Head of Business Development and Innovation (Construction / Sustainability)
£72,000 - £75,000 dependent on skills
Home Based (offices in Birmingham, Solihull & Worcester)
Full Time, Permanent (35 hours per week)
Our client is looking for an experienced Construction professional with a passion for sustainability and innovation to join them to make a difference to people’s lives and their communities, to help move the great work they are already doing to the next level.
They will need you to be at the top of your management game with experience of the identification of opportunities for innovation in current and future projects as well as potential development opportunities through regional and national contacts for Joint Venture partnerships.
You need to be a brave and collaborative relationship builder as you own and lead work to:
- Take the lead in providing sustainable and innovative solutions on new projects for the Group.
- Continuously evaluate innovation and sustainability and explore new methods of construction, technologies and analyse cost implications.
- Identify opportunities to drive construction innovation including MMC, Zero Carbon, Multi-tenure product range design and sustainability.
- Work within ambitious targets for the Group to achieve 10% MMC by years 21/22 and increase this by 5% per annum to achieve 30% by 25/26.
You’ll love it here because…
…you’ll get to make a real impact. You’ll be responsible for your own projects and service development and the innovations you deliver will help make a real difference. Their dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help you bring your best, every day.
You’ll bring -
Your experience and skills as a strategic thinker to take ownership of your service area; a strong communicator, who can inspire and empower your teams to ‘bring their best’. With a thorough understanding of Growth and Development within the field of construction, you will be innovative and flexible in your approach, and solution driven to deliver sustainability and innovation to meet targets for zero carbon and 25% MMC provision.
This role will primarily be based from home with some regular travel when required to their offices in Birmingham, Solihull and Worcester
Closing Date: Thursday 29 April
Interview Date: TBC and will be held via Teams