Land Manager

Posted 23 March by We Are SSG Easy Apply

Market 36 Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Land Manager for our client based in Essex.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our expanding Land & New Homes Team covering the Essex area reporting to the Head of Land.

The Land Manager role is responsible for identifying, evaluating and securing land/sites to sell for residential or mixed-use development and to ensure maximum financial contribution to the business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with estate agency colleagues, new homes colleagues & developer contacts to generate sales leads and identify potential development sites, also securing new homes instructions within Essex.
  • Utilise external data sources, Council planning portals, Land Registry and Promap to identify and market potential sites.
  • Enter negotiations and formulate offers in line with company policy on land instructions to ensure annual budgets and forecasts are achieved.
  • Develop and maintain a thorough understanding of legal issues relating to contracts including Subject to Planning, Option Agreements, Joint Ventures and partnerships.
  • Develop and maintain a sound knowledge of national & local planning policy and be highly involved in the planning process, monitoring site progress through to consent and exchange
  • Develop comprehensive knowledge of developer contacts, development opportunities and competitor activity within the area.

Person Specification

  • Previous experience in land within the specified area
  • Self- motivated and ability to work autonomously
  • Strong negotiation and selling skills
  • Excellent networking & people skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Preferably live in the local area
  • Full UK driving licence

Salary Upwards of £70,000 OTE per annum (competitive Salary dependent upon experience) BMW + Laptop + Bonus

Market 36 Recruitment Ltd cover a variety of sectors including Commercial, Industrial, Engineering, Property/Estate Agency (Land and New Homes), Motor Finance and Asset Finance Markets, as well as many more. We take pride in building strong working relationships with local employers and candidates.

Required skills

  • Land Acquisition
  • Land Management
  • Property
  • Property Management

Reference: 34124297

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