Development Manager

Job Title: Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CON-2022
Contact Name: George Jolliffe
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 10, 2020 08:42

Job Description

Experienced housebuilding Development (Project) Manager looking for your next career opportunity in the East Midlands?

This could be just the role for you!

Zone Recruitment have been tasked with appointing an experienced Development (Project) Manager for a leading housebuilder based in the East Midlands.

What’s on Offer?

  • Market leading salary and benefits package to attract the best
  • Job security in a stable, successful and growing housebuilder

The Successful Candidate:

You are an experienced Development Manager with a background in housebuilding / residential development.

You are interested in joining a friendly, quality-focused major housebuilder who can offer you a good package, career development opportunities and job security.

About our Client:

Our client is a large, successful housebuilder known for building high quality homes and valuing their staff as key to their ongoing success.

About the Role:

Partnering with the Development Director, you will manage full Development (Project) Manager duties on new and existing sites.

You will be managing Design Consultants to deliver multiple projects from inception to completion. This will involve providing advice for the pre-submission from planning, tendering and appointing consultants, advising on strategy as well as managing the design and logistical delivery for sites.

You will have an understanding of engineering and architectural aspects of housebuilding projects.

A “fair appreciation” of engineering would include understanding how to manage the utility service installation on a new build volume site, as well as the archaeological and ecological elements of the project.

You will have an understanding of the architectural and engineering aspects of the scheme. You must be able to take a scheme from planning approval and procure and design engineer the scheme through to construction agreements and adoption. You will be able to critique and vet the design that comes in from the consultants.

About Us

Zone Recruitment is acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy.


Note: Zone Recruitment endeavour to respond to all applicants, however, due to application volume sometimes this is not possible. If you have not received a response within 14 days then on this occasion, unfortunately your application will not have been successful. We do not retain your details on file unless you are contacted first. Your personal data will not be used for any other purpose other than to be presented for the position applied and/or for other roles which will be discussed by our Consultants with you directly.