Development Professional

Excellent entry-level opportunity to join us as a Development Professional in Melbourne!


About the role

This Development Professional role offers a unique opportunity to work across the full development process on complex, mixed-use projects. One development is currently at the end of the construction phase with a focus on sales, whilst another development is in the early stages, meaning involvement in detailed design and pre-construction activities. This role is a great opportunity to apply past skills and grow within a new role as part of a high-performing team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in ensuring projects are scoped, designed and delivered in accordance with the business strategy and vision
  • Support project delivery to ensure schedule, revenue and cost objectives are met.
  • Assist with control and monitoring of development budgets.
  • Assist with procurement and payment of consultants, contractors and suppliers.
  • Assist with monitoring market and competitor activity to maintain competitiveness.
  • Provide support to Development Managers on current and prospective projects including assisting in writing approval submissions.
  • Undertake or participate in ad hoc small projects as required.
  • About You

    If you are looking to work on high profile, challenging and complex projects in addition to being part of a broader fast paced development team, this role could be for you! You will be degree qualified in a related discipline with prior relevant experience in built form, with exposure to apartments favourable. You will have strong numerical literacy skills and a collaborative, open style of working.

    Further skills include:

  • Expertise in project, cost and risk management
  • Basic knowledge of procurement processes and contract administration
  • Ability to fit into Stockland culture and live by its values
  • Knowledge of Stakeholder relationship management
    • Being able to work autonomously
    • Solid communicator with stakeholder skills
    • Reporting and financial feasibility competency
    • Design and customer-focus
  • What’s in it for you?

    Great opportunity for someone looking to take the next step in their development career as the role is working closely with Development Managers across the full development process and provides excellent exposure on complex, high profile projects.

    About us

    Stockland was founded in 1952 with a vision to "not merely achieve growth and profits but to make a worthwhile contribution to the development of our cities and great country". Today we reflect this vision by helping to create thriving communities, brought to life by over 1,400 employees who are guided by our values of community, accountability, respect, and excellence (CARE). At Stockland, we value diversity and aim to create a vibrant and inclusive workforce which is reflective of the communities in which we operate. We also value flexibility and encourage employees to work in ways that suit their life and the nature of their role, so they feel able to meet their work life commitments and support their wellbeing. Stockland could be 'your place' too.

    Apply today – Stockland – It’s your place

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