Rob - Land Director

CALA Homes (Thames) Ltd

How long have you worked at CALA?: 10 months

What does your job entail?: Securing and maximising development profit from new opportunities to fulfil the business needs. This involves maintaining strong industry relationships, targeting profile sites in desirable areas, managing motivated teams to help secure suitable sites and obtain planning permissions for exemplar schemes.

What is your favourite thing about your job?: The diversity of the job role and the people we get to work with that help overcome problems and achieve our objectives.

What achievement are you most proud of since joining CALA?: Being involved in future phases of Kings Barton our 2000 unit flag ship scheme in Winchester.

What advice would you give to someone thinking about a career in housebuilding?: There are many departments within a house builder that work together to achieve a common goal. Be passionate about the role you take within business.