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Housing Development Manager (P01377)
  • Employer: Housing and Communities
  • Reference: HSG/22/212078
  • Published: Wed 21/09/2022, 8:51 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/10/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Starting salary £39,728pa with potential progression to £42,860pa on achieving designated skills and experience
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Campus East, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6AE, Hertfordshire

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Housing Development Manager (P01377)

Housing Development Manager

Starting salary £39,728pa with potential progression to £42,860pa on achieving designated skills and experience

37 hours per week

The council has an excellent track record in delivering high quality, award winning, affordable homes and has ambitions to deliver a pipeline of more than 500 homes as part of our Accelerated Affordable Housing Programme.

We are looking for an experienced housing development manager or an individual with understanding of the social housing sector, who is passionate about delivering social housing, to join our committed and innovative team.

This is an exciting time for the council. As well as our own direct delivery, we have established a Local Housing Company (Now Housing Limited) to deliver 372 new homes as part of our wider programme.

If you have detailed knowledge and experience of the development process, excellent proven project management, communication and negotiating skills and would like to work in a friendly and supportive team environment, we would like to hear from you. 

Educated to degree level or with equivalent experience you will have ‘up to date’ knowledge of the development process and current housing issues and good practice.

Managing a number of varied projects, you can demonstrate a successful record of delivery, detailed understanding of the complexities of housing delivery and experience of working successfully with internal colleagues and external partners. You will also need excellent IT skills including an excellent working knowledge of MS packages.

The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post.

Closing Date: 16 October 2022.

Assessments will be held on 19 October and interviews on 24 October 2022.