Senior Specialist – Public Sector Land

  • Homes & Communities Agency
Company: Homes & Communities Agency
Salary: Up to £60,000
Location: North West
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Salary: Up to £60,000

Location: Warrington / Manchester

Team: Delivery – North West

Directorate: Operations

Contract: Fixed Term until March 2018

Reference: 5P0077

Recruiting Manager: Stuart Sage

Closing date: COP, Friday 7 July 2017

Additional Information

The Homes & Communities Agency is the national housing and regeneration delivery agency for England. We contribute to economic growth by helping communities to realise their aspirations for prosperity and to deliver high-quality housing that people can afford. The HCA is also responsible for the regulation of social housing providers, ensuring that the sector is financially viable, well-managed and delivers value for money.

To assist the HCA in delivering the government’s agenda to accelerate housing delivery on public land, we are looking for an enthusiastic new team member, with strong expertise in planning and development. You must have excellent technical abilities, strong communication, analytical and project management skills and enjoy working as part of a busy team. You will be able to think creatively and commercially to come up with innovative delivery solutions. We would particularly welcome applications from candidates with strong planning and delivery experience in residential development.

The candidate will be expected to cover the following areas:

  • Be responsible for and take the lead on de-risking, developing and disposing public land assets to agreed performance targets
  • Deliver a pipeline of sites through various government programmes including the land transfer model.
  • Effectively manage key relationships with Local Authority partners and other key stakeholders

Qualifications: Degree level qualification and/or appropriate professional qualifications/membership or relevant experience.

Interviews will take place w/c 24 July 2017.

For more information on the role and how to apply, please visit the Civil Service Jobs page: (Select ‘Organisation’, and then scroll down to ‘Homes & Communities Agency’)

Please note – we do not accept CVs as a form of application

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