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In-house Property Solicitor

England, South Yorkshire
Closing date
17 Dec 2023

Job Details

Sacco Mann are working with a leading house builder client who about to embark on an exciting and ambitious phase of their journey. The are looking to recruit an In-house Residential Property Solicitor or Conveyancer to join their team in Doncaster. The role would suit a residential property solicitor with a client facing and approachable manner, with experience handling their own caseload of residential sales and purchases, ideally with new build and/ or plot sales experience.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Managing a number of new build sites within a specific geographical area.
  • Dealing with the residential conveyancing process from the time that the plot is reserved off plan through to completion.
  • Visiting the build site regularly to stay informed about the progress of construction and any changes that may impact the conveyancing process.
  • Conducting necessary searches, such as land registry, local authority and environmental searches.
  • Preparing draft contracts for the sale of plots, ensuring they accurately reflect the terms and conditions agreed upon between the parties.
  • Prepare and exchange legal documents, including transfer deeds and any necessary declarations, in accordance with legal requirements and client preferences.
  • Handle the registration of property transfers.
  • Dealing with post completion formalities.

The role is likely to open up through the passage of time and will offer the potential to assist on commercial matters as well as recruiting understudies in time, given elevation and tangible career progression.

For a confidential conversation regarding this In-house Residential Property Solicitor role, please contact or call his DL on 0113 467 9789.


Sacco Mann are specialist Legal Recruiters recognised as regional experts with a genuine interest in, as well as knowledge of, their marketplace. We are renowned for giving clear and straightforward career advice and true quality of service.

We have thirteen experienced consultants focussing on legal recruitment, encompassing the Commercial, General Practice, Public Sector and In House positions, both permanent and locum. In addition two consultants specialise within the Patents and Trademarks sector.

We feel that much of our success has been due to the fact that we:

- try to accurately guage and understand what both candidates and clients require and indeed that which they are able to offer and then bring the two together
- have a demonstrable knowledge of the marketplace. Fundamentally what you need is not merely someone who can post your CV to a practice, but someone whose strength of contacts within the firms can add value, ensuring that you are given proper consideration
- discuss each role with you thoroughly and get prior clearance before a CV is submitted. This is an extremely important for protecting confidentiality and avoiding duplication
- brief you fully prior to any interviews, ensuring that you know what the role entails and how the interview will be run. We also give you honest interview feedback - if you don't do very well in an interview you can always learn from the experience
- are accessible and return your calls

Why use Sacco Mann?

Principally because we believe that the points outlined above are fundamental. We enjoy recruitment, and we are good at it, because we genuinely enjoy assisting people make positive career moves. We don't shuffle paper because we know our marketplace and are therefore in a position to give reliable, knowledgeable and practical advice.

The vast majority of our applicants and clients are at pains to thank us for the advice and service that we provide and we believe the high level of referral business is a direct result of the fact that lawyers value our input.

  • Leeds Tel: 0113 245 3338
  • Manchester Tel: 0161 831 6890
  • Midlands Tel: 0845 241 5644
  • London Tel: 203 440 5628
Company info
Vantage Point
Hardman Street
M3 3HF

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