Senior Projects Development Manager

Posted 13 May 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineReal Estate

Job description

  • Dynamic, International Firm

  • Expatriate Appointment

  • Location: HCMC, Vietnam


The Company 

This is a superb, pioneering opportunity to join an exceptional international Group enjoying stellar growth across APAC.  Its cosmopolitan team is driving vertically-integrated real estate investment, development, asset and fund management of Greenfield/Brownfield industrial & logistics assets on behalf of its institutional investors. It has built a regional portfolio in excess of US$12bn and its growth will continue apace throughout 2021 and beyond as the company enters new markets. A number of new, key appointments are required, including a Senior Projects Development Manager in Vietnam. This will be a key, strategic leadership appointment.


The Position

Reporting to the Country Head whilst interfacing with country and regional BD and Development teams, the appointed individual will play a pivotal role in defining, evaluating and delivering project investments in Vietnam, establishing associated processes, systems and performance management reporting, the appointment and leadership of a project & development management team whilst, concurrently, rigorously reviewing and managing key financial, risk, safety and regulatory aspects of land and/or asset acquisitions and subsequent project development.

The appointed individual will provide pre-investment technical and commercial due diligence, post-acquisition stewardship with respect to planning, design and development, budget preparation and management, team leadership and coaching and close collaboration with BD (strategic initiatives, customized technical solutions for corporate tenants) and Fund Management teams (project progress reports and financial data including cost estimates and variance reports).


The Person

Interested candidates will offer an appropriate Degree (Civil / Architecture) complete with 15+ years’ international experience within a Real Estate Investment & Development environment (land/asset acquisition feasibility through design, planning, construction and delivery), preferably including broad commercial real estate exposure. Prior exposure to industrial/logistics assets would be beneficial whilst prior experience managing financial, technical, safety and regulatory matters are essential. A track record of delivering multiple profitable projects through the full development life-cycle will also be required. Current or prior experience gained in Vietnam is preferred.

To be successful, you will offer strategic foresight and a commanding presence to drive multiple development projects complete with a strong work ethic to meet deadlines and excellent interpersonal skills to build and forge team collaboration.

In exchange, the company will offer a salary in the region of USD$150-175k plus benefits.