Project Director, Design and Project Development


Belmond Ltd

Job description

Primarily responsible for the successful delivery of Capex renovation projects across the Belmond Portfolio. The role provides overall direction and management of project teams, analyses / optimises major and minor capital programmes, budgets, scheduling requirements, scope and product to ensure the best hotel facilities in the world and is the design benchmark for the luxury travel industry.

The Project Director must collaborate and work closely with Belmond D&PD Team members, Senior Management, Corporate Team, General Managers, Hotel Engineers, and the consultant team and will provide leadership from the initial selection of consultants from early concept design phase through completion.

The role maintains standards and guidelines, looking out for and protecting Belmond’s interest in, existing product renovations to enhance product to ensure Belmond is different, better, special.

Job Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree in: Architecture or Building Surveying. Additional qualifications in Construction Management, Technical,
    or other equivalent qualification/experience.
  • Multi-lingual a plus
  • Extensive experience in project management for hotel projects.

Employer profile

The ultimate travel curator and connoisseur, Belmond creates exceptional experiences worldwide.

Our global collection of 49 iconic hotels, trains and river cruises in 24 countries brings together some of the world's most thrilling journeys and destinations.

You'll find us in the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. Our great travel experiences range from Belmond Hotel Cipriani in Venice to Rio's Belmond Copacabana Palace, from the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train to Belmond Grand Hotel Europe in St Petersburg. Journey with us across the Andes, through IndoChina and around Italy's most famous sights.

Contact Information

Must be eligible to work in the United Kingdom


Shackleton House, 4 Battle Bridge Lane

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