Strategic Land Buyer

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Strategic Land Buyer

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  • Sector:

    Land & Technical, Residential

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  • Salary:

    £40,000 - £50,000

  • Contact:

    Nancy Davies

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

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​Atkins Search are currently recruiting for a Strategic Land Buyer on behalf of a leading residential developer, to be based in Peterborough.

Our client

Our client is a 5 star, leading house builder with regional offices, who focus on the quality of their builds and support of their employees.

The role of a Strategic Land Buyer

As a Strategic Land Buyer, you would be working within a team responsible for identifying and sourcing the best locations for new developments. You will need to be imaginative in identifying opportunities such as land that doesn’t have planning permission. You would report into the Senior Land Manager or Development Director to assist in securing a land bank to meet the needs of the business.

You will be responsible for:

  • Support the land managers in identifying and obtaining sites, assisting in project acquisition from identification, diligence, offer, contract, purchase, planning to pre-start on the sites acquired

  • Research and provide appropriate information to the land team

  • Maintain and grow the divisions key contact base such as land agents and land owners

  • Assist on major projects and other relevant duties

  • Produce land packs, ensure accurate bids are placed for land in a timely manner

The company benefits

  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme

  • Company car or cash allowance

  • Private medical insurance

  • Enhanced family friendly policies

The ideal candidate for the role of Strategic Land Buyer:

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Be competent working in a fast paced environment

  • Entrepreneurial and imaginative in your thinking

  • Be a good assessor of risks

  • Good at maintaining/ building relationships

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.