Development Manager - Industrial

Posted 03 October 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineConstruction, Commercial Property

Job description

Company Profile
Private Property Developer and Investor that focuses on a wide variety of projects across New Zealand is seeking to add headcount with an experienced Development Manager or a Project Manager that wants to move into Development.

With a flat structure, they are nimble in their decision-making process, and this role will have exposure to the full life cycle of development from leasing through to handover. 

Role Overview
With a strong background in industrial and logistics development or project management, you will be required to manage the following commercial inputs and outputs on multiple projects nationally:
  • Financials - ensure that the projects are being delivered in accordance with the budgets and programs;
  • Reporting - preparation of reports and presentations to the internal and external Stakeholders;
  • Leasing - engagement and management of AFL's and consultants to ensure a timely leasing and/or sale & marketing program;
  • Consultants - management and coordination of project consultants;
  • Risk mitigation - ability to assess, identify and manage all potential risks associated to the project;
  • Acquisitions - work with the acquisitions team to identify placemaking projects;
  • Team management – manage a team of experience Development Managers; and
  • Culture - Contribute to a positive and energetic business morale.
Candidate Profile
  • To be successful in this role, you must display the following qualities:
  • Proven Development or Project Management experience in industrial and logistics development within the New Zealand marketplace;
  • Excellent written, presentation and oral communication skills;
  • Demonstrable commercial acumen and business sense;
  • A team orientated focus, with the ability to work with a range of internal and external personnel;
  • Degree qualified in either real estate, construction or similar; and
  • Confident and self-motivated, with a willingness to contribute ideas, views and expertise.
On Offer
My client offers the opportunity to be involved in all elements of the property development life-cycle, to be part of a well-respected and well renowned development organisation.