Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority – Director of Housing and Development

The Combined Authority is a unique organisation bringing together seven councils and the LEP. Housing is central to our plans to transform the area’s economy. We have secured £170m from central government to deliver 2,500 new homes over five years. As Director of Housing & Development, you will lead that programme.

Location(s): Cambridge
Job Type: Permanent
Closing date: April 10 2018
Salary: Up to £130k

About the role

This is a significant and influential role for an innovative and imaginative leader who wants to make their mark. You will bring strong commercial grasp, strategic insight, the ability to bring together a wide range of stakeholders, and an understanding of political processes.

Key contact

For an informal discussion with our consultants Campbell Tickell, contact Denise Kirkham on 07833 475 669 or 020 3434 0990. You can access the candidate pack at

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews
Tues 10th Apr 2018 at 12noon Tues 24th or Weds 25th Apr 2018 Tues 1st May 2018

How to apply

Please download and review the recruitment pack and associated documents below:

Send an up to date CV and supporting statement, detailing how you meet the criteria for this role using the person specification, along with your completed declaration form. We advise that your supporting statement is no longer than 2 pages and your CV no more than 3 pages. Your CV must contain dates worked and a brief description of your key responsibilities for each role including consultancy/project work.

Once complete, please send your application in MS Word format by email


Please ensure we receive your application in good time. If you do not receive confirmation of receipt within 24 hours of sending, please call us on 020 3434 0990 referring to the role and organisation in the header. Please use a secure email address from which to send your application, to avoid it being treated as spam.

Our Team

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