Careers

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Careers

Scroll down to learn how to apply to join the New Horizon team

As we continue to grow, New Horizon is seeking professional and diligent individuals who are looking for a challenging and rewarding career, based out of Burlington Ontario, within in the real estate development industry.

We take extreme pride in our team – the close-knit, passionate group of dedicated people who are the reason for the company’s reputation as a leader within the industry.

When positions become available, they will be posted here.

Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume and cover letter to info@nhdg.ca with the title of the position in the subject line.

Position: Development Associate
Company: New Horizon Development Group Inc.
Location: Burlington, ON
Contract: Full-Time
Office Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

As the Development Associate, you will work closely with the development team on key tasks associated with our development portfolio. As your knowledge of our projects develops, you will be encouraged to take on an increasing ownership in fulfilling our projects across their various stages of development. This is a diverse role with opportunities for mentorship and growth within the New Horizon Development Group.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide tactical direction to the development team on various projects and assignments
  • Prepare development schedules and assist in the preparation of budgets
  • Coordinate, monitor, and manage consultants with assistance of Development Manager
  • Lead the preparation of applications and procurement of development approvals and permits
  • Organize and attend project meetings; manage and track consultant progress
  • Manage schedules, lead meetings, and provide clear reporting on overall project progress
  • Prepare and facilitate Requests for Proposals (RFPs) as required for project specific tasks
  • Maintain project files ensuring appropriate access and version control to all users
  • Oversee tracking of development agreements to safeguard fulfillment of according commitments
  • Liaise with accounting, insurance, and legal teams as necessary
  • Be able to anticipate issues and take a proactive approach to the role

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of related project administration experience within a development or construction company environment. Ideal background includes some work in real estate, planning and development and knowledge of municipal review and approval processes
  • Ability to read and understand architectural and civil drawings, or a willingness to learn
  • Highly organized with attention to detail; including ability to proofread and edit materials
  • Ability to work independently, and as part of a team
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat; experience with Microsoft Project or other project management software is considered an asset
  • Possession of an active Driver’s License and access to a vehicle with all required business related transportation expenses to be reimbursed by NHDG

Position: Sales & Marketing Manager
Company: New Horizon Development Group Inc.
Location: Burlington, ON
Contract: Full-Time
Office Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Our Sales and Marketing Manager will lead New Horizon’s sales and marketing teams through new project launches as well as all corporate marketing initiatives.

We are looking for a motivated, project-management professional who brings existing consultant and media relationships and a track record of delivering on-time and value-added campaigns for brands and new product launches.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Design and execute communication strategies for prospects and clients across the development lifecycle, public-facing platforms (i.e. social media), project partners and stakeholders, as well as for internal staff
  • Plan and execute brands, campaigns, timelines and budgets for new development sales launches
  • Work directly with external consultants to design and oversee marketing assets completed on time and on budget
  • Work directly with the Head of Sales to identify tools and opportunities for the Sales Team
  • Train and assist sales and marketing team members with inquiries from potential purchasers or realtors regarding upcoming development
  • Maintain and analyze customer and registrant data
  • Analyze and report on advertising campaigns and strategies
  • Evaluate community engagement and corporate sponsorship opportunities
  • Coordinate and attend sales launches, grand openings, or other company events when required (these events are typically held outside of the contract hours)
  • Evaluate and implement opportunities to improve the client experience
  • Evaluate and implement opportunities to improve internal sales and marketing processes
  • Miscellaneous tasks as required

Professional Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of marketing, advertising, and project management experience
  • Experience in marketing and advertising, specific to pre-construction residential real estate, is an asset
  • Must be self-motivated, independent, and detail-oriented
  • Established understanding of digital advertising, print media, and social media
  • Ability to multitask, pivot, prioritise and work under pressure – sales and marketing timelines and processes are constantly in flux
  • Proven understanding and evaluation of graphic design, branding and marketing campaigns
  • Passion and drive for continual improvement and accomplishment, developing industry-leading projects balanced with achieving NHDG’s schedule and budget objectives

Technical Qualifications

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)
  • Proficient in any software used for creating visual presentations and reports (i.e. PowerPoint, the Adobe Suite, Canva, etc.)
  • Proficient in social media strategy and any applications which can support the execution of the strategy
  • Proven track record of project management and planning/budgeting marketing campaigns
  • Extremely strong communication – concise writing, creative writing and verbal presentation skills are required
  • Understanding of Facebook Business Suite and digital advertising
  • Experience with the Adobe Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) is an asset
  • Experience with photography and video editing is an asset
  • Experience with WordPress is an asset
  • Experience with Microsoft Access is an asset
  • Possession of an active Driver’s License and access to a vehicle with all required business-related transportation expenses to be reimbursed by NHDG
  • Proven track record of excelling as a leader within a team-oriented and collaborative environment