Job Description

Job Title
Vice President, Acquisitions
Job Location
US-AZ-Scottsdale
Posted Date
3/18/2017
Category
Management
Company
Scottsdale

Overview:

We don’t just invest in homes. We invest in communities that you can call home.

We are currently seeking a Vice President, Acquisitions.

Progress Residential is one of the largest providers of high quality single-family rental homes in the United States. With over 20,000 homes in the country’s fastest-growing markets, we are committed to making the home rental process easy and enjoyable.

Are you ready to progress your career? Join our corporate office in Arizona. Just as we have a home for every lifestyle, we have a career for every passion.

The Vice President, Acquisitions is a hands-on, roll-up your sleeves, extra strong negotiator who provides strong leadership to the team. The position reports directly to the EVP, Strategic Operations and Acquisitions and is a key role in the growth strategy of the Company.

Responsibilities:

What you bring to the table:

As the Vice President, Acquisitions at Progress Residential®, you will play a key role in the growth strategy for one of the country’s largest providers of high quality single-family rental homes. You understand the macroeconomic drivers behind our core markets and can strategize innovative solutions that create real change. You come to the table with three things: Very strong negotiation and business development skills, top-notch real estate financial acumen and ability to motivate and lead teams.

We’ll expect you to provide the leadership and direction for our acquisitions and market expansion efforts. This includes:

  • Identifying sourcing channels to augment Progress Residential's existing infrastructure such as larger portfolios of single family homes or working with regional and national home builders on "build to rent" product

Whether you’re underwriting single-family homes or analyzing the local demand fundamentals, your goal is to make sure investment performance is achieved. We’ll count on you to build strong relationships with brokers and investors, and ensure inter-departmental objectives are met.

Your job is fast-paced and ever changing. It’s an environment of cross-functional collaboration, knowledge sharing and support. It’s also an environment of autonomy, individuality and initiative. To be an integral part of the Company’s next chapter means you are an experienced leader and passionate manager. When you see a problem, you fix it. When you hit a barrier, you break it down. While others complain, you think of ways to improve. You’re not afraid to think big, and to follow through.

With thorough training and regular performance reviews, you continually develop your team and ensure maximum efficiency and results.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Business or Finance) required; MBA or MRED a plus

  • Super negotiation and sourcing skills....loves the hunt, not afraid to pick up the phone

  • Awesome opportunity generator...turns over every rock to find the deals

  • Commercial or Residential real estate investment and/or brokerage experience

  • 8+ years in Real Estate or related industry

  • Progressive experience supervising a team of people

  • In-depth understanding of real estate finance and financial modeling

  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

  • Familiarity with Salesforce and Yardi preferred

What you can expect from us:

Progress Residential® offers all of the financial and non-financial incentives you’d expect from an innovative property management firm:

  • In addition to outstanding training, we host quarterly summits and town hall meetings to encourage growth, knowledge sharing and a good time. After all, it’s about progress, not perfection.
  • We offer competitive compensation, including a performance-based bonus, depending on your role.
  • Our generous benefits package includes comprehensive healthcare coverage for you and your family, paid time off, 9 paid holidays and 2 “you earned it” days.

Progress Residential® is a proud Equal Opportunity employer, m/f/d/v.

Application Instructions

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