Senior Management Specialist- Real Estate (2 Positions)
New York City School Construction Authority
Location: New York
Type: Full Time
Salary: $79,942 - $136,000
4 Year Degree
2 openings available.
Internal Number: R2270118
Senior Management Specialist- Real Estate
Build your career while building NYC schools!
The School Construction Authority is one of the region's largest construction entities, building and modernizing school facilities for the largest school district in the nation with a Five-Year Capital Plan totaling roughly $20 Billion. Our work seeks to provide educational opportunities to NYC Public School students through the construction of innovative and dynamic spaces that foster a love of learning and a strong sense of educational community. We design and construct safe, attractive and environmentally sound public schools for children throughout the many communities of New York City. We are dedicated to building and modernizing schools in a responsible, cost-effective manner while achieving the highest standards of excellence in safety, quality and integrity.
We have excellent career opportunities for two Senior Management Specialists who are responsible for the Leasing and Acquisition of new School Sites, State Environmental Quality Review and Zoning related as well as maintaining relationships with Landlords for ongoing management of Lease conducting and coordinating management, operational, and financial analyses.
Perform site assessments of land and buildings for potential use as a school. Work with real estate brokers to identify appropriate school sites and arrange for site access.
Financial analysis of lease terms, review/approval of market analysis and appraisals prepared by outside consultants. Review/approval of consultant invoices for payment.
Assure all required environmental due diligence is completed
Preparation of State Environmental Quality Review documents and Issuance of Environmental Determination
Preparation of Zoning Override packages for approval by the Deputy Mayor
Coordination with Architecture/Engineering Division on project design and creation of Landlord Scopes of Work/Developer “White Box” requirements and ensure all work is completed to SCA satisfaction.
Manage relationships between Landlords and the Department of Education (DOE), Coordination between Landlord/Tenant team, Legal Department and DOE/Division of School Facilities.
Ensure accuracy, quality and appropriateness of Division documents such as Leases, Development Agreements, Market Studies/Appraisals, SEQR and Zoning Documents.
Performs related duties, as assigned.
Baccalaureate in Real Estate, Architecture, or Urban Planning; Masters preferred.
Five years of full-time experience in land acquisition, leasing and associated due diligence measures, State Environmental Quality Review and Zoning with a familiarity with design and construction matters, including relevant computer skills; or a satisfactory combination of education and experience.
Strong problem solving and tracking skills when issues arise to bring to resolution.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to work on short deadlines and balance a high volume of projects and with differing schedules.
We offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, prescription and vision coverage; retirement savings plans including pension, 401K, 457 and IRA options and generous paid time off are just a sample of our benefits.
Salary Range: $79,942 - $136,000, commensurate with experience.
The School Construction Authority's (SCA) mission is to design and construct safe, attractive and environmentally sound public schools for children throughout the many communities of New York City. We are dedicated to building and modernizing schools in a responsible, cost-effective manner while achieving the highest standards of excellence in safety, quality and integrity.