Development Trainee - Aster Group

Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Location: South East, South West
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Architecture & Construction, Management, Marketing, Sales, Property

About the role

Aster has an opportunity in its development team for a Development Trainee. Aster Group is a developer of new homes for open market sale, shared ownership and rent. We have just started an ambitious seven-year housing development programme (2016-2023) which will provide 9,000+ new homes across the country.

The location of this role is flexible and it can either be home based or located at any Aster office - Andover, Devizes, Wells, Plymouth or Poole.

About you

This role would particularly suit an ambitious graduate who is keen to pursue a career in housing development. This is a varied role which will provide the successful candidate with experience of the whole development process which will include project management, land buying and sales and marketing.

You will spend time in different areas within the team learning about the key processes as well as attending formal training courses. This will provide you with an excellent grounding in development and will allow you to identify the areas you are particularly interested in for your future career with Aster.

To succeed in this role you will have a flexible approach and have experience of working in a team environment. You will have good IT skills, have excellent communication skills and a clear understanding of the importance of customer service.

About us

Aster Group is working towards its vision of ensuring everyone has a home. Our purpose is to be an ethical housing developer and landlord to benefit society. We are a not-for-dividend business established in 1990 and have over £1 billion worth of assets. We will develop 9,000+ homes over the next seven years for open market sale and shared ownership, reinvesting our profits to develop homes for rent. We own and maintain over 28,000 homes and provide services to 75,000 customers.

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Closing date: Friday 4 November 2016. Proposed interview date: 24th November 2016 (location TBC)