Land Manager - Wanted!

Devon, England • Highly competitive salary plus car allowance, bonuses and benefits • Permanent • UK Construction Jobs

We are seeking a passionate and driven Land Manager to be based out of Devon.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is entrepreneurial, has a good reputation in the industry and has the determination to promote the cultural development of the company. If you're an experienced Land Manager/Senior Land Manager, with a strong track record in land identification and have the ability to secure new residential sites through to exchange, this role may be for you.

About the role:

You will be joining the Devon office to help the Land Director develop unit out put in the South West region which covers Devon, Somerset and Bristol. Sites that you will be identifying will typically be for 50 - 200 units in size. As the Land Manager, you will drive the success of the business and work closely with the Land Director and Managing Director by choosing the most cost effective developments. 

key responsibilities:
  • Land Identification –
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with local authorities, local agents, land owners and other developers which creates opportunities for the company.
  • Land Appraisal –
Develop and understand a full understanding of the companies land appraisal system and the various procedures: involving investigation, report writing and purchasing land.

Maintain and enhance town planning system and work closely with the planning and technical teams. You are to be highly involved in the planning process and monitor site progress through to completion stage.
  • Land Acquisition –
You will be responsible for land opportunities and be able to negotiate and formulate offers to pursue land opportunities. Maintain a good knowledge of all technical aspects of acquisition and development of land and associated legal agreements. Maintain a thorough understanding of legal issues relating to contracts and partnerships and to work with local authorities, agents and lawyers. 

About you:

It’s expected you will be very experienced in this field and have a strong contact base in the South West area. You will also have necessary experience working with or along side residential developers or house builders and be able to demonstrate good leadership qualities with a professional management style. You will provide expertise and valuable knowledge into land identification and acquisition processes.

How to apply?

To register your interest and apply for the position of Land Manager, please send a copy of your updated CV to the details provided. 

If you would like a confidential and non-committal discussion about this role, please contact me in confidence using the details below. 

Fiona Corbett – 0117 934 9555

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