Role details

Project Director

London   •   £100,000 - £120,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Lead position develiing complex landmark London regeneration schemes
  • Opportunity to work for a leading G15 housing business

About Our Client

Our client is an ambitious g15 RP embracing an exciting period of change and expansion. The business has grown considerably within recent years to become one of the UK's top five social landlords with an asset base in excess of £6 billion.



Our client Property and Housing development team builds homes in areas where they have a well-established property portfolio and strong links with the local community and key local stakeholders. The Property and Housing development team delivers a range of tenures including social and affordable rent, shared ownership and outright sale.



Our client has the financial strength to deliver a diverse and complex development programme, which includes large scale regeneration activity. They have raised significant funding to support our expanding development programme with an active pipeline of 35 live projects in 21 key Local Authority areas, with a combined contract value in the region of £286m.



The business has ambitious growth targets over the next 5 years with a current pipeline in excess of 2,500 units.

Job Description



As Project Director, your task is to deliver the development strategy of large scale regeneration schemes, some in excess of £1bn. These projects are complex in nature and feature a range of tenures. Each project will be residential led but incorporate green space, commercial and retail units as part of the schemes (90% residential)



You will be responsible for the master planning and early development phases, taking projects through the various stages to completion and final handover. Your remit is to develop a clear and progressive development plan taking into account a cohesive and strategic asset management for the projects.



This is a lead role, therefore your remit will be to direct and manage all internal & external stakeholders including funders, LA's, resident boards, developers & house builders. You will have management responsibility for a professional in house team and external consultants. Under your guidance, the team will work effectively to link the commercial, design and contractual elements of each project.



Your target will be to successfully deliver these complex schemes against the agreed budgets & timescales and to the highest of standards.

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for title of Project Director, you will need to display the following attributes, skills and experiences:

  • Professional membership to a property related body (MRICS, MRTPI)
  • Proven and demonstrable experience effectively management all aspects of large scale (£1bn+) complex development & regeneration schemes
  • A full and thorough understanding of design under management within budget
  • Detailed knowledge of construction contracts including management & implementation
  • Detailed knowledge and practical experience of complex development appraisals
  • Experience managing in-house design & planning teams
  • Highly analytical with the ability to work with management data in order to produce Executive and Board reports
  • An excellent communicator across a wide range of audiences with the ability to present complex information in a user-friendly manner.

What's on Offer

In return our client offers a competitive salary, plus the opportunity to work on one of London's landmark regeneration schemes as part of a vibrant and dynamic team.



£110,000 - £120,000 dependant on experience + 10% bonus (PRP) + 12% pension contributions + 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)

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