What is the role of a Senior Development Manager in the real estate and property industry?
As a Senior Development Manager, you manage the full property development process, from concept to final product.
Key responsibilities of a Senior Development Manager
Leading multiple projects: Coordinating the development of several projects at once and assuring their timely, affordable, and high-quality completion
Leadership: Leading a development team comprised of Project Managers, Planners, Architects, and Engineers
Identifying opportunities: Conducting feasibility studies to determine the viability of potential development opportunities and making recommendations to the executive team
Relationship Buidling: Relationship building and maintenance with important stakeholders such as landowners, investors, local governments, and community organisations
Negotiation: Contract negotiations with consultants, contractors, and other service providers, and also ensuring that they meet the specified criteria
Compliance: Maintaining compliance with essential legislation and regulations, such as building codes and environmental laws
Main requirements of a Senior Development Manager
As a Senior Development Manager, you must have strong leadership and communication abilities and a thorough knowledge of the property development process. You should also have good financial experience, including managing budgets and acquiring funding. Additionally, you should have experience managing complex development projects and a strong track record of successful project delivery.
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London is the vibrant and diverse capital city of England. Found along the banks of the River Thames, its skyline boasts a fusion of architectural marvels—from the historic majesty of landmarks like the Tower of London and Westminster Abbey to the contemporary brilliance of the Shard and the Gherkin. Its renowned museums, including the British Museum and Tate Modern, showcase art and artifacts spanning millennia. Its markets, such as Borough Market and Camden Market, offer a sensory delight with diverse foods, crafts, and wares. With its bustling streets, green spaces like Hyde Park, and a spirit that bridges tradition and innovation.
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