Home
Blog
Recruut Nigeria: Senior Development Manager, West Africa
vacancySignage (3).png

Recruut Nigeria: Senior Development Manager, West Africa

They are Africa's largest Urban land development company working in partnership with world-class experts, local developers, governments and local communities, they create large-scale, mixed-use, mixed-income, satellite cities. Their developments are designed as integrated 
live-work-play urban environments, free of the infrastructure deficits of neighboring city centers.

Job Description 

  • Responsible for managing the development programs of West African projects in Nigeria and Ghana, currently including the Jigna, Lekki, Appolonia and King City projects.
  • Responsible for driving the following infrastructure and real estate development areas: urban planning, development conceptualization and implementation (including value engineering), adherence to development budget, financial modeling, leasing and contracting, JV/transaction structuring and negotiating, general project management as well as managing necessary stakeholders to ensure projects are completed on time, within budget and to the approved quality.

Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Working with the Head, West Africa to implement strategic priorities for the projects in terms of commercial management, project management, finance management as well as managing necessary stakeholders;
  • Originating strategic and profitable development opportunities across the portfolio;
  • Identifying partnership opportunities to support strategic priorities; including but not limited to leading negotiations with project partners and contractors for ongoing developments;
  • Monitoring day-to-day relationships with partners for ongoing developments, and establish metrics to analyze and track performance of partners;

Qualifications 

  • Bachelor or Masters Degree in Engineering, Construction Economics, Real Estate, Finance, Business Administration or comparable.
  • Experience in working with a first class developer is highly desirable.
  • Advanced working knowledge of MS office applications.
  • Good knowledge of property market dynamics, materials, construction processes and techniques, local conditions, customer preferences and current trends.
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of development management experience on major real estate development projects, primarily master planned city developments as well as high rise buildings, hotels and City infrastructure development.
  • Ability to provide explanation and interpretation of the objectives of JV Partners during the development process.
  • Creative and analytical
To apply click here

Testimonial

  • I am so glad I didn't miss out of this opportunity to learn at KEC - (Business Accounting) Eyide Onyeka

  • The training on ERM was very beneficial to me. Before now the concept of risk analysis was vague to me. To this I say thank you KEC!- Mrs Victoria Folorunsho

  • All I can say is that KEC is an outstanding institution- (Risk Management) Umeobi Chidalu

  • The training was very interesting and impactful and refreshed my memory to lot of things I have forgotten (Business Accounting) Ochala Margareth

  • "It was a knowledgeable experience and different perceptions of various individuals presented itself."

    Ex-Student (COMMUNICATION & CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILLS)

    Isegen Henrietta Thalatu

  • "An eye opener and sharpener of what I know and has made me happier now in class and I hope for greater joy in futuristic achievement. Everything was just on point for the training."

    Ex-Student (PERSONAL EFFECTIVENESS & MASTERY)

    Orowale Adeshina

  • "The training was a nice one, the beautiful part of the training was the practical session included which made the training easy and simple to understand."

    Ex-Student (DEVELOPING PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS AT WORK)

    Orowale Adeshina

  • "The training was really wonderful and I am very happy I came because it would have been a great loss if I didn't."

    Ex-Student (Aptitude Test & Proficiency Examination)

    Olajide Kolawole

  • "The training was fantastic, infact I wish I knew about KEC and their training earlier before now"

    Ex-Student (Aptitude Test & Proficiency Examination)

    Eboigbe Andrew

  • "The facilitators were able to demonstrate good knowledge of the course, they created room for interactions. In my opinion the training was perfect"

    Ex-Student (Introduction to Job Search Skills)

    Afolabi Sunday