Land Manager

£45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Land Manager - House building
North West
Salary up to £55,000 (depending on experience), Car Allowance, Pension
This leading house builder are one of the country's largest, building homes throughout the UK. They build several thousand homes per year, ranging from one bedroom apartments to luxury homes up to 6 bedrooms.
Duties of the Land Manager 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 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 Land Director, planning agreements that meet the company's requirements in respect of forecast profit

Skills & Experience Required

" Previous / current experience as a Land Manager - preferably with a volume house builder
" Community involvement/public exhibitions
" Commercially astute
" Good communication and negotiation skills
" Team player
" Up to date knowledge of land acquisition legislation
" IT Literate (Microsoft Office)
" Full driving license

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