Nashville, TN

VP, Development Officer at Prologis (Nashville, TN)

| Nashville, TN
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Prologis is the global leader in logistics real estate. We own, manage and develop high-quality properties in the world's most vibrant centers of commerce, approximately 994 million square feet in 19 countries. Some of the world's largest brands (e.g., Amazon, BMW, DHL, FedEx, Pepsi) turn to us because they know an efficient supply chain will make their businesses run better, and a strategic relationship with Prologis will create competitive advantage. As the top ranked U.S. company and sixth overall among the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, we take our global footprint seriously.
Job Title:
VP, Development Officer
Do you want to play a role in global commerce?
Prologis is seeking a VP, Development Officer for our Nashville, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Louisville markets. This Officer position takes responsibility for managing development activities for land and building developments including site pursuit, land due diligence, entitlement, design and construction of industrial / warehouse facilities (both speculative and build-to-suit) for all ground-up projects in those markets.
This individual will manage and drive a team of development management professionals ensuring development portfolio delivery, proper staffing to manage forecasted development activity, provide cost and budget information for investment memos, manage the technical side of the entitlement process as well as optimizing designs and contractor bidding. Key success factors include the active mentoring and management of a best-in-class development team, partnering with market deployment teams, enabling excellent communication with regional stakeholders, and innovation and implementation of development best practices. The position requires a high degree of energy, enthusiasm, outgoing personality, technical competence and professionalism. The position is preferred to reside in our Nashville office and interact daily with Prologis development, deployment and leasing teams. The position reports to the SVP, Regional Head of Development - Central Region.
Core Responsibilities:
  • Manage and coach the local Prologis Development team across performance, staffing and growth.
  • Lead BTS and land pursuits in collaboration with Capital Deployment Investment Officers and Market Officers.
  • Manage development portfolio performance (cost, schedule, quality, safety).
  • Accountable for ongoing innovation and initiatives.
  • Drive impact of lean construction, GC bid negotiations and design optimization against targets.
  • Develop and own relationships with GCs.
  • Demonstrate mastery of lean construction, GC bid negotiations and design optimization initiatives.
  • Project management as required.

Tell us if you're ready:
  • Bachelor of Science in Construction Management, Architecture, or Engineering. MBA, preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience working in the field of land development and/or construction management. If education is strictly in engineering, architecture or real estate development, applicant should have a minimum of three concurrent years' experience working on construction projects.
  • Project management experience with a general contractor or owners representative is preferred.
  • Experience championing a project from acquisition through due diligence, entitlements and permitting.
  • Additional experience on design/build projects is preferred but not required.
  • Promote the Prologis brand with enthusiasm.
  • Embrace the small office environment and assist others to achieve deadlines.
  • Be self-motivated and have the ability to multi-task and prioritize with minimal direction.
  • Be enthusiastic, maintain a positive attitude, be a good team player and customer service oriented.
  • Maintain computer proficiency: Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, MS Project, Google Earth, Adobe Acrobat.
  • Display excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be proactive in approaching solutions and problem solving.
  • Work and manage a team well under pressure.
  • Be able to travel up to 25% of the time.
  • Promote a positive, can do attitude with a real focus on efficiency and effectiveness.

All full-time roles in the US come with a robust benefits package which includes healthcare, dental, and vision insurance for employees and eligible dependents. Prologis also offers several other wellness, financial, and work/lifestyle-specific benefits. Our 401(k) retirement plan has a company match of 50% up to 12% of eligible compensation. We also offer generous PTO with a starting accrual of 22 days a year in addition to paid holidays and volunteer time.
People First
Each of us working at Prologis plays an essential role in the enduring success of our company. We value people who are decisive, courageous and adaptable. While we are one company, locations and departments operate with autonomy and accountability. Individuals take the initiative here.
When you join Prologis, you work shoulder to shoulder with some of the top talent in the industry to do the best work of your career. Every employee belongs. Every employee contributes. Employees advance their careers here.
As a successful global enterprise, Prologis has never lost sight of what matters most, our strong belief that our people are the most important part of our business. And because of that, we provide a generous total rewards package and take a lot of time to focus on quality management and leadership development. People come first here.
All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of drug screen and background verification. Prologis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religions, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Employment Type:
Full time
Nashville, Tennessee
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As a condition to the commencement of your employment, Prologis requires proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. You are considered fully vaccinated two (2) weeks after your second dose in a two-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or two (2) weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. In addition, we are now requiring all employees to get a vaccine booster when eligible. Prologis will consider requests for a reasonable accommodation as to the vaccination requirement on the basis of a disability or sincerely-held religious belief in accordance with applicable law.
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What are Prologis Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Prologis hosts an annual IMPACT Day and partners with a variety of local charities. Additionally, employees are provided 16 hours of company sponsored & personal volunteer hours annually.
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
In 2021, Prologis employees can contribute up to $2750 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Short Term Disability insurance covers 70% of salary up to $2500 weekly maximum payout. Long Term Disability insurance covers 60% of salary up to $17,000 monthly maximum payout.
Dental Benefits
Our dental plan covers up to $2000 of annual expenses. 100% Preventative 80% Basic 50% Major
Vision Benefits
The vision benefits plan -$20 copay for annual eye exams with $130 allowance for frames or contact lenses.
Health Insurance Benefits
Our health insurance plan covers up to 80% of out of pocket expenses after annual deductible is met.
Life Insurance
Company paid life insurance is equal to 2 times an employee's annual salary. Available voluntary life 1X-5X annual salary.
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Mental Health Benefits
EAP benefits available for all employees =6 free visits per occurrence. Additionally, virtual behavioral health and in person mental health benefits available to those enrolled in our medical plan.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Prologis' 401(k) retirement plan offers a broad selection of stocks, bonds and international index funds to choose from.
401(K) Matching
Prologis provides employees with a 401(k) matching plan managed by Fidelity. We match 50% of contributions up to 12% of an employee's eligible compensation.
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
The Prologis Foundation matches your financial donations up to $1,000 per year to eligible non profit organizations.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Prologis provides Backup child care assistance. through Bright Horizons
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 10 weeks of 100% paid parental leave for eligible employees.
Flexible Work Schedule
Prologis provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Flexible start and end times.
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
We reimburse up to $10,000 for eligible adoption expenses and 10 weeks of 100% paid parental leave.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Prologis employees accrue between 22 and 32 days per year of paid time off based on years of service.
Paid Volunteer Time
Our employees receive 32 hours per year of paid volunteer time. 16 hours of company sponsored & 16 hours for personal volunteer time
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Prologis casual dress code includes jeans every day of the week.
Commuter Benefits
In the Denver office, free ECO pass available to all employees.
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Prologis has a fully stocked kitchen including unlimited snacks, coffee, tea and all of the flavored soda and water you can handle.
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Our tuition reimbursement plan offers an annual max of $5000.
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Prologis hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend

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