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.


Principal Planning Officer (Development Management)

Broxbourne Borough Council are looking for an applicant interested in enhancing their experience of managing applications for largescale residential, commercial, retail and leisure developments, then this role is for you. Applicants should be chartered members of the RTPI with previous experience managing major applications. They must have strong design skills, be excellent communicators with the ability to independently write clear and concise reports. The ability to provide mentorship to junior officers and deputise for the Development Management Service Manager is also desirable. Above all, they must be able to demonstrate that they will make a positive difference to Broxbourne.

Salary: from £43,543 to £47,391 per year (inc. of market supplement) plus essential user car allowance + up to 18.5% employer pension contributionHours: 37 hours per week.

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Design and Planning Officer

Dacorum Borough Council are looking for a Design and Planning Officer, this post will act as a lead for aspects of design and planning for Hemel Garden Communities. You will be work with the team, engaging with strategic stakeholders, master developers and landowners/developers to deliver an outstanding development and transformational proposals based on the programme ambitions.   Partnership working is critical to this role and you will be required to work positively with internal and external partners. You will also ensure the two-way flow of relevant information and updates and provide briefings as required. 
Salary: £32,076 - £39,639 per annum (inclusive of London Fringe Weighting and consolidated car allowance at higher band)

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Principal Building Control Surveyor

Watford Borough Council are looking for a Principal Building Control Surveyor. This post will ensure that the borough’s growth is built safely and to the latest standards. You will assist and deputise for the Building Control Team Leader in the management and provision of Building Control Services and allocate, prioritise and monitor the daily work of the Building Control Team.

Salary: £43,719 - £47,743
Hours: 37

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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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