Attorney - Property Development and Real Estate - Lotus HR & Recruitment, Cape Town CBD

  • Cape Town CBD
  • Salary: R40 000.00 - R50 000.00 Per Month
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted by Lotus HR & Recruitment on Monday, February 3, 2020
  • Reference: 1634974
  • Employment Equity Position
  • Apply before Friday, April 3, 2020 - 44 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Lotus HR & Recruitment

Our client, a well-established high-end property development management company, seeks to employ a qualified and experienced Attorney/Legal advisor , for their newly established division, within Cape Town, but managing projects nationally. 

We would require a candidate who has experience in high-end and luxury property development experience, dealing with hospitality, retail and/or commercial projects. 

This role is at a mid-career level and would be ideal for a candidate with a proven and diverse portfolio but who is also able to work well as part of a small development team. 

 You will have a relevant Legal degree,  plus 5-10 years relevant and experience in the following: -

  • Monitor legal risk in real estate/property development documentation and advise clients accordingly.
  • Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for real estate/property development transactions.
  • Draft and negotiate property transactions in the high-end property market, retail, hospitality, residential and mixed use.
  • Draft routine leases and negotiate amendments for new tenants.
  • Ensure that appropriate approvals are in place before transactions are executed.
  • Manage regulatory and compliance related services.
  • Represent the company in purchases and development of properties, as well as manage and represent the company in existing portfolio in any legal and transactional manner necessary.
  • Defend the municipal code litigation.
  • Support legal and general advisory needs associated with a large-scale real estate portfolio.

Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period


Required Skills

  • contract drafting : 10 years or more
  • legal advisory support : 10 years or more
  • Property Law Management : 10 years or more
  • Tenant Negotiations : 10 years or more

Apply before Friday, April 3, 2020 - 44 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Lotus HR & Recruitment

Lotus HR & Recruitment is a professional recruitment and HR services company, managed by the sole Director, who started her career in the Recruitment sector, in 2001. We specialise in the Technical, Engineering, Supply Chain, Petro-chem, FMCG, Manufacturing and Executive Management fields, with recent expertise gained in Finance and IT fields.  Lotus HR & Recruitment is based in Somerset West, however,  have a candidate and client base on a national level, working with small, medium and international clients.

We pride ourselves on efficient, effective and targeted personal service to our client base, with a solid understanding of the client’s requirements, in both skill set and in company culture dynamics, providing cost effective solutions to staffing requirements.