Commercial Property Solicitor/FCILEx/Senior Paralegal

Recruiter
Mr
Location
City of Bristol
Salary
Up to £41,000
Posted
02 May 2019
Closes
02 Jun 2019
Ref
dm
Position
Paralegal, Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Commercial Property Solicitor/FCILEx/Senior Paralegal

My client is a national law practice of around 900 employees operating from offices all over the UK

We are a full service legal Company committed to delivering high-quality professional services in a cost-effective and approachable manner to institutions, businesses and individuals.

Their busy property department based in Queen Square, Bristol, is looking for an experienced case handler to join our close-knit team. The successful candidate will be able to confidently use a case management system, deal with freehold and leasehold acquisitions and disposals and Landlord and tenant matters for commercial and corporate clients and will be able to build rapport with existing and new clients. It is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Commercial Property Solicitor who is looking to develop their career.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Confidently handling own case load with particular emphasis on your specialist field to service the Company's clients;
  • Managing and taking responsibility for your own files and making effective use of the firm's case management system;
  • Showing a sound understanding and technical knowledge of the principles and issues in your area of expertise and property law generally;
  • Maintaining and improving existing client relations;
  • Managing expectations of clients and effectively dealing with any complaints that arise as in line with Company policy;
  • Effective communication with clients;
  • Occasional marketing and attendance at networking events;
  • Assist in training members of staff.

Essential experience required:

  • All aspects of real estate acquisitions;
  • Portfolio management;
  • Commercial Landlord and Tenant work;
  • Developments and disposal transactions.

Key skills/competencies required:

  • Self–sufficient whilst also having the necessary qualities to work as part of a team;
  • Strong technical skills and knowledge;
  • Possess excellent problem solving, organisational and verbal/written communication skills;
  • Competent at using a case management system;
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and targets;
  • Fully IT literate.
  • Fully qualified Solicitor/FCILEx or with equivalent experience

The firm are Investors in People accredited since 1998 and positively encourage their staff to progress and develop within the Company. The firm offer  wide range of benefits, include a generous holiday entitlement, flexible benefits (including pension, childcare vouchers, bikes for work and health screening), bonus scheme and development opportunities. They have an active social committee and support various charities/fundraising events across the UK. We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from a wide range of candidates.

 

For a confidential discussion on this role please contact Daniel Mason at our head offices