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Managing Director – Barratt Homes, Southampton

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  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £200,000 - £220,000
  • Location: South of England
  • Sector: Residential Development
  • Job Ref: JICD1812

Job Description

Potensis is delighted to be partnering with Britain’s leading residential developer. Barratt Homes have been building quality new build homes since 1958 and is recognised as the highest quality national house builder.

Their developments are planned to meet the needs of the local community, with the new homes they build ranging from studio flats to 6 bedroom family homes. Their geographic reach and product diversity allows Barratt Homes to maximise development opportunities across the country whilst giving them a balanced development portfolio

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Managing Director who will lead an established division, ensuring that its short and long term targets are achieved and provide guidance and support to the internal management teams.

The Role:

  • Commitment to delivering market leading customer service by embedding a culture within the business that is focussed on continual improvement to the customer experience.
  • Develop a clear business strategy and ensure that this is translated into actions via the board of Directors.
  • Meet the agreed financial and non-financial targets and ensure that decisions are taken in the long term interest of the wider business.
  • Ensure that the business is able to grow by delivering a pipeline of viable land opportunities within the defined geographical region.
  • Ensure that all relevant health and safety legislation is adopted as standard practice within the business.
  • Regularly review working practices to ensure that all construction led activities are safe, efficient and of best quality.
  • Develop high performing teams by recruiting, retaining and developing talent within the business.
  • Provide strong and clear leadership to the business and all of its employees.

The person:

  • Experience of working as a successful Managing Director in a high performing house building or construction led business.
  • Able to provide inspirational leadership to both experienced and inexperienced teams.
  • Excellent industry knowledge, developed within a high performing business
  • Rounded technical, commercial and financial expertise.

What’s on offer:

  • Very competitive salary, between £200k – £220k dependant on experience
  • Bonus up to 130% of basic
  • Relocation package would be considered for the right person
  • More details of a very attractive package available upon initial contact, if you would like to discuss before applying please email

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