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Development Officer

Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Council

Suffolk

Published
07-04-2017
Job ad details
Published
07-04-2017
Expires
23-04-2017
Job ID
LJA-44879805
Job type
Full-time
Fixed Term
Public Sector
Salary level
£27,668 - £32,486  per year
Job sector
Admin, Secretarial, PA, Architects, Surveyors, Management & Business, Public Sector

BABERGH AND MID SUFFOLK DISTRICT COUNCILS

Development Officer

£27,668 - £32,486 pro rata*
37 hpw.
Fixed term for 9 - 12 months or secondment opportunity.
Based in Needham Market / Ipswich
Job reference: BM00265-0417
*plus essential car user allowance.

We are looking for a flexible, driven and proactive individual to work in this new and exciting team to help us deliver an ambitious development pipeline for housing and regeneration across Babergh and Mid Suffolk.

Specific responsibilities to include:

  •  Identify and facilitate the delivery of new build housing for the councils General Fund and Housing Revenue Account
  • Provide a co-ordination role for internal colleagues around procurement, finance, legal, assets, planning
  • To identify opportunities for the purchase of privately owned land / properties to improve the potential for the development for General Fund or Housing Revenue Account housing
  • To identify and negotiate the purchase of suitable privately constructed new build or existing street properties to increase the supply of affordable housing for the HRA.

You will need to have housing development and project management experience in a related discipline, have good communication, organisational and time management skills, hold a relevant qualification and be able to work with minimal supervision. A current full UK driving licence and use of a car for work purposes is essential for this post.

What is most important to the team is a flexible "can do" attitude and a passion for delivering excellent outcomes.

For an informal chat about this post, please contact Anne Bennett on (01449) 724879.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply online by visiting our career pages on the Babergh and Mid Suffolk district Councils' website.

Closing date: 23 April 2017.

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Job ad details
Published
07-04-2017
Expires
23-04-2017
Job ID
LJA-44879805
Jobtype
Full-time
Fixed Term
Public Sector
Salary level
£27,668 - £32,486  per year
Job sector
Admin, Secretarial, PA, Architects, Surveyors, Management & Business, Public Sector
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