Leasehold Compliance Officer

Recruiter
Peabody
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£32,000 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2018
Closes
12 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Peabody has an exciting opportunity for a Leasehold Compliance Officer to join our team in London. The successful applicant will join us on a full time, fixed term basis of 9 months and will receive a salary of £32,000 per annum.

The new organisation will be a significantly larger, more diverse organisation, employing over 3,000 people. This is a challenging role part of a growing business and adding significant value by providing expert advice, support to other departments within the organisation. The role requires excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the natural ability to network and build effective relationships with key stakeholders across the organisation.

Key responsibilities of our Leasehold Compliance Officer:

- Maintain systems to ensure appropriate and accurate records with regards to leasehold, shared ownership and freehold ownership, accounts and other relevant information
- Assist in the preparation for and attendance at First Tier Tribunal or the County Court
- Provide advice, assistance and guidance within Peabody on the lease and the practical application of the legislation with regards to leasehold management ensuring that Peabody remains compliant in this area and reduces financial and reputational risk
- Administer lease related transactions such as alterations, subletting, assignments within agreed policies and timescales

Skills/experience required by our Leasehold Compliance Officer:

- Sound knowledge and experience of the law and practical application in relation to leasehold and shared ownership properties
- Sound knowledge and experience of leasehold management in a social housing or mixed tenure environment
- Sound knowledge and practical experience of leaseholder, shared owner or freehold arrears issues and the associated legislation
- Experience of representing Landlords in relation to breaches of covenant (including service charge disputes) at the First-Tier Tribunal (FTT) and the County Court
- Experience in consultation, invoicing and related requirements under the lease and s20 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 (as amended)
- Demonstrable high levels of customer service even in difficult and challenging circumstances
- GCSE Maths and English Language, Grade 4 or above or equivalent

Closing date & time: 28th June 218 – 5pm

If you feel you have the skills and experience needed to become our Leasehold Compliance Officer please click ‘Apply’ now to be directed to our careers page and complete your application. Please monitor your emails also during this time.

Peabody is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

NO AGENCY INTEREST

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