In-House Property Counsel - Landmark Group

Greater Manchester
Negotiable, Competitive
12 Apr 2021
10 May 2021
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Level

In-House Property Counsel - Landmark Group

The Group

Established in 2000, Landmark Group has grown and innovated throughout its history. The Group and has three primary areas of operation: Landmark Investments, Landmark Collections and LDS Sales Guarantees. We have a current acquisition pipeline of £80m+ comprising of circa 8,300 additional units, and we manage a 21,000+ unit ground rent portfolio. We have issued over £500m of Sales Guarantees, a unique offering for SME developers and lenders.

At this stage in our growth, we require an experienced In-House Property Solicitor with specific experience of Residential matters to support us in improving our processes and speeding up everything we do.

The work

This is Landmark Group’s first solicitor appointment and as such your work will be varied and interesting. Day to day it will incorporate property transaction assistance, helping to run acquisitions, sales and financing matters, as well as managing relationships with external lawyers. You will develop legal templates, systems and processes, and provide regular reports on issues and risks of transactions, alongside assisting with property portfolio management.

Other work will include making a real contribution to strategic business projects and indeed Board/Exec commercial decision making. You will train and educate staff, and deal with ad hoc legal matters that arise in the running the business.


You will be a Property Solicitor with at least 5 years PQE in private practice and/or in an in-house role in the Property sector and will bring with you knowledge and expertise within residential property work.

Landmark Group is a small high performing team so personal fit is critical - you will be able to explain complex legal issues and have a commercial approach to your work with the ability to work confidently on your own initiative and be a true advisor to this entrepreneurial business. You will enjoy working at pace and be adaptable to the changing needs of the group as it grows, and there will be a great opportunity for the right person to progress with the business as they expand in the coming years.

Salary is competitive. This can be a full or part time appointment and will be based mainly from the Bolton head office, with the ability to work from home for part of the week.

How to apply

For further information and a confidential discussion about this opportunity to join Landmark Group at this exciting stage, please contact our exclusively retained consultants Think Legal Recruitment. Please email in the first instance. All applications from third party or direct candidates will be forwarded to Think Legal Recruitment for their consideration

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