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Stiles has provided planning of commercial properties for more than half a century. The company's extensive expertise offers clients single-source responsibility from conceptualization through project completion, effectively eliminating complications that arise when dealing with multiple companies. Simultaneous implementation of design and construction offer clients shorter completion dates and value engineering.

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Commercial Office Development

Senior Development Manager Ft. Lauderdale

Plan, analyze and coordinate the development of multiple or complex commercial office real estate projects to optimize the allocation of resources and ensure maximum economic return to the Company, Owners, and Investors. Need to be proactive and detail oriented along with the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals.

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  • Assist or facilitate the negotiation of land purchase (or sale) agreements, leases, and Partnership Agreements.

  • Coordinate and review all due diligence related items including but not limited to: ALTA surveys, title reports, plat reviews, soil boring and environmental reports, construction documents as well as existing Rezoning Conditions, Restrictive Covenants, and Association Documents.

  • Research and comprehend site entitlements, regulatory requirements and coordinate implementation into the project.

  • Calculate the cost of governmental review, permit and impact fees for inclusion in the project budget.

  • Coordinate construction of the project (sitework, offsite roadwork. landscape/hardscape, site lighting and all vertical) through a final Certificate of Occupancy for the project including close out to turnover

  • Prepare Project Budget and Proforma, Project Schedule, complex feasibility analysis including financial underwriting, and rate of return, risk evaluation and implementing partnership goals.

  • Facilitate construction pricing from ballpark through hard bids.

  • Prepare and manage the timeline of governmental approvals and sequencing of events from entitling, initial site plan submittal, obtaining building permit to obtaining Certificate of Occupancy.

  • Represent the Owner, including governmental regulatory bodies, through the approval process to the Development Review Committee "DRC", Community Appearance Board, Planning and Zoning Board "P & Z", and City Council and/or County Commission hearings.

  • Coordinate obtaining all miscellaneous regulatory permits as may be required for the project.

  • Coordinate all the professionals with respect to the submission of all plans and documents for issuance of building permit.

  • Represent the ownership in negotiating contracts with all other professionals, (civil engineer, architect, and landscape architect) contractor and subcontractor and administer the Contract for Construction, in conjunction with the project architect in an effort to design the project in the most cost effective quality manner that delivers the goals of the ownership with the site research, plan preparation, and in conjunction with submission of site plan approval.

  • Develop and maintain relationships with consultants, contractors, vendors, clients and partners.

  • Coordinate all the professionals with respect to the submission of all plans and documents for any necessary revisions.

  • Coordinate with all team members (Architecture, Construction, Leasing/Marketing, Property Management and Asset Management, Tenant Improvement) to ensure timely delivery of project.

  • Assist with construction and permanent loan closings.

  • Review and coordinate all monthly construction loan (or equity) draws with Stiles Accounting Dept.

  • Facilitate partnership reporting including monthly progress and variance reports.

  • Obtain required insurance coverage (Builders Risk) as well as verify and/or obtain proof of required insurance of consultants, contractors and tenants performing work on the project.

  • Performs research on general commercial real estate matters and stays current on monitoring trends within the industry and municipalities that they are developing in.


Supervision entails the planning, assignment, direction and evaluation of work assignments and product and quality.


Proficient skills of Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and Project. Basic knowledge of AutoCAD is preferred.


  • Experience generating and working with proformas.

  • Ability to provide clear direction to all project team members, adapt to change, and build consensus in a team environment to ensure successful completion of projects.

  • Type: Full-time
  • Education: Four year college degree in Building Science, Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture, Business or Real Estate
  • Minimum Experience: 5 years of experience in administering progressively larger, more complex commercial projects including office product types.
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