The Althorp Estate – Estate Manager, Northamptonshire

REF: 10103

Salary: Competitive salary package

With ambitions for growth and sustainability, The Althorp Estate is a forward thinking, multi-enterprise business which extends to approximately 13,500 acres and comprises three main Estates, Althorp in Northamptonshire, North Creake in North Norfolk, and Wormleighton in Warwickshire, together with land in Hertfordshire and a portfolio of commercial and residential property in London.

A new opportunity has arisen for a dynamic Estate Manager with an innovative and professional approach, to take a leading role, with the support of the Estate team, managing the Estate’s land and property interests, which include residential, commercial, and agricultural portfolios, forestry, and shooting, and with a focus on new development opportunities.

Reporting directly to Lord Spencer and the Trustees, the role will be based at the Estate Office in Althorp, with occasional travel to London, Warwickshire and Norfolk as required. The successful candidate is likely to have the following attributes:

  • MRICS qualified, likely to have between 5-10 years PQE with a proven track record in optimising income streams on diverse rural estates and developing land.
  • Commercially aware, strategic thinker, able to apply strong financial management skills across large property portfolios.
  • A natural diplomat and effective leader, highly focussed on delivery whilst charismatic, approachable, and supportive with excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels.
  • Confident, energetic, tenacious and hands on with good attention to detail, organisational skills, and the ability to balance multiple priorities.

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