Development Project Manager

Recruiter
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Location
York
Salary
41007.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About us:

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) is an independent organisation working to inspire social change through research, policy and practice. The Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) is a registered housing association and care provider in Yorkshire and the North East.

JRF and JRHT are two important influencing organisations with an ambitious agenda for inspiring positive change in the UK in line with our vision of a prosperous and poverty free UK.

About the role:

As our Development Project Manager, you will form an integral part of the Development and Asset Management department, who are responsible for the delivery of Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) new build schemes and refurbishments in the local community.

You will be responsible for a variety of residential projects working directly with (JRHT) as well as in partnership with Private Developers.

As part of the role, you will be responsible for:

•Managing New Build developments from pre-contract design stages through to post construction and handover to our residents and customers
•Management and responsibility for a variety of building contracts including JCT contracts and Development Agreements
•Manage the design teams and contractors progress against the contract programme and cost plan ensuring monthly reporting to key internal stakeholders
•Liaise with stakeholders and identify their specific requirements as well as maintain regular updates including to the HCA, Local Authority and residents.

You will need to have a construction or technical design related qualification or equivalent experience as well as project management skills with reference to complex construction projects in a residential context. You will also need to have a proven track record in the delivery of quality construction in mixed tenure housing.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and professional individual who is able to motivate a team and has a flexible approach. If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you!

If this describes you and your career aspirations, to APPLY for the role of Development Project Manager please click the button below.

Closing deadline is 12 noon on Friday 26 May 2017

Interviews will be held in York on Monday 19 June 2017

Late applications will not be accepted.

Development Project Manager Job Ref: OLR12836