Group Commercial Director

7 days left

Location
Colchester
Salary
Up to c£83,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
26 Apr 2019
Ref
3566879
Contact
Colchester Commercial Holdings Limited .
Position/Level
Director
Responsibilities
Business Development, Strategy
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

CCHL is a young, growing and profitable group of companies providing a range of products and services in the housebuilding, property and energy markets. As Group Commercial Director, you will drive our expansion and profitability, capitalising on our unique market offering. In doing so, you will ensure we further our housebuilding programme for the benefit of local people and help build the global brand of Colchester as a place to do business, invest, live, study and visit.

About the role

Together with the Managing Director you will lead, direct and manage the group, overseeing all our commercial activities. Under your leadership we will grow profitably and successfully, supporting the shareholder’s ambitious commercial requirements.

You will ensure we meet our key objectives, continuing to explore new markets and opportunities while securing delivery of our major programmes, which include developing 300 private sale and affordable rent homes and delivering an ultra-low carbon heat network in the north of the Borough. 

Our corporate culture is forward thinking, innovative, customer focused and built on a belief in partnership working. You will set the standard for all staff to live and work to these values. 

About CCHL

CCHL is the holding company for three subsidiaries. Colchester Amphora Trading delivers high quality products and services to public and private sector clients in the Property, Leisure and Health Care industries.  Colchester Amphora Energy designs and implements low carbon energy systems and provides energy services in Colchester. Colchester Amphora Homes delivers high quality affordable and private sale homes in Colchester and the surrounding area. We are wholly owned by Colchester Borough Council. 

About you

You will bring proven experience in leading and growing successful commercial operations and a background in leading and developing large scale, complex projects. You will be able to demonstrate the financial acumen necessary to understand and actively manage cash flow, P&L, return on investment and borrowing. Your high level interpersonal and negotiation skills will enable you to work effectively across all types of business and commercial relationship. 

We will expect you to be able to work effectively with a range of stakeholders and recognise that CCHL is in business both to generate commercial returns and to support the delivery of the Council’s objectives for the Borough and its residents, businesses and visitors.

How to apply

To find out more and to apply please visit: microsites.hays.co.uk/jobs/CCHL

For an informal and confidential discussion, please contact Mark Bearn of HAYS Executive on 0207 259 8743