Regeneration Development Manager

Lewisham Homes is an ambitious and growing business managing over 18,000 homes in an ever changing and increasingly complex environment. We are a not-for-profit organisation committed to consistently delivering an excellent and reliable resident experience whilst leading the borough’s first council housing development in 30 years.

We have ambitious targets to achieve in tackling the housing crisis and meeting the Lewisham Mayor’s aim of building 1,000 new, social rented homes. Lewisham Homes as delivery agent for the Council are delivering 500 of those new social rented homes in addition to commercial units, private sale and shared ownership homes. As a result we are expanding our development team, and are seeking outstanding candidates who can be both strategic and hands on and can work collaboratively with our staff, customers and stakeholders.

We are looking for an experienced Regeneration Development Manager to deliver a large mixed use residential-led scheme of 450 new, high quality homes and a range of socio-economic projects that aims to breathe new life to local communities. You will oversee the programme and take charge of appointing and leading a consultant team to successfully deliver the regeneration scheme through design development, planning and into phased delivery.

You will need a proven track record in developing mixed use, mixed tenure residential schemes, as well as experience in managing regeneration projects from inception to delivery. This is a great opportunity to join an experienced, dynamic team that has been built in the past six months and is delivering innovative projects centered around excellent community involvement. We are looking for a great collaborator who thrives operating as part of a cross-organisational team.

 In return you will receive:

    • A competitive salary
    • Generous pension scheme
    • Interest free season ticket loan to help you travel to work
    • Generous annual holiday, starting at 26 days a year
    • Interest-free bike or computer loans
    • Discounts through partners for redecorating your home
    • Discounts at local shops and cafes
    • Social events and activities throughout the year

We can be reached by trains directly from Waterloo, London Bridge, and King’s Cross St. Pancras.

How To Apply

Please email your CV and supporting statement to our recruitment partners Ocean Edge Executive Search jobs@oceanedge.biz before the closing date of Monday 16 March, 2020.

Interviews will be held on 19 and 24 March, 2020.

To download a recruitment pack containing more details about the role and a full job description please visit https://oceanedge.biz/lewisham/

If you would like a confidential discussion about the opportunity or you have any questions about the role please contact Philip Foster on philipfoster@oceanedge.biz or call 023 8000 1153.

Ocean Edge specialise in recruiting to the housing sector. If you are thinking about your future career options please get in touch for a confidential discussion.

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