Development Officer

England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£28000 - £29000 per annum + Pension, full package
20 Feb 2021
20 Mar 2021
Allan Madden
Contract Type
Full Time
Badenoch & Clark have been commissioned to partner exclusively with a local housing association to assist them in recruiting an experienced and suitably experienced Development Officer on a permanent basis for either their offices located in Lincolnshire.

The housing association managers 7,000 homes offering a range of other services to support people and communities across Lincolnshire.

Job purpose

*Leading on all grant funding applications for newbuild developments and managing relevant key stakeholder relationships, including keeping funders updated on their investments.
*Managing grant administration through both the internal and external systems.
*Ensuring we have sound and compliant document management systems.
*Researching and applying for funding related to new housing developments
*Supporting the wider team to monitor and report on each scheme's performance, such as on-site progression and cashflows, ensuring we know where our delivery is at, at any time.
*Developing IT and process solutions to drive efficiencies across the team.
*Working collaboratively with the Development Project Managers to ensure budgets for specific developments are monitored and on track.
*Supporting the Development Project Managers in liaising with housing developers, solicitors, architects and other stakeholders.
*Supporting the Development Project Managers in the preparation and running of scheme feasibility appraisals for potential new developments.

Candidate Requirements

*Educated to degree standard or equivalent, with strong numeracy, literacy, communication and IT skills.
*CIH member and evidence of continuous personal development within the housing sector.
*At least three years' experience of working in a fast paced, property development environment.
*Experience of administering the Homes England investment management system.
*You'll know Homes England's Capital Funding Guide inside out.
*Experience of successful funding applications.
*A good knowledge and understanding of the government's housing agenda and routes to associated funding.

Package & benefits

* £28,500 per annum
* 8% matched pension
* Cash allowance for essential car users
* Generous Leave entitlement
* Flexible working patterns
* Career Opportunities

Timeline & Next steps

* CV Submission - Wednesday 24th February

(However we may close the role early if suitable applications arrive)

To discuss the finer points of this fantastic opportunity please don't hesitate to contact me on 0113 218 6885 or email me on

Please note that Badenoch + Clark are working on this role exclusively and candidates provided from other sources will be discounted.

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