Leasehold Officer

  • Location
    Barking, Essex
  • Salary
    £16.31/Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Housing
  • Job type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-052019-68328

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Leasehold Officer to join a public sector organisation based in East London.


The Sales, Leasing and Conveyancing team are responsible for the first encounter of residents seeking to buy a home, rent a commercial property or resent a reside property. The team manage the process of selling schemes and options to prospective home seekers. The team are responsible for delivery of detailed and complex aspects of the home ownership and leasehold process.


The purpose of this role will be to deliver a professional, commercially focused and flexible sales and leases function, delivering excellent services in respect of access to both commercial and residential properties.


Key duties would include:



  • Responsible for conducting standard and additional checks and searches in respect of property sale or purchase, assessing the outcomes of these and providing information and summaries to prospective purchasers.

  • Responsible for handling and coordinating interactions between prospective buyers, vendors and solicitors, and with tenants, leaseholders and other services and stakeholders as appropriate to align processes and timelines around tenancies, leases, purchases; disbursements, contracts and completion.

  • Responsible for managing timelines and cases for ending and creating new leases (commercial and residential) and for Reside lettings

  • As part of a team, carry out a range of functions to promote and support home ownership of all property purchases, including right to buy, right to invest or shared ownership

  • Manage new lets and re-lets for reside properties from beginning to end - from notification of property availability through to sign up and tenancy start

  • Understand and keep up to date with developments regarding private sector and affordable rentals, conveyancing, and property sales and leasing for registered social and commercial landlords

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Sabrina Bigby