Development Director

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities designed to create or maintain a favorable public image or raise issue awareness for their organization or client; or if engaged in fundraising, plan, direct, or coordinate activities to solicit and maintain funds for special projects or nonprofit organizations.

Development Director Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Development Director to join our team.


  • lead the identification, feasibility analysis, source acquisition opportunities, due diligence, conceptual planning and negotiation of real estate;
  • Oversee and manage the design and value engineering process, and working closely with design and technical engineering teams;
  • Monitor and Strictly manage the deadlines of the development within the established budget, schedule and required investment.


  • Excellent collaboration skills; highly effective at working in partnership with others and achieving positive outcomes;
  • Strong professional network within the sector; excellent at building and maintaining external relationships;
  • Strong project management and organisation capabilities;
  • A track record of successfully leading multi-disciplined teams;
  • Experience managing relationships and communications with suppliers and customers;
  • Skilled at managing senior stakeholders in highly political and sensitive business / political environments;
  • Proven and exemplary experience operating on major residential projects, preferably with a developer, consultant or agent and RICS qualified;
  • Resilient and calm under pressure;
  • Exceptional technical, management and financial skills;
  • Confident in delegation and in following-up with constructive feedback on results and efforts;
  • Demonstrable knowledge of modern and trending video games;
  • Relevant management experience in the games industry;
  • In-depth knowledge of development practices of all disciplines;
  • Proven record of managing Development Managers/Producers of all levels.