Entitlements Manager-FG

Entitlements Manager-FG - 2106729


Forestar Group Inc.
is a residential lot development company and a majority-owned subsidiary of D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder by volume in the United States since 2002.

Forestar Group is currently looking for an Entitlements Manager. The right candidate will maintain responsibility for entitlements and due diligence for projects. Determine the feasibility of a planned acquisition. Facilitate the entitlement of a property, including obtaining zoning and governmental approvals.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Plan, direct and manage the activities of the Entitlements or Land Staff, including interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems
  • Oversee the entire due diligence process. Due diligence includes determining both the physical and financial feasibility of a planned community
  • Maintain responsibility for the entire entitlement process, including the hiring and coordination of legal counsel or consultants, the review/revision of plans, the acquisition of city or county approval, and more
  • Oversee and coordinate all other public hearings, including variances, amendments, etc.
  • Oversee the completion, submittal and approval of construction plans, including soliciting bids for engineers and other consultants, coordinating the submittal of construction plans, and more
  • Conduct research of comps in the area. Prepare applications and submit appeals to the county, and attend and represent the company in all tax appeal hearings
  • Attend meetings with city staff and the development team, as well as public hearings or neighbor meetings
  • Audits impact fee agreements, school agreements, etc.
  • Conduct all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company
  • Able to travel overnight

Education and/or Experience
  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or five to seven years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via DRH applications
  • Proficiency with MS Office and email
Preferred Qualifications
  • Registered planner or engineer
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and attention to detail
Come join a winning team! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package:
  • Medical, Vision and Dental
  • 401(K)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Vacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company Holidays

: LandPrimary Location: South Carolina-Fort MillOrganization: ForestarSchedule: Full-time

Job Posting
: Oct 14, 2021, 4:44:24 PM

Forestar Group
Salary Range
$48,000.00 - 90,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Fort Mill, SC 29715, US
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