Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager – Real Estate, Economic Development and Capital Projects

Purpose and Scope: Under the direction of the Managing Director; participate in the activities of the corporation promoting economic growth and development in Downtown Jamaica.


  • Identify and assist in obtaining grant funds for both capital and planning projects.
  • Work with Federal, State and local agencies to secure grant funding to enhance economic development in Jamaica.
  • Coordination of projects with Federal, City and State agencies during implementation of projects and ensure compliance with governmental funding regulations and agreements.
  • Participate in coordinating economic development activity with all City agencies and NGOs.
  • Contract administration and budgeting.
  • Perform financial analyses.
  • Review and evaluate various economic development proposals.
  • Participation in collection of economic statistics, work force demographics, business sector and community characteristics, incentive programs and other information.
  • Assist Managing Director to promote Jamaica as a viable option for the location of development projects, businesses and industries.
  • Interact with various property owners, developers, real estate agents, financial institutions, private sector, community boards, elected officials and others to provide accurate information about economic development initiatives.



  • Master’s degree in finance, real estate or mathematics
  • Minimum 3-5 years of related experience
  • Advanced in Microsoft Office with emphasis in Excel
  • Excellent communication, writing and presentation skills
  • Proficient in financial accounting and financial skills
  • Experience/knowledge of basic contracting procedures and ethics on a Federal, State and City level
  • Ability to develop and manage budgets and expenditures with multiple funding sources and multiple sets of rules and regulations
  • Must have the ability to learn and work efficiently and effectively with a limited degree of supervision
  • Ability to multi-task and manage programs from conception through completion
  • Knowledge of zoning and affordable housing subsidy programs


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