Land and Development

Whether you are a land buyer, land manager or a development manager, demand and supply of land and development jobs will always be determined by political and economic external influences and the development cycle. With housing at the forefront of the political agenda, challenges in planning and availability of land and the continuous pendulum swing between public and private funding the residential development industry is fast paced and exciting.

This is where our residential development recruitment team can help you and your land and development career. We closely track employment trends in demand across the development cycle to strategically advise on your next career move and ultimately help find you a land and development job that not only suits your skills but offers longevity, reward and progression.

We only represent the very best in land and development for both job seeker and employer across every stage of the development cycle and every level of seniority. The land and development jobs we recruit are on behalf of not only leading multi-site developers with iconic inner city schemes, but boutique single-site developers offering unique scope to stand out and make a difference. We also recruit on behalf of industry leading consultancies both in the private including public sector including housing associations and charities.

Find out the latest land and development surveyor salaries and employment trends in our property salary report.

Our Development Clients

Meet Our Development Team


We have worked with Deverell Smith since the inception of Knight Dragon. They are personable and dedicated. More importantly they take the time to understand our business and the role.

CEO for Knight Dragon
Deverell Smith Limited, 2nd Floor, Cannon Green, 1 Suffolk Lane, London, EC4R 0AX Tel: 020 7291 0900