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Senior Economic Development Planner/Project Manager

RKG Associates
Boston, MA
United States
Professional Areas: 
Community Development
Economic Development
Housing
Real Estate Development
Experience Level: 
Mid-Level
AICP Certification: 
Not required

RKG Associates seeks new team members for our Boston, MA and Alexandria, VA offices who have a passion for understanding and communicating the connections between economics, real estate, and planning, and how those effect the communities we work in. Our work spans both the public and private sector and involves a combination of intensive data research and analysis, written and graphic communication, client interaction, and a focus on practical near-term solutions for our clients. As a leading national consulting firm, we work throughout the United States with clients ranging from small towns to major metropolitan cities, regions and states to private developers and property owners.

We seek a project manager with a strong technical background in data research and analytics who can translate and communicate information effectively to a wide range of audiences. The ideal applicant is organized, innovative and creative, and enjoys working closely with a small team. We are looking for project managers who can take ownership of projects, complete work products, maintain effective communication with clients and staff, and delegate tasks as needed.

Specifically, we are seeking candidates with 5-7 years of experience in urban and regional planning, economic development, and housing with a focus on and passion for economic development, market analytics, planning, and development feasibility. The applicants must have excellent writing skills and experience using ArcGIS is considered a plus. The candidates chosen for these positions must have experience in several of following project areas including:

  • Economic Development Strategies & Plans
  • Economic & Fiscal Impact Analysis
  • Market Analytics & Development Feasibility Studies
  • Community Planning & Urban Revitalization
  • Housing Plans & Strategies

Please send a letter of interest, current resume, work samples (no more than 15 megabytes) and at least two references to [email protected]Please specify which office location you are apply to.

Published on:
June 12, 2020 - 12:09pm
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