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

Senior Planning Officer

Description: Hertfordshire County Council are looking for an experienced planning professional to join our multi-disciplinary property team. An opportunity currently exists within the Property Planning Team for a Senior Planning Officer. You should have a minimum of 5 years’ town planning experience, including development management, and preferably RTPI membership
Salary: £39,782 - £45,591 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week 
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Senior Property Solicitor (1 Year FTC)

Description: Watford Borough Council is recruiting a high calibre property lawyer with in-depth EU and local government knowledge to take on a fresh challenge working with our progressive and exciting borough council. You’ll discover an area experiencing significant financial input (£1.4bn in public and private funding), making for an engaging and varied role.
Salary: £37,750 - £41,664 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
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Building Surveyor (Property Services)

Description: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council is recruiting a Building Surveyor to join our Asset Management team within Property Services (Housing). You will be part of a highly driven, professional team responsible for the management and delivery of various projects to the council's 9,000 housing stock.
Salary: £30,560 - £36,806 per annum inclusive of outer fringe allowance 
Hours: 37 hours per week
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Principal Planner

Description: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council is seeking driven and ambitious planners, who really want to reinterpret the ideals of the Garden City for the 21st century. As part of our vision for the future, we currently have an excellent opportunity for a Principal Planner.
Salary: Up to £45,021 per annum inclusive of outer fringe allowance
Hours: 37 hours per week
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Landscape Officer

Description: Hertfordshire County Council is recruiting for a Landscape Officer to provide professional landscape planning and design advice on development plans and a range of development proposals, in support of Hertfordshire local planning authorities.
Salary: £24,799 - £33,799 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
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Senior Estates Surveyor

Description: Borough of Broxbourne is seeking to employ a Senior Estates Surveyor to join its successful and expanding Property Services team, which manages a varied portfolio of property and related projects.
Salary: £43,097 - £45,233 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
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Senior Planning Officer (Development Management)

Description: Hertsmere Borough Council is located within southern Hertfordshire and only 12 miles from Central London.The borough provides an exciting opportunity to experience all aspects of planning.
Salary: Up to £38,600 per annum (depending on experience)
Hours: 36 hours per week
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