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Land Manager

  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Land Surveyor
  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DW-0119-LM_1562226734
Job description

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An established main contracting business completing a full range of residential projects.

Your Role

Sourcing viable, attractive and profitable land opportunities in line with businesses core strategy across the West Midlands region. Successful candidate will be part of a successful and growing business, working alongside the Development manager and reporting directly to the Head of Pre-Construction.

Responsibilities include;
  • Identify and appraise new land opportunities and JV opportunities for development in line with business plan
  • Propose acquisition strategies with strong commercial acumen and present development opportunities to senior colleagues for approval
  • Formulate and manage offers, co-ordinate investigations, negotiate with local authorities, agents and lawyers
  • Procure technical, legal and development information to instruct internal and external parties to appraise site opportunities and constraints
  • Lead proposals from inception to consent
  • Work closely with the pre-construction, commercial, sales and affordable housing teams and external consultants, monitoring site progress through to consent
  • Negotiate legal agreements, including JV's, with lawyers and third parties
  • Implement all internal procedures including providing accurate and articulate reports in line with governance/procedural requirements


Your Experience
  • Have a minimum 5 years' experience preferably form a house builder / developer background
  • Strong knowledge of the residential market, plus an established network within the industry
  • Technical ability and strong understanding of the planning process
  • Excellent geographical knowledge of the West Midlands area