Regeneration and Economic Development Manager

Kent, Kent

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: TW337830_1544026991
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2018-12-05
  • Location: Kent, Kent
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2018-12-26
  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

We have a great new opportunity for an experienced Regeneration and Economic Development Manager to join their busy team within Swale.

To develop and implement the Council's Economic Development Strategy and Housing Development and Regeneration Investment Plan. Design, plan and deliver capital projects supporting place making initiatives that promote and support economic development in the borough and contribute to the Council's strategic priorities and plans.

The responsibilities of a Regeneration and Economic Development Manager includes:

  • Deliver a wide range of capital projects including housing and commercial property developments, public realm, leisure, transport and mixed use schemes
  • Identify land, seek and obtain member support, carry out appraisals, negotiate with landowners and contractors and agents, manage Employers Agents and Architects, obtain planning permission, and appoint contractors and Registered Providers to deliver homes and commercial premises
  • Monitor economic development performance related information and data as appropriate, including relevant corporate performance indicators Direct the management of the Business Terrace, including its expansion and secure its long term viability
  • Provide expert professional responses to planning applications regarding business expansion or the loss of business space from an economic development perspective

Requirements of a Regeneration and Economic Development Manager:

  • Minimum 3year's experience working in the fields of housing or commercial property development, economic development and or regeneration
  • Recent eexperience in and/or qualification in, town and country planning or chartered surveyor (RTPI or RICS)
  • An enhanced DBS that is of satisfactory level is essential
  • Full Driving Licence with access to a vehicle
  • Proven people and change management to manage a diverse team
  • Production of well written, clear and concise information and reports

Salary: Up to £363.25 per day, based on experience

If you would like to apply, to find out more about this role, or other Social Work roles, please contact Tradewind on 0203 743 6103 or email

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