Senior Manager - Master Planning

Big Fish Recruitment

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: RP281-591

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Senior Manager Master Planning - Abu Dhabi, UAE

Our client, a real estate development company in Abu Dhabi, UAE are seeking to appoint a Senior Manager, Master Planning to work with their massive portfolio.

Responsible for master planning design management composed of leading, coordination, reviewing, assessment, commentary, and technical approval of master plan design deliverables during all master plan stages (Vision - PCMP - Framework – CMP – DMP). Accountable for developing master plans that conform to project/development brief.


- Bachelor’s degree in Bachelor Degree in Architecture, Master Planning and Design, and/or Master's in Urban Design or in Real Estate (optional)
- 10+ years of experience in master planning and/or real estate master planning across asset classes with medium and large developers or authorities.
- Can speak Arabic and English languages.
- Proven Experience in managing planning processes for developments
- Extensive knowledge of master planning design and real estate value chain from visioning, and idea generation to the construction phase
- Understanding land use and products with non-revenue versus revenue generation potential.
- Proficiency in DMT’s requirements for master plan approvals
- Excellent project management skills, ability to manage at least 2-3 master planning projects simultaneously
- Proficient in Report creation and writing (Adobe Indesign, Word, PowerPoint)
- Proficient in Tabular Data Creation (Excel).

About the Company


Our aim is to provide our clients and candidates with a consistent, quality service that goes beyond the norm, giving them peace of mind and complete trust in our ability to meet their needs.


Big Fish consultants specialise in their fields and have extensive experience in the region and beyond. We take pride in our knowledge and network and believe that our relationships are built on trust and integrity and are made for the long term.


At Big Fish, as well as caring for the people we work with, we also care about the world and environment we live in, that's why Big Fish support initiatives that promote human welfare, environmental protection and sustainability.

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