Land Acquisitions Manager

Land Acquisitions Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Development, Design and Planning, General Practice

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  • Salary:

    £60,000 - £80,000 per annum + discretionary bonus

  • Contact:

    Morelle Pierson

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

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My client, an independent development specialist, focusing on the commuter belt of London, are currently seeking an Acquisitions Manager to join their successful team.
This is a fantastic opportunity to take ownership of future deals and projects, whilst growing with the companies realistic and ambitious business plans.
Proven land acquisition experience and a strong understanding of the PRS / student sector is essential for this role.

Your duties will include:

  • Oversee and manage the acquisition of development sites, from identification, due diligence, production of offer, preparation of funding, contract, completion, to achieving planning permission and taking corrective action if appropriate
  • Cultivate productive relationships with estate agents, land agents, property developers and land owners to ensure you are at the forefront of development opportunities
  • Work closely with architects, local Borough Councils and the professional team to assess and improve the development potential of the sites
  • Proactively identify and pursue partnership opportunities and assess their suitability
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders and finance teams to ensure projects are identified and presented professionally ensuring the sign off process is managed in a timely manner
  • Overall you will play a pivotal role in delivering the mission, vision and values of the company

Skills and experience required:
- MRICS Qualified (3 years minimum PQE)
- Proven land acquisition experience
- Existing network in the property market related to land sourcing
- Strong understanding on Permitted Development
- High achiever with excellent communication and networking ability
- Impactful influencing skills
- Driven to secure deals and exceed expectations


Basic salary of £60,000-£80,000 depending on experience + discretionary bonus.


For more information please contact Morelle Pierson on the Property Management team at Dove & Hawk Property Recruitment.

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