Residential Property Assistant

Recruiter
RKRS Legal
Location
Reading
Salary
£20000 - £25000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Ref: SD3

I am currently working with a nationally recognised Law Firm. The Firm provides a full range of legal services to commercial and private clients; they are now looking for a Residential Property Assistant to join their office in Reading on a permanent full-time basis.

The ideal Residential property Legal Assistant will have a minimum of 6-12 months experience of assisting a Conveyancer; dealing with all types of Residential Property transactions, including Freehold, Leasehold and New Build. The legal assistant will be dealing with telephones calls from clients, estate agents and solicitors; also Receiving and checking mortgage instructions from lenders and undertaking specific tasks required. The Residential Property Legal Assistant will be carrying out any additional administration required during the conveyancing transaction, with responsibilities of Sending Terms and Conditions of Business, estimates of fees and disbursements.

This is an amazing opportunity for an experienced Residential Property Legal Assistant seeking a challenging and rewarding career within the Legal Sector; joining a successful Law Firm in Reading and progressing their career.

Required Skills & Experience:

• Supporting your Fee Earner in the management of their caseload
• Carrying out electronic ID checks on all clients and ensure these meet the required standard for AML
• Taking instructions from clients
• Sending Terms and Conditions of Business, estimates of fees and disbursements
• Carrying out OS2 and Bankruptcy searches and ensuring these remain in date
• Collating and sending or checking supporting documents
• Carrying out and checking pre-contract searches
• Receiving and checking mortgage instructions from lenders and undertaking specific tasks required
• Dealing with telephones calls from clients, estate agents and solicitors
• Carrying out any additional administration required during the conveyancing transaction

Vacancy Information:

• Location: Reading
• Salary range (DOE): £20,000 - 25,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday – Friday (full-time)
• Date: 14.07.2017
• Reference: SD3

To register your interest for this Vacancy, please select the Apply button below. Your C.V. is kept in the strictest of confidence and no details are divulged to any external parties. Should you require a discreet conversation, feel free to call Sarah Dean (Reading) who is able to provide further information and benefits on this Vacancy