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Assistant Land Buyer

Posted on June 11th, 2018

Closing Date: June 29, 2018

Location: Warrington Office

Benefits: Salary dependent on experience, with house building experience a preference. Pension contributions are a minimum of 5.0% (employee) and 6.0% (employer). Seddon Homes will match contributions to a maximum of 7.5%. 4 times salary for death in service. Aviva health care. 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays. Company car or allowance.

Hours: 08.00 – 16.30 Mon – Fri

The Role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Land Buyer to join our growing speculative house building business in Birchwood, Warrington.  The principle purpose of the role will be  to assist in the identification,  negotiation and planning promotion of land and development opportunities (short and long term)  for the region. Support and Training will be provided.

Key responsibilities include Assisting in the below:

  • Identification of development opportunities
  • Collation for information to assess viability
  • Market research and initial appraisal work
  • Preparation and progression of offers
  • Negotiation and working with key stakeholders
  • Planning Promotion
  • Working at times with other Seddon Group companies 

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

The successful candidate will already have some experience in a similar role, ideally working for a house builder or promoter. You shall possess communication, negotiation and research and data analysis skills as well as being proficient in IT and report writing. You will have good attention to details and be able to show tenacity and  perseverance. You will ideally be recently qualified or working towards qualifications in a relevant discipline, self motivated and a team player.

Our Company

Seddon Homes is part of the Seddon Group, which is a family-owned development, housing and construction business spanning over 120 years and four generations. The company employs over  700 people, including trades and apprentices, with a turnover of £200m across the UK. At the heart of Seddon are its people. Commitment to the safety, development and well being of its staff has made Seddon the UK Contractors Group (UKCG) Employer of the Year twice. With a wide range of opportunities available, building a career in house building with Seddon could not be easier.



Application with full CV,before closing date of June 29, 2018 to [email protected] quoting job reference - DJM05/18

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