Project Director – Real estate – Vietnam

Dear expats,

One of my partners is looking for an experienced Project Director to involve in their development in real estate projects in Vietnam. The position will report to COO with the detail JD as below:


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan, direct, coordinate, and lead activities of Project team to ensure that goals, business objectives, design and all elements of the projects are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and budgets,
  • Manage program of projects and project managers to ensure successful completion and coordination 
of all efforts,
  • Monitor progress and ensure quality of project,
  • Manage the project team including architects, engineers, workplace consultants, construction 
managers and administrative support,
  • Establish work plan and staffing for each phase of project, and arrange for assignment of project 
  • Responsible for supervision of all consultants, contractors and all planning/administrative staff assigned 
to the Project to ensure it is on schedule and within budget,
  • Identify and evaluates alternative solutions to best meet program goals,
  • Confer with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems; Recognize and solve 
potential problems and evaluate project/program effectiveness
  • Work cooperatively with and ensures that projects managers work cooperatively with the appropriate 
internal department:
    • Up-to-date on project status throughout process,
    • Manage efforts of other corporate support functions such as legal, insurance
    • Develop overall program scope, strategy, and requirements)
  • Participate in or oversee the pre-qualification and bid evaluation process for consultants, contractors, 
and other outside vendors and selects vendors,
  • Interacts with governmental branches and regulatory agencies as required to ensure that projects 
comply with all applicable legal requirements and regulations,
  • Review status reports prepared by the project manager and modify schedules or plans as required. 
Prepare and review project reports for presentation to BOM and Chairman
  • Network with local, regional, state and national agencies for project development.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction, Architecture or related field
  • An advanced degree in Business/Management/Finance/Construction Management or a related field is 
  • At least 20 years of industry experience in the direct management of large, complex real estate projects 
with responsibility for site analysis, budget control, estimating, design and construction coordination, and 
project scheduling
  • At least 5 years’ experience in Vietnam with ground up new construction and have successfully 
developed a huge number of Real Estate projects
  • Experience at Managing Builders on Projects in excess of $100m USDHigh Rise with CBD (District 1 experience preferable)
  • Understands the local market and delivery system
  • Ability to coordinate multiple design disciplines on variety of projects
  • Excellent knowledge of local building regulations, good practices, and local materials
  • Language: English
  • Good leadership and effective communication skill with people at all levels, Team Player, working well in 
a team environment
  • Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to motivate teams to 
produce quality materials within tight timeframes and simultaneously manage several projects
  • Proven Track Record
  • Good knowledge of Word, Excel, AutoCAD, MS Project and PowerPoint
  • Availability will be a key
  • Salary Negotiable for the right person

For more information you may contact me directly:

Duc Hoang

Associate Strategic Consultant

Phone: +3168 259 3663



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