Commercial Property Paralegal

Recruiter
Circle Recruitment
Location
Stratford-upon-Avon
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Commercial Property Paralegal- 12 months fixed term contract.
  • £18,000-£21,000
  • Stratford-upon-Avon

My client, a well known legal 500 law firm are on the lookout for an experienced commercial property/real estate paralegal to join their Commercial Property department.

Your key duties will be:

  • carrying out post exchange work for the team, this will include preparing completion statements, drafting replies to requisitions, carrying out registrations and preparing telegraphic transfers
  • completing SDLT forms
  • providing paralegal and administrative support to a large team
  • opening and closing of files and conducting conflict searches
  • dealing with general correspondence
  • handling telephone calls, and handling queries and enquiries where appropriate
  • the production of forms and documentation
  • drafting of documents

Skills and experience you will have:

  • a minimum of 6 months' previous experience in a commercial property paralegal / fee earner role
  • experience of using a case management system

Key competencies you will need:

  • to be able to prioritise your workload effectively whilst coping with changing demands
  • to be able to work well under pressure
  • to be able to communicate clearly with others

About you - you will be:

  • self-motivated and with a desire to succeed
  • tidy, well organised and motivated
  • able to self-manage and take ownership of problems
  • highly enthusiastic, willing to go the extra mile and be happy to go beyond the job description
  • respectful towards others and have a positive, willing and 'can do' attitude
  • keen to learn, interested in driving your own career progression and be proactive in taking ownership of this

Ideally you will have the LPC qualification or be working towards it.

Please apply or contact Mehreen Arif at Circle Recruitment for further information.

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