Conveyancing Admin Assistant

York, North Yorkshire
Negotiable depending on experience
29 May 2019
29 Jun 2019
Full time
Contract type

One of North Yorkshire’s largest and most established law firms seeks a Paralegal to join their Conveyancing department. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious candidate to develop their career in a growing firm with genuine long-term opportunities for development. They are passionate about developing their staff and are both Lexcel and Investors in People accredited. The department specialise in numerous transactions including: sales and purchases, transfer of equity, re-mortgages, planning and boundary enquires and investment property. This role will provide a high level of administrative support to the Legal Advisers within that team.

Supporting experienced Fee Earners within the Conveyancing department, you will be responsible for:

  • Preparing correspondence and documents through audio and copy typing,
  • Opening client files on case management system Proclaim,
  • Dealing with clients both face to face and over the phone.

You will need:

  • A minimum of 6 months experience as an Admin Assistant in conveyancing,
  • Experience in audio and copy typing,
  • Experience of use of IT systems; digital dictation, case management, MS Word and Outlook,
  • Excellent communication skills, in person and via the telephone.

Competitive salary and benefits package including; 25 days holiday plus statutory, a health cash plan and a company pension scheme, fantastic staff discounts, plus more. They also  provide a fully supportive background to your Continuous Professional Development within a friendly team environment.