An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Conveyancing Assistant to join a leading national law firm based in Manchester.
To support Solicitors/Legal Executives/Licensed Conveyancers/Paralegals (fee earners), enabling them to provide quality legal advice by way of a pro-active Conveyancing service to the firm’s clients.
The main responsibilities will be:
Assist fee earners in managing their caseloads of purchase, sale, re-mortgage and other associated matters for both freehold and leasehold properties.
Ensure strong service delivery for clients and work providers through pro-active assistance to the fee earners.
Work to specified SLA’s set by the department.
Ensure housekeeping matters on files are closely managed.
Refer cases and other relevant matters to fee earners/ supervisor to ensure quality legal advice is provided and compliance with the firm’s policies and procedures.
Attend and contribute to team/practice area meetings and comply with directions/decisions made to ensure team objectives achieved.
Keep up to date with changes in relevant law and practice and attend appropriate training events to ensure up to date legal knowledge and best practice.
We are looking for someone with around 2 years plus conveyancing experience.
The ideal candidate would be ideally working towards a relevant qualification (ILEX, CLC or similar) which would be desirable.
The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate strong IT ability and confidence in using a range of computer packages, including the full suite of Microsoft Office applications.
If you’re a self-motivated a Paralegal/Assistant looking for an important role then we’d like to hear from you.
In addition to your competitive basic salary we have an exciting benefits package including a contributory pension scheme, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, discounted legal services, 25 days hols (this increases with the length of service), discounted online shopping, season ticket loans, childcare vouchers.