Development Manager

Job details
Posting date: 09 October 2019
Salary: £33,500 to £45,000 per year
Additional salary information: Starting salary £33,500 to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience).
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 07 November 2019
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne (Gosforth Park Way), NE12 8ET
Company: Home Group Limited
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 191108

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Development Manager
Full Time (37.5 hpw)

Starting salary c£33,500 to c£45,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Based: Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Helping us build 10,000 new homes. That’s when it hits home.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Development Manager to join us in identifying and winning new development opportunities for the North East and Yorkshire region, supporting us in our strategic priority to build 10,000 new homes over the five years. You’ll be sourcing land, development and leading on partnering with a focus on identifying mixed tenure opportunities to deliver new affordable and private sale homes. You'll lead projects from identification up to concept design stage including planning submission and the completion of legal agreements. You’ll work collaboratively to ensure an effective handover to delivery colleagues.

You'll be reporting to Amber our Head of Development who has worked for Home Group for almost 17 years (in fact her anniversary with us is later this October so we hope there's lots of cake to celebrate!).

Want to know more?

If you’re not reading this advert on our careers pages, press the APPLY NOW button to access lots of useful stuff! You can learn all about us on our about Home Group pages. You can also find out more about our job in our Development Manager Job description. We know you’ll also want to find out more about our award winning benefits and rewards package!

A bit about you

With a passion and drive to win new business, you’ll be well networked and connected with a range of private and public sector partners. You’ll have a professional qualification in planning, urban design, surveying, building, or a related field along with previous experience with another housebuilder, developer, consultancy or housing association. You’ll really impress us with your knowledge of the commercial aspects and development pressures relating to housing developments in the region, along with the key planning challenges for the housing sector. You’ll have a track record of working with local authorities and the statutory planning system to deliver projects.

We need you to travel to sites so you need to be able to drive with access to a vehicle insured for business purposes.

A bit about us

We are Home Group, one of the UK’s largest developers of new homes and providers of houses for affordable rent. We also provide long term integrated housing, health and social care housing. We are proud of the difference that we have made over the last 80 years and we continue to work hard to support 120,000 customers in 55,000 homes across the UK.

We recognise the importance of professional learning, development and CPD. There is a clearly defined career progression route through to our Senior Development Manager role. Did we mention that we're also number 7 in the UK’s Best Places to work (Super Large category) and are winners of Development Programme of the Year 2018 (finalist in 2019) at the Housing Awards and Silver winner for Best House in the What House Awards 2018?

The job for you?

Great, all you need to do now is upload your CV. If you would prefer to have a chat about the role first, then contact us on our Home Group Facebook Careers page.

We're different at Home

Home Group play a big part in tackling prejudice and discrimination. We want you to be yourself here and value everything that makes you unique. So whatever your race, sexuality, disability, religion, gender or even non-gender, we recognise and celebrate your differences. Together we make Home Group a great place to work!

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