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Development Director | Tier 1 Developer

Michael Page

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Full job description
  • Head of Development opportunity with a leading Property Builder / Developer
  • Iconic, Large Scale, Prestigious Projects secure pipeline of new projects

About Our Client

Our client is a well-known and respected, Top Tier Developer / Builder who specialise in Commercial and High-rise Residential (Mixed use) new build projects in the Sydney metro area. The business is committed to providing a superior experience to their network of clients through their top tier organisational management and structure. The company has high performing teams who are committed to delivering projects to the highest of standards.

The company's management executives believe that the foundation of their success lies within their people and the strategic selection of high performing and experienced construction professionals who have successfully managed and delivered projects for Australia's leading property and commercial construction organisations.

Job Description

Role Requirements:

  • Provide strategic direction and leadership for the overall project and the project team whilst establishing a project culture that unifies the project team and drives for continuous improvement
  • Liaising, developing, and maintaining relationships with all internal and external stakeholders including authorities and the community
  • Preparation and management of Project development briefs, formulation of project strategies and options
  • Cognisant of the critical paths and focus on ways to overcome any setbacks and remain within agreed programs
  • Providing professional and accurate project updates, preparation of feasibilities, forecasts and cashflows including completion of project and stakeholder reporting and meetings
  • Leading the completion of projects to meet the company's vision, brand and key agreed commercial outcomes
  • Participating and assisting legal counsel in preparing and settling project agreements
  • Ensure planning and development approvals are achieved in accordance with feasibility, program, and project brief
  • The appointment and management of consultants ensuring compliance with applicable internal and regulatory processes and reporting requirements
  • Liaising and developing commercial relationships with external parties, including architects, project managers, agents, developers, to keep abreast of current market activity and trends
  • Promote a culture of integrity and professionalism by managing & mentoring development team

The Successful Applicant

Candidate Requirements:

  • Strong leadership skills within both internal and external stakeholder groups
  • Demonstrated experience working in projects from approval through to completion stage and meeting required outcomes
  • Have an extensive network within the development industry
  • Ability to manage stakeholders throughout every stage of the process
  • Experience with large scale, urban renewal, Government tender as well as Public-Private Partnerships
  • Experience with working with government procurement / possessing a solid understanding of the government procurement processes
  • Minimum 10 years' experience as a Senior Development Manager and leading a project team
  • Have successfully held a management role including responsibility for overseeing the acquisition and disposal of complex assets.
  • Solid understanding of Development Management principles including budgets and programmes
  • Tertiary qualification in property development, business, architecture, construction, or related degree.
  • High attention to detail and working to tight timelines in a team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

What's on Offer

On offer to candidates:

  • Opportunity to influence, drive and grow an already successful business to even greater success
  • Key involvement with delivering strategic, investment and development opportunities
  • Report directly to the MD of the company
  • Centrally located head office
  • Extremely lucrative salary package and incentives on offer
  • Top tier company that offers speed in decision making and less 'red tape'

Pay comparison
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Estimated range
$230k - $250k+
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Actual pay is not disclosed by the employer

Job details
Date posted
4 Nov 2021
Executive Management & Consulting
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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