Joint Housing Growth Officer (3 years fixed term contract) NED/18/8308
We are now looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual who will manage the Custom and Self build register’s increasing awareness of the register’s across the Districts as well as ensuring we fulfil the requirement to meet the demand on the registers.
The successful applicant will play a driving role in accelerating construction across the districts by working with stakeholders, unlocking stalled sites as well as securing funding for Housing delivery.
The post holder will be an integral member of the team and will be expected to work with Estates, Planning, BDC Housing and Rykneld Homes Ltd to identify sites that can be developed for Council Housing, market sale, wider estate regeneration and sites suitable for disposal to developers/builders
The successful candidate should hold a qualification in Town Planning or equivalent and should have previous experience of working with Land owners, Developers and Registered Providers to bring development sites forward. Good written, oral, communication and negotiation skills together with being proficient in IT and a full current driving licence and access to a vehicle are all essential requirements.
The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
For an informal discussion please contact:
- Karl Apps, Joint Housing Strategy and Growth Manager on 01246 217289.
If you are interested in this post please go to the Jobs page on the NEDDC website by clicking apply.