Property Solicitor NQ

Search Legal
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
08 Jul 2019
05 Aug 2019
Sarah Fleming
Full time
Contract type

My client is seeking a newly qualified solicitor to join their boutique firm in Manchester City Centre.

Candidates should ideally have both commercial and residential experience to deal with the following workload:

* Commercial Property
* Commercial Leases
* Planning
* Business Sales & Purchases
* Residential Sales & Purchases
* New Build Leasehold
* Residential Lease Extension
* Residential Freehold Purchases

The Ideal Candidate:

* Interested in developing the department and to win new work
* Good understanding of landlord & tenant law, commercial property and conveyancing
* Ability to draft all the usual documents involved in property transactions
* Maintain a case list and diary for each stage of the process
* Must be self-motivated, driven and does not require supervision for day to day conduct of work a complex and varied workload
* Ability to hit the ground running desirable but some training could be provided
* Experience of delivering exceptional customer/client service
* Self-discipline to take responsibility own work and deadlines
* Strong IT skills to use case management system
* Ability to time record and mange billable time on files
* Excellent attention to detail and continuously striving for self-improvement
* Enthusiastic, keen and proactive

Employee Benefits:

* Company pension scheme
* Small team in lovely city centre offices
* Early access to good quality work and client
* Greater exposure to fee earning work than traditional firms
* Exposure to various legal disciplines -you won't be pigeon holed into one area of law
* You won't be competing with hundreds of others for progression within the firm
* The more successful our small firm becomes, the more opportunities there will be for you
* No glass ceilings - the role will become what you make it
* This is a great opportunity and you will start on a salary of £27,000. You will also have support and manage a team consisting of 2 paralegals and a legal assistant.

For further information or a discussion in confidence, please contact Sarah Fleming in Search Consultancy's Legal Division.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

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