Working in Property in Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire extends an invitation to you to support its work with its diverse communities to help shape environments for future generations.

Hertfordshire’s Landscape

Hertfordshire’s landscape includes stunning countryside, large, medium and small urban developments and is host to varied businesses including academic, pharmaceutical, aerospace, film and television.


Property Work in Hertfordshire

The important work undertaken by our teams in a variety of partner organisations supports the growth of thriving, independent communities as well as to make better use of land and assets owned by public authorities for service delivery and to save money.

The work is varied and includes the ability to influence policy decisions, support the transformation of service delivery, and have the opportunity to be involved in redesigning environments from which people deliver public sector services.

Our property professionals are custodians of the public owned estate – managing and improving it for future generations.

We can offer support in attaining professional qualifications and reaching standards such as RICS and CIOB. Specialising in the built environment, a property career in Hertfordshire can provide the opportunity to help deliver large-scale development projects such as the Hatfield Renewal Partnership’s work in Hatfield town centre, which has been shortlisted for three national awards

We are always looking for talented individuals to join our teams across Hertfordshire.


Current Vacancies

Estates Surveyor

Description: North Hertfordshire District Council is looking for an estates surveyor to join its commercial directorate. You will be involved in managing the council’s property portfolio and advising the council on property acquisitions and disposals to maximise income and capital receipts, and to generally help secure value for money.
Salary: From £39,000 per year
Hours: 37 hours per week
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Senior Property Lawyer

Description: Broxbourne Borough Council and Epping Forest District Council have recently joined their Legal Services teams, offering an excellent variety of work and opportunities to operate in two interesting and diverse environments, with the partnership offering new horizons. The partnership is also looking to recruit a property law expert who will be responsible for undertaking the more complex property transactions, including general conveyancing, commercial leases, and associated matters across both councils.
Salary: Up to £26,885 per year (pay award pending)
Hours: 21 hours per week
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Planning Officer (Development Management)

Description: Hertsmere are looking for a planning officer (development management) who has the drive and ambition to help us deliver an excellent service with the aim of being the leading development management service in Hertfordshire, alongside a desire to shape and improve the borough. If you think you have what it takes to join our vibrant team please let us know.
Salary: £18,987 – £34,802 per year plus car allowance (depending on skills and experience)
Hours: 36 hours per week
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Principal Planning Officer

Description: Watford Borough Council are looking for a new principal planning officer, who will be responsible for a varied and exciting caseload focusing on major planning applications. We have an ambitious programme of investment and are seeking an experienced principal planning officer with a track record of enabling development, growth and place making.
Salary: £37,750 - £41,634 per year
Hours: 37 hours per week
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The following organisations have partnered together to highlight the property opportunities currently on offer across the county.
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