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Job description.

  • Senior Land Manager


    £90k basic


    Do you want to become head of land or land director in the next 12 months?


    Do you want to be the first executive into a new region for a privately owned house builder?


    I am working with a rapidly growing privately owned house builder that is expanding into the east and west midlands region with a focus on buying sites in Warwickshire, west midlands, Northamptonshire and Leicestershire and looking to a appoint a senior land manager to open up this new area.


    You will be given a clear progression path to land director and critically you will be given a stack of cash to go do deals as the company has heavy private equity investment. The business is already a well-established brand in the midlands and producing circa 200 units per annum.


    You will be an experienced land buyer who has a background and demonstrable history of buying sites in east and west midlands. You will be either a land manager ready to make the next step up or and experienced senior land manager looking for their next challenge.


    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.


    Expected experiences

    • Degree qualified and ideal property related
    • Natural born deal maker doing 3-4 land deals a year consistently.
    • Experienced senior Land manager or land manager ready to make the step up.
    • Demonstratable track record of souring and acquiring land in Warwickshire, west midlands and northamptonshire.
    • 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.

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Mike Hardy

Mike Hardy

Principal Consultant


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