My client is an award winning housebuilder and Partnerships contractor with a focus on both high quality design and build. They currently have a requirement for a permanent experienced Land Buyer to work in their housebuilding division.
You will be working on a variety of residential projects which will be located regionally.
As a Land Buyer, you will work closely with the regions Land team and need little in the way of support or guidance. You will be responsible for:
Positively influencing and enhancing the profitability and operating effectiveness of the business.
Assist in land acquisition / procurement, as per Group policies and processes to meet the Region's business plan.
Source and secure land effectively for the immediate, short and medium term via the development of agent contacts; planning leads, methods of formal and informal tender and 'off market' land procurement.
With the approval of the Senior Land Manager produce and present land offers and negotiate best possible terms.
Assist in achieving planning approvals, working with third party providers and with internal departments.
Support the department to achieve and maintain a high profile with external property contacts, working relationships with local authorities, local agents, land owners and other developers within the Region's operating area.
Assist the department in the process of determining, agreeing and delivering site start programmes and development programmes within agreed timescales.
Actively manage communications and operational interfaces with internal and external stakeholders to achieve the Regional business plan.
Assist in the production of effective and relevant legal documentation for each development or phase of development.
Ensure that the Company maximises its compliance with Group product and specification.
At all times comply with responsibilities under the Company's Health and Safety and Environmental and Corporate Responsibility Policies and all other company policies, procedures and instructions
This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding business' newly opened regional office in Leeds. To apply to this role the ideal candidate must have previous experience in a similar role; preferably within a House Building environment and show a stable and progressive work history within the construction sector in addition to a degree or qualification in Land Acquisition or Procurement; in addition to a basic network of contacts.
The salary on offer is up to £45k plus package.
If you are interested in this vacancy and would like to apply, please send your CV to Jessica at Bromak using the contact details provided.