Development Manager

West Midlands
18 Sep 2018
16 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Position/Company 

An ideal opportunity for an Industrial-led Surveyor to become a Development Manager, a newly created position within a multi £bn expanding property company to work amongst a long established and dynamic team. 

The Role  

Your objective is to proactively source industrial land throughout the Midlands and North of England covering strategic greenfield, brownfield and income producing investment with development potential. Significant funding is in place for you to explore key geographical target areas and source sites for future investment. Subsequently, you will oversee the acquisition/control process, securing planning permission, instructing and leading a professional team to design infrastructure and speculative industrial development.  Work with the Investment Team on the letting/occupier process. 

Prioritise and share tasks as appropriate to meet day to day business needs.  

Key Responsibilities

Industrial Development Manager role - to include but not limited to the following:
    Significant travel required to source opportunities, establish contacts.
    Liaising with staff, consultant teams, landowners and customers.
    Establish geographical target areas and sites/opportunities within those areas.
    Liaise with landowners/agents to secure opportunities
    Make a recommendation to investors to enter into a proposal 
    Establish a consultant team to design a scheme and secure planning permission.
    Working alongside the investment management team to bring forward industrial development, both through the provision of infrastructure and speculative development where appropriate. 
    Active and positive management of both internal and external team.
    Building key internal/external relationships.


If you want to apply for please send your CV through on  If this role isn't ideal but you are looking for a Development Manager opportunity, please call Thomas Jeffrey and tell us what you are looking for. 

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