Our client is a forward-thinking housing provider with an ambitious development programme; they are currently seeking a Head of Development on an interim basis to provide strategic and operational direction which will enable them to fulfil their delivery objectives.
We are seeking applications from SENIOR development / construction professionals who have proven experience of managing delivery teams to build mixed tenure housing developments on site. The successful applicant will have solid managerial experience and the ability to strategically manage the ongoing delivery of multiple sites at various stages of development, ranging from 10 - 500 units on any one scheme.
The successful applicant to this role will possess the following:
- The ability to strategically lead teams to deliver multiple complex housing development schemes on site through to handover
- A commercial mindset and experience of working with diverse stakeholders to ensure new housing developments are delivered to excellent standards, on time and within budget
- Track record of managing the delivery of quality mixed-tenure schemes in joint partnership ventures
The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of the full development lifecycle within an affordable housing environment, alongside proven leadership skills and the ability to motivate teams to deliver excellent results in a challenging market.
If you are an experienced residential development professional with managerial experience, and are available to start a new role at short notice, please contact Elise at Deverell Smith for further details.