18 March 2019
New Business Development Manager- Housing Development
A London Borough is looking for an Interim New Business Development Manager to work on the Council’s new build programme. The Council has secured a grant and has deliver a direct programme of over 1,100 homes on Council land. Part of this posts brief will be to explore significant further opportunity to build the programme. Reporting to the Director of Housing Development / Head of Housing Development, this is an exciting role suited to someone who is committed to setting high standards in affordable housing and who has an excellent understanding and track record in housing development. Duties will include but not be limited to:
- Maximise the use of available resources and seek out land and investment opportunities
- Create an internal and external partnership aimed at building confidence unlocking development opportunities for affordable housing opportunities
- Negotiate and provide guidance on Section 106 Planning Agreements
- Bid for and secure funding opportunities
- Identify emerging housing issues and new initiatives from the Government and other agencies
This can be either a FTC opportunity or an interim assignment for 9-12 months and salary is dependent upon experience. The closing date is Thursday 7th March 2019.
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.