Residential Development Manager - National Practice

qed legal
Birmingham, West Midlands
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Residential Development Manager - National Practice

A highly regarded Legal 500 listed national commercial practice is seeking to appoint a Senior Residential Conveyancing Fee Earner to join the firms' envied Real Estate Team in a managerial role and be based at the firms' flagship office in Birmingham city centre and deal with residential development in conjunction with the firms Real Estate Team.

The firm is well known as a very strong commercial practice that acts for predominantly high profile clients in a variety of sectors covering real estate, residential property, corporate finance, commercial services, energy and technology to name a few.

The strength and breadth of the Real Estate Teams' client base is unparalleled and this role will provide excellent opportunities to work with leading national and international Plc's, property developers, investors, landlords, occupiers and public sector bodies.

Working closely with experienced real estate solicitors, you will be involved in managing a team of fee earners who deal with site development following land acquisition. A large proportion of the teams' work emanates from handling the final stages of the development process where the team specifically handles plot sales.

You will have experience of preparing site set up information packs to include the preparation of draft contracts, site set up documentation and title packs. You will have had exposure of client liaison in relation to approval of transfers and final estate layout plans and you will be familiar with deeds of easements and covenants as well as infrastructure and utility agreements. Ideally you will hold a formal, recognised property qualification although this is by no means a pre-requisite.

As well as having strong technical skills, you will have a "can do" attitude, a genuine desire to progress and develop and have the enthusiasm to go the extra mile to service client needs. You will have great communication skills and be able be a technical referral point to team members to provide support and guidance in addition to supporting the Head of Department.

Given the firms' standing in the market you will naturally receive a competitive salary and benefits package which includes a substantial holiday allowance of 27 days with the option to carry some entitlement over, as well as private healthcare and medical insurance and a host of other benefits.

This is an outstanding opportunity for those with site acquisition set up experience who want to move to a firm that promotes an environment with no office politics or bureaucracy and where each team member is trusted to utilise their experience and work with little supervision.

For more information on this Senior Site Set Up Residential Conveyancing Manager role please contact Matt Robinson at QED Legal.