Urban Developer

Penguin Recruitment
England, Leeds, West Yorkshire
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Closing date
19 Dec 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time
Policy and Strategy
Senior Executive

Job Details

REF: NE0808099

Urban Developer - Leeds - £Negotiable

Are you a visionary Urban Developer eager to transform city landscapes and create innovative spaces? Here's your chance to lead ground breaking projects and shape the future of urban environments!

Our client is a forward-thinking real estate development firm dedicated to revolutionising urban spaces. Their team is passionate about creating sustainable, dynamic, and inclusive communities that thrive amidst urbanisation.

Position: Urban Developer Location: Leeds, United Kingdom

Key Responsibilities: As an Urban Developer, you will play a pivotal role in:
  • Identifying and evaluating development opportunities in urban areas.
  • Conducting feasibility studies, market analysis, and due diligence for potential projects.
  • Collaborating with architects, planners, engineers, and other stakeholders to conceptualize and design innovative urban developments.
  • Managing the development process from inception to completion, including budgeting, scheduling, and risk management.
  • Navigating regulatory processes and securing necessary permits and approvals.
  • Cultivating relationships with investors, local authorities, and community stakeholders.

Qualifications: To excel in this role, you should possess:
  • A bachelor's or master's degree in Real Estate Development, Urban Planning, Architecture, or a related field.
  • Proven experience (at least 5 years) in urban development or real estate development, preferably in a dynamic city environment.
  • Strong financial acumen and understanding of investment analysis and property valuation.
  • Exceptional project management and negotiation skills.
  • Proficiency in navigating planning regulations and policies in urban settings.
  • Excellent communication and leadership abilities.

What The Role Offers:
  • Competitive salary and performance-based incentives.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement.
  • Engaging and collaborative work environment.
  • The chance to spearhead transformative projects that leave a lasting impact on city landscapes.
  • Flexible work arrangements and a commitment to work-life balance.

How to Apply:

If you're ready to be at the forefront of shaping vibrant and sustainable urban spaces, we want to hear from you! Please submit your CV to neil.ellerton@penguinrecruitment.co.uk. Alternatively, for an informal conversation about this or similar roles please call Neil Ellerton on 01792 365 108.


Penguin Recruitment has over 10 years experience in the Town Planning Sector. Our dedicated team of Planning Consultants are actively working with Consultancies, House Builders, Strategic Land Promoters and Local Authorities across the UK.

Whether you are a Graduate looking for that first career step, an Associate Director looking for that strategic move, or an employer in the Town Planning Sector looking for a Recruitment Partner, Penguin’s considerable experience can help you achieve your goal.

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