Senior Area Regeneration Programme Manager

62918.00 - 80280.00 GBP Annual
14 Apr 2018
17 Apr 2018
Job Type

Senior Area Regeneration Programme Manager

Not many places offer the whole package - we can. Newham is an exciting place to be and to build your career. The Newham Regeneration team work at a scale and pace which is unprecedented. Working in collaboration with partners to turn ideas into reality. Newham is a borough that is at the centre of many of Europe's most spectacular regeneration programmes. We are a key player behind regeneration best practice, with housing and new town centres at Canning Town and Custom House, London's only Enterprise Zone at the Royal Docks, and building on the Olympic Legacy, the development of a cultural quarter at Stratford aswell as large scale estate renewal. The wider borough will see better access and design of the route along the River Lea, and the arrival of 5 new Crossrail stations at the end of 2018. 37,500 new homes will be built and 100,000 new jobs created by 2027. We directly lead major initiatives from housing to place making, leisure, health and cultural programmes. Working to find innovative solutions to delivery through joint ventures and specialist delivery mechanisms.

For any regeneration professional, it is about raising the bar and while part of the fun is delivering major sites, we are looking for those who would garner personal and professional satisfaction from making a difference to the lives of our young and diverse residents both present and future

About the Job

Senior Area Regeneration Programme Manager
GBP63,547 pa - GBP81,082 pa

Managing the enthusiastic Canning Town/Custom House regeneration team, you will be responsible for the delivery of a large-scale regeneration programme at Custom House and Canning Town, leading on the development of innovative partnership strategies to produce long-term social and economic benefits, including:

  • new homes (including homes for families and affordable housing),
  • new social infrastructure - including schools and health facilities
  • transport infrastructure
  • commercial opportunities that will create jobs and enterprise
  • Better quality streets and open spaces

About You

Articulate, pro-active, and self-motivated, you will be an extremely effective programme manager, with a good knowledge of all aspects of the development process particularly in a regeneration context. You will understand development financing, stakeholder management, community engagement, physical and cultural place making and project delivery. The successful candidates will be creative problem solver and commercially and politically astute with a track record of driving forward delivery and getting things done, whilst also working collaboratively with internal and external partners.

Additional Information

For an informal further information about the role please contact Robin Cooper

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