Development Manager Jobs

Within a development manager job, you will typically, take sites from post-acquisition through to post planning. You will be expected to be RICS accredited and be well versed in the strategies required to optimise a development site in order to ensure that the most amount of value is extracted.

A development manager will be responsible for appointing a professional team of architects, quantity surveyors and planning consultants to ensure that when planning is submitted, all of their calculations, design and initial feasibility work is accurate with their goal being the successful granting of planning.

Deverell Smith’s property development recruitment team can help you plan the next steps in your career. Take a look at our current development manager jobs below and register with us to ensure you don’t miss out on the latest opportunities.

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Deverell Smith have exclusively instructed to a key hire for an established, dynamic and innovative property development company specialising the acquisition, development and sale of boutique residential schemes across London. At present they are busy with upcoming schemes [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Client side Development Manager - South Coast: Representing a Public Sector Developer who are currently searching for a Development Manager to step in on a 6 month fixed contract with the possibility of becoming permanent. Help to deliver [...]

  • Salary: £400 - £500 per day + Outside IR35, flexible hours
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Interim

My client is an award-winning developer who specialise in student accommodation and the residential sectors. Known for their high-quality builds and strong track record of delivering complex schemes, my client is looking for an Investment Analyst to assist [...]

  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competetive
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

My client is a family owned, forward thinking and thriving developer who is currently looking for a Development Manager to join their growing team. My client is mainly involved within the hospitality sector, but also develops in the [...]

  • Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus structure
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A cutting-edge developer is currently delivering some very talked about, residentially led mixed use sites across London. The developer is currently looking for a front-end Development Manager to Senior Development Manager to join their small, forward thinking and [...]

  • Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + competetive
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

My client, one of London's top major residential-led developers, is looking for their next Development Manager to join their lean and successful team. The office and business are keen to build good homes and places for people to [...]

  • Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Based in North East London, my client is a Local Authority who are currently searching for a Project Manager to step in on an Interim basis that will consist of a 6 month on-going contract. Currently my client [...]

  • Salary: £300 - £375 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Development Manager (Estate Regeneration) £60k North London Permanent Deverell Smith are currently working with a North London Local Authority who have exciting plans to regenerate several key estates with 5000+ new homes in addition to community, education, and [...]

  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Fantastic opportunity to be at the forefront of a residential redevelopment for a well-established Housing Association on a permanent basis. Our client covers areas in London and the South-East of England, providing almost 70,000 homes across the regions. [...]

  • Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + pension,30 days holiday
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

We are delighted to bring this senior interim opportunity to the development market for an inner London local authority. You'll be working on 2 prestigious regeneration schemes from early stages through to delivery, on a mixture of high-volume [...]

  • Salary: £600 - £650 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Client Side opportunity - Residential Associate Director - Asset Management and Projects for a huge UK private landlord. We are looking for an individual to fulfil a Residential Associate Director level position for a fantastic business who are [...]

  • Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi time
  • Location: Surrey
  • Contract type: Permanent

We are working on behalf of an exciting residential developer based in zone 2 of London, who are currently developing an equal mixture of PRS and London affordable rentals. They have a range of great residential lead projects [...]

  • Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + flexi time, 30 days holiday, home working
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A Development Project Manager is required to join one of London's most exciting developers to help them deliver one of the biggest schemes in recent times! This is a really exciting organisation to join who are incredible financially [...]

  • Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + discretionary bonus, private medical.
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

My client is a leading UK developer who have delivered over 30,000 student accommodation units across the UK. They are currently looking for an Assistant Development Manager. This role will provide much opportunity to progress within the company, [...]

  • Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

I'm working with a London residential-led PLC developer in finding the next land and development professional. My client has an unparalleled reputation when it comes to quality of design, which has reinforced their brand as a top developer [...]

  • Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Real Estate Development/Asset Management Opportunity - Major Mixed Use Project - Central London - Health and Wellbeing Sector. Our Client is a major name within the London Mixed-use Development landscape, controlling arguably the most significant scheme of them [...]

  • Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Contract type: Permanent

A fantastic and unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced Development / Regeneration Director in the south west of England is required to lead a high profile, multi-million pound, mixed use town-centre regeneration scheme. You be will working [...]

  • Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Or day rate up to £500 a day
  • Location: South West
  • Contract type: Interim

Client Side Building Surveyor required for a north London based developer who have an impressive property portfolio and hotel pipeline in particular. Our client are an award winning London based property developer who have been established for almost [...]

  • Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

INTERIM DEVELOPMENT MANAGER WITH NEW BUSINESS EXPERTISE WANTED FOR LOCAL AUTHORITY MAJOR REGENERATION SCHEME IN LONDON! The Development Manager (Estate Regeneration) will lead the development on specific schemes within the Council's estate regeneration programme. These will deliver over [...]

