Our client is a national housing association with ambitious growth plans and a robust development programme. They are currently seeking a Director of Development on a 6 month interim contract to oversee the strategic and operational delivery of their programme while they undertake a permanent recruitment campaign.
This is an excellent opportunity for a proven senior level candidate to lead and inspire a large team in delivering a competitive and attractive offer to potential partners in both the public and private sector, winning new opportunities to grow the business in line with the strategic objective of the organisation. Leading on procurement and contract management of the construction of high quality new homes, you will be instrumental in growing the organisation and ensuring that they maintain their status as a key player in the building of new homes.
We are seeking applications from candidates who have proven experience at this level - due to timeframes, this is not a step up opportunity. The successful applicant will have:
- Experience of managing a national programme from procurement to completion, either for a housing association or residential developer.
- Comprehensive understanding of a range of tenure types and the commercial aspects of housing development
- Experience in the delivery of large scale and complex residential developments, including Joint Ventures and working in partnership
- Ability to manage dispersed teams and multi-million pound budgets
If you are an experienced Development Director who is available for a new assignment within the next month, please call Elise today for a confidential conversation. Tel 0203 056 6288.