Manager (Planning & Development) - Hong Kong Housing Society

Hong Kong Housing Society is a non-government organization aiming to serve the needs of the Hong Kong community in housing and related services.  We strive to be a world-class housing solution provider and innovator with leadership in quality, value for money and management.  We put Customer, Quality, Talent and Prudence as the core values that support our guiding principles.


Manager (Planning & Development) [Ref: M (P&D)-HKIP/RTPI]

 The Job:

  • Assist in conducting researches and analyses as well as planning, development or technical feasibility studies to identify housing development opportunities in Hong Kong.

  • Assist in assessing the compliance with town planning related legislations and guidelines as well as the compliance with planning approvals including any approval conditions for the committed and potential projects.

  • Provide advice on the strategy of seeking necessary planning approvals and facilitate the submission of planning briefs, planning applications, Master Layout Plans and technical assessments.

  • Provide support to in-house teams on town planning, urban design, development control systems and other related technical expertise.

  • Prepare consultancy briefs, coordinate with consultant teams and monitor consultant teams’ performances.

  • Liaise with Government authorities and different stakeholders such as district councils, local concern groups, etc. to facilitate the planning and development processes.


The Person:

  • Degree holder in town planning or equivalent.

  • Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Planners (HKIP) or the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) or equivalent.

  • Minimum 8 years’ relevant experience with practical experience in securing planning approvals in Hong Kong.

  • Strategic thinking, accepting changes with good analytical, presentation and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent spoken and written English and Chinese. Good spoken Putonghua is an advantage.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, design/ presentation software and Chinese Word processing.


Attractive remuneration package will be offered to suitable candidates. To apply, please send your application with full resume and reference quoted to Human Resources Manager by fax: 2882 4466 or through online application:

Applicants not invited for interview within 8 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful.

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Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the Housing Society’s personal data policies which is available in our website and obtainable upon request. Applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Housing Society and all personal data of unsuccessful candidates will be destroyed within 6 months upon completion of the relevant recruitment exercises.