Clarion Housing Group is a major housing developer with the financial strength, capacity, skills and expertise to deliver a wide range of housebuilding and regeneration schemes. Our target is to build 50,000 new homes over the next 10 years as one of the country's top 5 house builders.
In order to achieve our goal we are expanding our team and looking for an ambitious, passionate and dedicated Head of Development (New Projects) to join our regional development team based in the South West on a permanent basis. This is a home based role with regular travel to Plymouth, Exeter and Bristol.
About the role
Following the continued growth of Clarion's development programme in the South West we are looking to recruit a Head of Development to lead and support this growth in the region. The initial priority will be to take forward the Joint Venture with Bovis Homes - a development of circa 1,500 homes to be delivered over the next 15 years. The wider role will develop once the JV is firmly established.
Some of the key duties include:
In addition to supporting the JV other key duties will include:
To be successful in this role you'll be educated to Degree level (or equivalent) and have proven experience within a housing development or property based organisation at a similar level. You'll have a thorough understanding of local, regional and national development priorities and a good knowledge of financial and risk appraisal of projects. You'll have strong commercial acumen and excellent leadership skills.
If this sounds like an opportunity you'd be interested in, we'd love to hear from you. In return we offer you a competitive salary and generous benefits package in a supportive environment, with plenty of scope for your career advancement and salary progression.
For further details on this vacancy, and to apply, please download the candidate brief and click the 'Apply' button below.
Applicants must be able to travel across regions as required.
Closing Date: Thursday 17th January at midday.
About Clarion Housing Group
Clarion Housing Group comprises the country's largest housing association; a property development company, a charitable foundation and a repairs and maintenance service.
The Group's housing association, Clarion Housing, is committed to providing good customer service to all its residents and to maintaining its homes to a good standard - investing significantly in improving them each year.
Its development target is to build 50,000 new homes over 10 years and the Group will invest £13 billion on meeting and delivering on this target. Two thirds of the programme will be affordable and developed by Clarion Housing, while homes for private sale are delivered and marketed through development company Latimer by Clarion Housing Group. The proceeds from sales are invested in our social purpose.
The charitable foundation, Clarion Futures, will invest £150 million over ten years to deliver one of the largest social investment programmes in the country. Priorities are work and training; money management and young people.
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