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Senior Development Manager

Cognisant Limited
Birmingham, West Midlands
£110,000 + bonus & benefits package
Closing date
28 Mar 2024

Job Details

Senior Development Manager (Mixed-Use Developments).


£110,000 + bonus & benefits package.

Cognisant has been instructed to appoint a Senior Development Manager on behalf of a well-funded, rapidly expanding, mixed-use developer in Birmingham.

Position Summary

Lead on all aspects of the land acquisition and development management across a range of large scale residential led mixed use developments. The successful candidate will be required to negotiate land contracts and Development Agreements with both private and public sector land owners. You will be responsible for undertaking advanced financial modelling to analyse development potential and risk and optimise projects to increase financial returns.

Experience Required:

  • MRICS, MRTPI or RIBA Qualified
  • Client-side experience is essential
  • Large scale mixed-use development experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of recent land transactions and emerging/live planning applications relevant to the development site/s you are responsible for within the team


Cognisant is an executive recruitment consultancy, working across all disciplines, connecting people and businesses within the following sectors:

  • Housebuilding & Residential Development – Speculative & Affordable
  • PRS, Student & BtR
  • Mixed-Use & Regeneration
  • Commercial Development – inc. Industrial & Logistics, Office, Retail & Leisure
  • Real Estate
  • Facilities Management

Cognisant offer over four decades of expertise, and with our national coverage we partner with clients from major quoted organisations, large SMEs, to niche, privately owned companies. Cognisant offer the full suite of recruitment services, including: Executive Search & Selection, Advertised Selection, Contingency, Benefits & Salary Benchmarking and Competitor Analysis all on either a permanent or interim basis, executive or non-executive. If you are looking for your next role or are hiring we would love to talk.

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For a confidential conversation please contact Mark Heald, Director on 07796 514558 or via email on

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