Careers at Caydon

A career with Caydon is about more than just property development or our apartments, it’s about becoming intricately involved in the design of our cities. Whether in Melbourne or cities across the US, our goal is the same – to introduce the world to our unique perspective on design-led living. We’d love you to be part of the team.

Current openings

  • Development Assistant - Houston, Texas

    Posted July 18, 2018

    The Caydon Difference

    Caydon USA is the US division of Caydon Property Group, a leading Australian-owned property developer. Caydon is driven by a passion to deliver places that set new standards in lifestyle offerings. Caydon cares about the longevity of our projects and aims to enrich and inspire those who live in and around our communities. With an established 16 year presence in the Australian market; Caydon has operated the US division for 2 years and now has a pipeline of projects across the US. Current cities of operation include Houston and Seattle.

    About The Role

    Caydon USA is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Development Assistant to facilitate the execution and growth of Caydon’s development goals. This role will report directly to a Development Manager within the development team. The Development Assistant will be responsible for assisting the development team through the Due-Diligence, Design, Construction and Activation phases of the development.

    Location

    The role will be based in Houston, Texas with limited travel requirements.

    Timing

    Immediate

    Development Assistant Personal Characteristics

    - Flexible and willing to learn Caydon’s development processes and procedures
    - Assertive and efficient while communicating expectations
    - Self-motivated and driven to complete tasks without being given step-by-step instruction
    - Persistent and inquisitive while learning development concepts

    Education Requirements

    - Professional degree in a related field (real estate/construction management)

    Work Experience Requirements

    - 3+ years’ experience in multifamily, apartment and/or condo construction or design management.
    - Thorough understanding of the design and construction process for high density residential development
    - Understanding of industry standard design and construction agreements

    Compensation

    Competitive base salary with benefits

    Duties & Expectations of Development Assistant

    - Organize, attend, and document internal and external design meetings, construction meetings, sales & marketing meetings, milestone document reviews, development team meetings, etc.
    - Assist in the Requests for Proposal (RFP) process for the selection of various roles (design, construction, consultant, etc.) for the development.
    - Assist in the creation, issuance, communication, and execution of various agreements.
    - Collect, organize, and manage the collation and filing of internal and external development documents.
    - Assist the Development Team with internal and external reporting across multiple projects.
    - Possess and demonstrate a fundamental understanding of how buildings are designed and constructed while being able to assist in management of the design and construction process.
    - Conduct research into local entitlement, building code, and other requirements/processes for various geographic regions/cities throughout the US.
    - Assist in tracking the progress of multiple 3rd party entities against the project development schedule.
    - Exhibit strong interpersonal and communication skills to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

     

     

    To Apply

    SEND CV & COVER LETTER

  • Market Research Analyst - Houston, Texas

    Posted July 18, 2018

    The Caydon Difference

    Caydon USA is the US division of Caydon Property Group, a leading Australian-owned property developer. Caydon is driven by a passion to deliver places that set new standards in lifestyle offerings. Caydon cares about the longevity of our projects and aims to enrich and inspire those who live in and around our communities. With an established 16 year presence in the Australian market; Caydon has operated the US division for 2 years and has a pipeline of projects across the US.

    About The Role

    Caydon is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Market Research Analyst to investigate and monitor economic and demographic data as it relates to the real estate industry. This role will report directly to the USA Chief Operations Officer while working closely with Caydon’s USA based Development team. The Market Research Analyst will be responsible for the collection, analysis, and presentation of pertinent data to assist Caydon with the selection of real estate developments.

    Location

    The role will be based in Houston, Texas with no travel required.

    Timing

    Immediate

    Market Research Analyst Personal Characteristics

    - Passionate about telling stories through data
    - Highly organized and detail-oriented, while able to execute multiple tasks
    - Excellent quantitative and qualitative skills
    - Enjoys working in an entrepreneurial environment with fast paced teams

    Education Requirements

    - Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, and/or Statistics required.
    - Master’s degree in Finance, Economics, Statistics, Applied Demographics or related field preferred

    Works Experience Requirements

    - 5+ years of experience in real estate, finance, or similar industry
    - Demonstrable analytic capabilities, including strong modeling skills
    - Experienced with: R, Python, Tableau, Esri, etc.

    Compensation

    Competitive base salary
    Health, Vision, & Dental benefits
    401K program w/ company match
    Paid Time Off

    Duties

    - Capable of using their knowledge of economic, demographic, and human factors along with predictive analytics to identify and forecast trends in the real estate industry.
    - Capable of diving deep into state/MSA/city data sources to gather data related to real estate transactions, trends, etc.
    - Study and analyze historical data related to the real estate industry in order to create lists of characteristics, identify historical trends, etc.
    - Highly capable of articulating findings through various presentation methods (written, spoken, group presentation, etc.) in order to assist with Caydon’s decision making process.
    - Capable of sourcing/locating data sources related to the real estate industry
    - Able to create models (predictive and historical) to rank geographic regions/MSA/cities/neighborhoods, etc. based on macroeconomic, microeconomic, and demographic data.
    - Support the Research & Acquisitions team by managing information, tracking inflow of investment opportunities, and providing comparative analysis.
    - Capable of creating a real estate industry hypothesis, testing it, and reporting on the findings.

     

    To Apply

    SEND CV & COVER LETTER