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Development Manager (Newcastle)

  • Location: Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: An attractive package will be discussed confidentially with NRL on application
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Built Environment
  • Contact: Gillian Gomersall
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0191 418 8067
  • Start Date: 2020-12-21
  • Expiry Date: 20 January 2021
  • Job Ref: 1034193
Development Manager – Tyne and Wear

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join a successful property development company focused on the Build to Rent schemes in the Private Rental Sector as well as mixed-use developments.

About the role:
  • Our client has a growing pipeline of residential schemes as well as a healthy list of both funders and exit strategies
  • The Development Manager will manage the delivery of schemes from inception to completion
  • Work closely with the commercial team to ensure schemes are delivered safely, on time and within budget to exceptional levels of quality and to specification
  • Engaging and managing external contractors
What you will need:
  • A track record in performing a similar role with a property developer within the residential and commercial sectors
  • Must have had exposure to the funding aspect of property development
  • Have a strong technical knowledge of the construction industry
  • Have delivered high-rise buildings, preferably PRS developments
  • Extensive experience of working on live projects, pre- and post-contract
  • A good understanding of the planning process
  • Experience of procuring main building contractors
  • Good knowledge of standard forms of contract and principles of contract law
  • Excellent communication skills, and the ability to build excellent client relationships
  • Live in the North East of England

What is in it for you:
  • A competitive package will be discussed confidentially with NRL on application
  • To work on some exciting major inner-city schemes
  • This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a new challenge to work client side