Development Manager

Location
Wythenshawe
Salary
Up to £55,000 dependant on experience
Posted
09 Feb 2018
Closes
23 Feb 2018
Seniority
Manager
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group manages almost 14,000 properties providing homes to more than 20,000 people and local employment opportunities in south Manchester. Recently awarded the prestigious ‘Investors in People’ Platinum Status, we are now amongst an elite group of world class organisations.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a forward thinking housing association and support the delivery of the organisations development strategy, circa 200 homes per year, for the next five years.  As such the main focus of this role is new business and growth.

Development Manager (PERMANENT – 35hrs)

Salary up to £55,000 depending on skills and experience

The successful candidate will have substantial and proven experience of business development. You should have commercial acumen, be competent at financial appraisals, procurement proficient, have sound knowledge of the legal process to purchase land and section 106 properties whilst demonstrating regeneration innovation.

Emphasis will be to produce high quality development projects on time together with value for money.  Line management experience is required as you will have responsibility for a team whose role is to support business development and delivery. 

Key relationships with external and internal stakeholders are a necessity.

Reporting to the Director of Development the successful candidate will be educated to degree level or higher or hold a relevant professional qualification.  Experience of working in a similar development role along with a proven track record of delivering a number of development projects in housing is required together with sound knowledge of the development process; feasibility to completion.

Applicants must possess a full UK driving license and have use of a car for business purposes.

Please visit our website by clicking the red apply button for an application pack which should be returned to Human Resources, Wythenshawe Community Housing Group, Wythenshawe House, 8 Poundswick Lane, Wythenshawe M22 9TA or humanresources@wchg.org.uk Alternatively, please call us on 0161 946 9559

The closing date for applications is Friday 23rd February 2018

No agencies please

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