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Project Manager, Real Estate

Requisition ID:  23050

Portland, OR, US

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time


Vestas Factory

Project Manager, Real Estate 
US, Portland | Professional | Full-Time | ID: 23050


The Project Manager or Real Estate is responsible for supporting Steelhead America's land acquisition efforts for its growing Renewable Energy portfolio. Responsibilities include supporting a project developer in real estate-related matters, land acquisition, support during project financing, and providing input on best practices, process improvement, and standardization.



• Plan and support real estate activities such as site location and acquisition, right-of-way negotiation, building, and land acquisition, or other Real Estate activities needed to support the project site development

• Research private and public records to determine ownership, mineral leases, etc.

• Evaluates and interprets legal documents

• Completes budgets and monthly forecasting, financial analysis, ad hoc reports

• Conducts analysis on real estate or local opportunities impacting development/operations and effectively identify opportunities for improvement

• Represent Steelhead to project stakeholders in a professional manner. Discuss company mission, project details, and various types of surface lease agreements with prospective participants

• Works with teams throughout the company in a coordinator capacity

• Works closely with subject matter experts to identify and organize material project documentation

• Drafts legal documents with accuracy from a template

• Performs other job-related tasks as assigned

• Participates in special projects or activities related to the legal discipline being supported



• A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.

• A minimum of 2-3 years experience in the acquisition of land agreements for energy projects. Renewable experience optimal.

• Has in-depth know-how in developing, negotiating, and implementing complex real estate agreements.

• Working knowledge of the chain of title, surface lease agreements, and title curative documents

• Demonstrated ability to build relationships and interface effectively with cross-functional employee groups and external stakeholders



• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite computer skills (Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and SAP), and mapping software (Google Earth, ArcGIS online, etc.)

• Ability to complete weekly reports

• Problem-solving skills

• Ability to work effectively with others

• Ability to interact frequently with others in a professional, courteous manner

• Able to effectively supervise a cross-functional team

• Ability to travel to job sites 75%

• Comfortable multi-tasking and prioritizing complex demands in an ever-growing work environment

• Motivated and creative problem-solver who is excited to assess, solve, communicate and implement strategic solutions to complex, multifaceted opportunities.

• Skilled negotiating and problem-solving skills with emphasis on attention to detail.

• Has high attention to detail, effective communication, and interpersonal skills, and work well in a time-sensitive situation.

• Can be an effective spokesperson and public representative for Vestas Americas.

• Willing to travel regularly within US and Canada (expected up to 75%)

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About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with +136 GW of wind turbines in 84 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and +117 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and tap into wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 29,000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity. 

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon