Jacobs Site Acquisition Manager - Small Cell in Houston, Texas
Site Acquisition Manager - Small Cell
Jacobs Telecommunication has been at the forefront of creating a new generation of wireless communication infrastructure for over 40 years. We specialize in network development complete telecom life cycle solutions, which has ranked us in ENR's Top 20 Design Firms for the telecommunications sector in 2014. While the wireless world is ever changing, the demand for innovative technology and long term support services remains constant. These services include site acquisition, design and construction, to full operations, maintenance, and deconstruction.
The Site Acquisition Manager (SAM) will oversee staff processes and procedures, client relations, time schedules, deliverables and quality performance to successful completion of wireless site development. The SAM will be responsible for managing leasing and zoning specialists and reporting to both client and Jacobs senior management. The SAM will also ensure that Jacobs meets production, budget and deadline goals for the project. This position will support the Houston/Austin/San Antonio markets.
Manage day-to-day operations related to a particular project
Coordinate accurate, up-to-date reporting of project status, scheduling, and planning
Manage schedule of Site Acquisition deliverables
Supervise the site acquisition and land use planning staff progress relative to assigned projects
Provide direction and guidance to Site Acquisition and Zoning Specialists as well as conduct weekly one-on-one meetings with project staff to review individual site progress
Manage site selection from a Real Estate viewpoint while coordinating with the Design, Zoning, RF Engineering and Construction Management Teams
Assist in the development of master real estate agreements including Lease Documents, Option Agreements and Letters of Authorization
Oversee the finding of suitable site candidates, review preliminary site documentation, review negotiated terms of the standard lease or option agreement with property owner, report the negotiation issues to the client, review letter of explanation describing every deal point for completeness
Coordinate with other managers, consultants and contractors on project to ensure quality performance
Travel to sites and work in client designated areas as required
Attend project and deployment meetings
Oversee project financials, including managing billing and receivable process
Build and maintain superior client relations
Ensure project team is using Jacobs and client reports, accounting systems, and other administrative work accurately and on schedule
Build a positive, committed team
5 years wireless industry experience including small cell and right of way required
Only local candidates will be considered
Travel may be required
Valid driver’s license required
Excellent communication skills required
Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire a highly interdependent team of individual contributors required
Highly organized and disciplined with proven time management skills required
Real Estate license preferred
Thorough understanding and experience completing both new build and site modification projects for wireless sites preferred
Strong computer background, MS Office, especially Word and Excel preferred
Must be a US Citizen or eligible to work for any US Employer without sponsorship.
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston
Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time
Req ID: IHO000082