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Land Manager

  • Sector: Land & Planning
  • Location: Brighton
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50k - £70k basic plus bonus
Job description

An exceptionally well funded privately owned House Builder is looking to appoint a senior land buyer to oversee site acquisition in Sussex and surrey.

You will report directly into the Managing Director and be tasked with sourcing off market sites in Sussex and Surrey. You will be based out of their offices near Brighton but spend a lot of the time out the office sourcing sites.

You will be a very ambitious, money motivated land buyer who is a deal junky. You will love sourcing off market sites where a large profit can be made and be exceptional at beating the competition to the deals.

The business is a very dynamic and entrepreneurial one and as such you will be given a high level of autonomy to grow and develop the business unit as you see fit. This is a real opportunity to grow and develop your career to managing director level at a fast pace.

Critically and firstly you will be a born deal maker and have a track record of doing 3-4 land deals a year.

Key Requirements

  • Degree qualified and ideal property related
  • Natural born deal maker doing 3-4 land deals a year consistently.
  • Experienced Land buyer who has proven background in Sussex & Surrey
  • Currently working for either a national residential developer or high-profile investor or agency.
  • Detailed understanding of the planning application and appeals process.
  • A strong network of contacts in the land agency world.
  • Determined, hungry and ambitious.
  • Ability to work autonomously and independently from the rest of the team.