Development Director - New Construction

Concord Hospitality Enterprises
Raleigh, NC

Development Director - New Construction

Posted April 14, 2021

Concord Hospitality owns, manages and develops hotels in national brands such as Marriott, Hyatt, Hilton and Choice.  We have won recognition and accolades as a premier builder and developer of quality properties.  We have a reputation for professionalism, timeliness and exceeding expectations.  Our Development Department is hiring a Development Director to assist us with planned growth over the next several years, with a focus on new construction..  We have numerous hotel projects in the pipeline.

Our corporate office is in the Raleigh North Carolina area.  The role of Development Director consists of working at various projects across North America. This Director role can be based out of the Raleigh Corporate Office or remotely, with travel to assigned projects within our portfolio.

The Development Director will develop, administer, coordinate and control the process for delivery of the project within the quality, budget, and schedule parameters. The Development Director is the coordinator between the General Contractor, the Architect, Interior Designer, the Purchasing Agent, Operator, Client, and all other project consultants. The main responsibility for this role is to assure that during construction decisions and problem resolutions are expedited quickly and accurately, in order to drive the project to final completion.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Keep all parties informed on project progress, attend and conduct project meetings, carry out decisions in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that the project is constructed in accordance with the approved plans and specifications.
  • Assure project schedules and weekly progress reports are updated weekly and posted on extranet site.
  • Review, negotiate, and maintain control of all potential change orders.
  • Schedule and conduct all project meetings.
  • Inspect the physical progress daily.
  • Review and approve all payment requisitions and supporting documentation.
  • Maintain timely progress in the preparation of documents by consultants.
  • Prepare and review all Scopes of Work, Bid Let, Review and recommend contracts.
  • Ensure all building permits and approvals for all municipal jurisdictions are obtained.
  • In conjunction with the Purchasing Agent - purchase, store and install all FF&E items and assure damage items are replaced.
  • Complete final punch lists to assure projects are 100% final.

Benefits:

Concord offers competitive wages  and a comprehensive benefit package, which includes medical/ dental/vision plans, complimentary life insurance with options for enhancements, ST/LT disability offerings, a 401K plan with company match, tuition assistance, plus training & development as well as career advancement opportunities. Our health benefits kick in seven days after you start.

The Concord Culture :

Concord Hospitality invests in our associates by providing training and development to all levels of associates. Our “Associate First” culture supports and inspires personal development both within the workplace and beyond. Concord’s associates are what our company is built on, and we strive to recognize them for their hard work, dedication, and commitment to excellence. We value work life balance, diversity, and our commitment to provide the best customer service and quality accommodations in every market we exist. Concord is built on 5 cornerstones: Quality, Integrity, Community, Profitability and FUN! Our associates say it best and their love of working for our company is best presented in our company cheer heard throughout North America --- “We Are Concord!

Position and compensation could be elevated to a senior level, based on prior career experience, related to role and responsibilities within the hospitality industry.

Concord Hospitality Enterprises

11410 Common Oaks Drive

Raleigh, NC 27614

Telephone (919) 455-2900

Careers and Hospitality Job Opportunities with Concord

Concord Hospitality Enterprises Company is an award-winning hotel management and development company. Through the combined efforts of over 4,200 hard working and focused associates, Concord offers a unique blend of entrepreneurship, seasoned experience, innovation and technical excellence. These elements create a company equipped to produce above-standard returns, market sustainability and a partnership well worth investing in.

Since Concord's inception in 1985, our success has been guided by our cornerstones: Quality, Integrity, Community, Profitability and Fun. These cornerstones are the indispensible and fundamental basis of our daily actions. Our commitment to these cornerstones has led us to be recognized as the respected hospitality company that we are.

Concord is one of North America's largest hotel management and hotel development companies. Concord's passion for success has resulted in over twenty years of proven results as a hotel owner, manager, and developer of mid market and first class hotel properties. Concord's goal is to create value for its partners and associates by leveraging its operations, development, sales & marketing, technology, accounting, and management skills over its growing portfolio of first-class business hotels.

Concord has experienced sustained growth of a remarkable 35% annually for three years in a row and with over half a billion in new hotel projects in the pipeline, that number is projected to increase noticeably. Additionally, Concord is expanding its portfolio through third party management contracts with leading brand partners such as Marriott, Hilton, Starwood, Choice and Intercontinental Hotels. These growth opportunities have presented themselves to Concord based on our strong relationships with investment partners.