Career Opportunities

Applications are now being accepted for the position of:

Development Coordinator

Company Profile: Catalyst Community Developments Society is a not-for-profit developer with approximately 400 units of affordable rental housing and 60,000 sq. ft. community space currently in various stages of development across BC. We are a group of smart, hard-working, dedicated people. We work hard, enjoy what we do, and believe strongly in our mission.

We are currently seeking a Development Coordinator to join our team. This is primarily a support role that offers a great opportunity to learn about all aspects of real estate development. The successful candidate will be a talented, multi-tasking individual with a keen sense of humor, great problem-solving, time-management, and computer skills, an intrinsic sense of curiosity, and the ability to embrace a diverse workload with a positive and results-oriented focus.

Reporting directly to the VP, Developments, your job tasks would include:
  • Arranging meetings, taking minutes, tracking action items.
  • Managing team calendars, booking travel.
  • Issuing RFPs, summarizing submissions, notifying proponents of outcomes.
  • Coordinating public consultation events and neighbourhood engagement.
  • Assisting with managing project consultants.
  • Liaising with property managers for buildings in lease up and operations.
  • Managing electronic and hard copy files and project ftp sites.
  • Submitting applications to regulatory bodies.
  • Handling large printing requests - in house and out-sourced.
  • Conducting general research and market analysis.
  • Supporting the development team in preparation of presentations.
  • Assisting with RFP responses and grant applications.
  • Preparing expense and Visa reconciliations.

Qualities:

  • Hard working, energetic and thrives in a busy atmosphere.
  • Loves learning and developing new skills.
  • Smart, savvy, and learns quickly.
  • Enjoys being part of a team and recognizes the importance of each member of the team and their roles.
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, and able to manage your time without a lot of supervision.
  • Perseverant.
  • Enjoys the details, getting things right, staying organized, developing systems.

Qualifications/Experience:

May include:

  • Degree/Diploma in management/business, real estate, planning, engineering, etc.
  • Work experience that demonstrates the above qualities. Relevant work experience in real estate development is not a pre-requisite although a passion for real estate development is.
  • Mac experience with strong skills in Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint), Gmail.

If you think you’d be a good fit for us and for this role, please send your resume in pdf format to maura@catalystcommdev.org with “Catalyst Development Coordinator” in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you. This is a full-time position located in Vancouver, BC. This posting will remain open until filled.

 

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