Land and Planning Manager – Strategic Land

Working closely with CCO Group, this successful and well established regional residential developer is looking to grow their team and seeking a Land and Planning Manager – to focus on Strategic Land. You will be working within both a housebuilder and promoter, which will be a great opportunity to see a project through to completion. With the patch being across the Northern Home Counties, successful sites are either parcelled up to other housebuilders or kept to deliver homes within the business. 

This role will suit someone in a similar role with a competitor either in the region or relocating into it, or someone within a background in Land Buying or Town Planning.

Your role will include:

  • Identifying, Securing and Promoting Sites with a view prospect to obtain allocations and planning consent.
  • Being involved in exercising options, valuation work and legal agreements.
  • Contacting landowners and being proactive with land opportunities.
  • Keeping up to date with planning policy and Local Plan changes.
  • Collaborating with consultants and colleagues, to work together on strategic land projects.
  • Keeping on top of immediate opportunities to review from agents and seeking anything that might add shorter term value.

You will ideally:

  • Have at least two years in a strategic land, town planning or land buying role – with a developer, in consultancy or in a Local Authority.
  • Have a Degree / Masters in Town Planning or Property Development.
  • Be a Chartered Town Planner (MRTPI) or Chartered Surveyor (MRICS) or at least working towards.
  • Project Management skills with commercial awareness and a strong network.
  • Knowledge of design, technical matters, land law and contracts, services, finance and sales within the House Building industry.

You will be rewarded with a competitive package, as well as an excellent work life balance while being a key part of the growth of the business moving forward. This team are mostly office based with some home working.

Please apply here or give me (Chloe) a call to discuss. My client is looking to find the right candidate as soon as possible – so if in doubt, do get in touch. I also have other clients and roles that may be of interest.

If you do not hear anything back within one week, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, but I will retain your details for future roles.

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