Director of Regeneration – Bury Council

Bury are ambitious to be one of the best boroughs in Britain in which to live, work and study and 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.

Location(s): Greater Manchester
Closing date: 31 Jan 2022
Salary: c.£100K

About the role

There is circa £1/4 bn investment of regeneration in the borough and having recently secured £40M from the government levelling up funds, we are making huge investments.  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.

This role has responsibility for the place making strategy for the Council, overseeing the implementation of our major regeneration programmes as well as key initiatives such as the Accelerated Land Disposal Programme and our work to progress the Northern Gateway opportunity.

Reporting to the Executive Director of Place, you will bring strong leadership skills, instilling confidence in a team of professionals to ensure the effective delivery of our town centre masterplans.  Offering commercial insight and a vision that aligns with the overarching objectives of the Council’s “Let’s Do It Strategy” will also be key.

Key contact

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

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stakeholder Event Stage 2 interviews
Mon 31 Jan 2022 at 12 noon Fri 11 Feb 2022 Fri 25 Feb 2022 Wed 2 Mar 2022

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.

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Director of Regeneration – Bury Council

Location(s): Greater Manchester
Closing date: 31 Jan 2022
Salary: c.£100K

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