Head of Acquisitions - Real Estate Investment Company

Michael Page Property and Construction
England, London
£70000 - £100000 per annum + competitive package
Closing date
22 Mar 2021
JN -022021-2005098

Job Details

Assess portfolio acquisition and exit strategies, create new institutional relationships for portfolio acquisitions and oversee the acquisitions pipeline.

Client Details

This rapidly growing residential real estate investment company providing affordable housing across the UK are currently recruiting a HOI to join their entrepreneurial team of housing, development and finance professionals. Investing in high yielding residential properties my client works in partnership with national house builders and public-sector organisations strategically acquiring, asset managing and disposing of property across England.

The successful candidate will be responsible the acquisition and sales of residential investments and manage a team of analysts and associates.


    Create the structure and approach to deliver a sector leading acquisition department, exchanging and completing on > £100mm of real estate annually. Work alongside Head of Partnerships to lead the Affordable Housing team. Develop and maintain the appraisal system, reviewing accuracy and effectiveness of past bids and improving the process incrementally. Oversee acquisition team, ensuring thorough due diligence undertaken on potential scheme appraisals. Ensure acquisitions are completed in a manner consistent with s106, RSH and Homes England requirements.


The ideal candidate will have the personal characteristics to lead and motivate the acquisition team; the financial, real estate and financial modelling skills/expertise to review and improve acquisition diligence packs. Developing relationships with housebuilders and developers to maximise access to potential deals is also a prerequisite for this position.

Job Offer

The role itself offers a competitive package, other benefits, along with the opportunity to lead on strategy at a residential investment company with a long-term investment strategy to provide affordable housing across the UK.

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity and possess the requisite experience highlighted above, then please send your CV to Dan Kavanagh.


Since launching in 2006, Michael Page’s specialist Property consultants have supported a wide range of clients in appointing talented specialist professionals at middle management to board level across the UK.

As we continue to grow, our Consultants become increasingly specialist, enabling them to be ‘subject matter experts’ in their niche within the market and enabling them to provide an unrivalled level of technical and geographical knowledge to our Clients and Candidates.

Based from a network of locations across the UK, our Property consultants work with Landlords, Developers, Occupiers and Consultancies to source interim and permanent professionals across a variety of sectors.

  • Retail & Licensed Leisure
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Residential
  • Local & Central Government

Job Types

  • General Practice Chartered Surveyors
  • Building Surveying
  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surveying / Cost Management
  • Property / Estates Management
  • Property Director / Head of Property
  • Acquisitions/Disposals
  • Land & Development

For more information, career advice or to speak to us about your hiring needs, please get in touch with our Michael Page Property team.

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