1+ months

Land Planning and Development Manager

Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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Job Description Summary

Job Details


Primary objectives of this position are:

  • Identify and understand all components of the land acquisition, land planning and development processes
  • Assist in developing the land planning and development strategy for new projects the Division is considering for acquisition. Responsible for managing the execution of that strategy once the projects have been approved
  • Manage consultant teams consisting of attorneys, civil engineers, and landscape architects to secure the entitlements as well as obtain agency approval on the plats and improvement plans to ensure a successful project delivery

Primary responsibilities:

  • Review due diligence materials and assist in developing the land planning and development strategy for new projects
  • Prepare project schedules for planning and development work
  • Prepare and maintain land development budgets and cash flows
  • Manage the bid process including preparation, evaluation and award in accordance with Corporate procedures and Division guidelines
  • Work with the field Project Manager to ensure the project development strategy is being executed
  • Review and approve progress pay applications and ensure that payment is made for completed work
  • Meet with engineers/planners/government agencies
  • Monitor schedule to ensure timely delivery of completed development


  • Bachelors degree in Business, Accounting, Planning, Civil Engineering or Construction Management
  • A minimum of four years experience in land development or forward planning in the homebuilding industry
  • Demonstrated success in the home building industry is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to complete the job responsibilities with minimal outside supervision and direction
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Computer literacy
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong organizational, planning and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read improvement plans, formulate budgets and understand accounting principles
  • Strong negotiation skills


Benefits of Working With Taylor Morrison

We are looking for dedicated professionals that share our values of putting the customer - and their needs - first.  In addition to a great team atmosphere, career development and advancement opportunities, we offer full-time employees an extensive benefits package, to include:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Health Care - Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Coverage
  • 401(k) with Company Matching Contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Disability Programs
  • Employee & Dependent Life Insurance
  • Vacation & Company Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Home Purchase Rebate Program
  • Home Mortgage Program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)



  • Residential
Posted: 2022-06-01 Expires: 2022-09-09

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Land Planning and Development Manager

Taylor Morrison
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

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