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Boden Property are working exclusively with Archerfield Homes to recruit an experienced Land Manager, to focus on sites south of the river. Working across Surrey, Kent, Sussex, Hampshire and Berkshire you will be responsible for helping this well-funded developer to source new sites to build their modular homes. Over the last 2 years they have received huge financial backing and with their strong network they have been able to buy and develop land very quickly.
They now need another Land Manager who can help them to deliver 1000’s of Modular homes across the Home Counties. After 5 years of growth, they are now in a position to employ more people, to be based from a modern, agile work space near London Bridge.   The Land Manager is required to source joint venture, off market land opportunities through a network of agents, originally through the different procurement routes from affordable and open market. Focus on option agreements and possibilities, in the medium and long term.  

Land Manager requirements:
  • Create and form a strategic land bank, across all operations of the company to mitigate the requirements of purchasing site upon the open market.
  • The ability to understand complex contractual arrangements and complex land assembly sites.
  • Understanding of costs and cost importance.
  • A member of a chartered profession of some sort e.g. RICs, Civil Engineers etc is preferred but not essential.
  • Work in a nimble and flexible environment being able to complete on multiple sites during a month.
  • Large contact list and understanding of future development and strategic land allocations
  • Ideally have a planning history be it through the planning route of the RICs or elements within previous roles.
  Remuneration:
  • Up to £70,000- plus bonus (bonus borne from the acquisition of the development site split through the land team and a focus on the bonus from the option agreements/when they get planning)
  • Car allowance or company car
  • Private Health insurance for the employee and partner
  • Aide CPD training when/if required
We are open to speaking to candidates who have experience working for agencies, private and public developers. The suitable candidate must be a self starter, confident managing their own time and have a proven portfolio of land deals, which they can demonstrate to be through their own contacts and purchase agreements that they have made

Get in touch to find out how we can help you today.