Reporting to the Sr. Director of Real Estate, the Associate Director of Real Estate will provide strategic management, administration, and supervisory oversight for the Real Estate department. Based out of Gerlach, NV, this year-round position will serve as a key leader within the organization and be responsible for maintaining and growing Burning Man Project’s (BMP) real estate strategy in Northern Nevada.
Deadline to apply for this role is 5:00pm Pacific on Thursday, November 11, 2021.
DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Scope will include three overarching areas of focus: (1) Property Development, Operations & Booking, (2) Local Services, (3) Acquisitions, Lease Administration, Permitting, Budgeting, Property Management & Maintenance. This role will support the Real Estate team in sourcing, originating, coordinating and implementing all aspects of the development process. Projects may include new construction, acquisition and rehabilitation, and programming. The Associate Director of Real Estate will also have responsibilities leading and administering assigned aspects of the Real Estate Department including revenue generation and realizing BMP’s mission and Sustainability Roadmap.
This role will lead the development of a mixed-income housing program that supports the needs of Burning Man Project employees as well the needs of a growing population in Gerlach. This program will be a signature social enterprise for Burning Man Project as well as generating revenue to support the organization.
The Associate Director of Real Estate will cultivate and sustain strong working relationships within the department and work closely with other department leads (the Fly Ranch team, Government Relations, Philanthropic Engagement, Legal, Finance, BRC Operations, People Operations). They will interact regularly with Gerlach residents (including attending Gerlach General Improvement District (GGID) and Citizen Advisory Board (CAB) meetings) and be an advocate within the organization for the needs of the Gerlach, Empire, Hualapai, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, and northern Nevada communities as they relate to BMP and Real Estate activities.
The ideal candidate for this position would be able to relocate and live full time in or close to Gerlach, NV. Applicants should possess thorough knowledge and demonstrated experience in leading and overseeing community and economic development and/or real estate development and major capital investment projects including site assessment, programming, acquisitions, financing, design, construction, and operations. Experience with inclusive growth, renewal energy and/or land trust is desirable. This role will require a strong understanding of property management, real estate law, and contract interpretation.
LEARNING AND TEACHING
Note: If you have gained the necessary experience to succeed in this role and have acquired this experience in other ways, we encourage you to apply and share all relevant experience in your application.
ABOUT THIS ROLE
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
Reporting to the Sr. Director of Real Estate, the Associate Director of Real Estate will provide strategic management, administration, and supervisory oversight for the Real Estate department. Based out of Gerlach, NV, this…