Head of Property

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  • Job Reference: PR/000689
  • Job Title: Head of Property
  • Location: London
  • Basic Salary Range: Up for £55,000 per annum + Benefits
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted 2 years ago
  • This position has been filled

This is a great opportunity to work for a leading property and retail giant. Globally-recognised and celebrated, our client is seeking a dynamic and experienced Head of Property for both their current London portfolio and also their future portfolio.


  • 70% of the role will be Real Estate focused but they’re looking for someone who has a good understanding and experience across the end-to-end process (Real Estate, Projects and Facilities)
  • Developing the UK Real Estate Strategy in collaboration with the UK MD and UK Business Directors
  • Managing Brokers, Agents & Licencing Consultants to identify and secure new sites, working closely with both inhouse legal teams and solicitors
  • Liaising with Host Brands to obtain necessary site approvals and compiling all necessary documentation for internal approvals process
  • Overseeing the design and build process managing various internal / external stakeholders focusing on time, cost & quality triad
  • Developing and owning all Landlord relationships across existing and new portfolio
  • Leasing administration to ensure all licenses and rental payments are made on time and as per agreements
  • Being accountable for budget management / P&Ls for all Property related expenses, looking for opportunities to reduce overheads where possible through active portfolio management
  • Working closely with Group Property division to understand Property best practise and adapt for UK market and implement. This also includes adhering to audit requirements
  • Managing a team
  • Needing to source in the short term



  • Solid understanding of construction technology or M&E building services and new techniques
  • Applicants will ideally have 3-5 years’ experience in an Assistant Construction / Building Services Project Management position.
  • Good understanding and working knowledge of the JCT / NEC forms of Contract
  • Good understanding and working knowledge of relevant legislation and statutory requirements including CDM Regulations, Asbestos Regulations, and Planning and Building Regulations and related compliance requirement
  • Good PC based skills, with experience in Word/Excel and Outlook.
  • HND/Degree in Construction Project Management, Building Services or related subject.
  • Working towards (at appropriate level) MRICS / MCIOB / MCIBSE / /MAPM or equivalent verifiable work-based experience and training.



Apply now through Maxwell Stephens for this role by calling 0207 118 48 48 or email cv@maxwellstephens.com.