Job Vacancy

We’re Hiring a Principal Land Referencing Manager

Full Time

Land Referencing Services

25th March 2021

An exciting opportunity within this dynamic and fast-growing business awaits the right candidates.

We are looking for an experienced Principal Land Referencing Manager, who will take the lead role in the delivery of projects to clients and will be responsible for the maintenance and development of our land referencing database.

About the Position

Taking overall responsibility of all deliverables and compliance, in that they have been checked for quality, completeness, compliant with current rules, regulations and guidance and they meet the client’s technical expectations and delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner.


» Take the lead in the maintenance and development of our land referencing database

» Develop and mentor the team ensuring growth, knowledge and skills transfer

» Responsible for delivering projects, ensuring all are delivered on time, to the desired quality and margin

» Provide leadership and assist in process improvement and governance activities

» Manage and report on progress against plan and monthly progress reporting

» To think strategically, plan effectively and prioritise own work load and project teams

» To inform Delivery Manager of imminent delivery dates and any project issues in relation to technical issues, training, supplier, planning, client, change in scope and quality/etc.

» Successfully manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders

» Sign-off the proof of process results for all projects

» Undertake technical reviews and audits

» Report and escalate issues and risks to senior management

» Perform risk management to minimise project risks

» Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation


» Expert knowledge of statutory CPO and land referencing processes

» Educated to degree level and have knowledge of and/or experience in, land law, surveying, conveyancing, land referencing, planning, property or a similar discipline

» At least 5 years’ experience in a project management
and/or technical role

» Results driven with excellent attention to detail

» Client facing and an excellent communicator, verbal and
written skills

» Flexibility – ability to work additional hours, travel and stay away from home where necessary

» Proven work experience in project management with a
hands-on attitude

» Solid organisational skills including attention to detail
and multi-tasking

» Strong working knowledge of MS Office

» Must be a good people manager and have a flexible approach
to working hours

» Holder of a current UK driving licensee


If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to be considered for this role, please send your CV to:

Job Vacancy overview


» Principal Land Referencing Manager

» Full-time position

» Telford Shropshire

If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to be considered for this role, please send your CV to:


About the Company

LRS provide specialist land referencing consultancy and support throughout the UK, managing and delivering Compulsory Purchase Order, Development Consent Order and Hybrid Bill projects.
The largest, dedicated land referencing specialists in the UK - our strength is our skilled team of Directors, Managers, Project Managers, Team Leaders, experienced Land Referencers and Administrators who have a broad knowledge of all aspects of the land referencing process.

We always recommend the best solution for individual client requirements, using our unique range of services that extend from traditional to contemporary innovations. We also provide advice and training guidance on all aspects of the Land Referencing process, Book of Reference and Land Plans.

LRS have managed and delivered projects across a wide range of sectors including most of the major transport, utilities, telecommunications, regeneration, housing and infrastructure schemes in the UK

Industry experience.

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