Development Manager / Development Project Manager – Private Equity - Office & Residential PRS assets - London
We are working in partnership with an entrepreneurial private equity business with a £500+ million international asset portfolio to find them a Development Manager / Development Project Manager to join their London office. As an investor, developer and manager you will gain full 360-development exposure across their UK and European portfolio with a bias towards commercial office assets.
£65,000 - £75,000 + Benefits + Bonus
The Development Manager / Development Project Manager will report into the head of development and will lead the value-add cut and carve, CAT A / B fitout and refurbishments of the UK and European office developments between 30,000 – 200,000 Sqft with £3 million - £40 million construction costs. In addition to leading the delivery of circa 4 – 5 office projects (total Capex c.£50 million) the Development Manager will also oversee from a higher-level monitoring view some of their developments in the residential BtR and Hotel investment portfolio.
The role will be a 360 position from assisting with early-stage DD, inputting buildability into the development appraisals and planning but will have a core delivery focus leading the design, procurement and tender of the consultant and contractor teams managing the development delivery to FF&E. You will be given the autonomy to lead project reporting back into the director of development.
They are looking for an MRICS qualified Development Manager ideally from a quantity surveying or project management background with the ability to travel to the developments in mainland Europe c. ones per week and it would be a great advantage if you had German language skills.
The business has an exceptional culture and entrepreneurial mind with a relatively flat structure giving direct exposure to the heads of and founders allowing for very good career progression as they expand their portfolio across the UK and Europe.
MRICS (preferably) with a degree in Project Management, Quantity Surveying or Real Estate.
Solid experience leading the 360-development process of office Cut and Carve, CAT A / B fit-out and refurbishments with construction costs above £5 million.
Commercially astute with good stakeholder management and reporting skills.
Strong communication and organisation skills to work within a fast passed entrepreneurial private equity environment.
Additional experience of European assets and German Language skills would be an advantage.
This is a great opportunity to join an expanding division with exceptional financial backing and a person focused culture.
For further information on this opportunity please click the apply link or contact John Clarkson firstname.lastname@example.org 0203854387