Legal Director - Land

19 Oct 2021
16 Nov 2021
Tom Shaw
In House Counsel
Commercial Property
Full Time

A UK-leading property developer is seeking to recruit an experienced Real Estate Lawyer to join the business in the newly-formed position of Legal Land Director.

With offices in the North West, Midlands and South of England, the Legal Land Director can be based from any of these locations with a mix of office- and home-working.

The Role

Reporting into the General Counsel, the Legal Land Director will be responsible for managing the three Land teams in each office, ensuring a uniform and high calibre approach is taken to a range of matters including:

- The acquisition of land;
- The sale of parcels of land to third parties; and
- Options and Development agreements.

The successful candidate will liaise with key internal stakeholders across the business as well as manage the legal budget, as well as personally take charge of business critical matters relating to the Land side of the business.

The Person

The successful candidate will be c+ PQE with demonstrable management experience and ideally exposure to the house building sector.

On offer is a strong salary and package, a significant strategic remit and substantial flexible working.

BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.