Operational Living

Director of Leasing


£70,000 - £75,000  

Per annum


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Johan Keutcha

Consultant | Operational Living

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An exciting opportunity to be responsible for an impressive UK wide BTR portfolio!

Are you a dynamic leader with a passion for residential real estate and a proven track record in leasing management? This is an exciting leadership opportunity for an individual with a proven track record in residential leasing management. Embark on a transformative career journey with this modern client, a pioneering force in the realm of real estate innovation!

This award winning client is a leading property management firm committed to creating exceptional living environments for their residents. They believe in fostering a sense of community and providing top-notch resident services to ensure their properties are more than just places to live – they are vibrant, welcoming communities.

This client has created one of the best working environments in the industry which is why their headcount increased by over 14% the past 2 years, with team currently standing at 40,000+ across Europe, Asia, Africa and more.

The wellbeing of their staff is important to them which is reflected in the various incentives they provide such as a Personal Development Plan, Enhanced Pension Plan, Charity Leave etc. This great environment has resulted in them achieving a 4.0 rating on Glassdoor.

As the Director of Leasing, you are not just a leader; you're a trailblazer. Dive into the heartbeat of their leasing operations, charting a course for success with strategic vision and a creative edge. Your canvas? Circa 7000 units across the UK, with a further 6 build to rent assets to launch throughout 2024. You will lead a high-performing team, overseeing all aspects of leasing operations, optimising revenue, and enhancing the overall resident experience.


  • Manage leasing compliance comprehensively, keeping all teams informed about legislative changes. Supervise internal auditing procedures.
  • Execute business plans and leasing strategies across various sectors within the Residential Management department, including Build-to-Rent and PRS.
  • Take charge of the marketing and lettings strategy for new assets/instructions.
  • Foster strong relationships with all clients.


  • You're probably wondering what the catch is. Well, you need to have experience of doing lease up strategy and delivery of a BTR development.
  • You will need a documented success history in the Build-to-Rent sector.
  • You need to possess strong communication skills.
  • You will need significant Residential Lettings experience.

We are looking to attract talent from all areas of the property industry for this position. We endeavour to have a fair recruitment process. So apply in any way that suits you: text message, video message, CV - the more creative the better.

Consultant | Operational Living

Johan Keutcha

Starting out his recruitment career in 2022, specialising in Project Management & Development. Johan made the move to Oyster in 2023, ambitious to progress and better himself. Johan quickly found his feet, building a quick rapport with his cheeky but charming nature.
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