Regional Land Buyer / Manager

JVP Jobs
Working from home and in the field acquiring new land opportunities within West Midlands.
Up to £60,000 + bonus and superb benefits
31 May 2017
28 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Regional Land Buyer / Manager

Would you love to be able to work flexibly, as part of a successful business that offers attractive rewards and career development opportunities? If so, and you're a commercially minded and ambitious land professional, then this fantastic opportunity to be part of the winning team at Gladman is one not to be missed.

Due to expansion, several new roles have been created nationwide to join the highly-experienced team as a regional Land Buyer / Manager.

Who will I be working with?

Gladman Land is the UK's most successful land promoter, and is part of the respected Gladman Group which has been thriving in the development industry for over 30 years. With offices in Cheshire, the North East and Scotland, the business acquires sites nationwide and a significant number of these are contracted and sold within a 2-year period.

The quality focused, family run business continues to make significant investment into employees and commercial projects, with ongoing success directly attributed to a strong emphasis on team work and open communication. Each member of the growing workforce of over 180, is valued by the experienced and approachable Management Team, with support and training provided for career development.

What will the role of Land Buyer / Manager entail?

You will identify and acquire new land opportunities within a specific geographic area, managing the process fully from preparation and progression of offers through to negotiation and completion.

Your success will come from building and developing strong relationships with key stakeholders both internal and external; including land owners, agents, consultants and legal advisers.

What will I need to be considered?

  • Experience in either the house building (immediate land or strategic land) or the land consultancy sector
  • Superb interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build strong professional relationships
  • Results driven and self-motivated with a proactive approach to work
  • Ability to work effectively using own initiative, with minimal supervision
  • Strong IT skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Smart professional appearance
  • Full UK driving licence

What will I receive in return?

You will be joining a business with a stable history and a longstanding workforce, where you will benefit from support and training, and have excellent opportunities for further career development and progression.

Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, level dependent on experience. Plus attractive performance related bonus scheme paying up to 40% of your salary.

Attractive Benefits: Company car or car allowance, ability to work a 9-day fortnight, 26 days annual leave plus bank holidays, 5% employer pension contributions, private healthcare, Wellness programme, and a wide variety of social events.

Hours: Working compressed hours over a 9 day fortnight, with flexible start and finish times around the core hours.

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Working from home and in the field acquiring new land opportunities within your allocated geographical region. You will be required to attend meetings at the head office in Congleton (Cheshire) 3 days per fortnight.

This Regional Land Buyer / Manager vacancy is advertised by JVP Jobs on behalf of the employer Gladman Land. At JVP Jobs we believe in providing complete transparency for you the job seeker to help you make informed decisions. By applying for this role you are submitting your CV directly to our above named client. Please note that we DO NOT operate as a recruitment agency, all applications will be reviewed directly by the employer Gladman Land, and should they wish to progress your application further they will be in contact with you.

Gladman Land requests for no recruitment agency contact please.

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