Head of Technical & Construction (Technical post)

Up to £70,000 package + outstanding benefits
25 Jan 2013
22 Feb 2013
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Technical & Construction

Based: West London

Remuneration: Up to £70,000 package + outstanding benefits

Xecutive Search is delighted to be instructed as the exclusive agent for a highly dynamic RSL specialising in both private and affordable housing.

Due to extensive expansion our client is now looking to appoint an exceptional individual in to the post of Head of Technical and Construction.

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Development the role will be responsible for providing leadership and direction for the Technical and Construction Team, setting and maintaining high standards of performance and conduct, promoting a culture of continuous improvement throughout the organisation and managing the team in order to take responsibility for achieving targets and managing performance for the successful delivery of all tenures. The main focus will be on improving and achieving design quality from initial layout through to detailed design for all units constructed in order to achieve cost effective and efficient construction processes, compliance with national regional and local funding and planning legislation, CDM and maximization and optimization of sales revenues and to ensure the longevity and cost effective maintenance of the organisations assets and to monitor and control the delivery of this through the life of the project.

The Head of Technical and Construction will be an integral part of the Development Senior Management Team and Development Delivery Team and take responsibility for project management of the Design and Quality element of all development projects. 

The successful candidate will be able to illustrate a demonstrable track record as a Technical Manager, Senior Technical Manager or Technical Director (or similar) gained with a House Builder or Residential-led Developer.

This is a very rare opportunity to join a people focussed organisation with a friendly and forward thinking team at a very exciting time. A remuneration package of up to £70,000 is offered along with a market leading benefits package including flexible working hours, extended holiday days, generous pension scheme and private healthcare to name a few!

To apply please forward your CV in Word format along with current salary details to kathrynhayter@xecutivesearch.com.