Country Head of Development

Development - Lima, Lima, Peru - Full Time

Seize this unique opportunity to work for Selina, one of the world’s fastest-growing lifestyle hospitality brands!

Selina is disrupting the hospitality industry by combining the best aspects of boutique hotels, co-working spaces, and socially-centred hostels. With a distinctive design style, deep local knowledge and robust tech, Selina promises travelers authentic local experiences, exciting connections with fellow travelers, and the power to live, work and
create seamlessly abroad.

With 100+ locations opening around the globe, we have multiple job opportunities at any given time.
Our internal ecosystem consists of Hospitality, Food & Beverage, Tours, Wellness, Education, Construction, Real Estate, CoWorking, Art & Design, Community Outreach, Education, Surf, Sales, Marketing, and Technology.

The Country Head of Development is responsible for (but not limited to):


  • Managing multiple development locations and to ensure their successful completion. 
  • Allocate, assign and plan resources according to position and task
  • Oversee sites and monitor progress of development
  • Create detailed project schedules which identify and sequence the activities 
  • Interface with upper management and all other stakeholders
  • Conduct regular inspections to ensure projects remain on schedule
  • Assist in the selection of contractors/vendors
  • Ensure that SM's work within an approved budget
  • Respond to out of cycle maintenance needs in facilities 
  • Review maintenance status of locations 
  • Oversee a team of Site Managers within a specific region
  • Review projects safety standards and adherence to local and state safety guidelines
  • Ensure that maintenance books are completed and turned over to location
  • Ensure that preventive maintenance guidelines are implemented and followed 
  • Communicate and ensure smooth workflow between departments
  • Establish and maintain relationships with existing vendors and cultivate relationships with new vendors
  • Responsible for ensuring and complying with all local, health and safety codes and the implementation and supervision of preventative maintenance and all other maintenance needs of locations.
  • Inspect and review construction projects to monitor compliance with contract documents, building and safety codes, environmental or other regulations


  • *Must Upload CV in English*
  • Bachelor's Degree required; Construction Management / Project Management degree is a big plus
  • Experience with construction project management; 7+ years of experience strongly preferred
  • Prior experience working for a general contractor highly preferred
  • National experience in construction
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Thorough understanding of health and safety requirements
  • Experience in understanding of building maintenance and preventive maintenance procedures
  • Prior hotel development experience
  • Soft Skills Required:
  • Strong leadership
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