Investment & Development Manager
A successful investment and development company based in central London is seeking to hire an Investment & Development Manager to report into the Head of Real Estate. This is a broad ranging role and would suit a self-starting, astute, people-focused candidate with both an inherent understanding of and a genuine enjoyment of property. They should have an excellent eye for detail and be happy to get stuck in to a variety of jobs suited to their skill set. Main responsibilities of the role will include the promotion of investment objectives in London and the wider market; Identification and promotion of new opportunities, including quantitative, qualitative and technical due diligence; Identification and promotion of opportunities within the existing business; Management of project relevant professionals including agents, lawyers, architects, planners, project managers, quantity surveyors and engineers; Securing necessary statutory, legal and title consents and agreements including planning consent, neighbourly agreements, overage agreements, conflict resolution, legal opinions, strategic L&T approvals, and liaising with the relevant authorities or parties and managing process to procure the desired result; Working with, and assisting in the management of relationships with, investment and development partners in the UK and Europe and providing real estate advice to existing and potential PFI/PPP projects within the wider group. The successful candidate will likely be a Chartered Surveyor who brings together a solid understanding of property fundamentals, combined with a strong grounding and network in the investment marketplace, particularly in London. They are also looking for someone able to effectively adapt to working in a variety of sectors and locations.