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Forestry England - South District - Assistant Land Agent

Job Description:

Forestry England is the largest land manager and custodian of the nation’s public forests. We have around 1,000 committed staff looking after more land and more trees than any other organisation. It’s a job that never stops growing.

We are looking for an experienced Assistant Land Agent to join our dedicated Estates team in the South District. As one of four Land Agents, you’ll help to lead, manage and advise on legal and property management matters across our estate in West Sussex, Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Dorset and South Wiltshire. You will need to be a qualified member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

A confident communicator and negotiator, you’ll work closely with staff, landlords, tenants, external consultants and members of the public to provide specialist advice and guidance on our residential, commercial and agricultural estate. You’ll also use your commercial and business acumen to scope and explore new income generation opportunities beyond our existing estate and properties.

This is an exciting time to join the South Forest District as we look to secure and grow our economic, social, and natural capital of our forests and land. In return, we offer an attractive salary and benefits package including generous annual leave and a government pension scheme. We also provide a range of training and learning opportunities to help you develop your skills.

For further details about this exciting role visit:

or for an informal chat, please contact Mike Graham on tel: 0300 067 4214

Closing date: 12pm on 21st March 2021

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