Yarlington Housing Group

  • Yeovil
It’s an exciting time at Yarlington, we have just launched our new Corporate strategy, Next-Gen 2017-2021 which focusses on growing our organisation and working tirelessly towards solving the housing crisis.

It’s our colleagues that make Yarlington a great place to work, along with brilliant management, senior leadership and the professional and personal development opportunities available. This has led to us being recognised as 12th in the Times Top 100 Best Organisations to work for 2017.

Do you have the passion and dedication to work with us to ensure that better future? If you share our vision and want to play a key role in helping deliver the Next-Gen strategy we would love to hear from you. In return we will provide you with a work environment and culture that will enable you to thrive.

We have an innovative culture that understands and embraces true work / life balance, welcoming flexible workers.

Why wouldn’t you want to join the Yarlington team?

We are currently seeking a Senior Development Project Manager to join our team. The purpose of the role is to deliver high quality multi tenure residential projects. Within this role your main responsibilities will include ensuring that all construction projects are delivered to required standard as set out in contracts (such as Homes England audit requirements and charging requirements etc); working with a range of stakeholders, ensuring that accurate and timely information is provided according to demands across the business, working with and managing consultants and contractors to deliver projects in line with best practice and all legal and regulatory standards.

You will ensure construction and technical quality is achieved to the highest standard; managing residential and commercial projects from planning stage through to defects closure / final account and taking financial accountability of projects from contract stage to making good defects, including cash flow forecasting, programme forecasting and financial appraisals / project cost reconciliation.

As the successful candidate you will have worked within a similar role/sector previously, delivering both public and private projects, will ideally hold a relevant degree or equivalent experience and will be a member or strive to attain membership of CIOB, RICS or similar. You’ll have experience of contractor and consultant management along with construction contract and documentation management and you’ll be highly organised, enabling you to plan and prioritise an ever changing workload effectively. As a skilled manager, you’ll be detail orientated, flexible and committed and demonstrate strong commercial acumen, tenacity and curiosity.

Resident Positive – We will guarantee at least two tenants an interview based on them meeting the essential criteria.

Please note: candidates that are successful will be contacted before Thursday 26th of April.

The closing date for this role is Sunday 22nd April.