Assistant Regional Legal Counsel

Legal Norcross, Georgia


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Position at Century Complete

Job Description

 

 

Position Title:  Assistant Regional Legal CounselDepartment: Legal

A pioneer in online and affordable homebuying, Century Complete knows what it takes to be a market gamechanger, and that includes providing you with all the resources, opportunities and benefits to build a thriving and rewarding career. We’re also a proud Century Communities company, one of the top 10 homebuilders in the U.S. and the fastest-growing public builder for three years in a row.

Team members enjoy an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with employer match, paid time off and sick leave, plus home and mortgage discounts. We also offer competitive salaries with the potential for discretionary bonuses and/or commission structure (depending on the position).

Century Complete believes everyone should be able to achieve the dream of homeownership. That’s why we offer more home for less money through our industry-leading online “Buy Now” process,  providing cost-saving efficiencies that help first-time homebuyers break the rent cycle, while maintaining the same quality craftsmanship and attention to detail that buyers expect from a Century Communities company. As we lead the way in bringing this groundbreaking process to new markets, we’re proud to make homeownership accessible to even more aspiring homebuyers across the country.

We understand that our mission of building, financing and insuring more home for less money is only possible with the best talent in the industry. If that’s you—if you’re a self-starter, changemaker and thoughtful collaborator ready to take their career to the next level—then apply today!

 

A qualified candidate would be expected to provide the following types of support to their internal clients and the Legal Department.
 

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Proven ability to independently structure, draft, manage, negotiate and close sophisticated real estate transactions
  • Litigation and outside counsel management
  • Client counseling on legal requirements and legal risks
  • Legal process development and legal workflow improvement
  • Corporate representation
  • Analyze and maintain standard contracts and other business documents
  • Assist in drafting, implementing and administrating legal policies and procedures
  • Assist in the closing of real estate purchases, to include coordination of all aspects of the transaction, including due diligence review, monitoring contingencies, conducting title, survey and environmental reviews, preparing title objections, addressing zoning issues, clearing title and survey matters and preparing conveyance and closing documents
  • Assist in drafting and reviewing land purchase contracts
  • Keep abreast of legislative changes

REQUIREMENTS:

  • A Juris Doctor or equivalent degree in law from an accredited law school with proven academic success
  • Current license to practice law in any state, Georgia preferred.
  • Experience (1 year minimum) in relevant real estate and/or construction law with a law firm or corporation
  • Outstanding client management skills with an ability to inspire confidence and trust with a variety of clients
  • Ability to work with complex legal issues, including drafting and negotiation of real estate transactions
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication (professional writing sample may be requested as part of the hiring process)
  • Demonstrated ability to balance and prioritize among multiple projects and initiatives and timely follow up
  • Flexibility and willingness to learn new areas of law
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Analytical abilities and aptitude in problem-solving
  • Permitted to work in the USA
  • Ability to travel 10 - 20% 

 

 

 

 

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