Housing Development Officer x 2

Dover, Kent
£34,927 - £40,746
22 Sep 2020
25 Oct 2020
Full Time
Organisation Type
Local authority


The iconic Dover castle, the spectacular White Cliffs country, Sandwich - perhaps the most complete medieval market town in Britain - and the flourishing seaside resort of Deal, all surrounded by the garden of England, are just some of the great reasons for you to choose Dover.

The role

The social housing functions provided by East Kent Housing are being brought back under the umbrella of Dover District Council, in order to deliver a more responsive and locally focused service. To help us realise the benefits for our stake holders across the region, we are looking to recruit dynamic, skilled and high performing individuals who share our commitment to delivering excellence across the housing sector. Housing matters. You can help make the difference.

 Housing Development Officer role will be expected to provide a project management role to support the delivery of a programme of DDC led Affordable Housing developments. To act as one of the council’s experts on affordable housing development.

What are we looking for?

  •  Experience of project management for the delivery of affordable housing projects.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of housing development and project management to support the effective delivery of
    affordable housing projects.
  • Qualified to degree level of equivalent (desirable)
  • Qualified to A level or equivalent (essential)
  • GCSE English and Maths grade C or above (essential)
  • Relevant Professional Qualification (desirable)

   What do we offer?

  • Competitive salaries
  • Flexible working hours
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private health care package

What are you waiting for?

 The closing date for applications is 5th October 2020. Date of interviews to be confirmed.

Due to the nature of this role the successful applicant will be required to undertake a Standard DBS check as part of their pre-employment clearances.