Head of Land, Residential Developer, Manchester – up to £95,000 Basic Salary + Bonus + Benefits
You will be accountable for purchasing land for private open market homes to meet our clients ambitious target of building 50,000 new homes over the next ten years. Working with the Director of Land and Planning, you’ll appraise new opportunities, considering options for tenure, mix, design, funding, use and partnership working.
In addition to overseeing multiple site acquisitions, you will lead the creation of new partnerships and joint ventures, and as such you will be required to maintain an already well-established network of connections with such stakeholders as land agents, property professionals, funders, and house builders.
You will contribute to the development and improvement of strategies, policies and procedures to ensure that they deliver objectives, along with ensuring all projects are compliant with identified financial regulations, housing scheme standards and organisation policies.
Strong leadership and the ability to motivate your team are essential skills to succeed in this challenging, but rewarding, role. In addition, you will be required to display excellent communication skills, alongside an ability to challenge, influence and engage senior managers and other stakeholders.
You will already have a strong track record of identifying and securing new land opportunities for residential development, as well as experience in leading and developing a growing team of Land Managers.
For more information or to apply for the post, please get in touch today.
Working within the Housing Association division of Blayze Group, Eoin specialises in recruitment management consultancy at senior and executive management level. He places a particular emphasis on identifying 'industry-leading' professionals from both the private and public sectors and works to engage and attract these individuals into leadership roles across the Affordable Housing Sector.