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Housing Development Manager

Warwick District Council
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
£45,441 to £47,420 per annum, LGPS, BUPA Cash Plan, Work Perks, Up to 32 days annual leave
Closing date
30 Jun 2024

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We are an ambitious organisation with a varied development programme.  We are looking for a Housing Development Manager with drive and enthusiasm to manage the programme of a range of new build schemes from initial opportunity through to completion.  This key role will include the management of the Development Team.

Main responsibilities

Experience of managing budgets Excellent wide-ranging communication, consultation and negotiating skills. Effective planning, partnership, problem solving, organisational and time management skills. An ability to understand, analyse and act upon management information. Strong and effective leadership skills including the ability to motivate staff and manage performance to meet agreed targets.

  • Knowledge of the development processes, developing s106 and land led opportunities and value for money in this context.
  • Full driving licence and access to a car.
  • Hours & Contact type – Perm/Fixed/Temp (if not Perm length of contact)

You will supervise 4 Housing Development Officers and report to the Housing Development Manager

The intention is for the postholder to work predominately from home however, it is a requirement to attend our offices or sites within Warwick District as required. Any costs for travel from home to the office will be met by the successful candidate. However, office and hybrid working are also available.

If you have any questions or wish to have an informal discussion, please contact April Knapp by email to arrange a telephone discussion.







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Warwick District, is at the heart of Shakespeare’s England and comprises the towns of Royal Leamington Spa, Warwick, Kenilworth and Whitnash.  The district boasts historic castles and buildings with regency architecture, vibrant town centres hosting a lively calendar of events, as well as beautiful parks and gardens.   We enjoy links to the M40, M42, M1 and M6, national rail connection and Birmingham International airport. It is one of the most prosperous regions in the country with low unemployment rates.

Here at Warwick District Council, our vision is to make Warwick District a great place to live, work and visit and we recognise that our employees are the key to achieving that. Working arrangements in most jobs are flexible; flexi-time, full or part time and job sharing is usually available.  You can expect generous holiday entitlements, a pension scheme and plenty of opportunities for training and personal development.  

We believe in recruiting the best person for the job, using fair and open selection, based on knowledge and experience, skills and behaviour.  We welcome applications from a diverse range of  candidates.

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Riverside House
Milverton Hill
Leamington Spa
CV32 5HZ
United Kingdom

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