Project Manager - Houston Corporate

US Corporate Houston, Texas


Description

Venterra Realty is a rapidly growing owner/operator of multi-family apartments with approximately 70 apartment communities across 13 major US cities. We’re honored that over 40,000 people and more than 12,000 pets call Venterra “home”! We have completed over $7.2 billion in transactions and manage a current portfolio of approximately $4.0 billion. Our current annual revenues are approximately $300M which we achieve through the commitment and dedication of over 600 team members. 

Founded in 2001, we are committed to improving the lives of our residents by delivering an industry-leading customer experience. Find out more about us at Venterra.com and read employee reviews on our company Glassdoor page!

We’re honored to have received numerous workplace recognitions including Fortune Top 100 Best Medium Workplaces for the past six years in a row and to have been named a four-time Glassdoor Best Places to Work winner! Read about all of our awards and accolades here! 

We are looking for people who:  

  • Have strong personal values and want to work for a values-based company  
  • Are ambitious and hardworking with exceptionally high personal standards 
  • Embrace problem-solving and learning new skills 
  • Thrive in a rapidly changing and high growth environment 
  • Are passionate about driving continuous improvements and the use of technology with data to drive business results

THE ROLE  

Venterra Realty is now hiring a Project Manager, with previous experience in the multi-family industry or a similar construction related background. This position will share CAPEX Project Management, budget forecasting, due diligence support and other duties with various team members across all Venterra departments. The ideal candidate must be able to travel on short notice with their home office located in the Houston area. Focus regions will be Houston, San Antonio, and Austin.

THE DETAILS  

  • Evaluate, scope, manage and close-out capital needs and projects holding all parties accountable for their roles in the best interest of Venterra. 
  • Provide accurate and timely documentation and reporting as neede
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures
  • Manage and participate in the due diligence process to include assessing needs, presenting options, creating budgets, PCA reports, and scoping/bidding so improvements can be quickly actioned
  • Perform regular needs-assessments and audits on properties within portfolio
  • Comprehensive professional scope writing for all types of projects associated with multi-family properties
Skills:
  • Knowledge of general construction, carpentry, waterproofing, coatings, building envelope, roofing, concrete, asphalt, plumbing, electrical, drainage, pools, etc
  • Demonstrates leadership skills, honesty, integrity, ownership, sense of urgency and prudent cost management
  • Excellent team management and communication skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize, execute tasks, and handle a range of projects simultaneously within a high-pressure environment
  • Self-starter with ability to think independently and work autonomously when necessary and a strong desire to succeed among fellow professionals
  • An enthusiastic and committed attitude, flexible problem-solver, open to participate and promote change within the organization
  • Possesses strong administrative and organizational skills to include self-motivation
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe/Bluebeam, PowerPoint)
  • Business mathematical and analytical skills
THE QUALIFICATIONS  
  • Construction and needs-assessment experience
  • Experience in estimating and bidding
  • Experience in corporate level capital improvement project management, or
  • Experience in project management with a General Contractor
Other preferred, but not required achievements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree: Construction Science, Engineering, or Project Management
  • Trade School Certification(s)
  • Project Management Professional Certification (PMP)
  • Xactimate or similar estimating experience
  • CAD or rendering experience
  • Licensed drone operator
  • Certified thermographer

THE BENEFITS  

  • Competitive Base Salary and performance bonus 
  • A robust package of Health (Medical (PPO), Dental, Vision), 401k matching, paid vacation benefits and employer-paid Short Term Disability, among other things 
  • Educational Assistance / Reimbursement to support your drive to learn 
  • Opportunity to grow within the acquisitions/growth teams, operations, and corporate office 
  • Better Living program where you are incentivized to reach personal goals or participate in company-wide challenges 
  • Quarterly Lifelong Learning Challenges to support your professional growth in ways that are meaningful to you 
  • 8 paid hours per year of Volunteer Time Off to serve the organization(s) of your choice 
  • Free enrollment into the Dave Ramsey SmartDollar financial wellness program, including the EveryDollar budgeting app 
  • Access to thousands of employee discounts with BenefitHub 

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