Vice President, Projects, Group Development Management (Based in Tokyo, Japan)

Employment Type:  Permanent
Location:  Japan

The Role


This position will lead a team of Development Managers and provide mentorship and guidance to them in leading all aspects of development works, including overall development management of new developments and existing assets across different sector classes ranging from commercial, retail, residential, industrial and logistics projects.

Job Responsibilities


  • Manage the development of design concepts / options for the projects, which include conceptualizing development design requirements and formulate design briefs to ensure that these are aligned with the Company’s development strategy.
  • Manage the design consultants and liaise with all relevant authorities for approval of projects, manage the tender and award processes, as well as construction and contract administration.
  • Accountable for the management of the development process from inception to completion.
  • Ensure that the completion of projects is within budget, schedule, of quality and in compliance with regulatory requirements and corporate governance.

Job Requirements


  • Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or Quantity Surveying, Architecture, Project Management or related field.
  • Minimum 12 years' relevant development or project management experience in the execution of commercial, retail, residential, industrial and logistics projects in Singapore and Asia Pacific.
  • Ability to encourage the creation of solutions appropriate to the needs of Business Units, shareholders and environment.
  • Possess leadership skills, business acumen, strong communication skills, independence, cultural sensitivity, endurance and adaptability.
  • Seeks continuous improvement to design and processes through consistently challenging the status quo or value engineering the optimum solution to all aspects of the development.