, organizational, and writing skills and the ability to exercise extensive discretion, independent judgment, and political acumen.


Include but not limited to:

Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Meet with subcontractors and vendors to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each project
Delegate project tasks based on junior staff members’ individual strengths, skill sets and experience levels
Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals

In conjunction with the Accounting Manager, ensure timely submission of monthly, quarterly or annual reports grantors and Federal, State and City agencies as required by those organizations.
Attend and report to the Real Estate Planning Committee progress on current projects and budgetary needs

Seek out and complete applicable training when required for performance.
Proficient in MS Word and Excel
Ability to perform basic building repairs and maintenance items
May perform additional duties of similar or related nature as assigned.

Construction background required
Proven working experience in project management
Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
Current driver’s license
Some travel will be required.

Previous experience in Construction Management or related field.
Knowledge of the NeighborWorks of America organization and the function of neighborhood reinvestment programs preferred.
The ability to work productively in a fast-paced and sometimes high-stress environment.
The ability to analyze complex situations and provide viable solutions.
The ability to think creatively and introduce new ideas and programs that align with the organization mission and will create more visibility and earned income revenue for the organization.
High level of verbal, written and electronic communication skills.
The ability to prioritize and multi-task effectively.
Able to be outdoors for several hours, exposure to the elements, to complete/oversee maintenance/construction tasks.
The ability to communicate professionally with press and community contacts.
Organized and self-motivated to maintain daily responsibilities as well as special projects.
NeighborWorks Southern Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $31,200.00 to $37,440.00 /year

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