About the job
Centennial – 6465 S. Greenwood Plaza Blvd, Suite 700
As part of Brookfield Asset Management — one of the largest alternative asset managers in the world — we harness our resources to bring a fresh approach, unparalleled creativity, relentless innovation, and sound ESG practices to the planning, development, and management of buildings everywhere. From offices, retail spaces, and logistics facilities to multifamily residences, hospitality establishments, and mixed-use structures — we are reimagining real estate from the ground up.We see tomorrow, today. At Brookfield Properties, we’re a fully integrated developer so we know what it takes to go from concept to concrete, from blueprint to building. From vision, experience, resources, and ethics, every day we take these ingredients to partner with our communities, collaborating with the places where we work, customizing developments to meet the neighborhoods’ specific needs, and identifying the highest and best use for each property to create unique and lasting places that bring people together. Learn more.If you’re ready to be a part of our team, we encourage you to apply.
Job DescriptionYour Team
Based in Centennial (Denver), the Vice President of Operations is responsible for providing strategic leadership to the Construction, Purchasing and Customer Service And warranty teams to deliver 250 to 500 homes per year. The VP of Operations will be well versed in all facets of residential construction for single family detached and attached for sale housing. Leadership of community performance forecasting, financial strategy, and thoughtful analysis to achieve quarterly and annual business goals. The position will have a keen focus on delivering an exceptional customer experience as measured by Avid surveys of homeowners. VP of Operations will work closely with all other departments to advance new initiatives and construction innovations.
Your Key DeliverablesStrategy and Leadership
- Provide strategic leadership and vision to the team, communicating both short and long term goals for team member engagement. Skills to include business plan reporting and forecasting, strategic solutions to provide value, and cost saving recommendations to achieve home delivery on time and at budget. Endeavor to achieve ongoing improvement to the customer experience in their purchase of a Brookfield home or rental housing.
OperationsOversee the various facets of housing operations including construction sequencing, spec home program, starts, home closing dates, buyer selection cut-offs, and strategies to overcome challenges and efficiency to achieve home closings for the business plan while maintaining the highest customer experience. Work closely with Sales & Marketing to maximize options and Design Studio profitability and current market trends. Advance the construction efficiency through innovated solutions for project management and operation platforms including new adoption of a company wide enterprise system and associated software platforms for contracting, scheduling and billing.ConstructionManage the field activity and construction cycle time to forecast home completions, trade allocation, and utility/land improvement coordination. Manage the team to deliver home closings per planned schedules. Oversee and be champion for quality of home delivery, providing support and mentorship to two Senior Directors of Operations and field teams. Oversee performance and delivery of any fee build opportunities.PurchasingManage the purchasing team for their preparation of efficient and accurate estimates and budgets for new and active communities in step with business plan reporting. Provide expertise and recommendations for construction details, scopes of work, and specifications. Coordinate with Design Studio to create a best in class experience and profitability.Customer ServiceManage the customer service team to deliver a great experience for our home owners. Engage and lead continuous improvement in the Customer Service team through a working relationship with Avid to identify areas to improve on the Customer Experience including internal audits and employee recognition and incentive plans.DevelopmentCoordinate with the development team to ensure forward planning processes, plans and permits are completed in quality form to achieve business plan starts. Work with development team on design and planning of new housing programs, schedules, milestone activity, including land takedowns, permit fees, utility applications, and other processes to achieve goals. Support and assist development team with any jurisdictional requirements, and overall business planning.Must Haves
- Bachelors degree in construction management or related industry
- MBA or advanced degree desired
- 10-15 years in the field of residential development
- We are proud to offer our employees what they value most:
- Competitive compensation:
- Annual Base Salary Range: $180,000-225,000
- Annual Bonus Target (Discretionary): Annual bonus opportunity along with possible long term incentives
- Excellent extended health benefits
- 401k matching
- Generous tuition assistance program
- Leadership development and mentorship programs
- Charitable donation matching
- A culture based on our values of Passion, Integrity and Community
Brookfield Properties participates in the E-Verify process to confirm the eligibility of candidates to work in the United States.We are proud to create a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are grateful for your interest in this position, however, only candidates selected for pre-screening will be contacted.