  • Salary: £400 - £500 per day + inside IR35
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

With offices in London's West End, this young, entrepreneurial Private Developer seeks a Development Project Manager with expertise spanning the entirety of the development life-cycle, post-acquisition. With sites throughout the UK, they currently have around 150 units live [...]

  • Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus plus benefits
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

We have a very interesting development project management position with a charity based in central London, who own an enviable property portfolio, including the building they occupy. They are in fact developing their own building, which is a [...]

  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + option of working 3-5 days a week
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Our client is a growing development company with big plans. They are operating in some of London's most exciting boroughs and are seeking an experienced Development Manager on an interim basis who can support them to deliver their [...]

  • Salary: £400 - £500 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Our client is a forward-thinking housing provider with an ambitious development programme; they are currently seeking a Head of Development on an interim basis to provide strategic and operational direction which will enable them to fulfil their delivery [...]

  • Salary: £500 - £750 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Our client is a pioneering house builder and regeneration company with a social purpose. They are actively building affordable homes across the country and are seeking an experienced Interim Development Manager to join their team in the North [...]

  • Salary: £250 - £350 per day
  • Location: North West
  • Contract type: Interim

Ideally suited to a self-motivated and versatile graduate - preferably with a year's experience within the Property Sector - a rare Graduate Level opportunity offering end-to-end development exposure has recently arisen at a South West London-based developer. This [...]

  • Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Client Side Project Manager - Private Developer Our client are an entrepreneurial property developer who made a fortune selling their well-known previous business, and have invested their capital in to property over the last 8 years. Their three [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, flexi working
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

I am searching for a Development Manager to join a Family office based roughly 30 minutes outside of Central London in Kent. They have a large portfolio of commercial property in the UK and mainland Europe with a [...]

  • Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
  • Location: Kent
  • Contract type: Permanent

Our entrepreneurial client, specialising in PRS and Student Living, have an exciting opportunity for a front end focused Development Manager to join their team. With offices in central London and sites across the UK, you will be joining [...]

  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and highly technical Technical Manager, to join the development team of a leading PRS (private rental sector) developer. Based from central London, with exciting PRS and student accommodation schemes all [...]

  • Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + pension, bonus, good holiday
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Interim Senior Development Manager wanted for Local Authority in London! This role would suit a cradle to grave Development Manager or a Senior Project Manager with front end expertise. Role Purpose: The primary purpose of this post is [...]

  • Salary: £450 - £575 per day + PAYE
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Based in London's square mile, this multinational financier, property developer and asset management conglomerate seek a Senior Project Manager of the highest calibre to join their development team. One of the wealthiest privately-owned companies in the world, our [...]

  • Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Job Description Our client is one of the largest housing associations in London and the South, with a highly ambitious development programme which will see them build more than 5000 homes over the next 5 years. They are [...]

  • Salary: £350 - £400 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Our client is a commercially-minded affordable housing developer with an ambitious build programme and impressive pipeline. Due to increased business need, they are seeking a front-end Development Manager to take ownership of site finding and land purchase in [...]

  • Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Company car, bonus
  • Location: Surrey
  • Contract type: Permanent

I am working exclusively with an Investment Group to find them a Development Manager. They have just come to the end of delivering super prime leisure and residential development in Central London and a few high end fit [...]

  • Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, Bonus
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A top Reading-based Residential-led developer is looking to hire an exceptional graduate to join their growing team. You will be working on a range of projects, mainly Residential-led with some Mixed-use. Uniquely, this company offers you the chance [...]

  • Salary: £250000 - £280000 per annum
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Seeking a Project Manager to oversee the delivery of a 4,000 unit mixed-use, residentially-led development in Hampshire, our client is a veritable institution in the UK property sector and - as a constituent of the FTSE 250 - [...]

  • Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus plus benefits
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Having grown from two heads in 2016 to circa fifty at the present day, our client has enjoyed exponential growth and now find themselves in contention with some of the UK's most-established developers. The development arm of a [...]

  • Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Development Director - London Commercial Portfolio Our client is one of the most progressive and reputable developers in the UK, holding an enviable property portfolio consisting of prime commercial, mixed-use and retail schemes. They are looking for a [...]

  • Salary: £14000 - £100000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

We have been exclusively asked to find the next key Development professional for one of London's top developers. A new opportunity has arisen within a top London residential-led developer, requiring a skilled and commercially aware Senior Development Manager [...]

  • Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

We are working exclusively with a top London residential developer to find their next Development Manager. Based in East London, the streamlined team are looking for a new team member who is strong within both Development and Planning [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Fantastic opportunity to work as a client side development surveyor for a large non for profit organisation with an enviable property portfolio. You'll be working across 3 main property portfolios initially, including 2 in London and one on [...]

  • Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 30 days hols, flexi working, fab pension
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

I am searching for a Development Manager who has full life cycle experience to join a very well regarded Development Manager in central London. The company represent large landowners, companies looking to develop their assets and large funds [...]

  • Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension and Healthcare
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent
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