Holker Estates Company Ltd

The Holker Estate is part of the Holker Group of Companies which operate over the 17000 acres of the estate's land.   The Group is very diverse with its operations including those of a traditional rural estate such as farming, shooting and fishing, static caravan parks at Holker and Kirkby in Furness, a slate quarry, sand quarry, a house building company, a racecourse together with the visitor attraction of Holker Hall and Gardens.


Holker Estates Company Ltd Holker, Grange-over-Sands, UK
01 Aug, 2018
Full Time
Holker Estate is seeking an experienced property professional to lead the delivery of repair and maintenance programmes, improvement projects and new developments. Holker Estate is a privately owned rural estate in south Cumbria; with land holdings extending from the Lake District to the shores of Morecambe Bay and exceptional historic buildings including the Grade II* listed Holker Hall. The Holker Group of Companies operate diverse business enterprises including let property, farming, forestry, leisure and tourism, stone and slate quarrying, property development and estate agency. This is an exciting time to join Holker Estate as we have a land bank of over 500 houses to develop in the next 5 – 10 years. We are working with external partners, who share our passion for quality, to design and build a number of the new housing sites, whilst developing in-house expertise. The Property Services Manager will lead and develop teams to provide maintenance and construction services to the Holker Group, as well as supporting the Land & Property Director in the delivery of new housing developments. This role offers a diverse range of work and scope to develop professionally. It will include programming works, writing specifications, procurement and full construction management on a variety of projects. The successful candidate will have proven construction and property experience, with an RICS or equivalent professional qualification. Experience of historic building conservation would be an advantage. The role is client facing and customer focussed; delivering exceptional standards of service and inspiring others to do so. It requires a highly visible and effective project manager. This is an outstanding opportunity for someone looking for a long-term career with a forward-thinking business in a beautiful location. A competitive salary will be awarded commensurate with experience, together with a company car, pension scheme and private healthcare. For further information and a job description please go to our website at www.holker.co.uk . Interested applicants should submit a CV and covering letter to: estateoffice@holker.co.uk   Closing date for applications: 31st August 2018