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Head of Land

  • Sector: Land & Planning
  • Location: High Wycombe
  • Job type:
  • Salary: £75k - £100k plus package and bonus
Job description

I am working with a dynamic and entrepreneurial privately owned house builder that is expanding rapidly. They are looking to do 400 units this coming year and have an enviable access to investment funds and is incredible cash rich.

 

Because of this they are looking to recruit a senior land manager to act as no.  to the Land director. You will be tasked with purchasing circa 3-4 new sites per annum and be well accustomed to dealing with planning applications and appeals.

 

Whilst the day to day role will be to deal with sourcing and acquiring new sites you will also be responsible for the managing the team of 2 land buyers in the absence of the director.

 

Ideally, I am looking to speak with experienced land managers who are currently working for national house builders or residential developers in the Thames Valley and west London region. You will have a portable book of contacts in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and West London.

 

It is essential that you have a strong track record of consistently buying residential land and you are able to work independently without much instruction.

 

On offer is an opportunity to join one of the most dynamic and rapidly expanding privately owned house builders in a key role.

 

Key requirements

  • Degree qualified and ideally property related.
  • Portable book of contacts in the Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and West London.
  • Detailed experience of dealing with planning applications and appeals.
  • Currently working for a leading house builder or residential property developer.
  • Bright, ambitious and driven. Director potential and ambitions.