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Development Manager - Housing New Business

Warrington   •   £45,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A brand new opportunity working for an exciting Housing Association
  • Background within Housing Development

About Our Client

Our client are a leading Housing Association based within the North West. They have ambitious development aspirations to deliver 1000 new homes and also to deliver a substantial homes for sale programme.

Job Description

Development Manager - Housing New Business

Our client has ambitious development aspirations to deliver 1000 new homes by 2020. This post is considered crucial to achieving these targets. The successful applicant will be expected to take the lead in developing new business opportunities for the homes for sale programme. Leading on the appraisal and assessment of schemes through to Board approval. The assessment of new opportunities will include of shared ownership, market sale and market rent. The role will include acquisition of land and existing buildings such as apartments and hotels.

To be responsible for identifying and appraising suitable schemes for our development programme and promote the company in seeking new business opportunities.

When necessary, to support the Development Director and Development Team in ensuring efficient delivery of the development programme.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a commercially minded individual.

The Successful Applicant

Development Manager - Housing New Business

To be considered for this post, you must possess the following skills and experience;

- Experience within Building and Construction

- Track record in delivering new build development strategies/operational service which have resulted in measurable business benefits.

- A dynamic attitude to source development schemes for the company's development programme

- Experience of project management of development schemes from inception to internal approval stage.

- Experience within the Private Sector is desirable.

What's on Offer

The successful candidate reporting to the Development Office in Warrington and will be offered between £50,000 - £70,000 plus benefits depending on experience. This is an excellent opportunity for a commercially aware, highly motivated individual who can work under pressure and have proven experience leading large Development Schemes in the North West within Building and Construction ranging from Housing to Private Residential.