Housing Delivery Account Manager

Harrogate, Civic Centre
Grade: I Salary: £32,029 - £34,788
21 Jul 2020
05 Aug 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Housing, Planning

Housing Delivery Account Manager

Grade: I Salary: £32,029 - £34,788​

Post Number: PEH31

The Council’s newly created Place-shaping and Economic Growth service is looking for a range of proactive, creative and customer focussed officers to help to deliver sustainable, high quality homes and jobs across our diverse and characterful district.

This is an exciting time for the team with a new Local Plan in place, a new focus on housing and strategic site delivery and a key role in delivering many of the Council’s strategic priorities and projects.

Our office is a brand-new, attractive and welcoming working environment and we offer flexible and agile working supported with technology to make it seamless.  We offer a childcare voucher scheme, car and bicycle loans and leisure facility discounts.  Importantly, we are also keen to ensure we support your individual training and development needs.

We are a friendly and forward thinking team looking for likeminded professionals to join us in delivering our success.  If this sounds like you – we would like to hear from you. 

Housing Delivery Account Manager is a key role to help us accelerate the delivery of housing through proactive engagement with the development industry, infrastructure providers and other key stakeholders. Working with officers across the planning function, the post holder will drive forward the delivery of allocated and permitted sites by finding creative and tailored solutions to unlock them, identifying and establishing new initiatives and making the most of funding opportunities.

For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Linda Marfitt – Executive Officer for Housing Delivery & Strategic Sites on 01423 500600 (ext. 56583) [email protected] or Nick Turpin - Planning Manager for Housing Delivery and Strategic Sites (ext. 58087) [email protected]   No agencies thank you.

Closing date for Applications:   05 August 2020
Tests to be held week commencing 17 August 2020
Interviews to be held week commencing 17 August 2020

To apply, please click on the 'Apply Button'. Please call 01423 500600 and ask for the HR Support Team if you need further assistance.  If you are experiencing difficulty opening the link with your current web browser, please use an alternative to access the information.

Harrogate Borough Council requires all applicants to complete the council’s application form and attach their Suitability Statement and CV.