New Job Sr Director, Development In Hawaii

Sr Director, Development
Sr Director, Development

Sr Director, Development

Company : Alexander & Baldwin
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Hawaii

Full Description

The Senior Director, Development is responsible for supporting the growth of the company’s development and redevelopment strategies, and overseeing various projects within the company’s portfolio, while managing aspects of planning, entitlements, design, and construction. The successful candidate will be at the forefront of A&B’s efforts to grow the real estate portfolio and transform key assets. This individual works closely with the SVP of Development, and investment and leasing colleagues to develop new opportunities and maximize financial success of retail, industrial, and other real estate projects.

  • The role will work to identify development opportunities that fit within the A&B growth strategy
  • Coordinates the development of retail, industrial, and other real estate projects throughout all islands, and collaborates with partners, agencies, and project teams
  • Prepares project feasibility analysis and makes recommendations to the senior leadership team for advancing projects
  • Prepares and maintains current performance metrics, including predevelopment and development budget, construction cost, operating budget, cash flow, and project timeline
  • Takes the lead on all aspects of the development process and working with and overseeing development team members, including all consultants for overall project design, construction, lease up, and delivery
  • Coordinates review and input from Leasing, Asset Management, and Finance teams at appropriate milestones and appropriately influences the development process
  • Reviews and negotiates terms and conditions for various development-related agreements with project attorneys and others, including but not limited to architects, consultants, and general contractors
  • Oversees construction administration activities, including monitoring construction quality and progress, administering the development budget, and coordinating contractor payments
  • May be asked to regularly make presentations to internal and external audiences
  • Explores best industrial, retail, and mixed-use development practices and makes recommendations to senior leadership team
  • Actively participates in conferences, workshops and trainings geared toward improving the employees’ and organization's effectiveness and quality of work
  • May supervise and manage support staff as assigned
  • Travel Percentage: Up to 30%
  • Participates in special projects as requested by SVP of Development
  • Minimum 7 years related experience required. Preference for candidates that have worked in real estate development or experience with underwriting and developing retail, industrial, or multifamily projects
  • Knowledge of the geographic market, demographic trends, and targeted expansion markets, including competitors, key consultants, experienced designers, and reputable contractors
  • Excellent project management and development process skills, including developing realistic action plans, effectively coordinating project activities, communicating changes and progress, completing projects on time and within budget, and actively managing team members and their responsibilities
  • Demonstrated knowledge of architectural and engineering drawings, site planning, architectural design, and government entitlements such as zoning, construction techniques, real estate law, and negotiations
  • Bachelor’s in Business, Real Estate finance, architecture, urban planning, engineering, or related field preferred
Alexander & Baldwin is a premier Hawaii real estate company with a history of serving the islands for over 150 years. We are Partners for Hawaii, committed to creating special places and experiences in our state while acting with an abiding respect for our communities, people, cultures and environment. We own, operate and manage local properties at the heart of Hawaii’s business, industrial and retail communities. We are a real estate investment trust (REIT) and the largest owner of grocery and drug-anchored retail centers in the state. Our work in the islands extends beyond commercial real estate. We are a major private landowner in Hawaii, primarily on Maui and Kauai, and we own Hawaii’s largest materials and paving company. A&B’s longevity is a testament to the thousands of employees who have carried on the pioneering spirit of our founders. Our goal is to foster an environment where employees can learn, demonstrate expertise, thrive when challenged, and receive recognition for their contributions. We believe that developing our employees not only impacts the success of A&B but also allows us to focus on our mission to improve Hawaii’s communities. We are a company with a respected legacy and we are committed to remain at Hawaii’s business forefront in a changing a world.

Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. and its subsidiaries (“Company”) are equal opportunity employers. Applicants are considered for positions without discriminating on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sex, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, domestic or sexual violence victim status, credit history, arrest and court record, reproductive health decision, or other characteristics protected under applicable state and federal laws, regulation, and/or executive orders.