Director of Regeneration

London Borough of Lewisham


  • Location


  • Job type


  • Sector

    Local Government

  • Salary/Remuneration

    Up to £114,000

  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    04 October 2019

  • Client

    London Borough of Lewisham

Ref: GSe55435

There could not be a more exciting time to join us. We are incredibly ambitious for the future of Lewisham. Our plans will deliver thousands of new social and affordable homes for all of our communities. Working with our development partners, the GLA, TfL and Network Rail we will transform our town centres and our major transport hubs. We are fully engaged with our vibrant communities to ensure that they are involved in the evolution of our dynamic, distinct neighbourhoods and places.

• We are working closely with TfL to influence the Bakerloo Line Extension into Lewisham and beyond which will open up fantastic opportunities for investment in the borough.
• We have a large pipeline of our own sites which will deliver high quality social homes and amazing new commercial opportunities.
• Master-planning for Catford Town Centre is nearing completion which will see the greatest investment in the area for generations.

Your track record of leading regeneration will drive us forward. Your commercial knowledge and your understanding of how to assemble and use strategic assets will ensure the Council is fully optimising development opportunities. Your passion to get the best outcomes for our residents will secure your
position in shaping regeneration in one of London’s fastest growing boroughs.

To find out more contact Greg Hayes or Ann Hooper on 07500 446301 at GatenbySanderson.

Closing date4 October 2019
Long listing23rd October
Preliminary interviewsw/c 28th October
Short listing5 November
Officer interviews 21 November
Final panel6 December
How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.