D.R. Horton, Inc. Director of Land in Honolulu, Hawaii

D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S.,was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our website atwww.drhorton.comfor more information.

D.R. Horton, Inc.is currently looking for aDirector of Landfor their Operations Department. The right candidate will Manage Land Department by overseeing quality acquisition opportunities to meet the business needs of the division. Ensure the due diligence process is completed within the contractual time frame, and all entitlements and approvals are secured. Essential communication established with the Development Department to schedule infrastructure construction for new residential site.

Essential Duties and Responsibilitiesinclude the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Participates as part of the senior management team to manage issues regarding land acquisition and land development.

  • Implement strategic policies for land objectives to maintain land and lots for forward planning

  • Establish positive working relationships with government authorities, local agents and land owners

  • Research, network, identify, evaluate and secure land sites for residential development

  • Negotiate the acquisition of properties with landowners, attorneys or brokers

  • Teach effective negotiation and acquisition techniques to Land Acquisition staff

  • Assume ultimate responsibility for site appraisals and acquisition proposals

  • Promote best practices to secure entitlements and government approvals

  • Ensure active and quality communication is established and maintained with other internal departments regarding the status of future projects.

  • Verify due diligence process is progressing and will be completed on time

  • Interface with Land Department staff during due diligence to verify checklist is completed from contract phase through post-closing phase

Supervisory Responsibilities
Directly supervises 2 or more employees in the Land Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or seven to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Other Qualifications

Must have a vehicle, a valid driver’s license and be willing to travel.

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Job: *Operations

Organization: *Home Builder

Title: Director of Land

Location: Hawaii-Honolulu

Requisition ID: 1804816