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Assistant Estate Manager

***Please note this job has now expired***
Contract typePermanent
Contract lengthn/a
OrganisationMeyrick Estate Management Limited
LocationHinton Admiral Estate, Dorset (edge of the New Forest)
SalaryCompetitive salary with housing provided
HoursFull time

Job details

Hinton Admiral is the home of the Meyrick family and the Estate today is a 300-year old organisation.  The Estate occupies much of the undeveloped land between the New Forest and the Bournemouth /Poole/Christchurch emerging city. The Estate has a diverse portfolio of assets and operating businesses including farms, a large residential letting portfolio, forestry, heathland, flood meadows, solar farms and over 300,000 sq. ft. of buildings, many of which are ripe for redevelopment.

The Estate is looking to create a new position, Assistant Estate Manager for Environment and Urban Fringe, to manage the consequences of the imminent development of the Christchurch Urban Extension so that its impact on the Estate and the south-western quarter of the New Forest National Park is a positive one as well as manage the existing workload of a busy estate office.

The Assistant Estate Manager will support and report to the Estate Manager, but will also have regular contact with the Group Principal, George W. Meyrick.

The Position

Overseeing the successful delivery of the Roeshot Suitable Alternative Natural Greenspace, a new 80 acre recreational space which will be managed by the Estate

Delivering a wider portfolio of SANG projects

Designing, advocating and delivering change to the highway and public rights of way network to remove inappropriate vehicle user and to support National Park purposes

Traditional rural estate management functions such as leasing and licensing; regulatory compliance; property inspections; growing the grazing business; maintaining the rent roll; and budget preparation, delivery and reporting

The Individual

Want to work in a rural environment with a strong urban edge

Want to make things happen

Have experience of environmental or similar project management

Have property lettings experience including terrier software, property rental administration and a range of property letting contracts

Have experience of instructing contractors and directing works

Be able to establish good relationships and handle pressured situations

Have relevant professional or educational qualifications, such as a degree with an environmental, property or Town & Country Planning law component, or equivalent experience

Want to work as an integral member of the team

For further information please contact Meyrick Estate Management -, no agencies please

Closing date2018-10-23