Director, Social Housing


  • Sector:

    Build / Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80-100k + benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Caroline Kingsley

  • Contact email:

    caroline@kingsleyrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07768381831

  • Job ref:

    CK18689

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Caroline Kingsley

Due to the continued growth, my client is looking to appoint a newly created position of Director of Social Housing, to join their senior management team You will be required to develop a detailed strategy that clearly shows how you will set up and deliver a new team, which will contribute to the delivery of the overall business plan.

The successful candidate will be commercial minded, passionate, motivated leader with experience of delivering affordable housing consultancy advice at a senior level. It is essential that you will have worked within a consultancy previously. This is a unique opportunity, which provides you with a brand and supportive board of Directors, to allow you to grow and shape the team.

Key competencies / experience:

  • Experience of successfully generating new business within housing development and affordable housing sector at a senior level

  • Experience of Bid Writing and viability appraisal

  • Commercially driven with effective negotiation and persuasion skills

  • Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, with good presentational skills

  • Excellent numeracy skills

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Experience of managing and team a team

  • Thorough understanding of housing needs and variations in local demographic influences both politically and in the market

  • Full UK driving license

To find out more, please contact Caroline on 07768381831 or email caroline@kingsleyrecruitment.co.uk