Development Manager (Design)

Royal Group

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: LP888-84

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are hiring for a Development Manager (Design) for our Developer Company.

The Development Manager’s duties would typically include:
• Engage and manage the hotel operators and other project stakeholders to meet the project objectives.
• Review the design and lead the design process with consultants and hotel operators to reach the best area program, technically, functionally, and commercially.
• Prepare project development brief/ Scope (RFP) and work with procurement team to assign the project consultant/s.
• Manage and Prepare in-house development plans including preliminary sketches and feasibility studies with different scenarios to reach the highest and best use of land.
• Manage designers, market researchers and other consultants to prepare and finalize development plans, market research, feasibility studies.
• Prepares project development budget for senior management approval.
• Work with the procurement team to tender, negotiate and finalize consultancy and construction contracts.
• Work with construction managers to monitor project finishes/ materials quality in accordance with the design.


• Extensive experience with solid hospitality and hotels development background (minimum of 10 years).
• Preferable experience with real estate developers or hotel operators design team.

About the Company

Royal Group is a conglomerate of over 85 large and medium sized companies based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Group has been prudent in its diversification plans and has business activities in all major sectors like finance, manufacturing, real estate, hospitality, technology and media. Launched in the late 1990\'s, Royal Group currently employs over 15,000people from a wide variety of countries and cultures and is supported through its head office in the capital of the UAE, Abu Dhabi. The Chairman of the Group is His Highness Sheikh Tahnoon bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Royal Group has expanded at a tremendous pace and is one of the largest business and investment holding houses in the UAE today. It has a significant and growing presence internationally, with a broad spectrum of investments and partners throughout the Middle Easr, Asia, USA and South America.

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