Job Description

About East West Partners

East West Partners exists to create terrific places that bring people together. We develop new communities and improve existing ones, adding lasting value and amplifying what people love most about where they live, work, and vacation. Known as a trusted partner and one of the real estate industry’s best places to build a career, we offer more than just a job – we offer a fulfilling career with competitive compensation, benefits, and meaningful growth opportunities.

Position Overview

As a Real Estate Development Associate at East West Partners, you will be at the heart of our exciting new project - The Amble, an all-electric, residential community at Steamboat Ski Resort in Colorado. This job involves a mix of project coordination, marketing support, event coordination and administrative tasks. As the main point of contact for our home buyers, you will ensure they are well-informed and satisfied throughout the construction and move-in process through stellar communication, meticulous tracking, diligent follow-through, and authentic relationship-building. You will aid the project’s development team with miscellaneous tasks and responsibilities as needed, making every day an adventure.

Key Responsibilities

Project Coordination and Homeowner Relations

  • Serve as the primary contact for Homeowners, managing and preparing communications (written/photos/video), schedules, and project walks
  • Maintain regular communications with Homeowners, document selections, and coordinate the closing process
  • Oversee punch list completion, warranty claims, and building turnover to Homeowners Association, ensuring home buyer changes are incorporated
  • Attend Owner-Architect-Contractor meetings and conduct site walks with the Director of Construction to monitor progress and quality
  • Organize buyer-related activities including drinks, dinner, etc. with the development and sales team when buyers are in town

Marketing and Community Engagement

  • Collaborate with sales and marketing teams on strategy, creating marketing materials, and managing sales assets
  • Track project entitlement approvals and assist with city submittals and modifications
  • Develop positive relationships with town staff and elected officials, attending public meetings as needed
  • Provide periodic updates to project and partner teams

Finance & Legal

  • Assist in preparing project pay applications and financial reports
  • Act as the primary contact for lender construction inspections
  • Gain working knowledge of all project legal documents including Purchase & Sale Agreements and Access Agreements
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly partner reports and miscellaneous tasks as needed to achieve company goals

Qualifications

  • Currently live within or be willing to relocate to a commutable distance of Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Minimum 2 years experience in real estate development management or translatable experience
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organization skills and time management abilities
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Exceptional customer service skills, capable of managing high expectations and effectively diffusing challenging situations
  • Self-motivated and team-orientated, with proven ability to collaborate effectively
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, comfortable working in a dynamic fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to learn and grow within a small team setting
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Word
  • Experience in marketing and sales is a plus
  • Event planning and coordination experience is a plus

Benefits & Compensation

  • Salary - $75,000 - $100,000 dependent on experience + discretionary annual bonus up to 10%, based on performance
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
  • 401(K) with Discretionary Employer Match
  • Unlimited Time Off
  • Parental Leave
  • Paid Sabbatical After 7 Years
  • Ski Pass/ Wellness Bonus
  • Ski-in/ ski-out Office