Building Development Manager

Recruiter
LONDON BOROUGH OF TOWER HAMLETS
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
61338.00 - 64442.00 GBP Annual
Posted
02 Jun 2018
Closes
18 Jun 2018
Job Type
Contract
Role Purpose

The Council has recently undertaken a service restructure to strengthen its capacity to undertake its responsibilities for the strategic planning and commissioning of school places.

This has created an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled and committed individual who is able to manage the operation and delivery of programmes to improve school buildings and other service accommodation. Given the scale and scope of our schools investment programme, experience of school or similar capital projects will be essential.



Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for school asset management planning, client requirements for other service property, capital investment planning, capital scheme commissioning, and client project management. The must have an excellent knowledge and understanding of:

- the legal context of school building development;

- asset management;

- capital investment planning, programme and project monitoring;

- the policy and practice relating to effective school design and maintenance.



Requirements

This is a high profile and challenging role that serves to make a positive contribution to the services that Tower Hamlets provides for its community. The successful candidate must therefore be resilient, solution focused, and passionate about delivering excellent outcomes to children and families. They must also have exceptional communication skills with the ability to build productive relationships with internal and external stakeholders.