Bury Council – Director of Housing Growth and Development

Bury is ambitious to be one of the best boroughs in Britain in which to live, work and study. We are characterised by strong local communities, a thriving local economy with mixtures of sector leading businesses and a retail offer which is complimented by outstanding local schools and Further Education offer.

We want to create housing choices that support local affordability whilst also bringing choice that attracts local and international inward investment supporting sustainable economic growth.

Location(s): Bury, Manchester
Job Type: Permanent
Closing date: October 29 2018
Salary: £100,000

About the role

This is a major opportunity to shape and deliver physical place making in new build housing in a challenging and ambitious solution-based environment.

The Director of Housing Growth and Development is a key leadership and business development role. As part of the strategic leadership team, you will play a key role in shaping the long term commercial strategic direction of the Council’s housing stock and future vision for growth. You will develop and deliver a successful development programme, establish key partnerships and act as an ambassador for Bury. Most of all you will work to ensure that the we are equipped in the best way possible to meet the present and future needs of our borough.

This role is a great opportunity to help us make Bury one of the best boroughs in Britain.

Key contact

If you have a vision for what we can accomplish and want to be part of our journey, then please make contact with our retained consultant Kelly Shaw on 07900 363803 or 0203 434 0990, or by emailing: bury@campbelltickell.com

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews
Mon 29 Oct 2018 at 12 noon Wed 14 Nov 2018 Fri 30 Nov 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 3 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 bury@campbelltickell.com


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