Interim Development Manager

  • Job Reference: 6903760
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Venn Group Limited
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Interim Development Manager – Immediately Required

Position:                   Development Manager
Period:                      3 months (with scope of being extended)
Hours:                        Full time
Location:                   London
Rate:                          £450 - £550 per day inside IR35 (Dependent on experience)

Our client, an esteemed Local Authority is seeking an experienced Development Project Manager to lead on a large housing development project. The successful candidate will be involved in the management of the early stages of the project lifecycle from initiation to completion, as well as have experience engaging with residents and external stakeholders

  • Management of the early stages of £300million complex housing redevelopment project
  • Involvement of all internal and external stakeholders with particular focus on resident engagement
  • Handling initial appraisal and design briefs to ensure the best route to concept design stage (RIBA stage 1)
  • Reporting and communicating with all parties involved including senior management and stakeholders to ensure smooth and transparent design process
  • Supervising a small project team to ensure efficient delivery

Required experience:

  • Proven track record in delivery of residential projects in the early stages of the project lifecycle
  • Past experience working within a local authority or housing association
  • Strong communication both written and verbal to ensure efficient project management

Desired experience: 

  • Involvment in residential ballots in order to shape the design aspects of residential projects

If you have experience to match the requirements for this Development Project Manager position, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact Jason Woodhouse or Rabiya Malik on

020 7557 7667 or send your CV to

*Venn Group’s “Recommendation Scheme”: if you recommend a candidate who is subsequently placed by Venn Group (for a minimum of 2 weeks) you will be eligible for £25 worth of vouchers from a choice of high street organisations.