Client David Wilson Homes East Midlands, has recruited two new people to its land department as the Bardon-based firm steps up its search for new development sites.
Newly recruited John Turner (left) Gareth Staff (right) and centre Managing Director, John Reddington
The appointments come after the company announced that a total of 1,500 jobs will be created thanks to the launch of several new developments across Leicestershire. These positions are integral to this planned growth and will aid the firm secure new locations for its high quality new homes.
John Reddington, Managing Director at David Wilson Homes East Midlands said, “We’re obviously delighted to have more hands on deck to help us acquire new land for the division – which is also great news for the economy.
“One of the best ways to boost economic growth and employment is through building projects. A whole range of jobs are created as part of the process and the people who ultimately move into the new housing will also spend their wages locally, which translates into a significant boost for local retailers.”
Newly recruited John Turner, 23, from Newtown Linford has been appointed as a Land Buyer. He said “It’s great to have secured this position at a company of David Wilson Homes’ stature in a difficult time for graduates. I am looking forward to getting involved with the acquisition of new sites for future projects.”
Gareth Staff, aged 34 from Nottingham has been appointed as Senior Land Manager. He said, “It’s great to work with company where you have real faith in the company’s ethos and product. The role is extremely varied and I’m really enjoying my time here.”
From all here at Unsworth Sugden, best of luck for the future John and Gareth.