Land Manager

  • Reference: The Sovini Group - Merseyside/Liverpool
  • Application closing date: 26 Jun 2021 00:00

Job Description

As a Land Manager with Sovini, you will:

Identify and secure land opportunities for The Sovini Group, in order to facilitate the delivery of ambitious growth plans.
Be expected to manage and maintain a healthy land bank for future developments.
Source land that is suitable for development through your own network of contacts
Develop strong relationships with investors, local authorities, agents and consultants who will assist in bringing new opportunities forward.
Play a key role in managing the land appraisal software, reviewing and providing recommendations on similar development software to ensure pre-planning risk is minimised.

It will be fast, it will be challenging, but it will also be rewarding. It’ll also set you on the right track for a rewarding career with us.

Please view the Job Description on our website for more details.

Your Talents

We’re confiden t that you can bring your expertise and experience that will help you excel at your job. What you need to show us is your drive for success, your passion for enjoying what you do, and your authentic approach in following up on what you promise.

You will:

Be educated to degree standard or equivalent,
Have a minimum 2 years’ experience as a Land Manager
Have an established network of local contacts related to land ownership and sourcing
Have experience of New Build Housing and Land purchase
Knowledge of housing software including Land Insight and Porval
The ability to formulate and negotiate offers
Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Full driving license and access to a vehicle in order to visit Land in the Merseyside area

Please view the Person Specification on our website for more details.


As we said, you’ll need to work hard, but you will be rewarded for your efforts in more ways than one. Just take a look at the list below for starters:

Competitive salary
Group personal pension scheme
Staff Incentive / Profit Share Bonus Scheme
28 day holiday entitlement increasing with service
Life Assurance
Career development and progression
Corporate discount scheme
Staff well-being and ‘feel good’ programme
Agile Working

Due to Government guidelines regarding coronavirus COVID-19 and to ensure the safety of our employees and customers, we have implemented safe operating procedures to keep our Sovini Family Safe during these challenging times.

About Us

We’re The Sovini Group. If you haven’t heard of us we are the UK’s Best Workplace, the UK’s Best Workplace for Women and one of the Best Workplaces in Europe as certified by Great Place to Work. Not that we’re bragging! The good news is we’re growing and we have a place for you. As a company we believe our people are our greatest asset. We celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we encourage applications from every member of society.

The Group comprises not-for-profit, commercial and charitable enterprises who work together in partnership to support each other, achieve better value, deliver a high quality service and exceed customer expectations. It’s a winning formula!

Next steps

We welcome applications from everyone. If you have got the talent, the potential, the drive and determination there is a place for you at The Sovini Group. We want to reach everyone and we know if we do so our organisation will be better for it.

Please view the job description and person specification and click the ‘Apply Online’ button on our website to be directed to our online application form. Please note we do not accept applications by CV or approaches fro m recruitment agencies.

Application Closing Date: 26th June 2021

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Pay: £45,000 Annually