Conveyancing Assistant

Recruiter
Travail Employment Group
Location
Leicester
Salary
£18000 - £25000/annum bonus, pension
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Conveyancing Assistant / Legal Assistant

Role: Conveyancing Assistant / Legal Assistant
Type: Full time, permanent
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 per annum (DOE)
Benefits: 28 Days Holiday per Annum
Location: Leicestershire
Hours: 40 Hours per week. Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm

Our client is currently seeking a Conveyancing Assistant / Legal Assistant to join their fast expanding conveyancing department as part of a well-established reputable legal practice. This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly and dynamic legal practice. The successful candidate will be raising enquiries, reporting on the legal documentation, handling freehold and leasehold transactions and preparing accounts.

Key Responsibilities

* Previous experience within a similar Conveyancing Assistant / Legal Assistant role
* Answering the telephone and dealing with enquiries relating to individual matters
* Checking draft contract documentation
* Raising enquiries
* Reporting on the Legal documentation
* Handling Freehold and Leasehold transactions
* Preparing accounts
* Assisting Paralegal staff with preparation of documents, letters and contracts etc.
* Assisting with researching and analysing documents and case law to ensure the accuracy of advice and procedure.

Key Skills

* Suitable experience as a Legal Assistant with previous experience in a similar role within Conveyancing
* Ideally be able to assist on cases form inception to completion.
* A professional approach to work, integrity and a respect for confidentiality.
* Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
* Accuracy and attention to detail.
* Good numeracy and IT skills.
* Ability to plan work and prioritise tasks.
* Interpersonal skills, to work as part of a team or with other people and organisations.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Conveyancing Assistant / Legal Assistant to join a fast growing reputable Residential Property Solicitors Practice who strive to offer the highest levels of service and build on their solid reputation in the industry. If you are interested in finding out more, please contact me on (Apply online only) and email a copy of your CV in strictest confidence

Travail Employment Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy