Competitive Salary + company car or car allowance + bonus + package
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Land Manager to join a regional house builder who is looking to expand in the South Midlands region.
They are passionate about building quality homes and desired locations ranging from homes for first time buyers through to detached family homes.
Due to planned growth they now have an opportunity for a Land Manager to source land opportunities in the South Midlands region. Some of the areas you will target include Melton, North West Leicester, Balby, Harborough, Rutland and Peterborough. Reporting to the Land Director you will be responsible for the acquisition of land and to secure new sites for development to a meet or exceed company regional forecast performance. You will also see acquisitions through the legal process and attain satisfactory planning approvals on acquired sites.
Duties to include
To research and attend seminars, conferences and events to keep fully informed of the current and key issues affecting land acquisitions and its principle.
Agree HOTs and purchase land to ensure continuity of land supply to at least meet future forecasts
Provide detailed land bids, that demonstrate the company's requirement in respect of profitability that is met
Demonstrate that site acquisition terms concur with agreed and authorised land bids
Negotiate and prepare the legal documentation associated with land acquisitions
Draw to the attention of the Group Land Director any issues which may affect existing or future obligations
Liaise with legal representatives and advise on the legal status of developments
Brief design teams, external consultants and internal departments to ensure the successful delivery of planning on sites
Ensuring planning is delivered within time, budget and within any other obligations, if applicable
Negotiate on behalf of the company and in conjunction with the Group Land Director, planning agreements that meet the company's requirements in respect of forecast profit
Skills & Experience Required
Educated to degree level in a related discipline
Evidence of creating and maintaining relationships with land owners/agents in the South Midlands region and a good knowledge of the area
Community involvement/public exhibitions
Good communication and negotiation skills
Up to date knowledge of land acquisition legislation
IT Literate (Microsoft Office)
What's on offer?
My client offer an excellent package consisting of a generous salary, company car or car allowance, bonus and any additional benefits including pension, healthcare, life assurance, etc. This is an opportunity to join a growing housebuilder who are breaking into the Midlands region who have has sustained growth over a number of years.
How to apply?
If you have are interested in this role and would like to have a confidential chat, please contact Ryan or Adam at Bromak on 0114 213 0900
All applications are treated in strict confidence.