Wharf Hotels Management Limited

Development Planning and Feasibility Manager – Corporate Office

Wharf Hotels Management Limited
Salary negotiable
Posted on 27 Oct 2020

Development Planning and Feasibility Manager – Corporate Office

Wharf Hotels Management Limited

Job Highlights

  • Hotel Corporate Office opportunity
  • Development planning and feasibility
  • Minimum 5 years of related experience

Job Description

We have an opportunity to make a difference in your career. We invite applications for the position of:

Development Planning and Feasibility Manager – Corporate Office

Headquartered in Hong Kong, Wharf Hotels is the hotel management company for Niccolo and Marco Polo Hotels. The expanding hotel group is seeking a Development Planning and Feasibility Manager with solid experience in providing insights to support the decision making process of various disciplines within the organization such as Business Development, Sales & Marketing and Operations at the Corporate Office in Hong Kong. Assisting the Group Director Business Development, the Associate will assist in producing in-depth market and economic evaluations of potential business opportunities in new, existing markets and long-term growth strategy at Wharf Hotels.

Your Skills: 

Hotel Financial Analysis and Underwriting

  • Carry out market research and competitive assessment through conducting desktop research, field work, site inspection and interviews
  • Formulate facilities programme recommendations
  • Author market study report

Data Review & Research 

  • Gather and maintain industry and competitor intelligence
  • Liaise and support various disciplines within the organization such as Revenue Management and Finance for existing property financial/ operating intelligence
  • Maintain team analytical models and other team resource-sharing/ technology platform

Business Strategy Support

  • Case studies for repositioning and renovation
  • Support the creation of related decision-making tools (i.e. development strategies, brand recommendations, etc.)
  • Review projects post opening and other development strategies; draw learnings and recommend best practices going forward

You are:

  • At least 5 years of work experience in hospitality, real estate consulting, and/or financial analysis.
  • In-depth knowledge of the hospitality real estate industry, including hotel development planning and feasibility.
  • Good quantitative and qualitative analytical skills.
  • Strong Excel and financial modelling, written and verbal presentation skills.
  • Ability to effectively persuade and support a position in a professional manner.
  • Exceptional critical thinking, sound judgment, and strong business acumen.
  • Keen attention-to-detail, high degree of initiative and resourcefulness, as well as a service-oriented attitude.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills; ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities.
  • Strong command of English and Chinese language is a must.
  • Ability to travel as necessary.

We offer excellent career development opportunities. If you are interested in the position, please apply with your full resume and expected salary to the link below. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

To learn more about Wharf Hotels, please visit our website www.wharfhotels.com.

Equal opportunities are extended to all candidates and the information provided will be used for the consideration of your application in the hotel group. All personal data collected will be for recruitment purposes only. If you do not hear from us within six weeks of your application, you may consider your application unsuccessful at which time your personal data will be deleted accordingly. 

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Job Type
Full Time

Company Overview

Wharf Hotels is Hong Kong’s heritage hotel management company, an Asian corporation recognising diverse cultures that celebrates The Spirit of Discovery.  Formerly known as Marco Polo Hotels Management Limited, Wharf Hotels is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Wharf (Holdings) Limited, operating luxury and premium brands Niccolo and Marco Polo Hotels across Asia.

Honouring its Silk Road heritage, Wharf Hotels pays homage to the legendary spirit of travel, exploring and sharing experiences as the embodiment of Niccolo and Marco Polo Hotels, the essence of which can be found in each of its vibrant locations. 

Currently managing seventeen hotels in China, Hong Kong and the Philippines with one new hotel currently under development, the portfolio of Wharf Hotels will strengthen to eighteen hotels by 2020. 

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus