MGI Consulting
The purpose of MGI Consulting Recruitment Services is to recruit high quality permanent and/or contract staff on your behalf to your satisfaction.

In order to satisfy your needs we have set for ourselves a set of objectives aimed at ensuring your requirements are met in an efficient and professional manner.

We believe that if you are to benefit from utilizing our services it is important that you profit by it, and this can only be achieved in our business if the candidate we put forward meets your exacting requirements and remains in your employ.

Having started in 1996, MGI has a tradition of continuity and integrity. We value our clients and have consistently built up a client base and a reputation for good service reaching nationally and internationally....

Commercial Property Development Manager
Posted date [2019-Apr-25] (ID: 72620)

Development Manager Commercial Property

R1.0 – R1.3 million CTC p.a. negotiable



Primary responsibilities include identifying and acquiring new opportunities, expanding business with existing clients, client and project management, developing and maintaining project technical standards and executing company’s Quality Management Plan.



As a seasoned professional, the Development Manager possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in Building Science /Engineering or related field and proven professional, technical, business development and leadership experience within the Property Development Sector.


The ideal candidate has an established and extensive network of business relationships and a full understanding of the land development process to drive business and secure large land development projects.



• B Degree Building Science or Engineering

• Minimum of 10 years’ Experience within the Property Development Industry

·        Candidates MUST be under 45 years of age!

• Extensive Property Development Experience

• Legal knowledge within the Properties industry

• Must have excellent communication skills (written & verbal)

• Strong Presentation Skills

• Financial/Business Acumen

• Hard-nosed Negotiation Skills

• Proven experience of Finalising Large Commercial Deals


Primary responsibilities include:

  • Networking with customers, brokers, designers, architects, engineers, QS, contractors, suppliers and industry specialists
  • Engage in Business Development by identifying & securing new opportunities in existing market trends, also opening up opportunities in niche markets and predicted futures trends.
  • Assist in qualification of consultants used during pre-design & pre-construction phases
  • Manage, review & coordinate all town planning related activities up to proclamation of the required development rights
  • Manage, review & coordinate the project designs, costings, feasibilities and fundings
  • Sourcing of clients & tenants for proposed developments & preparing and presenting appropriate development proposals to clients and tenants towards concluding development and lease agreements
  • Negotiating and concluding the required development or lease agreement as may be required by the development shareholders and funders in order for the project ot commence until conclusion
  • Feasibility studies
  • Negotiating and securing, along with the company financial manager, the required equity or institutional funding required to complete the development
  • Ensuring a seamless and detailed integration of the dedicated project manager function
  • Monitoring the project implementation throughout to ensure that the desired and contracted end product gets delivered to the shareholders & tenants as per approved development plan
  • Ultimately the Development Manager remains responsible for the entire development process from inception to trading



Only candidates who comply with ALL the above mentioned stipulations will be considered.

This position is for South Africans ONLY


All successful candidates will be contacted, if not contacted please consider your application unsuccessful.




Job Title Commercial Property Development Manager
Post Details
Posted By MGI Consulting
Job Function
Start Date
Salary R1 - 1.3 million p.a. CTC
Location Pretoria
Phone No
Email mgicons(at)
Region Location -> Pretoria
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time Jobs
Classification Job Classification -> Property

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