Published on 06.01.2017


Site Development Manager

The Site Development Manager is responsible for overseeing all development and construction activities, which include site identification, lease negotiations, regulatory, zoning, permitting, A&E, utility coordination and construction. 




  • Manage all deployment activities including but not limited to: site acquisition, leasing, due diligence, zoning, construction services, utility coordination, architectural and engineering services, permitting and deployment meetings. 
  • Create, update and manage individual project budgets to ensure projects attain an acceptable profit margin and returns on investment. 
  • Create schedules and maintain milestones within the project database on a daily-basis and communicate project updates and timelines to Construction and Program Management. 
  • Proactively identify potential issues and collaborate cross-functionally to develop a preventive action plan to address identified risks and threats. 
  • Ensure goals, objectives, quality standards, policies and procedures are adhered to and met, and that consistent communication occurs throughout areas of responsibility. 
  • Coordinate with Construction Managers and Supply Chain to identify and partner with select vendors to perform outsourced services for assigned projects; review and approve project expense requests, purchase orders and vendor invoices. 
  • Solve complex problems for issue resolution; prioritize tasks to meet business requirements and deadlines. 
  • Manage all internal processes and clearances and document compliance with policies and procedures prior to releasing any project to Construction. 
  • Serve as the single-point of contact between Program Management, Construction and General Contractors and vendors. 
  • Provide oversight of construction execution on all assigned construction projects. 
  • Maintain and manage contractor relationships assuring work is performed in accordance with project requirements. 
  • Able to take corrective action as necessary. 
  • Track and coordinate material delivery, schedule construction, and drive completion to meet schedule and budget expectations. 
  • Additional responsibilities and duties as assigned. 




  • Bachelor’s degree required in business, planning, engineering or construction management; MBA preferred 
  • Six Sigma and/or PMP certification preferred 
  • 7+ years of telecommunications industry experience 
  • 5+ years of experience in contract negotiations, sales, or legal administration 
  • 5+ years of site acquisition experience and 5+ years of management experience 
  • Proven record of successful national wireless networks deployment 
  • Experience designing and implementing creative solutions to challenges 
  • Understand business implications of decisions; display orientation to profitability; demonstrate knowledge of market and competition; align work with strategic goals 
  • Sound financial analysis and budgeting skills. 
  • Effective organizational skills; ability to accomplish multiple tasks within the agreed upon time frames through effective prioritization of duties and functions in a fast paced environment. 
  • Must be able to demonstrate attention to details and accuracy in all duties and responsibilities 
  • Ability to analyze and define problems, prioritize work flow, multitask, meet deadlines and remain flexible 
  • General knowledge of accounting practices including budgeting, invoicing, purchase orders, and accounts payable 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and project management software 
  • Demonstrated expertise in managing wireless professionals through infrastructure deployment projects, site acquisition and construction management responsibilities. 
  • Strong working knowledge of all aspects of the wireless tower industry including knowledge of tower citing and construction, engineering, zoning, leasing and regulatory compliance. 
  • Able to work in a time-sensitive, high volume environment with functional groups throughout the organization to achieve business results.


Dallas Fort Worth Area