Development Manager

Somerset, England • Up to £70,000 plus company benefits • Permanent • Housing Development

Are you interested in joining an ethical, socially responsible developer?
Are you interested in seeking development opportunities across the South West?
Are you interested in working in the Bath area?

If so, read on…

Who are the developer?

Thatcher Associates are pleased to be working with an ethical and award-winning housing developer who are seeking to bring on board a Development Manager (Land, Planning & Technical). Our client produce an impressive portfolio of new build homes across the South West. They are one of the 100 Best Not-for-Profit Organisations to work for in the UK, as well as having been ranked in the Sunday Times Best.
  • Ambitious growth strategy
  • Competitive salary, flexible working and supportive environment
  • The chance to work on exciting residential projects
What is the opportunity?

Our client are seeking a Development Manager to join their team, who is capable of overseeing the joint Land, Planning & Technical team and ensuring that subcontractors are keeping to the build programme specified. Reporting into the Development Director.

You will be responsible for:
  • Delivering development opportunities
  • Leading on this developers’ S106 programme
  • Identifying and appraising all new opportunities
  • Keeping abreast of the housing market
  • Ensuring compliance with HCA regulatory obligations
  • All the delivery of projects or programmes
What do I need?

Our client are seeking motivated, capable and innovative individuals who can demonstrate:
  • Recent and relevant experience within the affordable housing sphere (client or contractor side)
  • Strong track record of delivering housing schemes whilst managing a team (HA or open market)
  • Have highly developed advocacy and networking skills
  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Hold a relevant degree or evidence an equivalent academic level
  • Evidence a strong delivery of results
Reason for the role?

Our client are expanding at present, due to an increase in projects across the Bath and Bristol region. This would be a very exciting time to join as part of their growing team.

How do I apply?

If this sounds like something you would love to be involved with, then apply today. Alternatively, get in contact with Abby for a friendly, informative chat.

DD: 0117 934 9555

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