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Commercial Leasing and Development Project Manager

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Jun 5, 2023


Job Description


Job Overview

Under direction of the Senior Land and Facilities Development Manager, plans, develops, and implements Commercial Development and Public Facility Improvement Corporation (“PFIC”) approved projects in support of the Airport’s Strategic and Business Plan. Uses project management principles and practices to oversee and coordinate the plans, approvals and documentation as required for administration and execution of PFIC related projects.  Manages yearly operating budget, revenues and capital expenditures. Develops and implements a comprehensive tracking process designed to ensure that present and future PFIC projects and financial processes are efficient. Manages the multiple aspects of new program initiatives construction, development and leasing of retail, office, hotel and industrial land and facilities.  Monitors market conditions, evaluates proposals and alternatives, coordinating with current PFIC approved projects, and creates financial statements and justifications for Capital Committee and Board presentations and approval.    


What you will be doing:

  • Interacts with Airport stakeholders, FAA, local, state and federal agencies and other public agencies involved in airport development projects. 
  • Analyzes, reviews, drafts and assists in negotiation of leases, reimbursement agreements, and related contracts including coordinating with other Airport departments on new leases, terms, improvements, and compliance with the Airport’s environmental policies and permitting procedures.
  • Tracks developed and undeveloped land and updates the Commercial Development Land Use Plan and webpage as changes occur. 
  • Supports other managers within the Commercial Development Department with expansion of new and existing leases, lease renewals and other public infrastructure projects as they arise.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels within and outside the organization, both orally and in writing.
  • Maintains files of account and expense records and provides estimated costs to the Board resulting from the use of Board employees working on PFIC projects.


What you need:

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, business management, construction, real estate or a related field.
  • Five (5) years of real estate development, project management, redevelopment, marketing, planning, construction, or property management.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver's license.


What we desire:

  • Ability to read, understand, interpret and explain legal documents, regulations, financial reports and business proposals.
  • Ability to prepare and create advanced PowerPoint presentations
  • Ability to coordinate work and interact with a group of professional and technical personnel in a manner conducive to full performance and high morale.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and harmonious internal and external working relationships.
  • Uses moderately complex logical reasoning and problem solving.


About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of nearly 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.


Job Info

Job ID# 1007120

Jun 5, 2023

United States