Senior Design and Technical Manager

Retinue Solutions
North West London, London
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Genesis owns or manages around 33,000 homes across London, the South East and East of England with a market value of £7.27bn (£5.1bn in London). Delivering new homes is a major part of our strategy to address the current shortage of housing. We are looking for a Design and Technical Manager who will play a key part in helping drive forward the quality of both our new build projects, and our existing homes.

Your role would lead the strategic aspects of the quality agenda across all Genesis property tenures. Our plans are to build nearly 10,000 homes in mixed use developments and major regeneration schemes over the next ten years, so your work would involve a wide range of projects, varied designs, and numerous different challenges. Based within the Quality Team, you will work closely with colleagues across our Asset Management, Development and Property Services teams.

You will be asked to develop and continuously improve standards for the design and construction of Genesis' new homes.. This includes the chance to lead on reviewing and modifying our standard specifications and design briefs, ensuring they are in line with our Sustainability and Energy Strategies.

To do this you will need to have a wealth of experience in built environment, housing or the construction sector. Your experience could be from either RSLs or consultancy. This strategic, attractive opportunity requires someone from an architectural background. Your key skills need to include planning and time management. You'll regularly be involved in senior level presentations and lead on writing complex reports to verbal and written communication skills will also be crucial.

The closing date for this role is Monday 17th July.

For further information or an informal conversation regarding the role please contact Jennifer Cole at Retinue Solutions .

You will need to supply your CV and a supporting statement (detailing your suitability for the role).

Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.