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Land Manager

  • Sector: Land & Planning
  • Location: Central London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50k - £80k basic plus substantial bonus and package
Job description

An exceptionally well funded privately owned property investment and development company is looking to appoint a land buyer to oversee site acquisition in central London and inside the M25. Since inception 10 + years ago the business has operated in the private sales residential market but also has a growing pipeline of projects in the PRS, affordable and retirement sectors.

 

You will report directly into the Land Director and be tasked with sourcing off market sites in London. They have a strong background in trading sites once the planning gain has been made and are exceptionally profitable business with a large war chest of cash to buy 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 central London.
  • 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.