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Land Buyer

  • Sector: Land & Planning
  • Location: Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + big Bonus
Job description


A fantastic opportunity to work for a rapidly expanding award winning client.


We are seeking a Residential Land specialist with experience in the North West Region.


They are seeking to grow their Land function to secure opportunities for residential development across multiple tenures (including Open Market Sale, Built to Rent and Affordable).


My client operate a multi-outlet strategy that looks at both immediate and strategic sites to add value to. Their exit routes include building out themselves, onward sale and delivery in partnership. While this role will involve identifying opportunities for all such strategies, a particular focus initially will be around securing opportunities for our single family Built to Rent product.


This role will suit someone in a similar role with a competitor in the North West region, or someone within a residential development team either in land agency, development consultancy or planning, but interested in or specialising within land acquisition.


The role will include:

  • Sourcing sites through in house and publicly available software systems and databases as well as using the land registry
  • Making direct contact with land-owners and reviewing land opportunities
  • Keeping up to date with planning policy and Local Plan changes and involvement
  • Collaborating with consultants and colleagues to identify wider opportunities and feed into the Group strategy
  • Building / maintaining and agency contact / network


You will ideally have:

  • At least two years in a residential development role
  • Experience of the Affordable Housing market and Built to Rent models
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • A network in or knowledge of the North West region

Please contact Mike Hardy at

TDM Recruitment Group is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

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