Abbott Properties | Kansas City, MO 64108

© 2017 by Abbott Properties. Proudly created by Rachel Neuland.


Join an elite team of professionals who are committed to transforming neighborhoods and creating community.

Abbott Properties specializes in the transformation and development of commercial real estate. Our team seeks out blighted buildings and neighborhoods. Abbott Properties has redeveloped various types of commercial real estate including but not limited to: Multifamily, Retail, Office, Industrial, Hospitality, Condos and Creative Space. Abbott Properties does everything from acquiring real estate, to self-developing, self-General Contracting, and self-managing almost our entire portfolio.  



Operations Manager for the Who Is Carter Foundation

About the Opportunity: 

If you are looking for a fulfilling career opportunity to lead a new not-for-profit foundation in the greater Kansas City area please submit your resume with a cover letter expressing why you feel that you are right for the role.  Please put Operations Director in the subject line.


The Operations Manager will take an entrepreneurial approach to managing the Who Is Carter Foundation on a day-to-day basis. He or she will execute the purpose, mission, goals and aims of the Foundation, while upholding its founding values, and reporting directly to the executive director, Emily Abbott. 


Primary Roles & Responsibilities:

(Leadership, Fiscal, Fundraising, Management and Development, Program and Service delivery, Public Relations and Advocacy)


  • Continue to bring the Foundation into existence, standing on the shoulders of the results to date

  • Set strategies and organize operations

  • Bring the Donor Development Department into existence, starting with respectfully and fully completing and acknowledging the results of the inaugural Fundraising Gala - Nov 9, 2018. 

  • Continue to develop and implement fundraising strategies, measurable goals and programs which will serve to fund the Foundation sustainably, while continuing to educate expanding numbers of people about this important mission.

  • Maintain thorough records of all income and expenditures, ensuring compliance with not-for-profit status. 

  • Prepare materials and transparent reports for board meetings, including financial reports.

  • Oversee marketing outreach and annual campaigns.

  • Support the Executive Director developing The Brain Possible, a potent website designed to serve families of brain-injured and autistic children.

  • Develop empowering relationships and a positive image with other organizations in the field

  • Attend events and serve as a representative of the Foundation, as appropriate.

  • Hire and train staff/volunteers as the Foundation’s needs grow


Location: Kansas City, MO

Minimum Skills & Qualifications:  

  • The Operations Manager will be visionary and forward-thinking.

  • B.A. / B.S. degree required.

  • 3+ years’ related experience within the nonprofit sector

  • Project Management experience

  • Demonstrated background and experience in fundraising

  • Consistent high level of integrity and ethics – both personally and professionally.

  • Passion for helping others, enhancing the community, building strong partnerships, and positive relationships; taking a personal interest in the mission and providing guidance, when necessary, to ensure success.

  • Proficiency with Google Drive and Mac computers, and the ability to effectively utilize proprietary software and interface with tech folks

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, strong communication, planning and implementation skills as well as natural curiosity, research, and synthesizing abilities.

  • Excellent ability to prioritize, organize, and manage multiple projects, responsibilities, and competing deadlines. Self-directing.

  • Maintain community volunteer relationships and create opportunities for volunteer participation

  • A high degree of professionalism, confidence, and flexibility which enables you to work alongside others collaboratively (and successfully)


Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • M.A. / M.S. degree preferred

  • Specific experience as an Executive Director and/or Operations Manager

  • Quickbooks savvy

Annual Total Compensation:  $45,000-$65,000 Depending on experience level

Executive Assistant to Real Estate Entrepreneur

About the Opportunity: The Founder of a well-established real estate development and management firm seeks an executive assistant to empower him in his work.

The company is dedicated to not only rehabilitating buildings, but to transforming neighborhoods and creating communities. Where other developers may see blight, the Founder sees potential that is realized through growth, possibilities, and empowerment through action.


As a busy entrepreneur, the Founder needs support in four key areas:


Organization: Keeping him organized, creating systems of organization, helping him find and get information quickly, and being resourceful about knowing where to go for new information


Communication: Reading and responding to his emails with a clear, concise, confident and courteous tone, with proper grammar and correct spelling.


Auditing: Identifying and correcting the inconsistent details across a variety of documents: leases, floor plans, financial reports, budgets, etc.


Problem Solving: Being able to take concerns and dealing with them without handholding.


Location: This position is located in Marin County, CA, where the Founder lives and has an office. The company headquarters is in Kansas City, Missouri. This job requires phone calls across four US time zones. If you can travel as needed, great! If not, we'd still like to hear from you if you have the skill set described.

What you get from this position:  What you get from this position.  You are given the opportunity to work directly one on one with an experienced national real estate developer and entrepreneur. The opportunity and education and growth of this experience exceed the financial compensation.


About the Person for this Role:

  • Available as needed, outside of normal business hours

  • Growth Mindset Oriented

  • Takes initiative

  • Operates at a high level of integrity to their word

  • Shows up on time or early

  • Flexible, adaptable and can think on their feet

  • Highly organized and comfortable with large amounts of information

  • Strong math skills and experience managing budgets

  • An understanding of accounting

  • Does most of their work using Excel and loves creating spreadsheets

  • Able to multi-task effectively without letting the details slip

  • Strong written communication with accuracy and good grammar

  • Committed to the job and doesn’t let personal challenges get in the way

Annual Total Compensation:  $60,000 - $70,000

Apply: If this sounds like you and an opportunity that excites you, we look forward to hearing from you!

Please write to us about what resonated with you and why you think you’d be a good fit. Make sure to include the phrase “Extremely Interested Applicant” in the subject line. Please copy and paste bullets from above and respond to each bullet with your own Phenomenological (As Lived) examples where applicable. Please email your statement and resume to:

T.I/ Commercial Plumber

Description: Abbott Properties is in search of T.I./ Commercial Plumbers with experience in ground rough, top rough, and fixture set. Abbott Properties is a developer that performs all construction in house. 

We hire people who are self-motivated problem solvers, and driven to continually improve themselves and the environment around them.

If you want to be on the ground floor of a rapidly growing company with many opportunities for advancement, make a difference in communities across the country, and be a part of something significant, then this could be the spot for you.

Location: Kansas City, MO

Construction Superintendent

Description: Abbott Properties is in search of a commercial construction Superintendent to work in the Crossroads neighborhood of Kansas City, MO. We hire people who are self-motivated problem solvers, and driven to continually improve themselves and the environment around them. If you want to be on the ground floor of a rapidly growing company with many opportunities for advancement, make a difference in communities across the country and be a part of something significant, then this could be the spot for you!

Job Summary: As a Superintendent, you will be responsible for coordination and scheduling all onsite work and trades. Position will also be responsible for the quality and timeliness of the finished project as well as project safety management.

Required Experience: At least 5 years of commercial construction superintendent experience.

Preferred Education: College Degree in Construction

Location: Kansas City, MO