The business is in a period of substantial growth and currently have several new-build sites to get through planning and delivery. Working in a small, dynamic team, this role will offer close exposure to the Board and offers a real chance to help steer the direction of the company. In addition, you will be working for an inspiring and influential CEO. You will play a key role in ensuring the successful delivery of those projects – which are within a rapidly growing area of the construction industry: modular housing. This is an opportunity for significant career progression within an innovative and pro-active developer.
The successful applicant will be involved in the full development lifecycle: from identifying and acquiring sites, developing designs and obtaining planning permission, financing, project management of the construction process and the selling of the properties.
Supporting the acquisition and management of schemes through planning and delivery
Appointment and coordination of professional consultant teams, in house reporting and lead on project team meetings
Take ownership of the financial direction of the project, reporting project progress against development appraisal objectives throughout the project lifecycle
Work closely with internal sales and marketing colleagues, ensuring that the product specification and offer is market facing to drive profitability within the business
Represent the company where requested to various statutory authorities, professional organisations and other outside groups
At least two years’ experience operating within a residential-led Development Manager role
Experience of the development stages, including; acquisition, planning and delivery on site, as well as an understanding of the wider development lifecycle comprising sales, marketing and customer care
Demonstrable experience in managing internal and external stakeholder relationships
Autonomous by nature, driven to succeed and an adaptive approach to team operations
An interest in sustainable construction would be beneficial
Superb communication and people skills are essential, a significant part of the role will involve building and managing relationships with senior internal and external stakeholders.