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Development Director – Island Resort

  • 24
  • Permanent
  • Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia
  • 18301

Calling all visionary leaders! We have an exceptional opportunity that's set to revolutionize the hospitality industry. Our esteemed client is seeking a talented Development Director to spearhead the creation of an extraordinary island resort. Get ready to embark on a transformative journey where innovation meets natural beauty!

Position: Development Director Mission: Crafting an Unforgettable Island Retreat

If you're a seasoned Development Director with a passion for turning dreams into reality, this is your chance to shine. You'll be the driving force behind the resort's development, overseeing every aspect from start to finish. Your expertise, creativity, and leadership will shape an island oasis that leaves guests in awe.


  • Collaborate closely with our client to transform their vision into a remarkable reality. Together, you'll create a resort experience that captivates guests from the moment they step foot on the island.
  • Dive deep into feasibility studies and market research to ensure the resort not only dazzles visually but also thrives financially. Balancing creativity with sound business decisions will be key.
  • Navigate the complex landscape of permits, regulations, and compliance, ensuring every aspect of the project aligns with legal and environmental requirements.
  • Orchestrate a diverse team of contractors, suppliers, and consultants, ensuring seamless execution at every stage.
  • Steer the ship of budget management, carefully monitoring financial targets and timelines. Your strategic decision-making will keep the project on course, delivering excellence within agreed parameters.
  • Showcase your leadership prowess by inspiring and guiding a talented team of architects, designers, and project managers. Together, you'll create a harmonious fusion of luxury and natural beauty, enchanting guests at every turn.


  • You're an accomplished Development Director with a proven track record of successfully delivering ambitious luxury hospitality projects. This isn't your first voyage in the world of island resorts!
  • Your passion for crafting unforgettable guest experiences is unrivaled. You possess a unique ability to turn concepts into immersive realities, striking the perfect balance between sophistication and natural allure.
  • Leadership is in your DNA. You effortlessly motivate and guide teams, steering them through the challenges of large-scale developments with finesse and expertise.
  • Financial acumen is one of your strengths. You possess a deep understanding of budgeting, financial planning, and feasibility studies, ensuring a seamless marriage between creativity and profitability.
  • Stellar communication skills are non-negotiable. Your ability to navigate conversations with clients, collaborate with design teams, and negotiate with suppliers sets you apart as a consummate professional.
  • Adaptability is your secret weapon. You thrive in dynamic environments and embrace the ever-evolving nature of development projects, adjusting sails to optimize outcomes.

If you're ready to embark on a transformative journey where innovation meets natural beauty, we want to hear from you! This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to shape an island resort that will redefine luxury hospitality. Don't miss your chance to make an indelible mark on the industry. Apply now and let's set sail towards greatness!

Please note: This is a confidential job advert on behalf of our client. All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality and discretion

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