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D.R. Horton, Inc. Entitlements Analyst - Sarasota Office in Sarasota, Florida

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, currently looking for an *Entitlements Analyst* in the Operations Department. The right candidate will maintain responsibility for entitlements and due diligence for projects. Determine the feasibility of a planned acquisition. Facilitate the entitlement of a property, including obtaining zoning and governmental approvals.

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

  • Complete Due Diligence/Feasibility analysis of projects prior to acquisition
  • Obtain Entitlements for projects, including all governmental approvals, negotiations with public agencies and assist with representation at public meetings
  • Oversee the preparation, submittal, and approval of all subdivision related plans and permits
  • Manage daily activities in due diligence process pertaining to obtaining entitlements from jurisdictional authorities for assigned projects, including but not limited to zone changes, concept plans, preliminary plats, etc.
  • Plan, direct, and manage the activities of consultants (civil engineers, land planners, geotechnical engineers, hydrologic consultants, etc.) performing due diligence and entitlement services to adhere to project schedules
  • Review and evaluate consultant scopes of work, Development Agreements, site plans, soil and wetland determinations, and other technical reports and data
  • Establish contact and working relationships with utility companies to identify location, availability and guidelines for service to assigned projects
  • Research and organize project costs in conjunction with the land development team to create feasibility budgets to determine the financial viability of a planned community
  • In conjunction with hired consultants determine any offsite utility/roadway improvements required for project feasibility
  • Work in conjunction with local DHI Executive Team to determine product mix and in determining overall viability of potential projects
  • Attend meetings with city staff and the development team, as well as public hearings or neighbor meetings
  • Review civil construction documents for consistency, cost saving measures, and constructability
  • Conduct all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university
  • Three to five years of related experience and/or training
  • Ability to deliver effective and engaging presentations to a variety of audiences
  • Must have a vehicle and a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via DRH applications
  • Proficiency with MS Office and email

Preferred Qualifications

  • Registered planner or engineer preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and attention to detail

Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Medical, Vision and Dental
  • 401(K)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Vacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company Holidays

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Job: *Land

Organization: *Home Builder

Title: *Entitlements Analyst - Sarasota Office *

Location: Florida-Sarasota

Requisition ID: 2305729