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Development Manager

  • Up to £75,000
  • Residential Development
  • Hertfordshire

About the company:

My client is a highly respected residential developer who specialise in building prestigious, beautiful, and new build homes within the prime areas and super suburbs of North London and Hertfordshire along with the home counties. They have been successfully building in prime locations for over the past 20 years, my client takes pride in their projects; combing over 50 years’ experience put together which range from one–off houses to large scale developments, the hallmarks of which are quality, fine design, and attention to detail.

Staff progression and development is important to the company. Recent successful acquisition and planning persimmon has secured my client £20 million GDV of new work and has led the need to selectively recruit an additional development manager within the business. The organization provides excellent career potential for professionals joining the business. This company has a very close, friendly atmosphere with the sense of a family company.

About the opportunity:

My client is currently looking for an experienced development manager with a solid background in new build residential housing and apartments. As part of this opportunity you will be expected to be able to run projects through from post planning stages to final handover.

A well-rounded experience in technical, commercial and project delivery is key. You will in essence be ‘the glue’ that links together the pre-construction, commercial and site teams, reporting back to the board with detailed progress reports related to design, time, and expense. You will be expected to be able to manage between 2-3 different developments, ranging from smaller high-spec properties to larger multi-unit housing developments.

About the benefits and rewards:

A basic salary of up to £75k per annum plus bonus and company benefits. You will have the chance to manage your own diary, mixing up your day with site visits and office based work.

About the requirements:

A well-rounded exposure to the full project lifecycle is key with an emphasis on the design and technical stages and the management of external consultants and trades. You must have previous delivery experience of multi-unit housing developments as well as high-end, one-off mansions style properties.

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