Senior Development Manager - Delivery

  • Exciting senior development opportunity.
  • With a leading HA in the midlands.

About Our Client

Would you like to take your development career to the next level? Do you see yourself in a pivotal role at an award-winning social housing provider which is making a significant difference to the lives of customers and communities? Then emh group could be the destination for you. To help drive their ambitious development programme strategy they are looking for an outstanding Senior Development Manager - Delivery, with a proven track record delivering high quality mixed tenure housing and extra care schemes.

Established more than 70 years ago, emh group is one of the largest providers of social housing and care and support services in the East Midlands, managing 19,000 homes, employing 1100 staff, with a turnover of £100 million, and assets approaching £700 million. The group possesses one of the largest and most ambitious development programmes in the East Midlands and has plans to deliver c. 600 high quality new homes a year. The group has also been recognised in recent years for their development programme, winning the 2016 UK Housing Awards Outstanding Development Programme of the Year and 2015 CIH East Midlands Development of the Year for Oak Court.

Job Description

Reporting to the Director of Delivery you will lead a team of development professionals in the construction and delivery of c. 300 units each year, managing a budget of c. £45m. As well as project managing individual schemes, you will effectively lead internal and external teams ensuring delivery is within budget and funding timeframes, and in compliance with external and internal procedures. Representing emh group at a senior level, you will also develop and maintain constructive working relationships with the Homes England, local authorities, principle consultants, contractors and other key partners to help meet the group's objectives.

The Successful Applicant

You will have an enthusiastic and energetic personality and possess extensive experience of managing the delivery, procurement, design and construction of significant housing development whilst working in partnership with Homes England and local authorities. You can also demonstrate: effective leadership and management of delivery and administrative teams; effective procurement and appointment of consultants and contractors; and continuous improvement of procedures and systems and their integration across the organisation. Of equal importance will be strong commercial, project management and organisational skills ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget.

What's on Offer

emh group offers a very competitive salary and benefits package, flexible working and exceptional career development opportunities.


Ref Code: MPIH13918756Z
Closing Date: 13/06/2018

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