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Development Delivery Director
Basic to £90,000
Working in partnerships with Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA), Kingsley are looking to appoint a Delivery Director to head up and lead the delivery of future housing needs across the GM region.
GMCA recognises the need to increase and accelerate housing delivery across the city region. The Director will lead the GM Delivery team in supporting the objectives and targets set out in the GM Housing Strategy. This will involve a close working relationship with a number of partners including Homes England, this in turn will facilitate and enable better access for Local Authorities and partners to Homes England programmes.
The Director will be responsible for delivering three critical objectives;
- To drive forward initiatives that support the GM housing Strategy
- To create a strategic relationship with Homes England to influence national approaches to assessing housing investment and enable better access to programmes for GM partners and enable delivery of joint objectives
- To manage district support that will be provided from Evergreen surpluses.
The Director will also be responsible for ensuring that the team provides additional resource and support to projects where this is requested by Local Authorities and is available. The GM Delivery team, along with the GM Land & Property and the Core Investment Team will seek to work with Local Authorities where available specialist support is requested.
You will develop close working relationships with CEOs, Directors, Heads of Service both within the GMCA, Homes England, Local Authorities, Partners and the wider development sector.
This is a key role in driving forward the Housing Growth across the GM region for years to come. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a strong and stable career to date within the housing development field. You will have strong management experience in mentoring, developing and driving forward a team to assist in or deliver new build housing, this is likely to come from a Housing Association, housebuilder or Local Authority.
A full brief is available, please contact Mark Noakes in confidence to discuss.
All third party applications will be forwarded by the GMCA to Mark Noakes for review.