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Senior Development Manager

Vancouver, BC · Real Estate
Senior Development Manager  
Real Estate Development  
Mixed Use Residential  

Non Market Housing
Vancouver, BC

$120,000 - $140,000

Senior Development Manager
  • In collaboration with senior leadership, formulate and communicate the project vision to project participants, stakeholders, and the public.
  • Create and track project budgets and schedules, and prepare and present status reports to management, clients, and project funders/financers.
  • Hire and manage professional consultant teams with a high standard of excellence and collaboration, including all design consultants, engineering teams, and construction managers.
  • Contribute expert input for potential acquisitions including site planning and feasibility analysis, budget and schedule, risk analysis, market research, due diligence investigations including legal and environmental review, and related tasks.
  • Apply a risk framework to all project phases of projects and address complex project challenges as they arise, working closely with the leadership team to untangle complexities and reduce risk.
  • Establish and maintain meaningful connections with relevant industry partners, colleagues, and other key stakeholders.
  • As part of the senior leadership team, fully engage in company business planning, streamlining operational efficiencies, and fostering team growth and development.
  • Under the mentorship of senior leadership, learn about and actively contribute to the long-term growth and prosperity of the business – further unlocking team capacity and revenue-generating potential, seeking and cultivating new business, partnerships, and talent.

Senior Development Manager Qualifications: 
  • 8+ years of full-time experience in real estate development, or a directly related discipline.
  • Ability to thrive under pressure, allocating time and resources effectively and prioritizing competing deadlines and objectives.
  • Thorough knowledge of planning and development, industry and market trends, political landscape, and related topics.
  • Strong financial modeling skills and experience with development cash flows.
  • Familiarity with contracts and consulting agreements.
  • Proven history of successful collaboration with stakeholders including municipal and review agency staff, residents and community groups, and politicians and their professional staff.
  • Proven track record in establishing and maintaining key relationships with clients, project partners, and lenders.
  • Successful experience achieving regulatory approvals and navigating municipal approvals.
  • Passion for business strategy, optimizing company and project performance and growth.
  • Fluent in project management, people and team leadership, all phases of development and construction.
  • Direct experience successfully achieving planning approvals within Metro Vancouver is an asset.
  • Direct experience with property acquisitions is an asset.
  • Professional designation is an asset (Engineer, Architect, Planner, PMP etc.)

Senior Development Manager Renumeration:
  • Comprehensive compensation package commensurate with experience.
  • Bonus based on individual and company performance.
  • Flexible workdays and hours, and company culture that priorities performance and balanced with family needs.
  • Strong focus on professional development and growth, with mentorship offered by leadership in all areas of development.
  • Generous vacation package.
  • Bonus based on individual and company performance.
  • Extended health & dental benefits plan and reimbursement of standard expenses.
  • Potential future ownership opportunities in the company.

Senior Development Manager Similar Job Titles:

Senior Director, Development
Director, Development
Development Manager
Vice President, Development

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