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We are currently looking for a Development Director to join our London team. 

Working at SSE is engaging, exciting and demanding. If you are someone who enjoys creating solutions and contributing ideas you’ll enjoy how we work. 

We are looking for a Development Director to join the central London office and lead the SSE Development Team. This new role has three core responsibilities including;

  • Lead and deliver a radical, innovative strategic development portfolio, including developing new strategic partnerships and new funding approaches.
  • Grow SSE’s earned income base through the development of new initiatives.
  • Lead, build and manage a strong development team in order to deliver the development team objectives in SSE’s strategic plan, and also make a committed and effective personal contribution to SSE’s senior management team. 

This role is designed for someone with senior management experience, particularly in externally facing roles and who also has a proven track record of securing significant new resources, from a broad range of sources, including corporate sector. 

The ideal candidate will have the gravitas to build strategic relationships with partners; excellent people management skills; exceptional communication skills; and have the confidence, dynamism and focus to create new opportunities and assist in the growth of one of the country’s most exciting movements. 

For more information and to apply for the role please download the job application pack. 

Application deadline: Friday 8th August 12pm 

Download application pack 



Unless requested, we do not wish to receive cvs from agencies. 

SSE operates an equal opportunities policy and will appoint solely on the basis of the applicants' ability to do the job in question. SSE does not discriminate with reference to age, gender, sexual orientation, race, colour, religion, marital status or disability, nor will such factors play any part in decisions on appointment or selection. 




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