Development Manager | Private

Job Title: Development Manager | Private
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland - Waitakere and West Auckland
REF: AK49335
Contact Details: Brenda James
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago
- Large scale private developer
- Salary range $150-200k dependent on level of experience
- Commercial, Residential and Retail developments

About the Company:

This private property development company are committed to delivering quality urban spaces that are valued by the communities that interact with them which could be investors, businesses, employees, residents, shoppers or visitors. They take a realistic approach to sustainable projects with growth potential and have an unwavering desire to get it right the first time.

They are the largest privately owned retail development, investment and management property company in New Zealand and have a number of projects either under construction or in the planning and consent stages, as well as an extensive refurbishment programme in progress.

The opportunity:

They are now seeking a development manager who will embody the vision of identifying properties that can benefit from an energetic and ethical management style. This role will support the the General Manager of Construction as he builds a dynamic team to cope with an increasing workload.

With a lot of master planning and urban design completed, the design team have been busy completing resource and building consent documentation with a long way to go. Projects are at varying stages and there is a very solid forward workload with future planning also well underway.

For this opportunity, one of five we are currently recruiting into the GM's team, we are seeking interest from development managers with big picture residential and commercial project experience.

With previous experience in a development management, project management and maybe even design, you will add expertise to a switched-on team working across a range of projects including land development, multi-unit residential, commercial and retail.

Preference will be given to those with large scale project experience in:

- Property acquisition and feasibility analysis;
- Due diligence reporting on market and economic considerations;
- Knowledge of design for efficiency and cost effectiveness;
- Consultation with Planners and Council relating to District Plan rules, consents, contributions and legal issues.
- Negotiation with Local Authorities, Iwi, owners, agents and neighbours/affected parties.

About you:

You will be ready for a move and motivated to make an impact from the moment you arrive. You are proactive, confident and reliable and you are seeking an autonomous role with a small yet dynamic team.

To find out if this fits with your career goals call Brenda James on 0274 501021 or email your CV to

Reference AK49335/SK9993A