Conveyancing Solicitor/Legal Executive

Location
England, Leicestershire, Leicester
Salary
£32000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
13 Feb 2019
Closes
13 Mar 2019
Ref
AC51402
Contact
Andrew Canning
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Senior Conveyancer/Conveyancing Solicitor

Leicester

£32,000 - £40,000

Senior Conveyancer / Conveyancing Solicitor

A well established and highly respected law firm in Leicester are looking to add a Senior Conveyancer / Conveyancing Solicitor to their team. This role presents an opportunity for an ambitious Conveyancer to join a team working on New Build Conveyancing files in a busy and challenging environment.

Working with a number of developers, this role benefits from good existing relationships and would include leading a team of more junior conveyancers and paralegals.

Full legal/administrative support is on offer to aid with a busy workload.

Candidates would be expected to handle their own files and a caseload of around 120 files, and supervise a team working on further files.

Duties and responsibilities would include:

* Manage and progress conveyancing transactions in a timely manner including:
o Review developer contract packs and raise enquiries
o Check search results
o Check mortgage offer
o Draft and prepare client reports
o Check and submit Help to Buy paperwork
o Deal with complex client queries and correspondence
o Check and sign files off for exchange of contracts
o Check and sign indents for completions
* Comply with team reporting procedures.
* Supervise, delegate and check work of Conveyancers and Paralegals.
* Assist and train Conveyancers and support Paralegal training.
* Ensure client care standards are met.
* Provide support when other Team Leaders are on holiday or otherwise out of the office

Due to the supervisory element to this role, applications are particularly welcomed from Solicitors / Legal Executives with 3 years + PQE

Please send me your CV for immediate consideration

Please contact Andrew Canning, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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