Development Associate – ICON Residential (Tampa)

Job Summary

Icon Residential is a progressive development company focused on boutique, urban for-sale residential projects throughout the Southeastern United States. Our rapid growth has created the need for a Development Associate to assist with the execution of our development pipeline. This is a full-time role based out of our Tampa office, and will be a supporting role to our Senior Development Team.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist senior management with the full development process.
  • Responsible for assisting in all aspects of development management to include due diligence, entitlement work, design, permitting, development team management and coordination with all partners, consultants, engineers, architects, etc.
  • Work with land use attorneys, architects, engineers, contractors, city entities and departments to facilitate the permit process, entitlement analysis and fee verification.
  • Develop and maintain project proformas for review by management, financial partners, and owners.
  • Maintain and update detailed project schedules for contract due diligence and predevelopment efforts through construction commencement.
  • Provide financial analysis and reporting for active projects in the development pipeline.
  • Collaborate with sales and marketing associates to ensure a seamless sales execution with individual homebuyers.
  • Work with a passionate local team, in establishing and executing a joint vision and strategy for the successful execution of development projects.
  • Be proactive, manage and continue developing an extensive network of contacts needed within the local real estate market to achieve success in the business strategy.
  • Assist with project performance and budget.
  • Participate and support marketing and public relations efforts.

Qualifications and Skills


  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant real estate experience is required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Real Estate, Construction Management, Architecture, or related field is required.
  • The candidate should be highly proficient in Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook, and Project and possess excellent analytical and communication skills.
  • Valid Driver’s License is necessary because driving is an essential function of this position.


  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to collaborate in a team environment.
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to be flexible with work hours and travel as needed.
  • Exceptional follow-through and organization skills are required.
  • General knowledge of construction, and/or design experience is highly desired.


Icon Residential offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and 401K.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • real estate development: 1 year
  • Microsoft Project: 1 year
  • real estate: 2 years
  • real estate construction: 1 year

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required license or certification: